Season Cast 122

  1. Cress Williams
  2. China Anne McClain
  3. Christine Adams
  4. Nafessa Williams
  5. Marvin 'Krondon' Jones III
  6. James Remar

    James Remar

    Peter Gambi (13 Episodes)

  7. Damon Gupton
  8. Charlbi Dean Kriek
  9. Skye P. Marshall
  10. Kyanna Simone Simpson
  11. William Catlett

    William Catlett

    Lala (7 Episodes)

  12. Eric Mendenhall
  13. Amanda Davis

    Joan Lincoln (5 Episodes)

  14. Gregg Henry
  15. Anthony Reynolds
  16. Jill Scott

    Jill Scott

    Lady Eve (4 Episodes)

  17. Dabier

    Dabier

    Will (3 Episodes)

  18. Edwina Findley Dickerson
  19. Crystal Lee Brown
  20. Al-Jaleel Knox

    Al-Jaleel Knox

    LaShawn (3 Episodes)

  21. Caleb T. Thomas

    Caleb T. Thomas

    Malik (3 Episodes)

  22. Donny Carrington
  23. Tracey Bonner
  24. Alphonso A'Qen-Aten Jackson
  25. Clifton Powell
  26. Jason Louder
  27. Shein Mompremier

    Shein Mompremier

    Chenoa (2 Episodes)

  28. Morgan Brown
  29. Josh Henry
  30. Kat Logan

    Neema (2 Episodes)

  31. Kaden Washington Lewis
  32. Keith Arthur Bolden
  33. Whitney Anderson

    Lana (2 Episodes)

  34. Vernika Rowe

    Vernika Rowe

    Auntie Gina (2 Episodes)

  35. Taylor Polidore

    Taylor Polidore

    Lisa (2 Episodes)

  36. Derrick LeMont

    Derrick LeMont

    Mr. Lewis (2 Episodes)

  37. Swift Rice
  38. Jimmy Woods

    Jimmy Woods

    Youngster #1 (2 Episodes)

  39. Leon Lamar

    Leon Lamar

    Store Owner (2 Episodes)

  40. Chantal Thuy

    Chantal Thuy

    Grace Choi (2 Episodes)

  41. Nina Turner

    Nina Turner (1 Episode)

  42. Michael King

    Michael King

    Bernard (1 Episode)

  43. Antonio Fargas
  44. Terrence 'T.C.' Carson
  45. Derick Anthony

    Derick Anthony

    Darius (1 Episode)

  46. Charles Green
  47. Derrick J. Haywood
  48. Regina Ting Chen
  49. Cory Scott Allen

    Cory Scott Allen

    Klovic (1 Episode)

  50. Joshua Mikel
  51. Vanessa Aranegui
  52. David Alexander
  53. Richard Marrero

    Richard Marrero

    Dwayne (1 Episode)

  54. Jay Harmon III

    Jonate (1 Episode)

  55. Jasun Jabbar Wardlaw Jr.
  56. Faron Salisbury
  57. Patrick Lamont Jr.
  58. Mark Hicks

    Mark Hicks

    ASA Agent (1 Episode)

  59. Marcus Samuel
  60. Shomari

    Shomari

    Lieutenant (1 Episode)

  61. Jonathan D. Williams
  62. Joey Thurmond
  63. Godholly

    Himself (1 Episode)

  64. Mike Forbs

    Mike Forbs

    Citizen #3 (1 Episode)

  65. Marion Guyot
  66. Darryl W. Handy
  67. Rachael Thompson
  68. Shimone Woodberry
  69. Jigga

    Mr. Nasir (1 Episode)

  70. Carlos Javier Rivera
  71. Lucia Scarano
  72. George Lott

    George Lott

    Big (1 Episode)

  73. Roger K. Moore

    Roger K. Moore

    Lab Tech (1 Episode)

  74. Matt Mercurio

    Matt Mercurio

    Kam Yuen (1 Episode)

