Black Lightning

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Black Lightning
Premiere January 16, 2018
Airs Tuesdays at 9PM
Based on characters created by
Tony Isabella with
Trevor Von Eeden
Developed by Salim Akil
Network The CW
Style 60-minute superhero drama
Company Berlanti Productions,
DC Comics,
Warner Bros. Television
Seasons 1
Episodes 13 (ordered)
(List of episodes)
Status Currently airing season 1
Origin USA

Based on the DC character created by Tony Isabella and Trevor Von Eeden, Black Lightning centers on Jefferson Pierce. He made his choice: he hung up the suit and his secret identity years ago, but with a daughter hell-bent on justice and a star student being recruited by a local gang, he’ll be pulled back into the fight as the wanted vigilante and DC legend Black Lightning.



Actor Character
Main Cast
Cress Williams Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning
China Anne McClain Jennifer Pierce
Nafessa Williams Anissa Pierce
Christine Adams Lynn Stewart
Marvin "Krondon" Jones III Tobias Whale
Damon Gupton Inspector Henderson
James Remar Peter Gambi
Supporting/Recurring Cast
Jill Scott Lady Eve


Season Premiere Finale #
The CW
Season One January 16, 2018 April 17, 2018 13


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