Jefferson Pierce



Black Lightning Enters Crisis as Another Universe Dies&#8230 [SPOILER]

"Black Lightning" Enters "Crisis" as Another Universe Dies… [SPOILER]

Now with "Crisis on Infinite Earths" underway, expect things to change dramatically, including the addition of Black Lightning and DC's Legends of Tomorrow as well as new pilots Superman & Lois and Green Arrow and The Canaries.[caption id="attachment_1131421" align="alignnone" width="1200"] The CW[/caption]It's been teased for awhile now, but the time is finally here: Jefferson Pierce[...]


Black Lightning Star Cress Williams Confirms Crisis Crossover Appearance

"Black Lightning" Star Cress Williams Confirms "Crisis" Crossover Appearance

Now, series star Cress Williams (Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning) has taken to Instagram to confirm some earlier reporting with a post that's sure to make the wait for "Crisis" near-impossible to bear:https://www.instagram.com/p/B0tZlDFJpNl/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link...and just in case the post gets removed:[caption id="attachment_1069500" align="alignnone" width="959"] C[...]

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 16 The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter Two: The Omega &#8211 Family United [PREVIEW]

'Black Lightning' Season 2, Episode 16 "The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter Two: The Omega" – Family United? [PREVIEW]

Holland https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oM94-HPSn58Did you really think we were going to stop there, Black Lightning fans? Here's a look at the official images for this week's second-season finale of CW's Black Lightning, "The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter Two: The Omega":[gallery columns="2" ids="1001280,1001265,1001266,1001267,1001268,1001269,1001270,1001271,1001272,1001273,1001274,1001275,1001276,1001277,1001278,1001279"]CW’s Black Lightning stars Cress Williams as Jefferson Pierce / Black Lightning, Nafessa Williams as Anissa[...]

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 15 The Book of the Apocalypse: The Alpha Review: Rules Broken [SPOILERS]

'Black Lightning' Season 2, Episode 15 "The Book of the Apocalypse: The Alpha" Review: Rules Broken [SPOILERS]

CT on CW, and make sure to join us next week for our thoughts on next episode “The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter Two: The Omega”:https://youtu.be/5PFcMS97Ig4CW’s Black Lightning stars Cress Williams as Jefferson Pierce/Black Lightning, Nafessa Williams as Anissa Pierce, China Anne McClain as Jennifer Pierce, James Remar as Peter Gambi, Damon Gupton as Inspector Henderson, Christine Adamsas Lynn Pierce, Marvin Jones III as Tobias Whale, and Jordan Calloway as Khalil Payne. Greg[...]

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 14 The Book of Secrets: Original Sin: It Was a Good Bad Day [Spoiler Review]

'Black Lightning' Season 2, Episode 14 "The Book of Secrets: Original Sin": It Was a Good, Bad Day [Spoiler Review]

Join us back here next week for our coverage of the next episode “The Book of the Apocalypse: Chapter One: The Alpha”:https://youtu.be/TnvrtGC8OvECW's Black Lightning stars Cress Williams as Jefferson Pierce/Black Lightning, Nafessa Williams as Anissa Pierce, China Anne McClain as Jennifer Pierce, James Remar as Peter Gambi, Damon Gupton as Inspector Henderson, Christine Adams as Lynn[...]


Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 10 Angelitos Negros: Family is Everything (TRAILER)

Black Lightning Season 2, Episode 10 'Angelitos Negros': Family is Everything (TRAILER)

As the war for Garfield rages throughout his streets, Jefferson Pierce aka Black Lightning (Cress Williams) has a reminder for those who think they've gotten the best of "Team Lightning": Family is everything.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flYN4KVd-5Q Black Lightning s02e10 'The Book of Rebellion: Chapter Three: Angelitos Negros': PLANS – Still on the run, Jennifer (China Anne McClain) and Khalil[...]

