Disney Doubles Down On Marvel TV (Includes Harlem’s Luke Cage) Deal With New York State

Crains NY reports that the Walt Disney Co. is more than doubling what was already the largest television production project in the state with an extension of its live-action miniseries set in New York City and produced by Marvel Television for Netflix, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and representatives of Disney, Marvel and Netflix jointly announced today. Continue Reading →

Marvel’s Harlem-Based “Luke Cage” Nominated For Peabody Award

Marvel’s Luke Cage” has been nominated for a prestigious Peabody Award, which recognizes outstanding achievement in electronic media. Continue Reading →

Mike “Luke Cage” Colter On Netflix’s Third Marvel Series (Video)

luke-cage-in-harlemNetflix’s third Marvel series, “Luke Cage,” premieres on the streaming service September 30, but Luke Cage himself, Mike Colter, is visiting BUILD before the highly anticipated release. Continue Reading →

Marvel’s Luke Cage Is Harlem’s Great Black Hero

luke cage in harlemLuke Cage is another superhero who falls into the “I didn’t ask for this” category à la Deus Ex’s Adam Jensen, but in the latest trailer for Netflix’s eponymous Marvel series, he steps into the role nicely kicking some major a*s. Continue Reading →

Ol’ Dirty Bastard Provides Soundtrack For ‘Luke Cage’ Harlem’s Hero (Update)

luke cage on marvel and netflixMarvel unveiled the first official Luke Cage trailer tonight, providing a glimpse into the musclebound crime fighter’s world as he battles evil elements in Harlem, New York City. Continue Reading →