We’ve reported on the development of this series a few times now, but today at the CW Upfronts, the network debuted its first-look trailer for its small screen adaptation of the electrifying DC hero, which joins an already robust line-up of comics-based shows at the network (Arrow, The Flash, iZombie, Riverdale, Supergirl, and DC’s Legends […]
Believe it or not, a Black Lightning pilot is shooting in Atlanta and here’s a photo to prove it.
It’s been a long and winding road on the relationship between writer Tony Isabella and DC Comics. Back in the 70s Isabella created Black LIghtning, along with artist Trevor Von Eeden, the first African-American character to have his own title at DC. Then many things went pear shaped, and Isabella stood by his claim that […]
Announced back in September of last year, the Greg Berlanti,Mara Brock Akil, and Salim Akil-produced Black Lightning has had a fairly quick development turnaround, short of one slight bump in the road that saw its pilot get dropped by FOX and instead picked up by the haven for Berlanti-produced comic book television at The CW. […]
The CW superhero mastermind is hard at work on another comics adaptation
“Dogs and cats, living together!” – that’s what immediately popped into my mind yesterday when I read Tony Isabella praising DC on Facebook for how it was treating him in regard to Black Lightning. Jeff Trexler