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Questions tagged [black-lightning-2018]

For questions about the 2018 CW superhero show, *Black Lightning* starring Cress Williams as the titular character. Always use in conjunction with the [dc] tag.

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Is Jamillah Olsen on “Black Lightning” a reference to Jimmy Olsen?

In the season three premiere of Black Lightning, the audience is introduced to the character of Jamillah Olsen, a journalist investigating the goings-on of Freeland. I may be grasping at straws here, ...
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Is Tobias Whale vegan?

TV Tropes claims that Tobias Whale is vegan: In Black Lightning, ruthless crime boss Tobias Whale claims to adhere to a vegan diet. But he seems to be having caviar when he meets with Khalil: ...
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How large is Markovia?

When the country of Markovia was first introduced on Black Lightning, it seemed like it was going to be another country like Marvel's Sokovia: small, Eastern European, gang ties. It's also described ...
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Does Black Lightning use a voice modulator?

When Jefferson Pierce is Black Lightning, his voice seems deeper and more echoing than usual (lest some have some doubts, it’s occasionally preceded by [in altered voice] in the subtitles). I assumed ...
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Is Black Lightning part of the Arrowverse?

Is the 2018 Black Lightning TV show considered part of the Arrowverse franchise (consisting of Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl, Legends of Tomorrow, Constantine, and several web series)? It airs on the CW ...
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Why doesn't Black Lightning wear a helmet?

In the 2018 show Black Lightning, the titular superhero fights street gangs and others that regularly use guns. In the first episode, he narrowly avoids gunfire on several occasions, and survives a ...