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"If you don't surrender yourself and Misty Knight I'm gonna kill a hostage every ten minutes – starting with Damon Boone."
Diamondback to Luke Cage[src]

Now You're Mine is the eleventh episode of the first season of the Netflix exclusive television series Luke Cage.


In one bold move, a friend from his past puts Luke on the defensive, Misty in dire straits, and Harlem's safety in jeopardy.


Stryker taking hostages

Luke Cage escapes to the kitchen during the Attack on Harlem's Paradise with Misty Knight while Stryker takes Claire Temple, Candace Miller, the servant who testified against Cage, and the remaining civilians as hostages.

Meanwhile, the police surround the club; but inspector Priscilla Ridley does not authorize any assault. Blake Tower arrives and tries to give some advice to Ridley as the situation is controlled. Cage and Knight escape to the basement using a secret entrance in the kitchen just before Willis Stryker's men storm in. Temple tends to Miller's wound, with the latter revealing the truth to the former on Cottonmouth's murderer and telling about where Cage and Knight might be.

Knight talks to Cage while escaping the situation

Claire Temple manages to escape and joins the pair, tending to Knight's wound. In the meantime, Stryker uses the loudspeakers to demand Cage to meet him by threatening to kill the hostages. Cage leaves to meet him.

Shades is arrested

Unfortunately, Shades finds the secret entrance and confronts Knight and Temple, who manages to overpower and lock him. Stryker kills Dillard's fellow party member, Damon Boone and orders his men to take the body to the outside. Luke Cage arrives and frees the hostages, but Candace Miller, whom Stryker uses to cover his own escape just as the SWAT team storms in and forces Cage to surrender using the Judas bullets provided by Dillard. Cage, Alvarez and some other mercenaries are put into custody. However, as he is arrested, the residents of Harlem send their supports to Cage.


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Song title Artist Location(s)
Son of a Preacher Man Dusty Springfield

Diamondback tells Damon Boone how blue-eyed soul was always his mother Dana's favorite style of music, then proceeds to tell Damon the Cain and Abel version of him and his brother Carl's lives.


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