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The CW’s Black Lightning Coming to an End With Season 4

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The CW’s Black Lightning coming to an end with season 4 After three highly-acclaimed seasons on the network and entering development into a possible spin-off, The CW has announced it is bringing DC Comics series Black Lightning to an end with its upcoming fourth season, according to The Wrap. RELATED: Painkiller: Black Lightning Sets Up Spinoff with Backdoor Pilot to Debut in Season 4 PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptS...
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Painkiller: Black Lightning Sets Up Spinoff with Backdoor Pilot to Debut in Season 4

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Painkiller: Black Lightning Sets Up Spinoff with Backdoor Pilot to Debut in Season 4 The CW has announced that they’re currently in the process of developing the first Black Lightning spinoff which will center on one of the series’ villains, Painkiller, who is portrayed by Jordan Calloway (Riverdale). The introduction to the new Arrowverse series will start as a backdoor pilot that will air in 2021 as the seventh episode of Black Lightning‘s upcoming fourth season. RELATE...
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Wayne Brady Joins Black Lightning Season 3 as Gravedigger

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Wayne Brady joins Black Lightning season 3 as Gravedigger We will get to see a new side to Wayne Brady soon as the actor has signed on to star in the third season of The CW’s Black Lightning as Tyson Spikes, aka Gravedigger. RELATED: Black Lightning Season 3 Premiere Photos Released Spikes is described as a World War II-era member of the U.S. military who became a “super solider” after a secret experiment gifted him with enhanced strength, agility, tactical genius and ha...
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Black Lightning Season 2 Finale Extended Trailer Released

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning season 2 finale extended trailer released The CW has released the extended trailer for Black Lightning upcoming season 2 finale, titled “The Book of Secrets Chapter Two: The Omega,” highlighting Jefferson’s desire for peace without violence as he worries for her daughters’ safety. The last episode is set to premiere tonight at 9/8c on The CW. Check out the the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone...
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Black Lightning Season 2 Finale Promo: The Omega

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning season 2 finale promo: The omega The CW has released the first promo for Black Lightning upcoming episode 2.16 and season finale, titled “The Book of Secrets Chapter Two: The Omega,” featuring our titular hero teaming with his daughters Thunder and Lightning as they fight against Tobias. The last episode is scheduled to air on March 18. Check out the the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, TV News, The Cw, Lightning, Cw, Thunder, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Tobias, Freeland, Anissa, ComingSoon, CW Renews


Black Lightning Episode 2.15 Promo: Jefferson Enforces Superhero Rules

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 2.15 promo: Jefferson enforces superhero rules The CW has released the first promo for Black Lightning episode 2.15, titled “The Book of Secrets Chapter One: The Alpha,” featuring Jefferson teaching his daughters the rules about being a good superhero. The new episode is scheduled to air on March 11. Check out the the video below! RELATED: The CW Orders Batwoman Pilot! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStand...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, TV News, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anissa, CW Renews, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Tony Isabella, Akil Productions


Black Lightning Episode 2.14 Promo: Original Sin

Black Lightning episode 2.14 promo: Original Sin The upcoming episode of The CW series Black Lighting continues the “Book of Secrets: Part Four” storyline, with a dead villain returning to life and tracking down Jefferson during his civilian job as a school teacher. You can check out the trailer in the player below! Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is a man with many faces. He is a former Olympic athlete, respected educator and a father of two. He is also Black Lightning, superpowered prote...
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Black Lightning Episode 2.13 Promo: The Pillar of Fire

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 2.13 promo: The Pillar of Fire Things get a lot more complicated for the Pierce family on the next Black Lightning episode, titled “The Book of Secrets: Chapter Three.” Tobias Whale knows that Jefferson’s youngest daughter has superpowers that she’s not in control of yet, while the Pierces try to keep her safe. You can check out the promo in the post below! Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is a man with many faces. He is a former Olympic athlete, ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anissa, ComingSoon, CW Renews, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Tony Isabella, Akil Productions


