James Remar And Damon Gupton Join Black Lightning

Black Lightning has added two new cast members for their upcoming first season. James Remar (Dexter) will be joining the cast as Peter Gambi, Jefferson Pierce's (Cress Williams) oldest friend and mentor. And Damn Gupton (Bates Motel) will be playing season lawman Inspector Henderson, who butts heads with the vigilante at first but then finds common ground.

James Remar

Remar is known for playing Harry Morgan on Dexter and more recently was on the Shanara Chronicles and Gotham. Gupton played Norman Bates' therapist Dr. Edwards on A&E's Bates Motel.  His other recent TV roles include Criminal Minds and Goliath.

Black Lightning is slated to debut at midseason on The CW.

About Dan Wickline

Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.