Black Lightning/The Book of Occupation: Chapter One: Birth of Blackbird

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The Book of Occupation: Chapter One: Birth of Blackbird
Season 3, Episode 1
Airdate October 7, 2019
Production Number T43.10101
Written by Salim Akil
Directed by Salim Akil
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The Book of Occupation: Chapter One: Birth of Blackbird is the first episode of the third season of Black Lightning, and the thirtieth episode overall.

Starring: Cress Williams (Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning), China Anne McClain (Jennifer Pierce), Nafessa Williams (Anissa Pierce / Blackbird), Christine Adams (Lynn Stewart), Marvin "Krondon" Jones III (Tobias Whale), Damon Gupton (Deputy Chief Bill Henderson), Jordan Calloway (Khalil Payne / Painkiller) (credit only)

and James Remar (Peter Gambi)

Guest Starring: Bill Duke (Agent Percy Odell), Will Catlett (Lala / Tattoo Man), Clifton Powell (Reverend Jeremiah Holt), Zoe Renee (Maryam Luquan), Myles Truitt (Issa Williams), Warren "Wawa" Snipe (Thierry)

Co-Starring: Adetinpo Thomas (Jamillah Olsen), Rafael Castillo (Devonte Jones), Chase D. Anderson (Cyclotronic), Kristyl Tift (Betty), Nevaine (Ms. Reeks), Kenny Dozier (Freeland Resident 2), Cindy L. Jefferson (Freeland Resident 3), Savage Houston (Soldier Passenger), Esther April (Young Woman), Libby Blanton (Bartender), Derek Russo (Guard), Kellen Wade (Young Man), Nakia Dillard (Terrence), Joseph Steven Yang (Older Asian Man), Justin Livingston (Cloaked Gambi), Sh'kia Augistin (Shonda)

Uncredited: Christopher B. Duncan (Commander Carson Williams)


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