After being stuck in development hell for many years, Luke Cage finally made his live-action debut in Marvel and Netflix’s Jessica Jones earlier this year, played by Mike Colter, ahead of starring in his own 13-part series, which is currently filming in Harlem, New York and is expected to hit Netlix next year.
While the project went into production earlier this year, there had been many rumors of a possible Power Man film adaptation over the years. Obviously, that never happened, but that doesn’t mean that there weren’t any writers or directors that were interested in bringing the character to life.
While doing the press rounds for his upcoming film The Hateful Eight, Quentin Tarantino revealed that he wanted to tackle the project back in the ’90s, when he was still developing Pulp Fiction. It’s well known that the award winning director is a comic book fan and apparently Luke Cage is his favorite superhero. Here’s what he had to say:
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