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Black Lightning (2018 - 2021)

Black Lightning (2018 - 2021)

AVERAGE TOMATOMETER

92%
100%

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

52%

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Series Info

A retired superhero is drawn back into his old lifestyle when his daughter seeks to serve justice to evil-doers. Based on the DC Comics series.
Creator: Greg Berlanti

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Seasons

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2021, CW, 13 episodes

89%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2019, CW, 16 episodes

91%
Critics Consensus: Faced with the responsibility of aiding Freeland through trying times, the Pierce family takes Black Lightning back by storm.

2018, CW, 16 episodes

96%
Critics Consensus: Black Lightning doesn't reinvent superhero TV, but it does give the genre a necessary jolt with real-world plots, scary new villains, and a star-making performance from Cress Williams.

2018, CW, 13 episodes

Cast

Cress Williams
as Jefferson Pierce
Nafessa Williams
as Anissa Pierce
China Anne McClain
as Jennifer Pierce
James Remar
as Peter Gambi
Damon Gupton
as Henderson
Marvin Jones III
as Tobias Whale
Wayne Brady
as Tyson "Gravedigger" Spikes
Robert Townsend
as Napier Frank
Jill Scott
as Lady Eve"
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