- "Everybody wants to be the king."
Cornell Stokes, also known as Cottonmouth, is the owner of Harlem's Paradise, a nightclub in New York City. His criminal ongoings begin to threaten Luke Cage's world, making them unexpected foes.
To be added
- In the comics, Cornell Cottonmouth was a heroin trader that wanted to recruit Luke Cage for his organization when Cage was wrongly accused of drug trafficking with heroin stolen from Cottonmouth by Willis Stryker.
Behind the Scenes
- According to Cheo Hodari Coker, the attitude of the rapper Biggie Smalls, a friend of Coker, was a strong influence for this version of Cottonmouth.