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The CW Premiere Dates Set for Its New Season

The CW premiere dates for its new season were announced today by Mark Pedowitz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The CW Network. The CW premiere dates begin in January 2021 and continue through February. The CW‘s new season kicks off right after the New Year as new episodes of fun, funny family favorites Whose Line …

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Wayne Brady Joins Black Lightning as Gravedigger

Emmy Award winner and Grammy nominee Wayne Brady is joining the cast of The CW‘s Black Lightning in the recurring role of Gravedigger, who will first appear in early 2020. Brady will play Tyson “Gravedigger” Spikes, a World War II-era member of the U.S. military who became a “super soldier” after a secret experiment gifted …

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The Extended Black Lightning Season 3 Trailer

The CW has brought online the extended Black Lightning Season 3 trailer, which you can watch using the player below. You’ll also find the poster for the third season underneath. Black Lightning returns for season three on Monday, October 21, at 9/8c on The CW. Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) made his choice: he hung up the suit and …

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Crisis on Infinite Earths Dates and Appearances Announced

The CW has unveiled the broadcast schedule and new featured appearances for this season’s epic crossover event, Crisis on Infinite Earths, based on the seminal DC comic book series. The Crisis on Infinite Earths dates were announced today by Mark Pedowitz, President, The CW Network, during The Television Critics Association’s summer press tour at The Beverly …

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Black Lightning Comic-Con 2019 Sizzle Reel

Team Black Lightning returned to Comic-Con and left fans in Ballroom 20 shook with this electrifying trailer featuring highlights from the show’s metahuman-infused second season and hints about the threat posed to Freeland by the looming Markovian War. Watch the Black Lightning Comic-Con 2019 sizzle reel below! Black Lightning returns for season three on Monday, October 21, …

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DC and The USO Bring Batman and More to U.S. Troops Overseas

In honor of Batman’s 80th anniversary celebration, DC has joined forces with The United Service Organizations (USO) to bring the World’s Greatest Detective to the nearly 12,000 U.S. military members stationed in Kuwait. Taking The Dark Knight’s 80-year cultural legacy to the Middle East, legendary artist Jim Lee and award-winning Batman writer Tom King (The Sheriff …

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The CW Network Picks Up 10 Series for the 2019-2020 Season

The CW Network has given early renewals to 10 of its primetime series for the 2019-2020 season, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, President, The CW, during the network’s session at the Television Critics Association Press Tour in Pasadena. “This season, we expanded our primetime schedule to six nights with the addition of Sunday …

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China Anne McClain Suits Up as Lightning in 2019

China Anne McClain’s character Jennifer Pierce is suiting up as Lightning when Black Lightning returns in 2019 and The CW has released a first look! Black Lightning will be back in its new time period at 9 p.m. on Monday, January 21, following the midseason premiere of Arrow. Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) made his choice: he hung up the suit and …

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The CW Midseason Premiere Dates Set for January 2019

The CW midseason premiere dates are rolling in with new series Roswell, New Mexico set for a Tuesday, January 15, 2019 (9:00-10:00pm ET/PT) debut and the move of Black Lightning to Mondays after Arrow starting on January 21, 2019 (9:00-10:00pm ET/PT), it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, President, The CW Network. With these January moves, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow will return to …

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Two Black Lightning Trailers Hit Before the Season 2 Premiere

Ahead of the Season 2 premiere tonight (October 9), The CW has released two more Black Lightning trailers, which you can watch above and below! Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) made his choice: he hung up the suit and his secret identity years ago. But with crime and corruption spreading like wildfire, and those he cares about in the …

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Black Lightning Season 2 Trailer: Guess Who’s Back?

The CW has released a new Black Lightning Season 2 trailer, titled “Guess Who’s Back?” The second season will premiere after The Flash on Tuesday, October 9 at 9/8c. Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) made his choice: he hung up the suit and his secret identity years ago. But with crime and corruption spreading like wildfire, and those he …

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High Voltage Action in the Black Lightning Season 2 Poster

Get ready for high voltage action in Black Lightning Season 2, premiering on Tuesday, October 9, at 9/8c on The CW. The network has released the new poster for the second season which you can view in full below. Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) made his choice: he hung up the suit and his secret identity years …

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The CW Superheroes Suit Up in a New Fall Promo

The CW has started airing a new “Suit Up” promo for its fall superhero line-up, including The Flash, Black Lightning, Supergirl, Arrow, and DC’s Legends of Tomorrow. Watch the “Suit Up” promo above and learn more about the return of each of the below. The Flash – Matching wits with The Thinker, who by season’s end had harnessed the powers of all …

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Super Season Promo Released by The CW

The CW has brought online a new “Super Season” promo, which features the stars of Arrow, Black Lightning, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, The Flash, and Supergirl. With the tagline “Hero Training in Progress,” you can check out the video above. The network yesterday announced the dates of its annual superhero crossover event. The crossover this December will include episodes from The Flash, Arrow, …

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The Black Lightning Comic-Con Trailer and Painkiller News!

Warner Bros. Television and The CW have brought online the Black Lightning Comic-Con trailer that was just shown at the San Diego convention! It was also announced that Jordan Calloway has been upped to a series regular as DC villain Painkiller. He may have saved Freeland in season one, but Black Lightning (Cress Williams) is in …

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