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Black Lightning Episode 2 Promo: LaWanda: The Book of Hope

Black Lightning Episode 2 Promo: LaWanda: The Book Of Hope

Following the series premiere of Black Lightning last night, The CW has released the first promo for the second episode of the series which you can check out in the player below!

Set to air Tuesday, January 23 after a new episode of The Flash, Episode 2 of the series is titled  “Lawanda: The Book of Hope” and is described as follows:

“As the community struggles with the violence surrounding them, a glimmer of hope appears: Is Black Lightning (Cress Williams) back? Lynn Stewart (Christine Adams), noticing the changes in the community, is also left wondering. While Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) struggles with his decision, Gambi (James Remar) urges him to take up the mantle once more and return to life as Black Lightning. Anissa (Nafessa Williams) and Jennifer (China Anne McClain) try to deal with the aftermath of their jolting experience. Damon Gupton and Marvin Jones III also star.”

The episode was written by Salim Akil and directed by Oz Scott.

Black Lightning stars Cress Williams as the title hero with Nafessa Williams and China Anne McClain as his daughters, with Christine Adams, Damon Gupton, and James Remar.