J. August Richards is Miles Morales Not Luke Cage?


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Surprising Superheroes – Miles Morales

The introduction of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. to television caused a stir with its promise on a whole new take of The Avengers legends, by focusing instead on heroes without powers. With the drama came some questions – one of which centered on J. August Richards and which character he was supposed to be. According to Joss Whedon, he wouldn’t be playing “Luke Cage.” So then, a hero most people know quite well, and would possibly never expect?

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As the search for the ‘hooded hero’s identity expanded, a theory emerged – a theory far beyond that of mild curiosity. The take listed by TV After Dark’s friend site dedicated to Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. fans, was that J. August Richards mysterious character would be none other than Spider-Man Miles Morales. Want to know more about this theory, and how we came to that conclusion? Check out the full article here.