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Black Lightning

Action (Genre) / Sci-Fi (Genre) / Adventure (Genre) Rated: TV-14 Creators: Mara Brock Akil / Salim Akil Composers: Kurt Farquhar Watch Trailer
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Episode Guide

  • Season:
  • 1
  • 2

Next Up Tuesday, Oct 9 2018 at 9pm on The CW

  • S2.E1
  • The Book of Consequences: The Rise of the Green Light Babies - Chapter One
  • Jefferson Pierce and his family may have survived Tobias’s attack, but they’re not out of the woods yet. Concerned for the safety of Garfield’s students, the board considers a motion to shut down the school, forcing Jefferson to go to Napier Frank to sway the vote. Jennifer struggles with her powers and her actions have unforeseen repercussions. Meanwhile, Anissa finds a new way to give back to Freeland. Lastly, Lynn continues her quest much to the dismay of Agent Odell.

Most Recent Tuesday, Apr 17 2018 at 9pm on The CW

  • S1.E13
  • Shadow of Death
  • The aftermath of the showdown with Black Lightning leaves everyone reeling. Meanwhile, Tobias gathers his forces.

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Jefferson Pierce is a man wrestling with a secret. As the father of Anissa and Jennifer, and principal of a charter high school that also serves as a safe-haven for young people in a neighborhood overrun by gang violence, he is a hero in his community. Nine years ago, Pierce was a hero of a different sort. Gifted with the superhuman power to harness and control electricity, he used those powers to keep his hometown streets safe as the masked vigilante Black Lightning, but he left the Superhero days behind. Almost a decade later, Pierce’s crime-fighting days are long behind him…or so he thought.

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