Luke Cage season 2, with an improved screenplay, Marvels are now ready to bang, with Luke!!
After the huge success of first season of Luke Cage, finally its production house has announced that the second season of Luke Cage is under production and will hit the silver screen soon, which will name as Luke Cage season 2.
The first season of Luke Cage has total 13 episodes and all those thirteen episodes was directed by different directors.
As the first season of Luke was based on the story of “Luke Cage”, which was written by Archie Goodwin, George Tuska, Roy Thomas and John Romita Sr., so there is a possibility that the Luke Cage 2 might also be based on the story of the same writers.
Luke Cage was aired on 30 September, 2016 in United States by Netflix in 4K or we can say ultra HD.
Before talking about Luke Cage season 2, let’s have a quick look on the storyline on its first season
- Mike Colter – Luke Cage
- Simone Missik – Misty Knight
- Theo Rossi – Hernan ‘Shades’ Alvarez
- Jaiden Kaine – Zip
- Alfre Woodard – Mariah Dillard
- Rosario Dawson – Claire Temple
- Erik LaRay Harvey – Willis ‘Dimondback’ Stryker
- Karen Pittman – Inspector Priscilla Ridley
- Frank Whaley – Detective Rafael Scarfe
- Jacob Vargas – Domingo Colon and many more.
This is the story of Lucas, who later becomes superhero. Lucas was born in New York City, where he spent whole teenage with his friend Willis Stryker in a gang named as Rivals. This gang always seems to indulge in criminal activities.
Lucas was not happy to be a part of such a gang, who hurts people for just to have fun. Lucas leaves that gang, but his friend Willis keeps on committing crime with rivals and because of which his girlfriend Reva leaves him.
Willis thought that, Lucas is there behind his break-up, so in order to take revenge he put the consignment of drugs in his house and informs police to raid. In that raid he found guilty and sentenced for imprisonment.
There is prison Dr. Noah Burstein, appoints Lucas for a cellular regeneration experiment, which goes wrong and Lucas gain some supernatural power and escapes form the prison.
After returning back to New York, Lucas names himself as Luke Cage and becomes a superhero for a hire.
This TV series was loved by everyone and got positive reviews from critics. IMDb gave it 7.9 rating points out of 10, 95% fresh tomatoes from Rotten Tomatoes and 75 form Metacritic.
One of the main reasons behind the success of Luke Cage is that all the thirteen episodes was shot under the direction different directors and because of which the viewers got the new experience in every new episode.
Here we have the official trailer of Luke Cage.
Current updates of Luke Cage season 2
Within two months of release of its first season the production house of Luke Cage announced that Luke Cage 2, will also happen.
There were some shortcomings in the first season because of which it got some negative reviews also and now Marvel Television and ABC studious and one more task to overcome on their shortcomings.
Because of some racial issue with the Mike Colter (Luke Cage), on 4 December, 2016 Marvel studio has announced that they are going to renew Luke Cage for Luke Cage Season 2.
Cheo Hodari Coker the creator of Luke Cage has finally announced regarding the happening of
Luke Cage season 2 with a tweet, which was – “Sweet Christmas arrived 21 days early! Season Two coming soon! Forward….Always”.
With the order of the Luke Cage season 2, now Marvel have three TV series to for their second season within a month of premier including Jessica Jones and Daredevil 2. Although Jessica Jones season 2 has not got its release date but there is possibility that it might hit the small screen till the end of 2018.
Luke Cage Season 2 Release Date
Luke Cage season 2 has still not got its release date because of the indulgent of Marvel Studious in other projects, which are The Defenders, The Punisher, Jessica Jones season 2 and Daredevil season 3.
This is pretty sure that Marvels might announced the release date just after the release of all these four TV series.
So, we can say that Luke Cage season 2 might hit the small screen till the end of 2018.
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