Black Lightning Episode 2.12 Promo: The Just and the Unjust

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 2.12 promo: The Just and the Unjust The question of whether or not justice and revenge are the same thing is the central question in the latest promo for the next Black Lightning episode, titled “The Book of Secrets: Chapter 2.” You can check out the promo in the post below! Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is a man with many faces. He is a former Olympic athlete, respected educator and a father of two. He is also Black Lightning, superpowered pro...
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Black Lightning Episode 2.11 Promo: Freeland is Under Siege

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 2.11 promo: Freeland is under siege The CW has released the first promo for Black Lightning episode 2.11, titled “The Book of Secrets Chapter One: Prodigal Son,” highlighting Jefferson Pierce’s determination to find the people responsible for attacking Freeland. The episode is set to air in the show’s new time slot on Monday January 28. Check out the the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptSta...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, TV News, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anissa, James Remar, ComingSoon, Jefferson Pierce, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning


Black Lightning Episode 2.10 Promo: Jennifer Wants to Take Down Tobias

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 2.10 promo: Jennifer wants to take down Tobias The CW has released the second promo for Black Lightning episode 2.10, titled “The Book of Rebellion Chapter Three: Angelitos Negros,” highlighting Jennifer’s new found strength and confidence to take down Tobias. The episode is set to air on the show’s new time slot on Monday January 21. Check out the the video below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStand...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, TV News, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Tobias, Freeland, Anissa, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Tony Isabella, Akil Productions


Black Lightning: China Anne McClain Strikes a Pose as Lightning

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning: China Anne McClain strikes a pose as Lightning The CW has released a new photo of China Anne McClain’s crime fighting super heroine Lightning in advance of her appearance in the upcoming Black Lightning series. Check out the full image in the gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.p...
Tags: TV, Movies, China, Dc Comics, Lightning, Poster, Cw, Promo, Comic Book, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anne McClain, Anissa, ComingSoon


Black Lightning Episode 2.10 Promo Reveals a New Time Slot

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 2.10 promo reveals a new time slot The CW has released the first promo for Black Lightning episode 2.10, titled “The Book of Rebellion Chapter Three: Angelitos Negros,” highlighting the obstacles that the main characters must face due to Tobias Whale’s evil plans. The video also revealed the show’s new time slot which will now be Monday nights at 9 PM starting on January 21. Check out the the video below! RELATED: Legends of Tomorrow Creator Promi...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, TV News, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anissa, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Tony Isabella, Akil Productions, Jefferson Pierce Cress Williams


Black Lightning Episode 2.09 Promo: Jefferson Tries to Save Jennifer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 2.09 promo: Jefferson tries to save Jennifer The CW has released the first promo for Black Lightning episode 2.09, the mid-season finale, titled “The Book of Rebellion Chapter Two: Gift of Magi,” highlighting Jefferson’s best efforts to find his daughter Jennifer and save her from a killer who’s out to hunt her down. The episode is set to air next week on December 11. Check out the the video below! RELATED: Legends of Tomorrow Creator Promises Ins...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, TV News, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anissa, ComingSoon, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Tony Isabella, Akil Productions


Black Lighting Episode 2.08 Promo: Exodus

Black Lighting episode 2.08 promo: Exodus Jennifer Pierce has gone missing in the trailer for the upcoming episode of Black Lightning, “The Book of Rebellion: Chapter One: Exodus.” While the family struggles to help find her, Jefferson is accused of driving everyone around him away. Meanwhile, Jennifer looks to be struggling with her own superpowers while out on her own. You can check out the trailer in the post below! Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is a man with many faces. He is a forme...
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Black Lightning Episode 2.07 Trailer: The Sange Promo

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 2.07 trailer: The Sange Promo In the trailer for the upcoming Black Lighting episode “ The Book Of Blood: Chapter Three,” Jefferson’s daughter, Jennifer, laments about her being born with superpowers. Particularly the stress it causes her father, despite him being a superhero himself. You can check out the trailer in the post below! Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is a man with many faces. He is a former Olympic athlete, respected educator and ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anissa, ComingSoon, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Tony Isabella, Akil Productions, Jefferson Pierce Cress Williams


