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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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The Trailer for Black Lightning's Season 3 Finale Is Intense

War has come to Freeland, and only Black Lightning can put an end to it. Read more...
Tags: Science, Superheroes, Cw, Trailer Frenzy, Freeland, Wayne Brady, Black Lightning, Cress Williams, Trailer for Black Lightning


Black Lightning Has Been Slowly But Surely Putting Together DC's Outsiders

Even before the events of Crisis on Infinite Earths, Black Lightning’s third season was quickly transforming the city of Freeland into ground zero for a conflict with the nation of Markovia. The city’s growing population of empowered metahumans and the researchers studying their evolution made it Markovia’s prime…Read more...
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Crisis on Infinite Earths: Synopses For First Three Episodes Revealed

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Crisis on Infinite Earths: Synopses for first three episodes revealed With only two weeks left before the highly-anticipated premiere of Crisis on Infinite Earths, The CW has released the synopses for the first three episodes of this year’s Arrowverse crossover event, giving us a better idea of what to expect with each episode while also teasing the unlikely team-ups among featured guest-stars and characters from different shows. RELATED: Crisis on Infinite Earths Teasers:...
Tags: TV, Movies, Superman, TV News, The Cw, Batwoman, Huntress, Bruce Wayne, Dc, Mia, Cw, The Flash, Supergirl, Oliver, Ray, Katherine Mcnamara


Crisis on Infinite Earths Teasers: Witness the End of Existence

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Witness the end of existence in Crisis on Infinite Earths crossover teasers The CW has released brand new teasers for their highly-anticipated Arrowverse crossover event Crisis on Infinite Earths, featuring the Harbinger as she travels across the Multiverse to bring together all of our favorite Arrowverse heroes including Supergirl, Superman, Green Arrow, The Flash, Batwoman and more to stop the incoming crisis. Also featuring our first look at Cress Williams’ Black Lightn...
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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...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, Asa, Cw, Mary Jane, Greg Berlanti, Wayne Brady, Sarah Schechter, Warner Bros Television, Jefferson Pierce, TV Premiere, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Jordan Calloway, Cress Williams


June 26 Blu-ray, DVD, and Digital Releases

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‘Black Lightning’ Season 2 Release Date Announced

The CW has set the premiere date for Season 2 of “Black Lightning.” The network announced Wednesday that the sophomore run of the superhero family drama will debut on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 9 p.m. EDT. While plot details about the new season are being kept under wraps, Cress Williams, who plays the title role, said that the show’s Season 2 tone won’t be too different from that of Season 1.
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‘Black Lightning’ Star Cress Williams Teases ‘Darker’ Season 2

“Black Lightning” lead actor Cress Williams will continue to tackle pressing social issues in Season 2 of the CW series.
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Black Lightning DVD Set Announced

I spent the weekend binging the first season of Black Lightning, and I loved it! It’s tough to combine superhero action with cultural commentary, but this CW show makes a valiant attempt, with the added benefit of my new favorite, Thunder (Nafessa Williams), the first black lesbian superhero on TV. Cress Williams anchors the show, whether he’s playing the title powers, the community-leading school principal Jefferson Pierce, or family man coping with his daughters’ discoveries of their abilities...
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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’: Marvin ‘Krondon’ James III Talks Fight Scene With Cress Williams

“Black Lightning” star Marvin “Krondon” James III opened up about filming the fight scene between his character Tobias Whale and Cress Williams’ titular vigilante in this week’s episode of the CW series.
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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. ...
Tags: TV, Movies, China, TV News, Cw, Anne McClain, Damon Gupton, James Remar, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Dates, Warner Bros Television, Nafessa Williams, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Cress Williams


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...
Tags: TV, Movies, China, TV News, Cw, Anne McClain, James Remar, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Dates, Warner Bros Television, Nafessa Williams, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Cress Williams, Tony Isabella


Black Lightning Episode 11 Promo: And Justice For All

Black Lightning episode 11 promo: And Justice For All Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the eleventh episode of Black Lightning which you can check out in the player below! Set to air April 3, the episode is titled “Black Jesus: The Book of Crucifixion” and is described as follows: “AND JUSTICE FOR ALL – As suspicions grow that Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is Black Lightning, the ASA arranges to have him arrested. Lynn (Christine Adams)...
Tags: TV, Movies, China, TV News, Asa, Cw, Jefferson, Anne McClain, James Remar, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Dates, Michael Schultz, Warner Bros Television, Nafessa Williams, Berlanti Productions


Black Lightning Episode 10 Promo: Secrets and Lies

Black Lightning Episode 10 promo: Secrets and Lies Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the tenth episode of Black Lightning which you can check out in the player below! Set to air March 27, the episode is titled “Sins of the Father: The Book of Redemption” and is described as follows: “SECRETS AND LIES – Black Lightning (Cress Williams) attempts to rescue several long-missing children reveals a secret he did not anticipate, and its resulting c...
Tags: TV, Movies, China, TV News, Cw, Jefferson, Anne McClain, Damon Gupton, James Remar, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Dates, Warner Bros Television, Nafessa Williams, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning


Black Lightning Episode 9 Promo: The Book of Little Black Lies

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning Episode 9 promo: The Book of Little Black Lies Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the ninth episode of Black Lightning which you can check out in the player below! Set to air March 20 and titled “The Book of Little Black Lies,” the episode is officially described as follows: “FAMILY ABOVE ALL – In the aftermath of the latest killing, Black Lightning (Cress Williams) works to clear his name while also huntin...
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Black Lightning Episode 8 Promo: Revelations

