The DC Comics-inspired television series Black Lightning follows Jefferson Pierce, the retired Black Lightning, as he returns to his life as a superhero to protect Freeland from a series of villains including The 100 — led by Tobias Whale — the A.S.A., and the Markovian soldiers.
Joining Black Lightning are his daughters Jennifer Pierce (Lightning) and Anissa Pierce (Thunder).
First Episode Date: January 16, 2018
- Cress Williams (Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning)
- China Ann McClain (Jennifer Pierce / Lightning)
- Nafessa Williams (Anissa Pierce / Thunder)
- Christine Adams (Lynn Stewart)
- Marvin "Krondon" Jones III (Tobias Whale)
- Damon Gupton (Bill Henderson)
- James Remar (Peter Gambi)
- Jordan Calloway (Khalil Payne / Painkiller)
- Chantal Thuy (Grace Choi)
Where to Watch: Netflix, Hulu