Black Lightning Season 2 Episode 2 – The Book of Consequences: Chapter Two – Black Jesus Blues: Facing Some Dark Truths (RECAP)

Black Lightning Season 2, Episode 2 – 'The Book of Consequences: Chapter Two – Black Jesus Blues': Facing Some Dark Truths (RECAP)

[caption id="attachment_933037" align="aligncenter" width="600"] CW[/caption]The second season of the CW‘s Black Lightning hasn't wasted any time amping up the threats from season 1, with Jefferson Pierce aka Black Lightning (Cress Williams), Anissa Pierce aka Thunder (Nafessa Williams) and the rest of “Team Lightning” realizing pretty quickly that they have a lot more than a returning[...]

Black Lightning s02e01 Recap: Tense Season Premiere Timely Social Commentary

Black Lightning s02e01 Recap: Tense Season Premiere, Timely Social Commentary

Jefferson Pierce aka Black Lightning (Cress Williams), Anissa Pierce aka Thunder (Nafessa Williams) and the rest of “Team Lightning” have a lot more than a returning Tobias Whale (Marvin “Krondon” Jones III) to contend with: now that Green Light’s out in the community, the battle for Freeland’s future has gotten a lot deadlier - as[...]

Black Lightning Season 2: Guess Whos Back CW Offers a Reminder

Black Lightning Season 2: Guess Who's Back? CW Offers a Reminder

Jefferson Pierce aka Black Lightning (Cress Williams), Anissa Pierce aka Thunder (Nafessa Williams) and the rest of “Team Lightning” are going to have a lot more than a returning Tobias Whale (Marvin “Krondon” Jones III) to contend with (a threat worthy of its own season, as we've seen): now that Green Light’s out in the[...]


[BREAKING] Painkiller to Become Regular Cast Member in Black Lightning Season 2 [SDCC]

[BREAKING] Painkiller to Become Regular Cast Member in Black Lightning Season 2 [SDCC]

panel at SDCC.In the first season, Painkiller, aka Khalil Payne (interestingly, the comic version of the character was never given a real name), was the boyfriend of Black Lightning/Jefferson Pierce's daughter, Jennifer Pierce Khalil was paralyzed after being shot at a march into the 100 territory, controlled by crime lord Tobias Whale Khalil and Jennifer[...]

5 Things We Want to See in Black Lightning Season 2

5 Things We Want to See in Black Lightning Season 2

It's the last day of June, and we're already starting to get casting notices from some of the shows returning for another season. Some of the series we have a rough idea of what they have planned, while others are a completely open slate. Instead of giving you what we'd like the main plot to […]

Black Lightning Season 1: Jefferson Pierce the Best New Character of the Season

Black Lightning Season 1: Jefferson Pierce, the Best New Character of the Season

Each member of the Pierce family are great characters, but the one that stands out a little bit more than the rest has to be Jefferson Pierce -- Black Lightning himself.[caption id="attachment_792052" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Black Lightning -- Photo: Richard Ducree/The CW -- © 2018 The CW Network, LLC All rights reserved.[/caption]Cress Williams's portrayal of the[...]


Black Lightning Season 1: Jefferson Finds a Secret He Didnt Anticipate

Black Lightning Season 1: Jefferson Finds a Secret He Didn't Anticipate

The Flash may be going on hiatus, but Black Lightning is going strong with the story involving Gambi's (James Remar) past and Alvin, Jefferson's (Cress Williams) father. If the show continues on it's current schedule, we should have new episodes straight through until April 17th, with the season finale airing the day after the return […]

Black Lightning Season 1 Episode 7 Recap: Equinox &#8211 The Book of Fate

Black Lightning Season 1, Episode 7 Recap: Equinox – The Book of Fate

This article contains spoilers for the Black Lightning season one episode – Equinox: the Book of Fate. . . . . . Last night was was about the fallout from the week before. Everyone is at the tailor shop after Lynn (Christine Adams) was attacked and Jefferson (Cress Williams) ended up knocking out Anissa (Nafessa […]

Black Lightning Season 1: Learning to Use His Powers in a New Way

Black Lightning Season 1: Learning to Use His Powers in a New Way

Executive producer Salim Akil takes us inside the episode as Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) and Peter Gambi (James Remar) figure out new ways for Black Lightning to use his powers.. and the first one we get to see is him flying.[caption id="attachment_792052" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cress Williams as Jefferson Pierce -- Photo: Richard Ducree/The CW --[...]