Guess Who’s Back in Black Lightning Season 2 Extended Trailer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Guess who’s back in Black Lightning Season 2 extended trailer In the new extended trailer for Season 2 of Black Lightning, we see the Pierce family grappling with their new and existing superpowers, while the nefarious gang known as The 100 plots their demise. You can check out the Black Lightning Season 2 extended trailer in the player below! Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is a man with many faces. He is a former Olympic athlete, respected educator and a father of tw...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, TV News, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anissa, TV Premiere Dates, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Tony Isabella, Trevor Von Eeden


Black Lightning Season 2 Premiere Photos Released

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning season 2 premiere photos released Just over a week before it returns to the airwaves, The CW has released several photos from the Black Lightning season two premiere. You can check out the photos in the gallery below! Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is a man with many faces. He is a former Olympic athlete, respected educator and a father of two. He is also Black Lightning, superpowered protector of Freeland with the ability to sense and harness electricit...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dc Comics, TV News, The Cw, Cw, Jennifer, Jefferson, Pierce, Freeland, Anissa, ComingSoon, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Tony Isabella, Trevor Von Eeden


Guess Who’s Back In Black Lightning’s Season Two Teaser

Guess who’s back in Black Lightning’s season two teaser The CW has released a new teaser for Black Lightning season two, which invites everyone to “Guess Who’s Back.” The 30-second video, which you can watch below, plays out like a role-call for all the major characters in Black Lightning season one, promising their return when the show comes back next month. In the trailer, Tobias Whale (Marvin “Krondon” Jones III), Khalil Payne (Jordan Kalloway), and Syonide (Charlbi Dean Kriek) are all me...
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CW Promo Invites You To Suit Up For New Seasons of DC Superhero Shows

CW promo invites you to suit up for new seasons of DC superhero shows The CW is starting to hype its fall slate of DC superhero shows with its new promo titled “Suit Up,” which gives a rundown of when the new seasons will start for The Flash, Supergirl, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Arrow, and Black Lightning. You can check out the trailer below, but it doesn’t reveal much of Ruby Rose’s upcoming turn as Batwoman. Things kick off with The Flash, which premieres on October 9th. The Flash stars Gra...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, The Cw, Dc, Brainiac, Cw, The Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, Ruby Rose, Ray Palmer, Emily Bett Rickards, Stephen Amell, Winn, Hank Henshaw


It’s Super Season in New The CW Subway Sizzle Promo

October is Super Season in New The CW: Superhero Subway Sizzle Promo The CW has released a new promo for their upcoming DC shows that are scheduled to return this October. The promo features different superheroes from The Flash, Supergirl, Arrow, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and Black Lighting getting ready for their return. Check out the video below! RELATED: The CW Sets the Dates For The Flash, Arrow, and Supergirl’s Annual Crossover The Flash stars Grant Gustin as Barry Allen/The Flash, Candi...
Tags: TV, Movies, Superman, TV News, The Cw, Dc, Brainiac, Cw, The Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, Ray Palmer, Emily Bett Rickards, Stephen Amell, Winn, Hank Henshaw


‘Love Is ___’ Renewed by OWN for Season 2

OWN has renewed Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil’s “Love Is ___” for a second season. The Akils are creators of the series and executive produce through their company Akil Productions in association with Warner Horizon Scripted Television. Brock Akil is the series’ showrunner. She also directed the pilot and upcoming season finale episode. “Mara […]
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Jordan Calloway Upped to Series Regular as Black Lightning’s Painkiller

Jordan Calloway upped to series regular as Black Lightning’s Painkiller The CW and DC Entertainment have announced that Jordan Calloway returns as DC villain Painkiller in Black Lightning’s sophomore season! Guest starring as Khalil Payne in season one, Calloway’s promotion to series regular was revealed by showrunner/executive producer Salim Akil during Black Lightning’s Comic-Con 2018 panel. Khalil Payne was a high school All-American track star with dreams of going to the Olympics until a ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Fox, TV News, Jordan, Cw, DC Entertainment, Comic-Con, Khalil, Warner Bros Television, Calloway, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Jordan Calloway, Salim Akil, Akil Productions


