'The Flash' Season 7: Barry Allen gets a new lease of life as The CW renews DC superhero show
'The Flash' Season 7: Barry Allen gets a new lease of life as The CW renews DC superhero show

As far as the journey of the Scarlet Speedster goes, Season 6 started with a grim tone with Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) prophesized to die in the 'Crisis'.

'Flash', 'Batwoman', 'Nancy Drew' and 'Riverdale' among 13 renewed CW shows, 'Supernatural' and 'Arrow' to end
'Flash', 'Batwoman', 'Nancy Drew' and 'Riverdale' among 13 renewed CW shows, 'Supernatural' and 'Arrow' to end

The CW has announced the renewal of 13 scripted shows of which three premiered in Fall, 2019. The early renewal of the shows comes ahead of the upcoming contract negotiations with the Writers Guild Association. With this announcement, the network is essentially avoiding any problem that might arise

'Crisis on Infinite Earths' sorely underutilized Black Lightning even though the character has the potential to be a true Paragon
'Crisis on Infinite Earths' sorely underutilized Black Lightning even though the character has the potential to be a true Paragon

Having Black Lightning appear in the crossover was certainly a nice treat for the hero's fans and it has definitely raised the profile of this show. However, seeing as the Anti-Monitor still managed to destroy the multiverse, Jefferson's contributions ended up being all in vain.

'Black Lightning' may have just boosted its superhero status after Cress Williams appearance in 'Crisis on Infinite Earths'
'Black Lightning' may have just boosted its superhero status after Cress Williams appearance in 'Crisis on Infinite Earths'

This was the first time the show had any interaction with the rest of the Arrowverse and though only Jefferson had a part to play, it still establishes that 'Black Lightning' is just as important as the other Arrowverse shows.

'The Crisis On Infinite Earths' finale synopsis: Barry Allen 'disappears' while Oliver Queen becomes 'something else'
'The Crisis On Infinite Earths' finale synopsis: Barry Allen 'disappears' while Oliver Queen becomes 'something else'

'The Crisis On Infinite Earths' part four and five will air on January 14, 2020

EXCLUSIVE | 'Black Lightning' composer Kurt Farquhar on scoring for TV and film and getting an emotional release from both
EXCLUSIVE | 'Black Lightning' composer Kurt Farquhar on scoring for TV and film and getting an emotional release from both

Farquhar is one of the most prolific composers in the industry, widely regarded as the "musical voice of BET". But even so, working on 'Black Lightning' was a new experience for the musician

'Crisis on Infinite Earths': The chemistry between Barry Allen and Jefferson Pierce is electric and charges every scene
'Crisis on Infinite Earths': The chemistry between Barry Allen and Jefferson Pierce is electric and charges every scene

Meeting under rushed and tragic circumstances, the heroes find that they have more in common than yellow lightning bolts all over their costumes

'Crisis on Infinite Earths' Part 3: John Wesley Shipp is the Barry who makes the ultimate sacrifice and saves the multiverse
'Crisis on Infinite Earths' Part 3: John Wesley Shipp is the Barry who makes the ultimate sacrifice and saves the multiverse

In what comes as a beautiful tribute, the episode shows him thinking of Tina McGee (Amanda Pays), the love of his life, before he vanishes

'Crisis on Infinite Earths' Part 3 sneak peek reveals Black Lightning and Earth-90 Flash will join other Arrowverse heroes
'Crisis on Infinite Earths' Part 3 sneak peek reveals Black Lightning and Earth-90 Flash will join other Arrowverse heroes

In the clip, we see that Jefferson has major survivor's guilt after having been saved from the destruction of his Earth by Pariah. To a person like Jefferson, who values his family above everything else, the loss of his loved ones is almost too much to bear.

The 'Crisis on Infinite Earths' comes to Freeland, just in time for Black Lightning to join the fight
The 'Crisis on Infinite Earths' comes to Freeland, just in time for Black Lightning to join the fight

Jennifer meets versions of herself from different Earths, and the first mention of the Multiverse collapsing into one world is made

'Crisis on Infinite Earths': Who are the remaining Paragons and what could they be embodying?
'Crisis on Infinite Earths': Who are the remaining Paragons and what could they be embodying?

With the Paragons of Truth, Destiny, Courage and Hope assembled, who and what is left?

'Crisis On Infinite Earths' Part 3 preview: The Flash readies himself for his prophesied doom
'Crisis On Infinite Earths' Part 3 preview: The Flash readies himself for his prophesied doom

In the third promo for the third episode of 'Crisis On Infinite Earths', The Flash prepares himself for his inevitable doom.

