Ratings: Black Lightning Starts Strong, Best CW Premiere in Two Years
The CW’s Black Lightning premiered on Tuesday night to 2.31 million total viewers and a 0.8 demo rating, delivering non-crossover highs this TV season for the time slot READ MORE
Black Lightning Premiere: Grade It!
This Tuesday night, The Flash wasn’t the only superhero sporting a lightning bolt, as Black Lightning struck The CW. What did you think of the electrifying addition? READ MORE & GRADE THE PREMIERE
Black Lightning Strikes: Cress Williams Hails The CW's New Superhero Series as 'Completely Unlike Anything Else'
The crackle you hear is Black Lightning about to strike primetime TV. READ MORE
Black Lightning First Look: [Spoiler] Suits Up as the Crimefighting Thunder
Do you feel the Thunder?
Ahead of its Tuesday, Jan. 16 series premiere (leading out of The Flash), The CW’s Black Lightning has released a first look at a second costumed crimefighter READ MORE & VIEW PHOTO
TVLine Items: Emmys Move to Monday, Netflix Gets Frankenstein and More
The Emmys are headed back to Monday.
Next year’s 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will air live on READ MORE
The CW Sets Midseason Return Dates for The Flash, Riverdale and 7 Others, Plus Black Lightning Premiere
The CW’s newest superhero series, Black Lightning, will strike down on Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, leading out of The Flash.
Thusly, after airing its fall finale on Dec. 5, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow READ MORE
TVLine Items: Shonda Rhimes Is Fame-ous, Black Lightning Casts Sis and More
The queen of Shondaland and the indigenous Not Ready for Primetime Players are among the Television Academy’s latest Hall of Fame inductees. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Black Lightning Finds Its Lady Eve, Quantico Vet to P.D. and More
Actress-singer Jill Scott is tapping into her villainous side for The CW’s midseason superhero drama Black Lightning. READ MORE
Black Lightning Casts Albino DC Villain Tobias Whale With Rapper Krondon
Black Lightning has already cast its most formidable foe, adding rapper Marvin “Krondon” Jones III in the series regular role of Tobias Whale, the CW announced on Thursday. READ MORE
Why Black Lightning Is Set in the Real World: 'We Haven't Seen Any Superheroes in the Ghettos of America'
That Black Lightning revolves around an African-American family is “the least interesting” about The CW’s midseason superhero series. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO Q&A