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Will Anissa Trust Her Dad with Her Powers on 'Black Lightning'?

At the end of the first episode of Black Lightning, Jefferson's daughter Anissa learned that she has powers.
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Why It Matters That Jefferson's a Dad on 'Black Lightning'

The newest part of The CW's superhero line-up is here. Black Lightning, reportedly, won't take place in the Arrow-verse, but even after one episode, Jefferson Pierce can easily stand among the best the network has offered in the superhero department.
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'Black Lightning' Series Premiere Recap: Can Jefferson Pierce Save His Daughters from a Gang?

There's a new superhero in town -- or, rather, an older superhero. There are so many superhero shows and movies out there, but Black Lightning immediately sets itself apart and feels fresh.
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Representation, Family and Real-World Issues: Here's Why the 'Black Lightning' Cast Is Psyched for the Premiere

Black Lightning is booted, suited and ready to bust out of retirement.Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) is a family man.
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The CW Sets Return Dates for 'The 100,' 'iZombie' and 'The Originals' Final Season

The CW has finally revealed its mid-season plans, with premiere dates for returning shows like The 100, iZombie and the final season of The Originals.
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'Black Lightning' Episode 2 Photos: Will the Hero Return Full-Time?

The CW's newest superhero is coming at the start of 2018. Black Lightning, starring Cress Williams, premieres Tuesday, January 16 at 9/8c, and this is the first look at the show's second episode, airing a week later.
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'Black Lightning' Series Premiere Photos: Meet the CW's Newest Superhero

In 2018, a new superhero will emerge on the CW. Black Lightning, the latest show from Arrowverse executive producer Greg Berlanti, premieres Tuesday, January 16 at 9/8c, following the mid-season premiere of The Flash.
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The CW Sets Mid-Season Returns and 'Black Lightning' Premiere Date

The CW's newest superhero is coming in 2018. The network has announced the mid-season return dates for its current shows, plus the premiere date for its latest superhero show, Black Lightning.
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