CW’s Black Lightning
The CW has updated their official Youtube channel with a “Suit Up” Extended trailer featuring the Arrowverse team suiting up. The trailer showcases all the current main heroes including the new guy on the block, Black Lightning. New episodes of DCTV will begin on Monday, January 15.
The CW has recently revealed a first look at Nafessa Williams’ costume as Thunder in the upcoming Black Lightning live-action TV series. For those who haven’t been following the casting, Nafessa Williams is playing Anissa, the oldest daughter of Jefferson Pierce, aka Black Lightning. Anissa is stated to be “Passionate and quick-witted…,” and is also working part time at her father’s school as well as going to medical school. Williams had this to say about her role as Annisa. “‘The thing is is that, being her older sister, there’s some exciting things that [Anissa is] discovering, but there’s also someRead More
DC Entertainment has recently revealed the first look of CW’s Black Lightning. The character will be portrayed by Cress Williams. The series is still currently early in production so premiere details are not confirmed at this time. The costume was designed by Laura Jean Shannon, who is famous for working on costumes for The Jungle Book, Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, and Iron Man, just to name a few. To quote the article from DC Entertainment The first African-American super hero to have his own standalone comic title, the character of Black Lightning was created by TonyRead More