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Black Lightning (2018)

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.

Release Date: Tue, Jan 16, 2018

Country: US
Language: En
Runtime: 45

Cress Williams
Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning
China Anne McClain
Jennifer Pierce
Nafessa Williams
Anissa Pierce / Thunder
Jordan Calloway
Khalil Payne
Damon Gupton
Bill Henderson
James Remar
Peter Gambi

Season 2:

The Book of Consequences: Chapter One: Rise of the Green Light Babies
Episode 1: The Book of Consequences: Chapter One: Rise of the Green Light Babies (Oct 09, 2018)
Jefferson Pierce and his family may have survived Tobias’s attack, but they’re not out of the woods yet. Concerned for the safety of Garfield’s students, the board considers a motion to shut down the school, forcing Jefferson to go to Napier Frank to sway the vote. Jennifer struggles with her powers and her actions have unforeseen repercussions. Meanwhile, Anissa finds a new way to give back to Freeland. Lastly, Lynn continues her quest much to the dismay of Agent Odell.
The Book of Consequences: Chapter Two: Black Jesus Blues
Episode 2: The Book of Consequences: Chapter Two: Black Jesus Blues (Oct 16, 2018)
Jefferson must break the news to his students and faculty that he is stepping down. Struggling with his new life as Painkiller, Kahlil pays a visit to Jennifer in hopes of mending things. Meanwhile, Tobias continues to enact his plan.
The Book of Consequences: Chapter Three: Master Lowry
Episode 3: The Book of Consequences: Chapter Three: Master Lowry (Oct 23, 2018)
Jefferson is forced to watch as all his good work is undone before his eyes when his replacement arrives and begins implementing sweeping changes. Meanwhile, Anissa continues to play Robin Hood by stealing from one of the most powerful crime syndicates in Freeland.
The Book of Consequences: Chapter Four: Translucent Freak
Episode 4: The Book of Consequences: Chapter Four: Translucent Freak (Oct 30, 2018)
Jefferson confronts Anissa about her reckless and irresponsible behavior leading to a fierce disagreement.
The Book of Blood: Chapter One: Requiem
Episode 5: The Book of Blood: Chapter One: Requiem (Nov 13, 2018)
Jefferson and Anissa work together investigating the hometown of a creepy man at the clinic and make a shocking discovery. Meanwhile, with Syonide gone, Tobias puts an increasing amount of pressure on Khalil to help fill some of the void left in the organization.
The Book of Blood: Chapter Two: The Perdi
Episode 6: The Book of Blood: Chapter Two: The Perdi (Nov 20, 2018)
Black Lightning and Thunder return to South Freeland in an attempt to figure out what is going on. When they arrive, they are directed to a nearby wood where they are surrounded by a clan of mixed-race moonshiners called the Perdi. Meanwhile, Lynn, feeling tremendous guilt, falls into a deep depression. Lastly, Tobias finds that his plan is falling apart.
The Book of Blood: Chapter Three: The Sange
Episode 7: The Book of Blood: Chapter Three: The Sange (Nov 27, 2018)
When Black Lightning and Thunder are attacked by Looker and her clan, they fight to get her to release control over the Sange. Meanwhile, Jennifer and Khalil continue to grow closer.
The Book of Rebellion: Chapter One: Exodus
Episode 8: The Book of Rebellion: Chapter One: Exodus (Dec 04, 2018)
The Pierce family is reeling in the wake of Jennifer's disappearance. Jefferson, Lynn and Anissa all gather to discuss the most effective way to find her. After learning that Jennifer is with Khalil, Lynn goes to Detective Henderson to ask him to issue a warrant for Khalil's arrest. Meanwhile, Jennifer and Khalil are doing their best to stay off the grid but Tobias's new henchwoman Cutter is closing in on them.