Black Lightning: Season 3 (2019)


Season 3
Black Lightning

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Air date: Oct 7, 2019
Air date: Oct 14, 2019
Air date: Oct 21, 2019
Air date: Oct 28, 2019

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Cress Williams
as Jefferson Pierce
Christine Adams
as Lynn Stewart
Nafessa Williams
as Anissa Pierce
China Anne McClain
as Jennifer Pierce
James Remar
as Peter Gambi
Damon Gupton
as Henderson
Marvin Jones III
as Tobias Whale
Wayne Brady
as Tyson "Gravedigger" Spikes
Bill Duke
as Agent Odell
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Critic Reviews for Black Lightning Season 3

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

The first episode of the third season is just as politically charged as previous episodes, but this time around things feel more relevant, more attuned to this specific time and place

Oct 8, 2019 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
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The one issue with the time jump was the sharp tonal shift. Don't get me wrong, the added tension and drama is well-appreciated to shake things up. However, the plot points between where the story left off and now are vastly different.

Oct 8, 2019 | Rating: 4.3/5.0 | Full Review…

I hope this season maintains focus and doesn't find itself branching out too far away from its central conflicts. If the following episodes consistently operate at this level, this will be an exciting season to watch.

Oct 8, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Black Lightning: Season 3

  • 1d ago
    As opposed to it's previous and, arguably, jarring seasons, Black Lightning returns with a third season that takes a darker approach that surprisingly works and allegorizes issues that are more concurrent.

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