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Mustafa Shakir Will Be Baron Samedi in American Gods

Casting announcements such as Kahyun Kim as New Media and Devery Jacobs as Sam Black Crow were both well publicized prior to American Gods’ second season. But, why wasn’t it announced that Luke Cage’s Mustafa Shakir would be in it as well!? Last month I posted an article that speculated that Shakir had seemingly hinted that he would be playing Baron Samedi in the second season and now I can officially confirm it based on an Instagram post the actor recently shared: View this post on Instagram “Trouble is you think you got time, but time has you baby.” #mewe
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Top 6 Times That Highlighted Kick-Ass Women in the Defenders Universe

It’s officially International Women’s Day and while I hope you are heading out to the theater to watch Captain Marvel, I also wanted to take a moment to give a nod to the kick-ass women in Netflix’s “Defender-verse”. The streaming service may have canceled all of their wonderful shows, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t appreciate every moment, because there’s a lot. It was hard narrowing down this list to just six and I know I have missed some, but here were the most satisfying moments within the Marvel/Netflix universe that really highlighted the kick-ass women in this franchise. Colleen
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Did Luke Cage Star Mustafa Shakir Confirm American Gods Season 2 Role?

American Gods season two is something I have been keeping a very close eye on. Not only do we have new faces like Dean Winters as Mr. Town and Devery Jacobs as Sam Black Crow and Kahyun Kim as New Media, but apparently we have a casting that I did not know about. Mustafa Shakir premiered in Luke Cage season two as the villain turned anti-hero Bushmaster who I was all too happy to see more of, but as we all know, Netflix decided to discontinue their relationship with Marvel. But, not to make this article about that, I instead
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Netflix Officially Pulls The Plug On Marvel’s PUNISHER and JESSICA JONES

We knew this day would come. It’s been hinted at for some time and with the trend of Luke Cage, Iron Fist, and Daredevil being canceled, it was only a matter of time before The Punisher and Jessica Jones followed. Now, according to Deadline; that time has come. Netflix confirms that The Punisher will not come back for a third season and Jessica Jones’ third season will be its last. “Marvel’s The Punisher will not return for a third season on Netflix,” Netflix confirmed today to Deadline. “Showrunner Steve Lightfoot, the terrific crew, and exceptional cast including star Jon Bernthal,
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