A little over a month out from the season two premiere, Netflix has launched a full trailer for Marvel’s Luke Cage along with releasing a new poster and photos. The comic book-inspired action series will premiere on June 22, 2018 with Mike Colter reprising his role as Luke Cage.
The much anticipated second season will consist of 13 hour-long episodes.
In addition to Mike Colter (Extinction), the season two cast includes Simone Missick (Ray Donovan), Alfre Woodard (12 Years a Slave), Theo Rossi (Sons of Anarchy), Mustafa Shakir (The Deuce), Gabrielle Dennis (Rosewood), and Rosario Dawson (Marvel’s Daredevil).
The series is executive produced by showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker (Ray Donovan), Jim Chory (Marvel’s Jessica Jones), and Marvel’s Head of Television Jeph Loeb (Marvel’s Jessica Jones). Lucy Liu directed the second season’s first episode.
About Marvel’s Luke Cage Season Two: After clearing his name, Luke Cage (Mike Colter) has become a celebrity on the streets of Harlem with a reputation as bulletproof as his skin. But being so visible has only increased his need to protect the community and find the limits of who he can and can’t save. With the rise of a formidable new foe, Luke is forced to confront the fine line that separates a hero from a villain.
A Look Back at Season One: After a sabotaged experiment leaves him with super strength and unbreakable skin, Luke Cage becomes a fugitive trying to rebuild his life in modern day Harlem, New York City. But he is soon pulled out of the shadows and must fight a battle for the heart of his city – forcing him to confront a past he had tried to bury.