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Mike Colter

 In addition to starring as David Acosta on EVIL, which returns for its second season this June on Paramount+, Mike Colter is well known for his title role in the series “Luke Cage,” as the first black lead superhero for the Marvel TV and film universe.

Colter’s feature film credits include “Million Dollar Baby,” “Breakthrough,” “Before You Know It,” “Girls Trip,” “Skin” and “Zero Dark Thirty.” He most recently wrapped production on the action thriller “Till Death” alongside Jason Sudeikis and Evangeline Lilly.   

Colter’s television credits include THE GOOD FIGHT, on CBS All Access, BLUE BLOODS, CRIMINAL MINDS and “The Good Wife,” all on the Network, “Ringer,” “American Horror Story” and “The Following,” among many others.

Colter graduated from the University of South Carolina and went on to earn his MFA from Rutgers University where he met his wife, with whom he has two daughters. In his spare time, he loves watching and playing sports. His birthday is August 26. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @realmikecolter.