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 8 promo: Revelations Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the eighth episode of Black Lightning along with the photos from the next two episodes. Set to air Tuesday, March 13, the episode is titled “Revelations” and is described as follows: “TRAINING DAY – Black Lightning (Cress Williams) works with Anissa (Nafessa Willaims) to help find information to clear Black Lightning’s name. Jennifer (China Ann...
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‘Black Lightning’ Star Cress Williams on the ‘Humanity’ Behind His Superhero

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Equinox: The Book of Fate,” the seventh episode of the first season of “Black Lightning.” The hits keep on coming for Jefferson Pierce aka “Black Lightning.” After learning his firstborn Anissa (Nafessa Williams) was developing powers of her own, Jefferson (Cress Williams) is now tasked […]
Tags: News, Features, Equinox, Black Lightning, Cress Williams, Anissa Nafessa Williams, Jefferson Pierce aka Black Lightning, Jefferson Cress Williams


Black Lightning Episode 7 Promo – Equinox: The Book of Fate

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning episode 7 promo – Equinox: The Book of Fate Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the seventh episode of Black Lightning along with photos for episodes seven and eight! Check them out below! Titled “Equinox: The Book of Fate,” Episode 7 is set to air Tuesday, March 6 and is officially described as follows: “THE NEW NORMAL – Black Lightning’s (Cress Williams) pursuit for Tobias (Marvin Jones III) continues. Ani...
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‘Black Lightning’ EP Talks ‘Turning Point’ Conflict for the Pierce Family

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the sixth episode of the first season of “Black Lightning,” titled “Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder.” Black Lightning’s (Cress Williams) secret is out — at least to one person who matters a lot to the family man and superhero. In the sixth episode of […]
Tags: News, Features, Black Lightning, Cress Williams, Charles Holland, Pierce Family


Black Lightning Episode 6 Promo: Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Black Lightning Episode 6 Promo: Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the sixth episode of Black Lightning which you can check out in the player below! Titled “Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder,” the new episode won’t air until Tuesday, February 27 after a breif hiatus for the series. It’s officially described as follows: “TO RIGHT THE WRONGS – Jefferson (Cress Williams) is on the hunt for h...
Tags: TV, Movies, China, TV News, Cw, Anne McClain, James Remar, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Dates, Warner Bros Television, Nafessa Williams, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Cress Williams, Tony Isabella


Promos for the Next Episodes of The Flash and Black Lightning

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Promos for the next episodes of The Flash and Black Lightning Following yesterday’s new episodes, The CW has released the promos for the next episodes of both The Flash and Black Lightning which you can check out in the players below! Titled “Subject 9,” The Flash is on a brief hiatus until Tuesday, February 27. No official synopsis has been released. The Flash stars Grant Gustin as Barry Allen/The Flash, Candice Patton as Iris West, Danielle Panabaker as Caitlin Snow, Car...
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Black Lightning Episode 4 Promo: Like Father, Like Daughter

Black Lightning Episode 4 promo: Like father, like daughter Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the fourth episode of Black Lightning which you can check out in the player below! Titled “Black Jesus” and set to air Tuesday, February 6, the episode is officially described as follows: “BACK IN TOWN – Black Lightning (Cress Williams) is recruited to rally against The 100 gang. Anissa (Nafessa Williams) investigates the new drug hitting the street...
Tags: TV, Movies, China, TV News, Jesus, Cw, Anne McClain, James Remar, Marvin Jones, Sarah Schechter, TV Premiere Dates, Warner Bros Television, Nafessa Williams, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Cress Williams


Comic Riffs on Black Lightning

'I wanted to be a part of it so bad': 'Black Lightning's' Cress Williams is finally a superhero By David Betancourt Washington Post Comic Riffs blog January 17 2018https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/comic-riffs/wp/2018/01/17/i-wanted-to-be-a-part-of-it-so-bad-black-lightnings-cress-williams-is-finally-a-superhero/ 'Black Lightning' strikes with the perfect mix of super-heroics and social responsibility ...
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Black Lightning Episode 3 Promo: Lawanda: The Book of Burial

Black Lightning Episode 3 promo: Lawanda: The Book of Burial Following last night’s episode of the series, The CW has released the first promo for the third episode of Black Lightning which you can check out in the player below! Set to air Tuesday, January 30 after a new episode of The Flash, Episode 3 of the series is titled  “Lawanda: The Book of Burial” and is officially described as follows: “As Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) tries to determine if the community can survive without the ...
Tags: TV, Movies, China, TV News, Cw, Jefferson, Anne McClain, James Remar, Sarah Schechter, ComingSoon, TV Premiere Dates, Warner Bros Television, Nafessa Williams, Berlanti Productions, Black Lightning, Cress Williams


DC in DC panels on YouTube

The Art of the Matter: From Sketch to Screen: DC in D.C. 2018 Brian Truitt DC Jan 22, 2018 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OEOy_bQYNho The Art of the Matter: From Sketch to Screen Panel at Inaugural DC in D.C. Event at Newseum Just how do our favorite DC Super Heroes fly from the page to the screen? This behind-the-scenes look at the creative process provides an "origin story" of how some of DC's g...
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Why Black Lightning's Violence Got Less Pushback From The CW, According To Cress Williams

With its series premiere, Black Lightning was as captivating as it was hardcore, and Cress Williams told me why The CW didn't balk at the violence.
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Black Lightning Episode 2 Promo: LaWanda: The Book Of Hope

Black Lightning episode 2 promo: LaWanda: The Book Of Hope Following the series premiere of Black Lightning last night, The CW has released the first promo for the second episode of the series which you can check out in the player below! Set to air Tuesday, January 23 after a new episode of The Flash, episode 2 of the series is titled  “Lawanda: The Book of Hope” and is described as follows: “As the community struggles with the violence surrounding them, a glimmer of hope appears: Is Black Li...
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