Black Lightning

Black Lightning

| Black TV Series

Salim Akil & Mara Brock Akil
Cress Williams, China Anne McClain, Nafessa Williams, Christine Adams
The CW
Air Date
Jan 16th, 2018
Another superhero show with a black hero as the main protagonist, good stuff. Black Lighting is about a retired superhero who becomes a vigilante for justice. It is produced by CW and is based on the DC Comics by the same name.

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TV Air Date Jan 16th, 2018
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On 2018-01-16 Action & Adventure/Sci-Fi & Fantasy TV Series Black Lightning first aired on The CW. Written and created by Salim Akil, and produced by Warner Bros. Television & Akil Productions, Black Lightning has ended and last broadcasted on 2021-05-24.

IMDb Rating: 6.1/10
Black Lightning Official page on The CW
All Seasons: 4
All Episodes: 58
Average Episode length: 45 minutes


Season 1 - 2018-01-16 with 13 Episodes
Season 2 - 2018-10-09 with 16 Episodes
Season 3 - 2019-10-07 with 16 Episodes
Season 4 - 2021-02-08 with 13 Episodes