Comic-Con 2018 Schedule for Saturday, July 21

Comic-Con International has posted the schedule for Saturday, July 21! You can view the full schedule here and below are the panels and events that we’ll be looking forward to. Stay tuned to ComingSoon.net’s Comic-Con Hub for all the latest updates! Which panels/events on the Comic-Con 2018 schedule for Saturday are you looking forward to the most? Let us know in the comments below. RELATED: Comic-Con 2018 Schedule for Thursday, July 19 RELATED: Comic-Con 2018 Schedule for Friday, July 20 Comi...
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Comic-Con 2018 Schedule For July 21 Includes ‘Deadpool 2’ Uncut Screening, Warner Bros. Panels & More

We’re getting closer and closer to the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con, and the /Film team will be on site learning all the latest updates about upcoming blockbuster movies and all your favorite nerdy TV shows you can’t stop binging. We’ve already got a line on the panel line-up for Thursday and what’s in store for fans on Friday. Now the full San Diego Comic-Con 2018 schedule for Saturday, July 21 has arrived, and it’s likely to be the most exciting day of the convention. This year’s Saturday line-up...
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Warner Bros. TV’s San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Schedule Released!

Warner Bros. TV’s San Diego Comic-Con 2018 schedule released! Warner Bros. Television Group has unveiled its Comic-Con Class of 2018 with 15 of the Studio’s fan-favorite series making their way to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. The Studio’s multi-level booth will once again be a must-visit destination on the convention floor. Arrow, The Big Bang Theory, Black Lightning, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, The Flash, Gotham, Riverdale, Supergirl, Supernatural, and Unikitty! are all returning to SDCC. ...
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Black Lightning Season Finale Photos Debut

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning season finale photos debut Ahead of the final episode set to air next week, The CW has released the first batch of photos for the season finale of Black Lightning! Check them out in the gallery below! RELATED: Black Lightning Season Finale Promo! Set to air April 17, the episode is titled “Shadow of Death: The Book of War” and is described as follows: “THE SHOWDOWN – The aftermath of the showdown with Black Lightning (Cress Williams) leaves everyone reeling...
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Black Lightning Season Finale Promo!

Black Lightning season finale promo Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the season finale of Black Lightning! Check out the Black Lightning season finale promo below. RELATED: The CW Renews 10 Series, Including All Superhero Shows Set to air April 17, the episode is titled “Shadow of Death: The Book of War” and is described as follows: “THE SHOWDOWN – The aftermath of the showdown with Black Lightning (Cress Williams) leaves everyone reeling. ...
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Black Lightning Episode 12 Promo: Return of The Whale

Black Lightning Episode 12 Promo: Return of The Whale Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the twelfth episode of Black Lightning, the penultimate episode of the show’s first season. Check out the Black Lightning Episode 12 promo below! Set to air April 10, the episode is titled “The Resurrection and the Light: The Book of Pain” and is described as follows: “RETURN OF THE WHALE – Tobias (Marvin Jones III) returns to Freeland. He is tasked to ca...
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Nielsen Bolsters The ‘POWER OF SHE’ With Maxine Waters, Mara Brock Akil & Angela Rye in LA

Mara Brock Akil, Creator, Screenwriter, Television Producer and Executive, Akil Productions  Angela Rye, Principal and CEO of IMPACT Strategies  Congresswoman Maxine Waters, U.S. House of Representatives, California’s 43rd District Cheryl Grace, SVP of Strategic Community Alliance & Consumer Engagement, Nielsen  Angela Rye, Principal and CEO of IMPACT Strategies  Congresswoman Maxine Waters, U.S. House of Representatives, California’s 43rd District  Mara Brock Akil...
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