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"Who's Gonna Take the Weight?"

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"Who's Gonna Take the Weight?"
[[Aïda Mashaka Croal]] [[Category:Aïda Mashaka Croal/Producer]], [[Akela Cooper]] [[Category:Akela Cooper/Producer]], [[Gail Barringer]] [[Category:Gail Barringer/Producer]]

Quote1.png You're absolutely right. I'm not gonna touch him, not the way I should. Since I can't touch the king, I'm gonna take his queen, his knights, his rooks... I'm knockin' all his pieces off the board. Quote2.png
-- Luke Cage

Appearing in "Who's Gonna Take the Weight?"

Featured Characters:

  • Luke Cage (Main story, flashforward, and recap)

Supporting Characters:


Other Characters:

Races and Species:

  • Humans (Main story, flashforward, and recap)



Synopsis for "Who's Gonna Take the Weight?"

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  • In this episode, Cottonmouth refers to Mariah as "Black Mariah", which is a reference to the alias of her her comic book counterpart. She seems to despise that name, but it wasn't expounded upon in future episodes.

See Also


Character Actor
Luke Cage Mike Colter
Cottonmouth / Cornell Stokes Mahershala Ali
Detective Misty Knight Simone Missick
Councilwoman Mariah Dillard Alfre Woodard
Detective Rafael Scarfe Frank Whaley
Bobby Fish Ron Cephas Jones
Domingo Colon Jacob Vargas
Wilfredo "Chico" Diaz Brian "Sene" Marc
Zip Jaiden Kaine
Connie Lin Jade Wu
Joel Spurlock Sedly Bloomfield
Megan McLaren Dawn-Lyen Gardner
Police Officer Jason Altman
Crispus Thug Darik Bernard
Strung Out Girl Tationna Bosier
Detective Gabe Bettio
Himself Charles Bradley

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