Once again a television series based on properties of DC Comics will hit the CW network soon. This time Greg Berlanti the small screen maestro decided to work hand to hand with creative duo of a couple, Mara Brock Akil, and Salim Akil to produce a Black Lightning TV show.
Black Lightning TV Series Story Star Casts
However, the show was originally produced at Fox, but now they shifted to CW. It will be the first black superhero Jefferson Pierce aka Black Lightning on CW.
Time to introduce you to the cast of Black Lightning.
The news disclosed by THR confirms that Cress Williams will play the role of Jefferson Pierce and the interesting thing about him that this role is a comeback for him in his acting career after a gap of two years.
Deadline revealed that Nafessa Williams and China Anne McClain will play his daughters.
Ms. McClain is Jennifer Pierce while Ms. Williams is Anissa Pierce.
Some lights on what kind of temperament the cast carries in the show:
Jefferson Pierce: A lovable father of two daughters, who is a principal of a high school of South Central Los Angeles. Seek justice and gets easily tempered, consequently spent many years to overcome it. He is still loyal to his ex-wife Lynn.
Jennifer: Jefferson’s younger daughter, who is independent, beautiful and with all the righteous mean, the feminist of the Pierce family.
Anissa: Jefferson’s elder daughter, who is a responsible girl. She follows the profession of her father and shares almost similar values as of him.
Lynn: she is much of a mystery to others, though she is quite emotional and beautiful.
What will be projected in the show?
In the show, you will come to know about the circumstances which will force Jefferson Pierce to once again come out as Black Lightning, which secret identity he has buried a long back ago.
Luckily it is being expected that the show will arrive in the fall of 2017.