The Conflicted Legacy of the Marvel Netflix Experiment

With the release of Jessica Jones’ third and final season, a TV experiment four years in the making is over. Whether laid low by Disney’s own streaming plans or because simply it began to be more trouble than it was worth to Netflix, its legacy is now etched in stone: chasing a comic book weirdness that it had once proudly eschewed. Read More >>

The Best and Worst Television Moments of 2018

Every year we think there couldn’t be any more television, and again we are surprised. Before we reveal our best and worst shows of the year (those’ll come in a separate list), we want to take some time to honour the unique moments that made TV great, interesting, or baffling—and sometimes a bit unpleasant. Get ready for our best and worst TV moments of 2018. Read More >>

Marvel’s Daredevil Writer: ‘I Thought It Was Too Big to Fail’

Netflix’s decision to cancel Marvel’s Daredevil was a surprise. No one knew it was coming. Not the stars, not Marvel’s executives. Not even the writers, who were already laying out plans for the next chapter of Daredevil’s story. We got a chance to talk with one of the writers who was working on season four, who shared her shock at the show’s demise and why she think it spells doom for the future of The Defenders TV universe. Read More >>

Luke Cage’s Showrunner Says His Harshest Critics Helped Him Make the Second Season Bulletproof

Before Black Panther and Black Lightning were bringing epic, distinctly black superhero stories to the big and small screens, Luke Cage set out to tell a poignant, timely story about just what it would mean for a black man to be gifted with near-invulnerability in a world trying to destroy him. Read More >>

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Luke Cage Season Two Is All About the Heroes and Villains Shaping the Unbreakable Man’s Legacy

Luke Cage exists in a world all its own: Harlem, a place where art, culture, and families still thrive despite constant violence between organised criminals and police rages in the streets. In its second season, Harlem isn’t just home for Luke, it’s part of his larger destiny to become a hero. Read More >>

Explore the Historical Context Behind Harlem’s Paradise in this Luke Cage Featurette

Music is an essential part of Luke Cage, because it’s an essential part of Harlem. In this behind-the-scenes featurette, Netflix runs down the history of African-American music and how that history comes to bear on Harlem’s Paradise, the fictional music venue and community hub in Marvel’s version of Harlem. Read More >>

The New Luke Cage Trailer Debuts a Villain Who Can Break the Unbreakable Man

Luke Cage isn’t a trained fighter, an expert private investigator, or a warrior blessed with mystical energies, but he is a damn-near indestructible hero with a good head on his shoulders and a solid moral compass. But how does an unbreakable man fight someone who can render him completely vulnerable? Netflix’s new trailer for Luke Cage gives us a taste of what Harlem’s hero is up against in season 2. Read More >>

How Are Marvel’s Television Shows Going to Address Infinity War’s Devastating Ending?

The Avengers finally went up against Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War and set events in motion that could change the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe. Which means, of course, that Marvel’s television shows are going to have to address what happened in Infinity War. Right? Read More >>

In the First Trailer For Luke Cage’s Second Season, the Unbreakable Man Returns to Harlem

It’s been a while since the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Luke Cage got a chance to just go home to sit back, relax, and enjoy a little time to himself—he’s been busy saving the world and whatnot. In the first trailer for Luke Cage season 2, though, Luke’s headed back to Harlem for some much needed time off. Read More >>

When Luke Cage Returns, Lucy Liu Will Be In Charge

Yes, it’s true. Buzzfeed reports that Lucy Liu, best known for roles in Kill Bill and Charlie’s Angels, is directing the series two premiere of Marvel’s Luke Cage, set to hit Netflix in 2018. Read More >>

Netflix Confirms Luke Cage is Coming Back for Season 2

Netflix has officially announced that Luke Cage is getting a second season, making this the sweetest Christmas indeed. Read More >>

Seven Things We Loved About Luke Cage and Two We Didn’t

For the most part, Luke Cage stands apart from the majority of other Marvel superhero adaptations. Created and executive produced by Cheo Hodari Coker, it uses its setting and its main character as a conduit to a specific cultural history and a set of experiences, and that makes Luke Cage unique among all of Marvel’s live-action properties. It’s one of the series’ biggest strengths. Here are seven more things we loved about the show, and a couple we weren't so keen on. Read More >>

Luke Cage Easter Egg Brings Back To The Future Into Marvel Universe

People have been binging Luke Cage all weekend, except during those few hours when Netflix was down and we were all freaking out. Naturally, fans have been pointing out some of the show’s clever Easter eggs, and one of them is real heavy. Great Scott. Read More >>

Release of ‘Bulletproof Love’ Proves We Need a Luke Cage Soundtrack

It wouldn’t be ‘tis the season of Luke Cage without some Sweet Christmas songs. Marvel has released Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad’s dynamic track, “Bulletproof Love” (featuring Method Man), but the thirst has not been quenched. We need a full soundtrack. Read More >>

Luke Cage is Live on Netflix Right Now

Sweet Christmas! The day we've all been waiting for since we saw the hero for hire debut in Jessica Jones is here. The 13-episode first season of Marvel's Luke Cage is now live on Netflix. Read More >>