'Twenties': Release date, plot, cast, trailer and all you need to know about BET's queer comedy show
'Twenties': Release date, plot, cast, trailer and all you need to know about BET's queer comedy show

A queer African American woman, Hattie hangs out with her two straight best friends, as they all try to navigate through life to make their dreams of making it big in Hollywood come true.

'Crisis on Infinite Earths: All the big moments from the final trailer, including Black Lightning, Batman, and Smallville's Clark Kent's entry
'Crisis on Infinite Earths: All the big moments from the final trailer, including Black Lightning, Batman, and Smallville's Clark Kent's entry

The Harbinger has assembled the heroes of Earths 1 and 38 to combat the Crisis, but as Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) points out, that's not going to be enough

 The top superhero moments of 2019: From 'Avengers! Assemble' to the Queen theme on 'The Flash'
The top superhero moments of 2019: From 'Avengers! Assemble' to the Queen theme on 'The Flash'

It has been a strong and a good year for both Marvel and the DC universe as both heavyweights have dished out some stellar films and shows.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7: Lynn's new A.S.A clearance may allow her to discover truth about her Green Light addiction
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7: Lynn's new A.S.A clearance may allow her to discover truth about her Green Light addiction

Someone as smart as Lynn ought to have figured out by now that she's getting addicted to the Green Light-derivative that she's using to boost her scientific abilities but she still seems to think that she's neutralized the addictive part of the drug.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7: Jefferson needs to get off his high horse and stop risking lives of fellow citizens
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7: Jefferson needs to get off his high horse and stop risking lives of fellow citizens

Black Lightning might have a strict code of conduct, but the A.S.A has no such code, no honor and absolutely no qualms about killing every last man, woman and child in Freeland.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7 sneak peek and stills tease Gambi and Lynn's plan to infiltrate A.S.A and meeting with Painkiller
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7 sneak peek and stills tease Gambi and Lynn's plan to infiltrate A.S.A and meeting with Painkiller

The rest of the family doesn't know about Lynn's growing addiction to Green Light and she is certainly not going to want that particular truth to come to light, now or ever.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7 promo teases showdown between Jefferson and the resistance over bomb
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7 promo teases showdown between Jefferson and the resistance over bomb

With threats coming in from the A.S.A, the Markovians, and now his own friends and family, Jefferson has a difficult choice to make.

DC Universe's 'Titans' Season 3 may introduce the Titans East as Cadmus-sponsored rivals to the main team
DC Universe's 'Titans' Season 3 may introduce the Titans East as Cadmus-sponsored rivals to the main team

There have been many versions of the Titans East team in the comics, usually enemies of the Teen Titans. They may be introduced in Season 3 as a corporate-sponsored team of heroes who will serve as rivals to the main team based on Cadmus' actions in 'Titans' Season 2 Episode 12

'Crisis on Infinite Earths' synopsis teases The Arrowverse heroes getting ready for the epic, multiverse-shattering battle against the Anti-Monitor
'Crisis on Infinite Earths' synopsis teases The Arrowverse heroes getting ready for the epic, multiverse-shattering battle against the Anti-Monitor

The CW released the synopsis for 'Crisis' episodes Part one, two and three and teased the return of old foes, friends and a plan to save the universe that may just work

'Black Lightning' Season 3: New metahuman Brandon may be an adaptation of the Markovian superhero Geo-Force
'Black Lightning' Season 3: New metahuman Brandon may be an adaptation of the Markovian superhero Geo-Force

Geo-Force is easily one of the coolest characters associated with Markovia and the show's take on the character, if it really is him, is quite interesting. Hopefully, we get to see Brandon fully blossom into a hero in the coming episodes

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7 may deal with Jennifer discovering her boyfriend Khalil Payne is still alive
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 7 may deal with Jennifer discovering her boyfriend Khalil Payne is still alive

There's no telling what Jennifer might do if she were to find Painkiller and as much as she might want to save him, there's very little of the real Khalil left in the living weapon that used to be her boyfriend.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 6 brings back Instant and we can't help but wonder why he wasn't brought in earlier
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 6 brings back Instant and we can't help but wonder why he wasn't brought in earlier

Instant's powers make him the perfect soldier and he's more than capable of winning a war on his own if properly motivated.

'Supergirl' Season 5: Has latest installment delayed 'Crisis' storyline for too long?
'Supergirl' Season 5: Has latest installment delayed 'Crisis' storyline for too long?

