Black Lightning

Black Lightning (2018)

High voltage action

  • Genre: Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Drama
  • Creator: Salim Akil
  • First Air Date: 2018-01-16
  • Last Air Date: 2021-05-24
  • Total Seasons: 4
  • Total Episodes: 58
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 45 min.
  • Production Company: Warner Bros. Television
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Networks: The CW
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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.

  • Keywords: superhero, based on comic
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    Black Lightning Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2018-01-16
    13 Episodes

    Season 2

    First Air Date: 2018-10-09
    16 Episodes

    Season 3

    First Air Date: 2019-10-07
    16 Episodes

    Season 4

    First Air Date: 2021-02-08
    13 Episodes

    Black Lightning Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1The Resurrection60 min
    Season 1Episode 2LaWanda: The Book of Hope60 min
    Season 1Episode 3LaWanda: The Book of Burial60 min
    Season 1Episode 4Black Jesus60 min
    Season 1Episode 5And Then the Devil Brought the Plague: The Book of Green Light60 min
    Season 1Episode 6Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder60 min
    Season 1Episode 7Equinox: The Book of Fate60 min
    Season 1Episode 8The Book of Revelations60 min
    Season 1Episode 9The Book of Little Black Lies60 min
    Season 1Episode 10Sins of the Father: The Book of Redemption60 min
    Season 1Episode 11Black Jesus: The Book of Crucifixion60 min
    Season 1Episode 12The Resurrection and the Light: The Book of Pain60 min
    Season 1Episode 13Shadow of Death: The Book of War60 min
    Season 2Episode 1The Book of Consequences: Chapter One: Rise of the Green Light Babies60 min
    Season 2Episode 2The Book of Consequences: Chapter Two: Black Jesus Blues60 min
    Season 2Episode 3The Book of Consequences: Chapter Three: Master Lowry60 min
    Season 2Episode 4The Book of Consequences: Chapter Four: Translucent Freak60 min
    Season 2Episode 5The Book of Blood: Chapter One: Requiem60 min
    Season 2Episode 6The Book of Blood: Chapter Two: The Perdi60 min
    Season 2Episode 7The Book of Blood: Chapter Three: The Sange60 min
    Season 2Episode 8The Book of Rebellion: Chapter One: Exodus60 min
    Season 2Episode 9The Book of Rebellion: Chapter Two: Gift of the Magi60 min
    Season 2Episode 10The Book of Rebellion: Chapter Three: Angelitos Negros60 min
    Season 2Episode 11The Book of Secrets: Chapter One: Prodigal Son60 min
    Season 2Episode 12The Book of Secrets: Chapter Two: Just and Unjust60 min
    Season 2Episode 13The Book of Secrets: Chapter Three: Pillar of Fire60 min
    Season 2Episode 14The Book of Secrets: Chapter Four: Original Sin60 min
    Season 2Episode 15The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter One: The Alpha60 min
    Season 2Episode 16The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter Two: The Omega60 min
    Season 3Episode 1The Book of Occupation: Chapter One: Birth of Blackbird60 min
    Season 3Episode 2The Book of Occupation: Chapter Two: Maryam's Tasbih60 min
    Season 3Episode 3The Book of Occupation: Chapter Three: Agent Odell's Pipe-Dream60 min
    Season 3Episode 4The Book of Occupation: Chapter Four: Lynn's Ouroboros60 min
    Season 3Episode 5The Book of Occupation: Chapter Five: Requiem for Tavon60 min
    Season 3Episode 6The Book of Resistance: Chapter One: Knocking on Heaven's Door60 min
    Season 3Episode 7The Book of Resistance: Chapter Two: Henderson's Opus60 min
    Season 3Episode 8The Book of Resistance: Chapter Three: The Battle of Franklin Terrace60 min
    Season 3Episode 9The Book of Resistance: Chapter Four: Earth Crisis60 min
    Season 3Episode 10The Book of Markovia: Chapter One: Blessings and Curses Reborn60 min
    Season 3Episode 11The Book of Markovia: Chapter Two: Lynn's Addiction60 min
    Season 3Episode 12The Book of Markovia: Chapter Three: Motherless ID60 min
    Season 3Episode 13The Book of Markovia: Chapter Four: Grab the Strap60 min
    Season 3Episode 14The Book of War: Chapter One: Homecoming60 min
    Season 3Episode 15The Book of War: Chapter Two: Freedom Ain't Free60 min
    Season 3Episode 16The Book of War: Chapter Three: Liberation60 min
    Season 4Episode 1The Book of Reconstruction: Chapter One: Collateral Damage60 min
    Season 4Episode 2The Book of Reconstruction: Chapter Two: Unacceptable Losses60 min
    Season 4Episode 3The Book of Reconstruction: Chapter Three: Despite All My Rage...60 min
    Season 4Episode 4The Book of Reconstruction: Chapter Four: A Light in the Darkness60 min
    Season 4Episode 5The Book of Ruin: Chapter One: Picking Up the Pieces60 min
    Season 4Episode 6The Book of Ruin: Chapter Two: Theseus's Ship60 min
    Season 4Episode 7Painkiller60 min
    Season 4Episode 8The Book of Ruin: Chapter Three: Things Fall Apart60 min
    Season 4Episode 9The Book of Ruin: Chapter Four: Lyding60 min
    Season 4Episode 10The Book of Reunification: Chapter One: Revelations60 min
    Season 4Episode 11The Book of Reunification: Chapter Two: Trial and Errors60 min
    Season 4Episode 12The Book of Resurrection: Chapter One: Crossroads60 min
    Season 4Episode 13The Book of Resurrection: Chapter Two: Closure60 min
    • Cress Williams

      as Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning
    • Nafessa Williams

      as Anissa Pierce / Thunder / Blackbird
    • Christine Adams

      as Lynn Pierce
    • Marvin 'Krondon' Jones III

      as Tobias Whale
    • James Remar

      as Peter Gambi
    • Chantal Thuy

      as Grace Choi
    Production Gabrielle Greig Co-Producer
    Production Jamila Daniel Co-Producer
    Production Bille Woodruff Co-Executive Producer
    Production Lamont Magee Co-Producer
    Production Brusta Brown Producer
    Production John Mitchell Todd Producer
    Production Carl Ogawa Producer
    Production Adam Giaudrone Co-Executive Producer
    Production Jennifer Lence Producer
    Production James Spies Producer
    Production Charles Holland Executive Producer
    Writing Trevor Von Eeden Characters
    Sound Kurt Farquhar Original Music Composer
    Art Arlan Jay Vetter Production Design
    Production Victoria Thomas Casting
    Production Tara Feldstein Bennett Casting
    Production Chase Paris Casting
    Production Sarah Schechter Executive Producer
    Production Mara Brock Akil Executive Producer
    Production Greg Berlanti Executive Producer
    Production Salim Akil Executive Producer
    Writing Tony Isabella Characters