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"Take It Personal"

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"Take It Personal"
[[Aïda Mashaka Croal]] [[Category:Aïda Mashaka Croal/Producer]], [[Akela Cooper]] [[Category:Akela Cooper/Producer]], [[Gail Barringer]] [[Category:Gail Barringer/Producer]]

Quote1.png I am my brother's keeper. Whether I like it or not, it's on me. Quote2.png
-- Luke Cage

Appearing in "Take It Personal"

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  • 1993 Chevrolet Corvette

Synopsis for "Take It Personal"

  • Synopsis not yet written.


  • The Gang Starr song the episode is named after is "Take it Personal", from their debut album Daily Operation. The song expresses distaste for those who were once friends but not anymore. It's seen in the episode with Luke's fight against Diamondback, his half-brother and former best friend, and the revelation of Reva's secrets that cause Luke to get over her.


  • One of the other news stories in the archives Misty looks through details the commendation of a Martin Brown. Also detailed in the article are a thrust capacitor, a high school student named Mac Fly, and the location Mill Valley. All of these are references to the sci-fi trilogy Back to the Future.


Character Actor
Luke Cage Mike Colter
Detective Misty Knight Simone Missick
Diamondback / Willis Stryker Erik LaRay Harvey
Claire Temple Rosario Dawson
Councilwoman Mariah Dillard Alfre Woodard
Inspector Priscilla Ridley Karen Pittman
Domingo Colon Jacob Vargas
Dr. Noah Burstein Michael Kostroff
Dana Stryker Natalie Paul
Esther "Etta" Lucas Joniece Abbott-Pratt
Reva Connors Parisa Fitz-Henley
Damon Boone Clark Jackson
Lonnie Wilson Darius Kaleb
Patricia Wilson Cassandra Freeman
Bailey Justin Swain
Detective Dorsey J. Bernard Calloway
Sergeant Jacob "Jake" Smith Lee Sellars
Detective Chang Andrew Pang
Cameraman Rafael Benoit
Kid Jeremiah Richard Craft
Officer Jackie Albini Gene Harrison
Darryl Marquis Rodriguez

Recommended Media

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Links and References


  1. First and only known appearance to date besides flashbacks

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