While the films of the cinematic universe DC cannot win the favor of critics in any way, the TV projects of the studio Warner Bros. receive consistently high marks from representatives of leading foreign publications about films and TV series. It is only natural that the management of the Hollywood company continues to bring life on the small screen to the famous heroes of graphic novels published by DC Comics .|
According to Deadline , Jefferson Pierce , nicknamed Black Lightning , may join the ranks of the superheroes of the TV universe. His debut in the pages of comics took place in 1977. Jefferson was born with the ability to control electricity, which he learned to suppress so as not to harm his loved ones. Pierce won the Olympic Games in decathlon competitions, after which he decided to return to his hometown of Metropolis and become the headmaster of the school. When Jefferson learned that his father had been killed by a local gang, he began to use his amazing powers to protect the weak and disadvantaged ...
In 2011, IGN ranked Pierce as the 85th best comic book character in history. In the television adaptation of the graphic novels about Black Lightning , viewers are expected to meet Jefferson a few years after he hangs the superhero costume on a nail. When his daughter begins the fight against urban crime, Pierce will have to once again stand guard over law and order.
The solo album of one of the first black superheroes in the history of DC is being developed by producer Greg Berlanti , who had a hand in creating such popular comic book adaptations for the channel The CW as Arrow ( Arrow ), The Flash ( The Flash ), Supergirl ( Supergirl ) and Legends of Tomorrow ( DC's Legends of Tomorrow ). The scriptwriting team of the project is led by Salim Akil ("Sparkle") and his wife Mara Brock, who has experience working on the comedy series "Cougar Town" ( Cougar Town ).
The superhero action movie's scenario application has reportedly been submitted to bosses for the US air and cable networks.
The Topic of Article: DC Television Universe will take over Black Lightning.