CW Releases First Look at Cress Williams as African-American Superhero Black Lightning

There’s a new superhero in town!

Actor Cress Williams from the hit CW show “Hart of Dixie” is playing the role of “Black Lightning.” Producers of the show are the husband and wife team Salim Akil and Mara Brock Akil as well as superhero producer Greg Berlanti.

SOURCE: EW