According to Deadline, actress Simone Missick has been casted as Misty Knight, in Marvel’s Luke Cage’s First Season on Netflix.

Misty Knight is a former NYPD officer who gets a new bionic arm by Tony Stark after losing hers in the line of duty. She eventually launches a detective agency, helping Cage.


Simone Missick is know for her role in ’Ray Donovan’ and ‘Everything I Did Wrong in My 20s’.

Marvel’s Luke Cage premieres in 2016 on Netflx.

Marvel’s Luke Cage is produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios for Netflix. Cheo Hodari Coker will write the series’ first two episodes in addition to serving as showrunner and Executive Producer.

For more information on Marvel’s Luke Cage and the other exciting new Marvel Comics Television series, stay tuned.