Luke Cage (2016–2018)
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Mariah's political career comes under fire, and Cottonmouth picks up information that could put Luke on the run.


Andy Goddard


Archie Goodwin (based on the Marvel comics by), George Tuska (based on the Marvel comics by) | 6 more credits »

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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Mike Colter ... Luke Cage
Mahershala Ali ... Cornell 'Cottonmouth' Stokes
Simone Missick ... Misty Knight
Theo Rossi ... Hernan 'Shades' Alvarez
Erik LaRay Harvey ... Willis 'Diamondback' Stryker
Rosario Dawson ... Claire Temple
Alfre Woodard ... Mariah Dillard
LaTanya Richardson Jackson ... Mama Mabel (as Latanya Richardson Jackson)
Ron Cephas Jones ... Bobby Fish
Jacob Vargas ... Domingo Colon
Karen Pittman ... Inspector Priscilla Ridley
Sonja Sohn ... Captain Betty Audrey
Danny Johnson ... Ben Donovan
Curtiss Cook ... Uncle Pete
Elijah Boothe ... Young Cottonmouth


Mariah's political career comes under fire, and Cottonmouth picks up information that could put Luke on the run.

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30 September 2016 (USA) See more »

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This is the only episode of the season to contain all seven regular cast members. See more »


Inspector Ridley is wearing the badge of a detective, NYPD Inspectors badges are the same design as those worn by Deputy Chiefs/Chiefs and Chiefs/Commissioners, only they don't have stars across the top. See more »


Cornell 'Cottonmouth' Stokes: Domingo got his guns back last night. Everyone else will fall in line. Jamaicans, Haitians, Dominicans. Hell even the Koreans. All loyal. We're all good. So when do I get my Judas?
Hernan 'Shades' Alvarez: You don't. You're too hot right now. Luke Cage is a luxury, Cornell. He's, uh he's ice cream. And you need to keep steak on the table.
Cornell 'Cottonmouth' Stokes: And how do I do that with Luke Cage around? All he has to do is SHOW UP and hoods scatter like roaches with the lights on! Guns, drugs, all street traffic is a mess right now because ...
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