Mike Colter



Place of birth:

Columbia, South Carolina, USA:


Mike Colter is an American stage and screen actor, best known for his role as Big Willie Little in the movie "Million Dollar Baby" and for his portrayal of Luke Cage in the Marvel series' "Jessica Jones", "Luke Cage", and "The Defenders". He holds an BA in Theater from the University of South Carolina, Columbia, and an MFA in Acting from Rutgers University, New Jersey.

Film Credits

Fatale (2020)
Black and Blue (2019)
as Darius
Before You Know It (2019)
as Charles
Breakthrough (2019)
as Tommy Shine
Skin (2018)
as Daryle Jenkins
Extinction (2018)
as David
Girls Trip (2017)
as Stewart Pierce
Halo: Nightfall (2014)
as Jameson Locke
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
as Mike - DEVGRU
Men in Black 3 (2012)
as Colonel
Salt (2010)
as CIA Tactical Leader
Taking Chance (2009)
as MGySgt Demetry
And Then Came Love (2007)
as Yuppie Paul
Silver Bells (2005)
as Bill
Brooklyn Lobster (2005)
as Jamal
Million Dollar Baby (2004)
as Big Willie Little

TV Series Credits

Seis Manos (2019)
as Brister (voice)
Evil (2019)
as David Acosta
The Kelly Clarkson Show (2019)
as Himself
The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale (2018)
as Himself
Marvel's The Defenders (2017)
as Luke Cage
The Good Fight (2017)
as Lemond Bishop
Marvel's Luke Cage (2016)
as Luke Cage
Chelsea (2016)
as Himself
Marvel's Jessica Jones (2015)
as Luke Cage
Breakthrough (2015)
as Narrator (voice)
Halo: Nightfall (2014)
as Jameson Locke
The Real (2014)
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)
The Following (2013)
as Agent Nick Donovan
Comedy Bang! Bang! (2012)
as Himself
American Horror Story (2011)
as David
Ringer (2011)
as Malcolm Ward
Blue Bloods (2010)
as Cliff Reacher
The Good Wife (2009)
as Lemond Bishop
Rachael Ray (2006)
Criminal Minds (2005)
as Colin Bramwell
American Dad! (2005)