Black Lightning Season 1

Black Lightning centers on Jefferson Pierce. He made his choice: he hung up the suit and his secret identity years ago, but with a daughter hell-bent on justice and a star student being recruited by a local gang, he’ll be pulled back into the fight as the wanted vigilante and DC legend Black Lightning.

 

 

Episode 1: The Resurrection

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

 

Episode 2: LaWanda: The Book of Hope

As the community struggles with the violence surrounding them, a glimmer of hope appears: Is Black Lightning back?

 

Episode 3: LaWanda: The Book of Hope

As Jefferson Pierce tries to determine if the community can survive without the help of Black Lightning, Anissa starts to come into her own.

 

Episode 4: Black Jesus

After Lady Eve tells him to deal with Black Lightning, Tobias calls in his sister. Meanwhile, Jeff deals with the weight of the collateral damage caused by his vigilante activities

 

Episode 5: The Book of Green Light

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.

 

Episode 6: Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder

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.

 

Episode 7: Equinox: The Book of Fate

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

 

Episode 8: The Book of Revelations

Jeff trains Anissa in how to use her powers and become an effective vigilante. While they try to clear Black Lightning’s name, Gambi meets with his old ASA boss and gets disturbing news.

 

Episode 9: The Book of Little Black Lies

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

 

Episode 10: Sins of the Father: The Book of Redemption

Black Lightning attempts to rescue several long-missing children reveals a secret he did not anticipate, and its resulting connections.

 

Episode 11: Black Jesus: The Book of Crucifixion

As suspicions grow that Jefferson Pierce is Black Lightning, the ASA arranges to have him arrested. Lynn seeks help from Detective Henderson.

 

Episode 12: The Resurrection and the Light: The Book of Pain

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

 

Episode 13: Shadow of Death: The Book of War

In the Season 1 FINALE: The aftermath of the showdown with Black Lightning leaves everyone reeling. Meanwhile, Tobias gathers his forces.