Alfre Woodard Close to Being Cast as Villainous Lead in Marvel's Netflix Series 'Luke Cage'


Emmy-winning actress Alfre Woodard is in final negotiations to star opposite Mike Colter in Marvel’s Netflix series Luke Cage.

According to various reports, Alfre will play Minetta, a powerful woman in local politics who impacts Luke’s (played by Mike) life in a major way.


It’s not known for certain, but Alfre’s character is believed to be a version of the Marvel villain Black Mariah, who led a gang of New York criminals called the Rat Pack.

Luke Cage is slated to premiere on Netflix sometime in 2016.

Alfre as a villain? Here for it!

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