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Marvel's `Luke Cage` introduces Misty Knight

Updated: Oct 02, 2016 11:40 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Oct. 2 (ANI): American fictional character, Misty Knight appeared for the first time in the thirteenth episode of the Netflix series, 'Luke Cage.'

The new favorite Marvel TV hero has a badge!

Played by American television actress, Simone Missick, the new character is a detective in the superhero television series, reports E! Online.

"It's really exciting" Missick said at the premiere of Luke Cage.

"I haven't seen any episodes.but it feels like I am watching this woman who people have loved for years finally get a voice," she expressed.

For Missick, the character of Misty Knight is favorably simple with her "sense of humor."

"She is snarky and sarcastic and witty and still sexy and I love it," she said.

Marvel's 'Luke Cage', starring Missick, Mike Colter, Theo Rossi, Alfre Woodard, Mahershala Ali and Rosario Dawson, dropped its 13th episode on September 30 on Netflix.

Created by Tony Isabella and Arvell Jones in 1975, Misty Knight has deep ties to several different comic book camps, including ' Luke Cage' or the 'Power Man,' 'Iron Fist' and 'X-Men.'

In the comics, Misty Knight is a skilled martial artist and gets a bionic arm by none other than our favorite Iron Man.

And we are all waiting for the episode that will show the arm that gives her super strength.(ANI)