SMC Alum Mahershala Ali Spotlighted In Essence Magazine

Essence logoSaint Mary's alumnus and Emmy nominated actor Mahershala Ali '96  is the subject of the Essence Magazine profile "8 Things To Know About 'Luke Cage' Star Mahershala Ali." Now starring in the Netflix series about the Harlem-based Marvel superhero Luke Cage, Ali can be seen playing the heavy as the villain Cornell “Cottonmouth” Stokes, Cage's evil adversary. Ali, a communication major at SMC, can also be seen delivering a moving speech as the honored guest speaker at Saint Mary's 2016 Commencement ceremony this past May. 

Date of Mention: 
Friday, October 14, 2016