Mustafa Shakir


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"Cowboy Bebop": Netflix Casts Elena Satine in Live-Action Adaptation

Netflix's live-action Cowboy Bebop added another key role, casting Elena Satine (Revenge, The Gifted) as Julia – a mysterious woman from main character Spike Spiegel's (John Cho) past. Based on the 1998-1999 anime of the same name created by Shinchiro Watanabe, the live-action series describes Julia as a sultry beauty with a voice to die […]

Can't Front On Me

Marvel's Luke Cage Season 2, Episode 12 Recap: Can't Front On Me

This article contains spoilers for the Marvel's Luke Cage season two episode – Can't Front On Me. . . . . . This episode starts at a part where a couple takes a new drug stamped as "Bushmaster" and they end up becoming overly aggressive and have to be pinned down by other people. D.W. […]

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Mustafa Shakir on How Nyabinghi Music Helped Him Become Bushmaster

Mustafa Shakir may not be a household name, but his appearance in Marvel's Luke Cage season 2 a John "Bushmaster" McIver may change that. He was asked during the red carper world premiere of the new season how he prepared for both the physicality of his role as well as for the character's Jamaican accent. […]

All Souled Out

Marvel's Luke Cage Season 2, Episode 5 Recap: All Souled Out

This article contains spoilers for the Marvel's Luke Cage season two episode – All Souled Out. . . . . . The episode starts with a deposition as Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and his attorney Foggy Nelson (Elden Hensen) take a statement from Dontrell "Cockroach" Hamilton (Dorian Missick). As Luke hear's Cockroach's version, he gets angry […]

I Get Physical

Marvel's Luke Cage Season 2, Episode 4 Recap: I Get Physical

This article contains spoilers for the Marvel's Luke Cage season two episode – I Get Physical. . . . . . The episode starts with D.W. Griffith (Jeremiah Craft) tracking down Luke Cage (Mike Colter) just as John "Bushmaster" McIver (Mustafa Shakir) sucker punches him on the street. The two men fight and seem evenly […]

Wig Out

Marvel's Luke Cage Season 2, Episode 3 Recap: Wig Out

This article contains spoilers for the Marvel's Luke Cage season two episode – Wig Out. . . . . . The episode starts with the immediate aftermath of Luke Cage (Mike Colter) beating up Dontrell "Cockroach" Hamilton (Dorian Missick). He calls Claire Temple (Rosario Dawson) who isn't happy, tells Luke that if Cockroach died he'd be […]

Straighten It Out

Marvel's Luke Cage Season 2, Episode 2 Recap: Straighten It Out

This article contains spoilers for the Marvel's Luke Cage season two episode – Straighten It Out. . . . . . The episode starts with Luke Cage (Mike Colter) and Claire Temple (Rosario Dawson) talking about how the second chemical bath may have made Luke's skin even stronger, explaining the Judas bullet bouncing off of […]

Marvel's Luke Cage Season 2: "You Want to Test Me?"

Netflix has dropped a trailer for Marvel's Luke Cage season 2 that shows us how things have changed for our hero since he got out of jail and helped save all of New York with the Defenders. Luke (Mike Colter) is protecting Harlem, still with Claire (Rosario Dawson) and working with Misty (Simone Missick). We […]

Marvel's Luke Cage Season 2: Bushmaster is on His Way

Marvel's Luke Cage posted a new gif today to their Twitter account showing a subway train racing through the city along with the line, "Trouble is coming." If you stop the when a piece of paper flies by, you get to see the real message. It's a ticket for John McIver from Kingston to Harlem, […]

Luke Cage Season 2 Teaser: This June, It's Bionic Arm Clobberin' Time!

There are two clear and distinct messages Netflix wants to get across to viewers about Luke Cage (Mike Colter) in the streaming service's date announcement teaser for Marvel's Luke Cage season 2. In fact, let's leave it to Cage himself to make the point: "You can't burn me, you can't blast me, and you definitely can't break […]