Now the rise of The 100 in his city and their threats to his daughters means that Jefferson will have to break his promise and fight the crime in the streets. Meanwhile, Gambi risks his life to save Jennifer. Meanwhile, with Syonide gone, Tobias puts an increasing amount of pressure on Khalil to help fill some of the void left in the organization. It's not particularly subtle about the themes it's telling, about sometimes trying to do the 'right thing' and be peaceful might sometimes lead to violent jackasses acting out. After learning that Jennifer is with Khalil, Lynn goes to Detective Henderson to ask him to issue a warrant for Khalil's arrest.
Her younger sister Jennifer has electrical powers like her dad… and dropping the Black from the name she becomes Lightning alongside her sister Thunder. Inspector Bill Henderson tells the press that the police won't tolerate violence, and the newscaster notes that many residents have lost faith in Henderson, who came up through the ranks figh… Guest Cast. Lastly, Tobias finds that his plan is falling apart. Jefferson Pierce is the principal of a successful high school. Season 2, Episode 5 November 13, 2018 Season 2, Episode 5 November 13, 2018 Jefferson and Anissa work together investigating the hometown of a creepy man at the clinic and make a shocking discovery.
Jefferson, Lynn and Anissa all gather to discuss the most effective way to find her. Lastly, Tobias makes a major move to cripple Freeland and kill Black Lightning, requiring the superhero family to step up like never before. So who is Black Lighting in the comics? In this episode thats exactly what happened; we are introduced to Jefferson Pierce Cress Williams who is our true heroine in this series as the titled hero Black Lightning. . Concerned for the safety of Garfield's students, the board considers a motion to shut down the school, forcing Jefferson to go to Napier Frank to sway the vote.
When a local gang, the 100 terrorize the city and Garfiled High will principal Jefferson Pierce return to his super-hero alter ego after a nine year absence? Even if you choose not to have your activity tracked by third parties for advertising services, you will still see non-personalized ads on our site. I do love leading not with an origin story, but we get to meet Jefferson Pierce as a retired superhero trying to be a father to two teenage girls. It started with Arrow, which debuted in 2012. Meanwhile, Anissa continues to play Robin Hood by stealing from one of the most powerful crime syndicates in Freeland. Those advertisers use tracking technologies to collect information about your activity on our sites and applications and across the Internet and your other apps and devices. It feels like a struggling neighbourhood trying to get out of a life of crime, with complex connections between people based on past relationships and history.
Not a perfect first episode, but definitely one that I enjoyed. Season 2, Episode 16 March 18, 2019 Season 2, Episode 16 March 18, 2019 In the Season 2 finale, Lynn goes head to head with Dr. Is New Orleans and his family ready for the return of Black Lightning? He debuted is his own self-titled series Black Lightning in April of 1977. A look at how to watch it online. The father whose son is dead insists that the 100 controls the streets, not the police. Right, thats what actually got me interested in the series was because it seemed like the story was going to be written really well and it is.
Meanwhile, Tobias continues to enact his plan. Jennifer struggles with her powers and her actions have unforeseen repercussions. Oh, and Anissa comic-books fans know her as the superheroine Thunder has superpowers, too, meaning that, well, Jefferson's attempt to get back to the superhero life with Gambi might get skewered by another layer of complication. He would even don a white mask and large wig to hide is identity. He also menaced the Outsiders and Batman for some time.
To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including personalized digital ads. If everyone can see that all people are just people and should be treated equally, maybe it will help this messed up world we live in. Not particularly familiar with Jennifer, to be honest, but Anissa is a founding member of the second incarnation of the Outsiders, and her powers include weight manipulation. But like how I said before, guess we will see soon! This new series immediately tries to establish itself as something different, and not just in the themes explored. I kinda wish they did -- no reason to set this apart, to be honest. We get some neat flashbacks that show us how damaged and near-death he is in the past, which cost him his marriage, that inform us of why he hung up the spandex, and there's some neat, emotional storytelling as he is shown to be desperately reining in his powers when at one point accosted by a bunch of racist white policemen. Meanwhile, Anissa finds a new way to give back to Freeland.
And it has brought a spark for many to be inspired to start watching the series. Jace once and for all. Season 2, Episode 15 March 11, 2019 Season 2, Episode 15 March 11, 2019 Lynn counsels former pod kid, Wendy, in how to live in a world that's new to her, but the fate of the other pod kids remains in doubt. Season 2, Episode 6 November 20, 2018 Season 2, Episode 6 November 20, 2018 Black Lightning and Thunder return to South Freeland in an attempt to figure out what is going on. It would be nice if Henderson and Black Lightning end up eventually working together on some cases.
Sound like an interesting short lined summary right? Seeing how our main character Jefferson, was dealt with by those police officers at the beginning moments of the episode. Season 2, Episode 1 October 9, 2018 Season 2, Episode 1 October 9, 2018 The Season 2 premiere: Jefferson Pierce and his family may have survived Tobias's attack, but they're not out of the woods yet. Season 2, Episode 9 December 11, 2018 Season 2, Episode 9 December 11, 2018 After Jennifer and Khalil escape, they take refuge in a barn and Jennifer desperately tries to save a now feverish Khalil, who has grown worse from Cutter's poisonous blade. Will you be tuning in for the first adventure of Black Lightning? After all with the times that we live in now, in my opinion this is exactly what we need now. Initially his power set came from a special belt that gave him the ability to create forcefields and toss electrical current thus lightning. Lastly, Jefferson tries to install a superhero code for his metahuman offspring, but Jennifer insists on taking revenge on Tobias for her boyfriend's death. Jefferson in the comics grew up in the slums of Metropolis, being a school teacher by day and fighting organized crime with a belt that gave him electrical powers, although his long exposure to the belt made the abilities internal.