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Black Lightning Season 1: Has Jefferson Learned About Anissa's Powers?

Anissa (Nafessa Williams) continues to find herself in the new normal China Anne McClain, Christine Adams, Damon Gupton and James Remar also star The episode was written by Lamont Magee and directed Billy Woodruff. Revelations (March 13th)TRAINING DAY – Black Lightning (Cress Williams) works with Anissa (Nafessa Williams) to help find information to clear Black Lightning’s[...]


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Black Lightning Season 1, Episode 5 Recap: And the Devil Brought the Plague

She moved very quickly which might be the first signs of her powers.Speaking of Powers, Anissa (Nafessa Williams), starts digging into people with powers and comes across a conspiracy video talking about a group of kids with abilities that disappeared thirty years ago and that there was going to be a story that revealed it[...]

Black Lightning Season 3: When Will Thunder Suit Up?

[caption id="attachment_770504" align="alignright" width="233"] Black Lightning -- Image BLK_FIRST_LOOK_THUNDER.jpg -- Pictured: Nafessa Williams as Thunder -- Photo: Bob Mahoney/The CW -- © 2018 The CW Network, LLC All rights reserved.[/caption]Fans were a bit surprised how early one we got to see the costume for Thunder, the alter ego of Anissa Pierce (Nafessa Williams) on the[...]

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Black Lightning Season 1: Anissa Talks Super Heroes with Grace Choi

In the first episode of Black Lightning we got to meet Chenoa (Shein Mompremier), the girlfriend of Anissa Pierce (Nafessa Williams) We also saw that things were less than great though as there were some issues coming up even after Anissa had been kidnapped We found out some time back that the series was also[...]

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Black Lightning Season 1: Cast Talks About Coming Together as a Family

Now, Anissa (Nafessa Williams) is showing signs of having powers and Jennifer (China Ann McClain) will later in the season.Being a show about basically a superhero family, the connections between the actors have to feel real According to the cast, they quickly became a family, some bonding as early as during auditions The new video[...]

Black Lightning Season 1: How Long Before Anissa Suits Up as Thunder?

Some of the questions people are already asking are: How long before Anissa (Nafessa Williams) suits up, and when will Jefferson (Cress Williams) find out his daughter has powers? If the final scene of Anissa breaking the bathroom sink wasn't enough to get the talk started, prior to the airing of the premiere, the network[...]

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Black Lightning Season 1: Nafessa Williams Talks Anissa Pierce

Now we have Nafessa Williams talking about playing the older sister, Anissa Pierce.Both of them are the daughters of Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams), the former costumed vigilante named Black Lightning Now he is retired and is a principal at a local school where Anissa teaches and Jennifer attends Neither of the girls are aware of[...]

Black Lightning Season 1: First Look at Nafessa Williams as Thunder

We knew they were going to showcase the powers of Jefferson Pierce's daughters Anissa (Nafessa Williams) and Jennifer (China Anne McClain), but it seems like we'll be seeing Thunder sooner than later when Black Lightning debuts later this month The series focuses on former superhero turned high school principal Pierce (Cress Williams) who gets back[...]