Luke Cage "Soul Brother" S02E01 "Straighten It Out" S02E02 Review (A Marvel Comic Universe Podcast) LoS346

Released Sunday, 23rd August 2020
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The Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Producer SP and Agent Michelle run down on all the future Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. plans before discussing the Netflix series Luke Cage season 2 premiere episodes “Soul Brother” and “Straighten It Out.” The Agents debrief you The Director Lucy Liu and her wonderful setup of the season in the premiere episode, Michelle enlightens SP about the waiter’s comment to Mariah Dillard, Comanche’s mystery ability to push buttons and get away with it … for now, Mariah Dillard’s Hail Mary Gun Sale, Luke and Claire’s relationship status, Luke’s Harlem cleanup, a fight and fight choreography breakdown, criminal job evaluations, some outstanding use of CGI, how Luke is more Super now, Bushmaster’s brutality, an NFL cameo, what Tilda really means to Mariah, Claire’s usefulness in everything, how Luke can still be shot by physics, the non-medical “Lethal Weapon” move, the issues of responding to domestic violence, and a fundamental difference between the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the Netflix Defenders Universe.
• Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Plans For The Future • Luke Cage “Soul Brother” and “Straighten It Out”
• Luke Cage “Soul Brother” and “Straighten It Out” premiered on Netflix June 22nd, 2018 along with the entirety of season 2.
Main Cast:
Mike Colter Luke Cage Simone Missick Misty Knight Theo Rossi Hernan 'Shades' Alvarez Gabrielle Dennis Tilda Johnson Mustafa Shakir John 'Bushmaster' McIver Alfre Woodard Mariah Dillard Rosario Dawson Claire Temple Reg E. Cathey James Lucas Ron Cephas Jones Bobby Fish Peter Jay Fernandez Captain Tom Ridenhour Sahr Ngaujah Anansi Dorian Missick Dontrell 'Cockroach' Hamilton Kevin Mambo Sheldon Shaw Thomas Q. Jones Comanche Otto Sanchez Arturo 'El Rey' Gomez III Danny Johnson Ben Donovan Antonique Smith Detective Nandi Tyler Justin Swain Detective Mark Bailey Jeremiah Craft D.W. Griffith Chaz Lamar Shepherd Raymond 'Piranha' Jones Sean Ringgold Sugar Macc Plaise Nigel Garrison Jeorge Bennett Watson Mark Higgins Tarah Rodgers Stephanie aka Billie Jacob Wallach Joey Ross Eric Lockley Corner Kid Victor Plajas Tiburon One Malcolm C. Murray Waiter Donald Harrison Donald Harrison Joi Joi D-Nice D-Nice Richardson Desil Harlem Dad Amanda Anthony Club Goer (uncredited) Kristoffe Brodeur NYPD (uncredited) Smokey Sims Drug Dealer (uncredited) Michelle Beck Drea Powell Christopher King C.J. Powell Ian Lyons John Epps Carolyn Michelle Smith Wendy Dunnavant Venida Evans Elderly Neighbor Stephanie Berry Older Woman Paul Bomba Detective Jamar Greene Goon Mitchell L. Mack Skinny Grunt Denim Roberson Black Shirt Chinua B. Payne Yellow Shirt (as Chinua Payne) Jemele Hill Jemele Juanita Hill (as Jemele Juanita Hill) Michael Smith Michael Smith Todd Bowles Todd Bowles Mister Cee DJ Mister Cee (as DJ Mister Cee) Gary Clark Jr. Gary Clark Jr.
S2E1 "Soul Brother” Directed By: Lucy Liu 7 Directing credits starting 2012 1x Graceland 1x Luke Cage 1x Law & Order: SVU 7x Elementary 1x Why Women Kill 1x New Amsterdam
Written By: Cheo Hodari Coker… 13 Writing credits starting 2009 5x Southland 3x NCIS: Los Angeles 1x Almost Human 1x Ray Donovan 5x Luke Cage (creator)
S2E2 “Straighten It Out" Directed By: Steph Green 20 Directing credits starting 2001 1x American Gothic 2x Scandal 2x The Americans 1x Preacher 1x Luke Cage 1x The Man in the High Castle 1x Watchmen
Written By: Akela Cooper… 11 Writing credits starting 2012 1x Tron: Uprising 3x Grimm 3x The 100 4x Luke Cage 2x Avengers Assemble 1x Chambers Cheo Hodari Coker (who wrote the premiere episode) was the showrunner of the entire series of Luke Cage
OUTRO [52:33] Haley, Lauren, Michelle and Stargate Pioneer love to hear back from you about how you would rate the episode we just discussed, your top 5 Marvel character lists, your science of Marvel questions, who would you pick in an all-female Avenger team, or which Marvel male you would like to see shirtless. Call the voicemail line at 1-844-THE-BUS1 or 844-843-2871. Join Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. next time as the hosts discuss the Netflix Luke Cage Season 2 episodes "Wig Out" and “I Get Physical.” You can listen in live when we record Thursday Evenings at 9:00 PM Eastern time at (Also streamed live on Contact Info: Please see for all of our contact information or call our voicemail line at 1-844-THE-BUS1 or 844-843-2871 Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Is a Proud Member Of The GonnaGeek Network ( This podcast was recorded on Thursday August 20th, 2020. Standby for your S.H.I.E.L.D. debriefing --- Audio and Video Production by Stargate Pioneer of

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