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S1:E1 The Resurrection

Black Lightning
01/16/2018 09:00 pm EST

Jefferson Pierce is a man wrestling with a secret. As the father of Anissa and Jennifer, and principal of a charter high school ...read more 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. show less

S1:E2 LaWanda: The Book of Hope

Black Lightning
01/23/2018 09:00 pm EST

S1:E3 LaWanda: The Book of Burial

Black Lightning
01/30/2018 09:00 pm EST

S1:E4 Black Jesus

Black Lightning
02/06/2018 09:00 pm EST

Black Lightning is recruited to rally against The 100 gang. Anissa investigates the new drug hitting the streets. Meanwhile, ...read more Black Lightning is recruited to rally against The 100 gang. Anissa investigates the new drug hitting the streets. Meanwhile, familiar faces begin to reappear. show less

S1:E5 And Then the Devil Brought the Plague: The Book of Green Light

Black Lightning
02/13/2018 09:00 pm EST

An unexpected phone call unearths the long-buried need for Jefferson to investigate the murder of his father. Meanwhile, Annisa ...read more An unexpected phone call unearths the long-buried need for Jefferson to investigate the murder of his father. Meanwhile, Annisa wrestles with the fact that her actions have dire consequences. Lastly, Jennifer learns the importance of controlling her temper – in all situations. show less

S1:E6 The Book of Thunder

Black Lightning
02/27/2018 09:00 pm EST

Jefferson is on the hunt for his father’s killer, while Anissa uses her new powers to rectify a wrong after a protest fails. ...read more Jefferson is on the hunt for his father’s killer, while Anissa uses her new powers to rectify a wrong after a protest fails. Jennifer grapples with some difficult choices. Elsewhere, Gambi begs for help from Lynn. show less

S1:E7 Equinox: The Book of Fate

Black Lightning
03/06/2018 09:00 pm EST

Black Lightning’s pursuit for Tobias continues. Anissa continues to find herself in the new normal.

S1:E8 Revelations

Black Lightning
03/13/2018 09:00 pm EDT

Black Lightning works with Anissa to help find information to clear Black Lightning’s name. Jennifer begins interning for ...read more Black Lightning works with Anissa to help find information to clear Black Lightning’s name. Jennifer begins interning for Lynn. Meanwhile, Gambi finds himself in a precarious situation. show less

S1:E9 The Book of Little Black Lies

Black Lightning
03/20/2018 09:00 pm EDT

In the aftermath of the latest killing, Black Lightning works to clear his name while also hunting down the person responsible ...read more In the aftermath of the latest killing, Black Lightning works to clear his name while also hunting down the person responsible for his father’s death, and anyone else involved. Tensions remain high between Black Lightning and Gambi. show less

S1:E10 Sins of the Father: The Book of Redemption

Black Lightning
03/27/2018 09:00 pm EDT

Black Lightning attempts to rescue several long-missing children reveals a secret he did not anticipate, and its resulting ...read more Black Lightning attempts to rescue several long-missing children reveals a secret he did not anticipate, and its resulting connections. Gambi struggles to stay strong while in a compromising position. Jefferson begins to view things differently. show less

S1:E11 Black Jesus: The Book of Crucifixion

Black Lightning
04/03/2018 09:00 pm EDT

As suspicions grow that Jefferson Pierce is Black Lightning, the ASA arranges to have him arrested. Lynn seeks help from ...read more As suspicions grow that Jefferson Pierce is Black Lightning, the ASA arranges to have him arrested. Lynn seeks help from Detective Henderson. Meanwhile, as Jefferson is in custody, Gambi and Anissa work together to show Black Lightning is still running around the streets of Freeland. show less

S1:E12 The Resurrection and the Light: The Book of Pain

Black Lightning
04/10/2018 09:00 pm EDT

Tobias returns to Freeland. He is tasked to capture – not kill – Black Lightning with the help of an unexpected source. ...read more Tobias returns to Freeland. He is tasked to capture – not kill – Black Lightning with the help of an unexpected source. After a battle of epic proportions, Anissa and Jennifer provide surprising aid. show less

S1:E13 Shadow of Death

Black Lightning
04/17/2018 09:00 pm EDT

The aftermath of the showdown with Black Lightning leaves everyone reeling. Meanwhile, Tobias gathers his forces.