Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Each week four fans of Marvel Comics Agent Lauren, Agent Michelle Agent Chris, and Director SP Rupert debrief you on the latest episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. or other related Marvel Universe content and news. Don't forget to leave a Voicemail at 1-844-THE-BUS1 (1-844-843-2871). Legends of Shield is a proud member of the GonnaGeek Podcast Network.

Sep 27, 2020

The Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Agents Haley and Michelle discuss the Netflix series Luke Cage season 2 episodes “The Creator” and “Can’t Front On Me.” The Agents debrief you on the penultimate Luke Cage series episodes, what Nightshade reveals, Stan Lee’s cameo, why Shades is the voice of reason and the codes of criminals, why 1980s flashbacks are personal, napkin contracts, how Bushmaster’s motivations are finally revealed, Mariah’s continued delusional entitlement, the epic Bushmaster and Luke Cage team-up, the agents predictions for the series final and missed series opportunities. Stay tuned after the credits for a few minutes of Legends Of S.H.I.E.L.D. bonus audio.




  • Luke Cage “The Creator” and “Can’t Front On Me”




  • Luke Cage “The Creator” and “Can’t Front On Me” 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

LaTanya Richardson Jackson       Mama Mabel Stokes

Karen Pittman                            Deputy Chief Priscilla Ridley

Curtiss Cook                              'Pistol Pete' Stokes
Sahr Ngaujah                             Anansi

Kevin Mambo                             Sheldon Shaw

Justin Swain                               Detective Mark Bailey

John Clarence Stewart                Alex Wesley

Rey Lucas                                  Detective Tomas Ciancio

Henry Yuk                                 Hai-Qing Yang

Shannon Harris                          Gwen

Ashley D. Kelley                         Young Nurse

Mekhi Hewling                            Young John McIver

Toree Alexandre                        Young Mariah

Jayden D. Brown                        Young Cornell

Chaundre Hall-Broomfield           Younger Ben Donovan

Jeff Auer                                   Terence Rogers

George Pogatsia                         Italian Thug

Krista Donargo                           Female Pastry Chef

Felix Betancourt                         Ricky

Angel Dillemuth                          Tony

Desmond Elisha Dennis               Young Anansi

Melissa Vassell                           Young Ingrid

L'Antoinette Stines                      Maddah Myrie

Alex Allen                                  Young Nigel

Antwayne Eccleston                    Young Sheldon

Annabella Sciorra                       Rosalie Carbone

Louie Gasparro                          Anibal Izqueda

Marcus Choi                               Eric Hong

Ninja N. Devoe                           Aisha Axton

LaTonya Borsay                         Janis

Cassandra Freeman                    Patricia Wilson

Darius Kaleb                              Lonnie Wilson

Tim Moriarty                              A.U.S.A. Colin Dunbar

Jeremiah Craft                           D.W. Griffith

Tarah Rodgers                           Stephanie aka Billie

Sean Ringgold                            Sugar

Melissa Rakiro                            Stephanie's Sister


Rest Of Season Cast:


Joniece Abbott-Pratt                   Etta Lucas

Amanda Anthony                        Club Goer (uncredited)

Aviel Ayoung                             Broker #3

Michelle Beck                             Drea Powell

Stephanie Berry                         Older Woman

Paul Bomba                               Detective

Carme Boixadera                       Model #1

LaTonya Borsay                         Janis

Todd Bowles                              Todd Bowles

Kristoffe Brodeur                        NYPD (uncredited)

Donald Brooks                            Styler #2

Mike Cabellon                             Young Man

Steven Cachie Brown                  Styler #1

Hakim Callender                         Mortimer 'Mr. Fish' Norris

Geoffrey Canada                                    Geoffrey Canada

Timothy Carter                           Chris Murray

Reg E. Cathey                            James Lucas

Mister Cee                                 DJ Mister Cee

Jadakiss                                    Jadakiss

Jason Chu                                  Broker #1

Gary Clark Jr.                            Gary Clark Jr.

