Black Lightning

Jefferson Pierce is a man wrestling with a secret. As the father of two daughters and principal of a charter high school that also serves as a safe haven for young people in a New Orleans neighborhood overrun by gang violence, he is a hero to his community.

TitleBlack Lightning
First Air DateJanuary 16th, 2018
Last Air DateApril 17th, 2018
GenresAction & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy
NetworkThe CW
Production CompaniesWarner Bros. Television, Akil Production Company, Berlanti Productions
ProducersSalim Akil, Greg Berlanti, Mara Brock Akil
Number of Seasons1 Seasons
Number of Episodes13 Episodes
Plot Keywordsdc comics, superhero, based on graphic novel, black superhero
Cress Williams
Cress Williams
Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning
China Anne McClain
China Anne McClain
Jennifer Pierce
Christine Adams
Christine Adams
Lynn Pierce
Nafessa Williams
Nafessa Williams
Anissa Pierce / Thunder
Marvin 'Krondon' Jones III
Marvin 'Krondon' Jones III
Tobias Whale
Damon Gupton
Damon Gupton
Bill Henderson
James Remar
James Remar
Peter Gambi