  75. Eric Goins
  76. Parisa Johnston
  77. Jessica Fontaine

    Jessica Fontaine

    Mama (1 Episode)

  78. Tommy Kane

    Tommy Kane

    Reporter (1 Episode), John Webb (1 Episode)

  79. Mark Thompson

    Mark Thompson

    Randy (1 Episode)

  80. Renell Gibbs

    Renell Gibbs

    Young Dad (1 Episode)

  81. Leah Monet

    Leah Monet

    Teala (1 Episode)

  82. Brandon Sauve

    Ben (1 Episode)

  83. Karen Ceesay

    Karen Ceesay

    Veretta (1 Episode)

  84. Estes Tarver

    Estes Tarver

    Leonard (1 Episode)

  85. Jennifer Van Horn

    Jennifer Van Horn

    Rose (1 Episode)

  86. Michael Finn

    Michael Finn

    Man (1 Episode)

  87. Darone Okolie

    Darone Okolie

    Bam (1 Episode)

  88. Alex Phipps

    Alex Phipps

    Block (1 Episode)

  89. Jennifer A. Martin
  90. Aaron Quick Nelson
  91. Chan Ta Rivers

    Nurse #1 (1 Episode)

  92. Carolyn Jones Ellis
  93. Holly Firfer

    Reporter (1 Episode)

  94. Brandon Rice

    Marcher #1 (1 Episode)

  95. Cedric Greenway

    Cedric Greenway

    Father (1 Episode)

  96. Herman Baaqar

    Doorman (1 Episode)

  97. Yolanda T. Ross
  98. Linda Boston
  99. Billy Bussey

    Billy Bussey

    Gunman (1 Episode)

  100. Stanley McLaughlin II
  101. Joe Lewis

    Club Security (1 Episode)

  102. Hal Whiteside
  103. Hector Banos

    Hector Banos

    Officer #2 (1 Episode)

  104. Scott Hunter

    Scott Hunter

    Officer #3 (1 Episode)

  105. Kwajalyn Brown

    Kwajalyn Brown

    Wife (1 Episode)

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Season Crew 24

Directing

  1. Salim Akil

    Salim Akil

    Director (13 Episodes)

  2. Michael Schultz

    Michael Schultz

    Director (2 Episodes)

  3. Oz Scott

    Oz Scott

    Director (2 Episodes)

  4. Tanya Hamilton

    Tanya Hamilton

    Director (1 Episode)

  5. Bille Woodruff

    Bille Woodruff

    Director (1 Episode)

  6. Benny Boom

    Benny Boom

    Director (1 Episode)

  7. Eric Laneuville
  8. Rose Troche

    Rose Troche

    Director (1 Episode)

  9. Mark Tonderai

    Mark Tonderai

    Director (1 Episode)

Production

  1. Mara Brock Akil

    Producer (13 Episodes)

  2. Greg Berlanti

    Greg Berlanti

    Producer (13 Episodes)

  3. Salim Akil

    Salim Akil

    Producer (13 Episodes)

Sound

  1. Kurt Farquhar

    Music (13 Episodes)

Writing

  1. Tony Isabella

    Characters (13 Episodes)

  2. Jan Nash

    Writer (3 Episodes)

  3. Adam Giaudrone

    Writer (2 Episodes)

  4. Pat Charles

    Writer (2 Episodes)

  5. Salim Akil

    Salim Akil

    Writer (2 Episodes)

  6. Melora Rivera

    Writer (1 Episode)

  7. Keli Goff

    Writer (1 Episode)

  8. Charles Holland

    Writer (1 Episode)

  9. Lamont Magee

    Writer (1 Episode)

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Episodes 13

January 16, 2018

Jefferson Pierce is a man wrestling with a secret. As the father of Anissa and Jennifer, and principal of a charter high school that also serves as a safe-haven for young people in a neighborhood overrun by gang violence, he is a hero in his community. Nine years ago, Pierce was a hero of a different sort. Gifted with the superhuman power to harness and control electricity, he used those powers to keep his hometown streets safe as the masked vigilante Black Lightning, but he left the Superhero days behind. Almost a decade later, Pierce’s crime-fighting days are long behind him…or so he thought.

