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.
|First Air Date||:||2018-01-16|
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|Genres||:||Action & Adventure, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Drama|
|Casts||:||Cress Williams (Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning), China Anne McClain (Jennifer Pierce), Christine Adams (Lynn Pierce), Nafessa Williams (Anissa Pierce / Thunder), Marvin 'Krondon' Jones III (Tobias Whale), Jordan Calloway (Khalil Payne), Damon Gupton (Bill Henderson), James Remar (Peter Gambi)|
|Plot Keywords||:||dc comics, superhero, based on graphic novel, black superhero|