Not really. Supergirl' has had larger plotlines that needed to be explained. With the Leviathan teased as the secret big bad, the show centers more around the nefarious organization and that probably explains why 'Crisis' has not been an active part of the series.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 6 sneak peek suggests Jefferson is determined to take the fight to the A.S.A
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 6 sneak peek suggests Jefferson is determined to take the fight to the A.S.A

Jefferson has so far been too scared of bringing the A.S.A's vengeance down on his family. As much as he wants to resist the A.S.A, he's so far been far too terrified that they may imprison his daughters if he did.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 6 promo hints at Jennifer and Brandon's growing partnership with possibility of romance
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 6 promo hints at Jennifer and Brandon's growing partnership with possibility of romance

Jennifer has been having some trouble managing her powers but it looks like she's finally found someone who can help her.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 6: A revolution is brewing in Freeland and the A.S.A is about to get their just desserts
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 6: A revolution is brewing in Freeland and the A.S.A is about to get their just desserts

After the tragic death of Tavon Singley in Episode 5, the resentment that's been building in Freeland is finally starting to reach a breaking point. The people are close to reaching that point where they're too angry to remember to be scared and there's no telling what could happen.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 5 sneak peek suggests Tobias Whale may be the key to creating stable metahumans
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 5 sneak peek suggests Tobias Whale may be the key to creating stable metahumans

Lynn Stewart has been trying to figure out how to stabilize the Green Light metas for a while now but now it seems she may have a chance. Unfortunately, the only way to do it is by using the blood of a mysterious test subject, strongly implied to be none other than Tobias Whale.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 5 promo hints at fallout between Jefferson and Jennifer Pierce over A.S.A. occupation
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 5 promo hints at fallout between Jefferson and Jennifer Pierce over A.S.A. occupation

Jennifer and Jefferson are bound to end up having an argument that may lead to a full fight between the two.

Why 'Superman & Lois' won't just be a rehash of 'Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman'
Why 'Superman & Lois' won't just be a rehash of 'Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman'

What will truly set 'Superman & Lois' apart is that we are going to see what life is like for the titular characters as a married couple

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 5 will air a week late but we're still eager to see Agent Odell get what's coming to him
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 5 will air a week late but we're still eager to see Agent Odell get what's coming to him

Episode 5 won't be airing this week and a rerun of the season premiere will be airing in its place on November 4 but the last episode set up a lot of plotlines and we can't wait to see how they play out

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 4: Painkiller and Lala seem to be headed towards an epic showdown
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 4: Painkiller and Lala seem to be headed towards an epic showdown

Painkiller has already made it clear that there is no one he can't kill, but what about when he goes up against a man who can't die?

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 4 sneak peek shows Agent Odell threatening Jefferson's family and that could be his biggest mistake
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 4 sneak peek shows Agent Odell threatening Jefferson's family and that could be his biggest mistake

Odell might have the upper hand right now but if he keeps pushing the Pierces, it's only a matter of time before they decide to push back and the ASA would do well to remember the amount of power at the hands of these three metahumans

The CW's 'Arrowverse' intros desperately need a facelift and the upcoming 'Crisis' offers the best chance to liven them up
The CW's 'Arrowverse' intros desperately need a facelift and the upcoming 'Crisis' offers the best chance to liven them up

The problem with these intros is how rushed they feel. Loud musical fanfares over short clips and dramatic dialogue come across as chaotic, and much of the impact is lost

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 4 preview: Jefferson Pierce is determined to end the ASA's occupation of Freeland at any cost
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 4 preview: Jefferson Pierce is determined to end the ASA's occupation of Freeland at any cost

So far, Jefferson didn't have to face the full reality of the occupation but now that he's confronted with the appalling conditions his fellow citizens are living in, there's no way the hero is going to stand by and let the ASA continue to commit gross human rights violations in his hometown

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 3 just gave us the ThunderGrace reunion we've all been waiting for and fans are over the moon
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 3 just gave us the ThunderGrace reunion we've all been waiting for and fans are over the moon

In the episode, Anissa runs into Grace while walking to her car. She's quite surprised to see the metahuman shapeshifter but she quickly declares her love for Grace and begs her to come back for good

'Black Lightning' Season 3's Painkiller is a supersoldier on par with Marvel's Winter Soldier and could prove to be Odell's downfall
'Black Lightning' Season 3's Painkiller is a supersoldier on par with Marvel's Winter Soldier and could prove to be Odell's downfall

Though Painkiller may have lost his humanity it has only made him even more deadly as a weapon. We saw how merciless he can be in Episode 2 when he killed his own mother on Odell's orders and in Episode 3, we get some more information on Painkiller's true capabilities. 

