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First Trailer Released for The CW’s Black Lightning

May 18, 2017 | Posted by Jeffrey Harris

The CW Has released the first trailer for the upcoming Black Lightning TV series. You can check out the new trailer below.

The show will be a midseason premiere, and it’s executive produced by Greg Berlanti, Salim Akil, Mara Brock and Sarah Schechter with Salim Akil directing the pilot from a script he wrote. Black Lightning follows Jefferson Pierce, a retired superhero who finds himself back in vigilante mode thanks to his justice-seeking daughter and the threat of a “star student being recruited by a local gang.”