Jefferson Pierce, respected educator and father of two, is also Black Lightning, superpowered protector of Freeland. And he doesn't fight alone. He is joined by his superpowered daughters, Anissa, aka Thunder, and Jennifer, aka Lightning, as well as his ex-wife, metahuman expert Lynn. Together, the Pierce family combats the ills eroding their city, including a menacing gang that calls itself The 100 and infamous gangster Tobias Whale.
African American superheroes -- Fiction.
Black Lightning (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Superheroes -- Fiction.
Superhero television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Akil, Salim, 1964- creator.
Calloway, Jordan, actor.
Gupton, Damon, actor.
McClain, China Anne, actor.
Remar, James, actor.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Williams, Cress, 1970- actor.
Williams, Nafessa, 1989- actor.