Luke Cage Set Photos Reveal Diamondback

Production is continuing apace on Marvel and Netflix’s “Luke Cage” TV series with some new set photos going online and confirming the presence of another villain on the show – Willis Stryker, aka Diamondback. Set photos demonstrate a fight between Mike Coulter’s title character and Diamondback (Erik LaRay Harvey).

In the comics he’s a childhood friend of Luke’s who frames Cage for a drug charge when they’re young, which results in Luke being sent to prison. After a sabotaged experiment leaves Cage with super strength and unbreakable skin, he becomes a fugitive trying to rebuild his life in modern day Harlem. The series will premiere everywhere that Netflix is available on September 30th.