The CW has released the first trailer for Black Lightning, the latest DC Comics series to land on the network. The show comes from producer Greg Berlanti and is based on the DC Comics character created by Tony Isabella with Trevor Von Eeden. Black Lightning follows Jefferson Pierce, a man who chose family over being a superhero but is dragged back into danger when his daughter Jennifer starts to follow in his footsteps.
According to CW President Mark Pedowitz, Black Lightning is not a part of the Arrowverse and won’t be included in the crossover episodes of shows such as The Flash, Supergirl, Arrow, and Legends of Tomorrow.
Watch the trailer below!