Black Lightning is an American superhero television drama series that was developed by Salim Akil and premiered on The CW in January 2018. The series is based on a character with the same name and is featured in DC comics. Tony Isabella and Trevor Won Eeden create the role. The story stairs a superhero named black lightning and explains his professional and family life.
The main cast of the series stars Cress Williams as Black Lightning, China Anne McClain as Lightning, Nafessa Williams as Thunder / Blackbird, Christine Adams as Lynn Stewart, Marvin “Krondon” Jones III as Tobias Whale, and Jordan Calloway as Khalil Payne / Painkiller. However, there is still no official update regarding the cast of the upcoming season.
The first season of the series appeared in 2018 and was highly appreciated by the viewers. The seasons gained a lot of popularity with decent ratings of 6.1/10 from IMDB and 6.9 / 10 from TV.com.
Will we get season 4 of Black Lightning?
There is good news for the fans that Black Lightning that The CW has officially stated regarding the release of the upcoming season. So it is now confirmed that the series will be getting its new season followed by a new plot.
However, we cannot vouch for the plot of the fourth season as the script of the season is currently being drafted.
The Air Date For Season 4 Of Black Lightning.
The production of the upcoming season has been postponed by The CW, due to the current pandemic situation. The season is still in the preparatory stage with the writing of the script been going on right now. So with these updates, we are expecting the season to arrive at the starting of 2021.
For the binge-watchers and the viewers who just started watching the series, the good news is that Netflix acquired the international distribution and the streaming rights for Black Lightning and aired the new episodes of the first two seasons worldwide. The third season is going to be released on the streaming platform in the fall of 2020 simultaneously followed by the fourth season later in 2021.