Black Lightning is a fictional superhero which is appearing in American Comic Book & also which was published by DC Comics. The character was one of the major African American superheroes who appear in DC Comics. The CW just founds its Black lightning. According to the sources, “Hart of Dixie” star cress Williams has just been cast as the title role. Williams has an impressive list of credits to his name. The actor has appeared in over 50 roles, including the key parts on “Friday Night Lights”, “Prison Break”, “Grey Anatomy”, “ER” & most recently “Code Black”.
Black Lightning Star Casts
Now, it has been reporting that Cress Williams is now set to play Jefferson Pierce on the live action Black Lightning TV show, while Akil co-running the series alongside his wife & also the producing partner, Mara Brock Akil as well as Berlanti & his Arrow Verse producer, Sarah Schechter is an executive producing capacity.
Now, Williams is not a stranger to the CW, which has previously appeared in numerous seasons of the network’s drama series.
The medical drama “Code Black” & even has a recurring role from the CW’s mid – 2000s cult hit Veronica Mars, under his belt. The fact that Black Lightning will be the first of the CW’s DCTV anchored by a non-white protagonist only, who is further, distinguishes the series from its peer & suggests that it may yet find room to prosper on the network, even as the CW’s Comic Book TV show line up which definitely continue to expand in future.
With a solid learning man now on board is in the form of Williams in place & two talented show runners at the helm & the additional casting announcement ought to be arriving soon & also the Black Lightning moving along smoothly down the pipeline, which is ahead of filming on the pilot episode which is getting under way next month.