Black Lightning is a action TV show created by Karan Anshuman, Puneet Krishna and Vineet Krishnan and is produced by Excel Entertainment. The show stars Cress Williams, China Anne McClain, Nafessa Williams and Christine Adams. Black Lightning first aired on The CW on January 16, 2018. So far there have been four seasons. The series currently has a 6 out of 10 IMDb rating, based on 25,029 user votes.
The CW did not officially renew Black Lightning for the fifth season yet. The release date for Black Lightning season 5 has not been announced.
This post has the latest information on the status of Black Lightning season 5 as we continuously monitor the news to keep you updated.
Black Lightning season 5 release date: When will it premiere?
Was Black Lightning renewed for season 5?
No, Black Lightning has not been renewed for fifth season yet.
When does Black Lightning season 5 come out?
The CW has yet to be officially renew Black Lightning for season 5. As of September 2022, there is no release date scheduled for the new season. This does not mean the series has been canceled. The show may be on a break and the next season has not been announced or scheduled yet. We will update this post with more details as soon as they become available. If you want to get notified of the season 5 premiere, please sign up for updates below, and join the conversation in our forums.
Frequently asked questions
Is Black Lightning cancelled?
No, Black Lightning has not been cancelled.
Is Black Lightning on Netflix?
We do not track Netflix release dates, you can check is Black Lightning on Netflix, at NetflixSchedule.
How many seasons of Black Lightning are there?
As of September 2022, Black Lightning has 4 seasons.
What time does Black Lightning come on?
Black Lightning airs 9:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM PT on The CW. You can also find out Black Lightning start times in different time zones.
Will there be a season 5 of Black Lightning?
There is no word on the next season yet. We’ll update this page as soon as there are any new announcements.
When did Black Lightning originally come out?
Black Lightning originally came out on Tuesday, January 16, 2018.
Black Lightning plot and series summary
A crusading school principal gets back into action as the original African-American electrical superhero.
Black Lightning age rating
Black Lightning is rated TV-PG, which means it contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children. Many parents may want to watch it with their younger children. The theme itself may call for parental guidance and/or the program may contain one or more of the following: some suggestive dialogue, infrequent coarse language, some sexual situations, or moderate violence.
Black Lightning season 5 status and details
|Start Time:||9:00 PM ET|
|TV Channel:||The CW|
|Episode Runtime:||Approx. 43 minutes|
|Genres:||Action, Drama, Sci-Fi|
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