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Black Lightning (real name Jefferson Pierce) is a fictio...

wikipedia - 20 May 2017
Black Lightning (real name Jefferson Pierce) is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. The character was one of the first major African American superheroes to appear in DC Comics. He debuted in Black Lightning #1 (April 1977), and was created by writer Tony Isabella with artist Trevor Von Eeden.
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Black Lightning Explained: Who Is the DC Hero?

IGN - 26 May 2017
By Jesse Schedeen The CW will be adding yet another DC Comics-based series to its lineup this fall thanks to Black Lightning. The series will chronicle the exploits of Jefferson Pierce, a middle-aged metahuman trying to raise two daughters and make his ...
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Why 'Black Lightning' Not Being in Arrowverse Is a Good Thing

BuddyTV (blog) - 22 May 2017
Last week we learned Black Lightning isn't going to be part of the Arrowverse. That means no five-way crossover and no backdoor pilot. While some will see it as a bad thing -- after all, Arrowverse makes up almost 29% of the TV shows on The CW and they ...
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Watch All the Trailers for The CW's New Shows

Hollywood Reporter - 18 May 2017
Following the Big Four, the younger-skewing network on Thursday released full-length trailers for its new series. The CW has three dramas up to bat for the 2017-18 season, including DC Entertainment entry Black Lightning, a reboot of primetime soap ...
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Superhero Black Lightning Finally Reaches Live Television

TVOvermind - 15 May 2017
Last week, The CW network gave Black Lightning a full series pickup order. The show will be live-action, rather than animated. It will likely debut toward the end of this year or early next year. This version of Black Lightning comes from superhero ...
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TV Gets A New Black Superhero

Lasentinel - 25 May 2017
Black Lightning” is the new vigilante on the block who will be coming to the CW Network during the 2017-18 season. The new hero will be joining the “superhero network” which includes “Arrow,” “The Flash,” “Legends of Tomorrow” and “Supergirl ...
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'Black Lightning' Reportedly Debuting In Mid-Season 2018

Heroic Hollywood (blog) - 01 May 2017
One of the new DC TV shows that is coming in the 2017-2018 TV Season is Black Lightning, from producers of Being Mary Jane as well as the Arrowverse shows. While the show has yet to be picked up to series by The CW, with Cress Williams (Hart of Dixie) ...

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