Jill Scott joins ‘Black Lightning’


Jill Scott has joined the cast of Black Lightning! 

“Black Lightning” has cast Grammy Award-winning singer Jill Scott as the villainous Lady Eve.

In the show, Lady Eve is a funeral parlor owner in Freeland who quickly becomes an adversary to Black Lightning as she becomes the bridge between Tobias Whale (Marvin “Krondon” Jones III) and a secret group of corrupt leaders..

“Black Lightning” stars Cress Williams as Jefferson Pierce, a father of two and the principal of a charter high school who comes out of vigilante retirement as crime and corruption spread through his city thanks to a gang called The One Hundred.

“Black Lightning” will debut in midseason 2018 on The CW.

Source: Variety