One-on-one with Marvel illustrator Arvell Jones

Posted at 1:01 PM, May 14, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-14 13:01:48-04

Arvell Jones is a Detroit native who is known for creating Marvel's first female black superhero, and he is at Motor City Comic Con this weekend in Novi.

Misty Knight, according to Jones, was someone he created while he went to Cass Tech. Now, Knight will be making her on-screen debut in Marvel's Netflix Luke Cage.

7 Action News Reporter Jennifer Ann Wilson caught up with Arvell at Comic Con. Check out his interview in the video player above.