Watch: Marvel’s Luke Cage Trailer Packs a Punch

The Third Defender Is On His Way

Continuing Marvel and Netflix’s acclaimed hot streak, Luke Cage is next in line for “The Defenders treatment.”

Following two great seasons of Daredevil and most recently Jessica Jones, Luke Cage is the third hero to be depicted in the shared Netflix universe. You’ll find the shiny new trailer in the player above.

The series follows the wrongly imprisoned Luke Cage, played by Mike Colter who gains superhuman strength and unbreakable skin after an experiment gone wrong. House of Cards regular, Mahershala Ali also stars and looks to be this season’s villain.

Iron Fist is queued up as the next super to receive a season long origin story, joining Daredevil, Jessica Jones and Luke Cage to form the Defenders on Netflix by 2017.


Save the date as Luke Cage’s 13 episodes arrives on Netflix on September 30, 2016.