SIMONE MISSICK SPOTTED IN TRIBE OF DUMO
Can we take a second to talk about how amazing Simone Missick looks in this stunning African print by Houston based fashion powerhouse – Tribe Of Dumo.
This Stylish Kimono jacket is sure to wow onlookers. Beautiful long wide jacket with a loose comfortable silhouette. 100% Cotton with Satin Hem. Quality finishing. Great for the Fall and Winter Seasons. It Can also be worn with matching pants.
For those who don’t know much about Simone Missick, here’s a brief background about her. Simone Missick is an American film and television actress. She is best known for her role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Detective Mercedes Misty Knight in Luke Cage, a role she also plays in The Defenders and Iron Fist.
Mercedes “Misty” Knight is a fictional character within the Marvel Universe, Knight is a former NYPD police officer, whose arm was amputated following a bomb attack. After receiving a bionic prosthetic from Tony Stark, she started a private-investigation agency with close friend, Colleen Wing. The two would later form the crime-fighting duo Daughters of the Dragon. As private investigators, Knight and Wing frequently work with Heroes for Hire: Luke Cage and Iron Fist.
Born in Detroit, Michigan, Simone always knew she was meant to perform. Growing up, Simone spent years playing the violin, singing and playing sports before she decided to focus on acting. While in her first year as an English major at Howard University, she decided to take a theatre for a non-majors course. This class solidified her commitment to acting, and she graduated with a minor in Theatre Arts. Following graduation, Simone traveled to Oxford, England, where she participated in the British American Drama Academy taking Master Classes with greats Ben Kingsley, Alan Rickman, and Jane Lapotaire.
She then honed her craft performing in regional theatre in Detroit, Michigan before packing it all up and moving to Los Angeles. In 2015, Simone made her debut as “Misty Knight” in “Marvel’s Luke Cage”. She has since reprised her role as that character in “Marvel’s: The Defenders”, and Season 2 of both “Marvel’s Luke Cage” and “Marvel’s Iron Fist”. In the spring of 2018, Simone made her New York theatre debut in Dominique Morrisseau’s “Paradise Blue” at the Signature Theatre. Simone recently starred and is a producer on the highly anticipated Orion pictures film, “Jinn”, which was released fall of 2018.
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