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 3: Jefferson's new ASA-designed suit makes him more powerful than ever before but it may have a catch
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 3: Jefferson's new ASA-designed suit makes him more powerful than ever before but it may have a catch

Odell has already transformed Painkiller into his own personal killing machine using a mind-control chip. It's really only a matter of time before the alliance between the ASA and Black Lightning breaks down and when it does, Odell's so-called gift could lead to Jefferson's downfall

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 3 promos hint at Jefferson and Painkiller taking the fight to the Markovians
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 3 promos hint at Jefferson and Painkiller taking the fight to the Markovians

The CW released a sneak peek of the episode on October 21 showing Agent Odell tasking Painkiller with hunting down the Markovians who are currently amassing troops outside the city limits and the first promo clip released for the episode also showed Black Lightning's explosive return to the field.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 sees Anissa and Jennifer prove that they're just as good as their dad in the hero business
'Black Lightning' Season 3 sees Anissa and Jennifer prove that they're just as good as their dad in the hero business

Anissa Pierce (Nafessa Williams) and Jennifer Pierce (China Anne McClain) are trying to sabotage the A.S.A.'s plans. This season, Anissa has transformed into a one-woman army while Jennifer continues to show she has the heart of a true hero

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 3 promo suggests Phase 2 of Markovian invasion might be virus designed to kill metahumans
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 3 promo suggests Phase 2 of Markovian invasion might be virus designed to kill metahumans

It looks like the Markovians may have released a biological weapon designed to neutralize all the metahumans in Freeland, removing all opposition to their invasion. The virus could cause massive damage in the city and cost countless lives unless Black Lightning decides to do something about it

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 2 features Lala's savage return to Freeland's streets and fans are digging it
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 2 features Lala's savage return to Freeland's streets and fans are digging it

Lala's return is sure to spell trouble for his enemies and especially for the A.S.A. who are already struggling to maintain their control over Freeland as is. But while he may be a terror to his foes, Lala continues to delight fans

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 2: Agent Odell makes Khalil Payne A.S.A's newest weapon and conducts a sickening test to prove his skills
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 2: Agent Odell makes Khalil Payne A.S.A's newest weapon and conducts a sickening test to prove his skills

Agent Odell keeps proving that he is willing to go to any lengths to fulfill his mission in Freeland. Hopefully, once Jennifer finds out that her boyfriend is back from the dead, she might be able to find a way to snap him out of his programming so they can team up and take the A.S.A down for good.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 2 will see Jefferson and ex-wife Lynn fall out as Jennifer struggles to hide her powers
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 2 will see Jefferson and ex-wife Lynn fall out as Jennifer struggles to hide her powers

The strain of being kept on lockdown by the A.S.A. is clearly starting to get to Jefferson and it looks like a rift might be forming between him and Lynn. Meanwhile, Anissa is still stuck outside city limits with soldiers gunning for her and Jennifer has problems of her own to deal with

'Crisis on Infinite Earths': Fans get to see Tom Cavanagh's Pariah in photo of ensemble cast set to appear in battle
'Crisis on Infinite Earths': Fans get to see Tom Cavanagh's Pariah in photo of ensemble cast set to appear in battle

The image also features Iris West, The Monitor, Superman, Ryan Choi, Elongated Man/Ralph Dibny, Black Lightning, The Flash, John Diggle, and Kingdom Come Superman.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 premiere sets up Doctor Lynn Stewart as ASA's most valuable asset in the Markovian conflict
'Black Lightning' Season 3 premiere sets up Doctor Lynn Stewart as ASA's most valuable asset in the Markovian conflict

When the Markovians stage an attack on an A.S.A holding facility, Odell puts Jefferson Pierce/Black Lightning and his ex-wife Doctor Lynn Stewart on lockdown saying that while Black Lightning is most certainly a valuable asset, Dr. Stewart is actually more important to the A.S.A.

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 2 promo hints at Jennifer Pierce's struggle to handle her powers and stay out of ASA's radar
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 2 promo hints at Jennifer Pierce's struggle to handle her powers and stay out of ASA's radar

The season premiere showed Jennifer struggling to get a handle on her abilities, which are clearly causing her intense pain. Surprisingly, it seems using her powers actually helps her manage the pain but with the A.S.A on the lookout for metahumans, Jennifer can't risk using her powers in public

'Black Lightning' Season 3 premiere reveals Agent Odell secretly plans to turn Freeland’s metahumans into government's weapons
'Black Lightning' Season 3 premiere reveals Agent Odell secretly plans to turn Freeland’s metahumans into government's weapons

While being interrogated by the young meta Issa Williams (Myles Truyyit) who is working under the direction of Odell, Tobias reveals Agent Proctor wasn't a rogue agent and that he was secretly taking his orders from Agent Odell, who in turn was getting his orders directly from the President

'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 1 reveals ex-girlfriend Grace is still on Anissa’s mind as she becomes Freeland’s last hope
'Black Lightning' Season 3 Episode 1 reveals ex-girlfriend Grace is still on Anissa’s mind as she becomes Freeland’s last hope

Taking up the new codename Blackbird, Anissa is now waging a shadow war with the A.S.A, sabotaging their plans in any way she can. Season 3's first episode revealed that Grace is back in Freeland and it looks like Anissa still misses her so it's only a matter of time before they meet again

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