The second season of Black Lightning will receive its UK premiere on Netflix UK on Tuesday October 16th, it has been announced.
Black Lightning follows Jefferson Pierce who hung up the suit and his secret identity years ago. But with a daughter hellbent on justice and a star student being recruited by a local gang, he’ll be pulled back into the fight as the wanted vigilante Black Lightning. The drama series, which is based on the characters from DC, is produced by Berlanti Productions and Akil Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television and stars Cress Williams, Marvin Jones III, China Anne McClain, Nafessa Williams, Christine Adams, Damon Gupton and James Remar.
In the opening episode of season two, Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) and his family may have survived Tobias’s (Marvin Jones III) attack, but they’re not out of the woods yet. Concerned for the safety of Garfield’s students, the board considers a motion to shut down the school, forcing Jefferson to go to Napier Frank (guest star Robert Townsend) to sway the vote. Jennifer (China Anne McClain) struggles with her powers and her actions have unforeseen repercussions. Meanwhile, Anissa (Nafessa Williams) finds a new way to give back to Freeland. Lastly, Lynn (Christine Adams) continues her quest much to the dismay of Agent Odell (guest star Bill Duke).
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.