Dapper Dan                               Dapper Dan

Rosario Dawson                         Claire Temple

Richardson Desil                         Harlem Dad

Alyma Dorsey                            EMT #2

D-Nice                                       D-Nice

Faith Evans                                Faith Evans

Venida Evans                             Elderly Neighbor

Michael Fearon                           Jerome

Peter Jay Fernandez                   Captain Tom Ridenhour

Jamar Greene                            Goon

R.A. Guirand                              Gideon Shaw

Carlos Guity                               Father

Donald Harrison                         Donald Harrison

Elden Henson                             Foggy Nelson

Jessica Henwick                          Colleen Wing

Jemele Hill                                 Jemele Juanita Hill

Stefan Holdbrook                        Mouse

Stephen Horst                            Partier

Christone 'Kingfish' Ingram         Kingfish

Joi                                            Joi

Camrus Johnson                         Torre

Danny Johnson                           Ben Donovan

Finn Jones                                 Danny Rand

Los Jones                                  Ray Ray

Ron Cephas Jones                      Bobby Fish

Thomas Q. Jones                        Comanche

Darius Kaleb                              Lonnie Wilson

Ghostface Killah                         Ghostface Killah

Christopher King                        C.J. Powell

Christone 'Kingfish' Ingram         Kingfish

Harlin C. Kearsley                      Handyman

Freddie Kuguru                          Patron

Aurora Leonard                          Cara

Eric Lockley                               Corner Kid

Ian Lyons                                  John Epps

Mitchell L. Mack                          Skinny Grunt

Stephen Marley                          Stephen Marley

Shauna Miles                             Mother

Jason Millner                              Broker #2

Dorian Missick                            Dontrell 'Cockroach' Hamilton

Ivan Moore                                Joe

Rob Morgan                               Turk Barrett

Malcolm C. Murray                      Waiter

Warren Raven Neal                    Styler

Melanie Nyema                          Melanie Nyema

Andrew Pang                             Detective Chang

Chinua B. Payne                         Yellow Shirt

Khalil' La'Marr Pickett                  Styler

Victor Plajas                              Tiburon One

Macc Plaise                                Nigel Garrison

Tijuana Ricks                             Thembi Wallace

Denim Roberson                         Black Shirt

Erika Rolfsrud                            Mrs. Hansen

Justin Ruff                                 Young Botanist

Otto Sanchez                             Arturo 'El Rey' Gomez III

John Scurti                                Dr. Gabe Krasner

Taylor Selé                                Brendan

Chaz Lamar Shepherd                Raymond 'Piranha' Jones

Thomas Silcott                           Larry

Derrick Simmons                        EMT #1

Smokey Sims                             Spectator (uncredited)

Heather Simms                          Auntie Ingrid

Alexander Smalls                       Alexander Smalls

Antonique Smith                         Detective Nandi Tyler

Carolyn Michelle Smith                Wendy Dunnavant

Michael Smith                            Michael Smith

Esperanza Spalding                    Esperanza Emily Spalding

Sophia Stephens                                    Sophia Stephens

Harold Surratt                            Robert

Bisserat Tseggai                         Lola

Aseem Tiwari                             Technician Steve

Angie Torres                              Model #2

Jacob Wallach                            Joey Ross

Jamal Warren                            Styler

Jeorge Bennett Watson               Mark Higgins

Frank Whaley                             Detective Rafael Scarfe

Jade Wu                                    Connie Lin

Adrian Younge                           Adian Younge


S2E11 "The Creator" 

Directed By: Stephen Surjik  

62 Directing credits starting 1985

1x X-Files

1x Eureka

6x Warehouse 13

10x Burn Notice

1x Arrow

1x The Flash

1x The Defenders

1x The Punisher

2x Luke Cage

2x Iron Fist

4x Daredevil

1x Runaways

3x The Gifted

3x Jessica Jones

3x Lost in Space

2x The Witcher


Written By: Nicole Mirante-Matthews 

8 Writing credits starting 2001

3x Any Day Now

4x Huff

1x The Nine

1x Cane

2x Law & Order: Criminal Intent


2x Luke Cage

2x The Walking Dead


Written By: Matthew Lopes 

5 Writing credits starting 2014

1x WWE Raw

1x WWE Smackdown!

1x WWE Main Event

2x Luke Cage


E12 “Can't Front on Me”

Directed By: Everardo Gout 

15 Directing credits starting 1997

2x Banshee

3x Here on Earth

1x Luke Cage

2x Sacred Lies

9x Mars

1x The Terror

1x Snowpiercer

Written By: Aïda Mashaka Croal 

5 Writing credits starting 2007

12x One Life to Live

2x TURN: Washington’s Spies

2x Jessica Jones

4x Luke Cage


Cheo Hodari Coker was the showrunner of the entire series of Luke Cage


NEWS [28:36]




Here's the MCU Phase 4 Release Schedule, Following Black Widow's Latest Move


  • The six-episode WandaVision was originally slated to be the second MCU Disney+ series, but will now kick off Phase Four instead. While the show's exact release date is unknown, Disney has confirmed WandaVision will release sometime before the end of the year.
  • Originally slated to premiere on May 1, Cate Shortland's Black Widow has now been delayed to May 07, 2021.
  • Originally slated to premiere before Eternals, Destin Daniel Cretton's Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings will now be the second film of Phase Four, releasing on July 9, 2021.
  • Cholé Zhao's Eternals is now set for release on November 5, 2021.
  • The Falcon and The Winter Soldier will likely air its six episodes in early 2021
  • Also six episodes, Loki is expected in early 2021
  • What If...? is a ten-episode animated anthology series scheduled for mid-2021.
  • Right now, a sequel to 2019's Spider-Man: Far From Home helmed by director Jon Watts is slated to release on Dec. 17, 2021.
  • Directed by Taika Waititi, Thor: Love and Thunder will be the fourth installment in the God of Thunder's film series and is set for release on February 11, 2022
  • Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, which is slated for Mar. 25, 2022, is the final film in Phase Four. Not much is known about the movie at this time, but it will tie into both WandaVision and Loki.
  • While Hawkeye, Ms. Marvel, Moon Knight and She-Hulk have all been announced, these shows have not yet begun production in earnest. Right now, all four shows are expected to premiere on Disney+ in 2022.


OUTRO [39:05]


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 Finale episodes "They Reminisce Over You.” 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 September 24th, 2020.


Standby for your S.H.I.E.L.D. debriefing ---


Audio and Video Production by Stargate Pioneer of