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Cress Williams cast as Black Lightning

The Hollywood Reporter have announced that Cress Williams (Prison Break, Hart of Dixie)  has been cast as Jackson Pierce/Black Lightning  in the upcoming The CW series from Greg Berlanti (producer on the network’s Arrow, Flash, Supergirl and Legends of Tomorrow) and The Game and Being Mary Jane‘s Mara Brock and Salim Akil.

This is not Williams first trip into the DC Universe, he once played Baron Sunday in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman:

 

 

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