After Jennifer and Khalil escape, Jennifer desperately tries to save a feverish Khalil, who has grown worse from Cutter's poisonous blade; Jefferson, Lynn and Anissa try everything they can to track down Jennifer and Khalil.
While Jefferson loses power at Garfield High, Lynn takes on the responsibility of the Green Light Babies. Join Wally Analog as he flies the '82 plane solo this episode, skimming the ground and narrowly missing mountaintops as he talks about last week's episode of Black Lightning!
“THE SHOWDOWN – The aftermath of the showdown with Black Lightning (Cress Williams) leaves everyone reeling. Meanwhile, Tobias (Marvin Jones III) gathers his forces. Nafessa Williams, China Anne McClain, Christine Adams and Damon Gupton also star.” The episode was written by Charles D. Holland and directed by Salim Akil.
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 12 Promo:
Episode 12 Sneak Peek:
Great interview with Marvin "Krondon" Jones III on Sway's Universe:
AND JUSTICE FOR ALL – As suspicions grow that Jefferson Pierce is Black Lightning, the ASA arranges to have him arrested. Lynn seeks help from Detective Henderson. Meanwhile, as Jefferson is in custody, Gambi and Anissa work together to show Black Lightning is still running around the streets of Freeland.
Great article: https://io9.gizmodo.com/black-lightning-turned-a-tired-superhero-trope-into-one-1824296284
Black Lightning renewed for Season 2!: ...
SECRETS AND LIES – Black Lightning (Cress Williams) attempts to rescue several long-missing children reveals a secret he did not anticipate, and its resulting connections. Gambi (James Remar) struggles to stay strong while in a compromising position. Jefferson begins to view things differently. Nafessa Williams, China Anne McClain, Christine Adams, Marvin Jones III and Damon Gupton also star. The episode was written by Pat Charles and directed by Eric Laneuville (#110). Original airdate...
FAMILY ABOVE ALL – In the aftermath of the latest killing, Black Lightning (Cress Williams) works to clear his name while also hunting down the person responsible for his father’s death, and anyone else involved. Tensions remain high between Black Lightning and Gambi (James Remar). The episode was written by Keli Goff and directed by Tawnia McKernan (#409). Original airdate 3/20/2018.”
“TRAINING DAY – Black Lightning (Cress Williams) works with Anissa (Nafessa Willaims) to help find information to clear Black Lightning’s name. Jennifer (China Anne McClain) begins interning for Lynn (Christine Adams). Meanwhile, Gambi (James Remar) finds himself in a precarious situation. Marvin Jones III and Damon Gupton also star.” The episode was written by Jan Nash and directed by Tanya Hamilton.
Episode 8 Promo: https://youtu.be/OonWVgoj10g
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“Three Sevens: The Book of Thunder” (TV-14, LV) (HDTV) TO RIGHT THE WRONGS – Jefferson (Cress Williams) is on the hunt for his father’s killer, while Anissa (Nafessa Williams) uses her new powers to rectify a wrong after a protest fails. Jennifer (China Anne McClain) grapples with some difficult choices. Elsewhere, Gambi (James Remar) begs for help from Lynn (Christine Adams). Damon Gupton and Marvin Jones III also star. The episode was written by Charles Holland and directed by Benny Boom...
An unexpected video unearths the long-buried need for Anissa to investigate the murder of her grandfather. Annisa wrestles with the fact that her actions have dire consequences. Meanwhile, Jefferson is experiencing extreme pain from use of his powers. Lastly, Jennifer learns the importance of controlling her temper - in all situations.