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January 23, 2018

As the community struggles with the violence surrounding them, a glimmer of hope appears: Is Black Lightning back? Lynn Stewart, noticing the changes in the community, is also left wondering. While Jefferson Pierce struggles with his decision, Gambi urges him to take up the mantle once more and return to life as Black Lightning. Anissa and Jennifer try to deal with the aftermath of their jolting experience.

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January 30, 2018

As Jefferson Pierce tries to determine if the community can survive without the help of Black Lightning, Anissa starts to come into her own. Meanwhile, Jefferson and Lynn try and figure out their new dynamic. Finally, Jennifer reveals to her parents that she has been grappling with something big.

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February 6, 2018

Black Lightning is recruited to rally against The 100 gang. Anissa investigates the new drug hitting the streets. Meanwhile, familiar faces begin to reappear.

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An unexpected phone call unearths the long-buried need for Jefferson to investigate the murder of his father. Meanwhile, Annisa wrestles with the fact that her actions have dire consequences. Lastly, Jennifer learns the importance of controlling her temper – in all situations.

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February 27, 2018

Jefferson is on the hunt for his father's killer, while Anissa uses her new powers to rectify a wrong after a protest fails. Jennifer grapples with some difficult choices. Elsewhere, Gambi begs for help from Lynn.

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March 6, 2018

Black Lightning’s pursuit for Tobias continues. Anissa continues to find herself in the new normal.

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March 13, 2018

Black Lightning works with Anissa to help find information to clear Black Lightning’s name. Jennifer begins interning for Lynn. Meanwhile, Gambi finds himself in a precarious situation.

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March 20, 2018

In the aftermath of the latest killing, Black Lightning works to clear his name while also hunting down the person responsible for his father’s death, and anyone else involved. Tensions remain high between Black Lightning and Gambi.

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Black Lightning attempts to rescue several long-missing children reveals a secret he did not anticipate, and its resulting connections. Gambi struggles to stay strong while in a compromising position. Jefferson begins to view things differently.

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Crew 2

Directed by: Eric Laneuville

Written by: Pat Charles

Guest Stars 16 Full Cast & Crew

  1. Dabier

    Dabier

    Will

  2. Gregg Henry

    Gregg Henry

    Martin Proctor

  3. Joshua Mikel

    Joshua Mikel

    Steven Conners

  4. Alphonso A'Qen-Aten Jackson

    Alphonso A'Qen-Aten Jackson

    Slim / Lieutenant

  5. Jason Louder

    Jason Louder

    Frank '2-Bits' Tanner

  6. Skye P. Marshall

    Skye P. Marshall

    Kara Fowdy

  7. Kat Logan

    Neema

  8. Quinton Garvin

    Gang Member #1

  9. Mark Hicks

    Mark Hicks

    ASA Agent

  10. Marcus Samuel

    Marcus Samuel

    Gang Member #2

  11. Shomari

    Shomari

    Lieutenant

  12. Taylor Polidore
  13. Al-Jaleel Knox

    Al-Jaleel Knox

    LaShawn

  14. Caleb T. Thomas
  15. William Catlett

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As suspicions grow that Jefferson Pierce is Black Lightning, the ASA arranges to have him arrested. Lynn seeks help from Detective Henderson. Meanwhile, as Jefferson is in custody, Gambi and Anissa work together to show Black Lightning is still running around the streets of Freeland.

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Tobias returns to Freeland. He is tasked to capture – not kill – Black Lightning with the help of an unexpected source. After a battle of epic proportions, Anissa and Jennifer provide surprising aid.

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April 17, 2018

The aftermath of the showdown with Black Lightning leaves everyone reeling. Meanwhile, Tobias gathers his forces.

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