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Exactly one week after Iron Fist was canceled at Netflix, the streaming service has just axed another member of The Defenders from getting another season. Luke Cage has been canceled and will no longer be getting a third season order, which came as a surprise to showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker and his writers room. Get the details below. Read More »
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The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.
In this edition, take a closer look at the intense opening sequence of A Quiet Place that expertly sets the suspenseful stage and provides exposition mostly through visuals. Plus, a featurette explores the making of the Luke Cage soundtrack and Stephen Colbert manages to connect Lord of the Rings to a Chance the Rapper song. Read More »
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Which The Defenders star has thrown their support behind James Gunn? Who has been cast as the Vice President on Supergirl? Which Marvel Studios director has left Twitter? Want to see the trailer for the Constantine: City of Demons movie that will conclude the animated series? Did Rob Liefeld reveal the villain in the X-Force movie? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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How much has Incredibles 2 earned at the US box office in just two weeks? Who does Mike Colter want to cameo on the third season of Luke Cage? What are the first reactions to Teen Titans GO! to the Movies saying? What Saturn Awards did Black Panther walk away with? Which Marvel Cinematic Universe actor still hasn’t seen Avengers: Infinity War yet? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
What did the second season of Luke Cage end up with on Rotten Tomatoes? Is there a shot in Justice League where Henry Cavill has CGI hands? Did you know there was almost a Mega Ultron in the end of Avengers: Age of Ultron? Are you ready for a Shazam trailer to debut at San Diego Comic-Con? What is Scott Lang having a nightmare about in Ant-Man and the Wasp? All that and more in this edition of Superhero Bits. Read More »
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Posted on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 by Fred Topel
When Luke Cage (Mike Colter) made his first appearance in Marvel’s Jessica Jones, he was the long awaited personification of one of Marvel’s seminal black superheroes. His own show was up next. Now that season 2 is here, Luke Cage is joined by Black Panther in theaters and Black Lightning on network TV – black superheroes are finally coming into their own on the big and small screens.
Season 2 of Luke Cage picks up with Luke trying to keep a low profile in Harlem but it’s even harder now that people have seen his heroics. They even came out with an app to track Luke’s movements. Bad guys try to find a way to hurt him, but even the Judas Bullets don’t pack the punch they used to. That is, until John McIver, AKA Bushmaster, comes to town.
Luke Cage showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker spoke with /Film by phone about season 2, which he hopes “breaks Netflix.” We’ll find out when season two drops Friday, June 22.
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