'Black Lightning': Cress Williams On Why His Character Originally Gave Up Being A Superhero

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Cress Williams, who plays Jefferson Pierce, and James Remar, who plays Peter Gambi, chat with Access about their new series, "Black Lightning." Why is Jeff no longer taking on the role of Black Lightning when the series begins? Plus, what was the process like to get his superhero costume? "Black Lightning" airs Tuesdays at 9/8c on The CW. And, Access will have more from the cast in the weeks ahead.

Available until 07/16/18
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