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Black Lightning Season 3 Episodes

Season 3 Episode Guide

16 Episodes 2019 - 2020

At the start of Season 3 of the superhero series, Jefferson (Cress Williams) and Lynn (Christine Adams) are detained by the ASA, while new vigilante Blackbird, later revealed to be Anissa (Nafessa Williams), is spotted in town. Meanwhile, Agent Odell (Bill Duke) manages to keep control over occupied Freeland, while the heroes figure out how to approach the problem. As the season progresses, Jefferson is torn between protecting Freeland or saving his family, while Jennifer (China Anne McClain) seems to be swayed by a deal offered by Agent Odell. Everybody's sense of duty eventually prevails, and the heroes realize they need to work together if they want to save the city.

Episode 1

The Book of Occupation: Chapter One: Birth of Blackbird

Mon, Oct 7, 2019 60 mins

Season 3 opens with Jefferson Pierce and Lynn in the hands of the ASA as Agent Odell tightens his grip on the Pierce family, leaving Jennifer abandoned and Freeland without Black Lightning and Thunder. But Anissa secretly defies Odell in her alter ego as Blackbird with the able tactical and technical support of Gambi.

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Episode 2

The Book of Occupation: Chapter Two

Mon, Oct 14, 2019 60 mins

With Freeland under full-blown occupation, the Pierce family gets pulled in different directions. Jefferson and Lynn find themselves at odds with each other. Meanwhile, Anissa rebels as Blackbird while Jennifer feels powerless despite having powers.

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Episode 3

The Book of Occupation: Chapter Three

Mon, Oct 21, 2019 60 mins

Lynn learns that Jefferson brokered a deal with Agent Odell without consulting her first, and it begins to put a strain on their relationship. Meanwhile, Anissa and Grace have an emotional encounter.

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Episode 4

The Book of Occupation: Chapter Four

Mon, Oct 28, 2019 60 mins

Jefferson faces new challenges due to the shocking state of Freeland. Lynn finds herself under intense pressure as she desperately tries to find a solution to the continuing crisis in Freeland. Meanwhile, Anissa continues her work at the clinic. Lastly, Jennifer finds her confidence shaken.

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Episode 5

The Book of Occupation: Chapter Five

Mon, Nov 11, 2019 60 mins

Jefferson struggles with the effects on his family, leading to a decision with tragic consequences. Meanwhile, Anissa's identity is threatened. Lastly, Agent Odell takes an important step toward winning over Jennifer.

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Episode 6

The Book of Resistance: Chapter One

Mon, Nov 18, 2019 60 mins

Jefferson is torn between his loyalty to his family and his commitment to saving Freeland. Meanwhile, Anissa's commitment to Grace is deepening. Lastly, Jennifer makes an interesting discovery.

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Episode 7

The Book of Resistance: Chapter Two

Mon, Nov 25, 2019 60 mins

Anissa and Jefferson have a heart-to-heart and she tells him she needs Black Lightning's help in escorting meta refugees out of the perimeter. Meanwhile, Gambi implores Lynn to help get him access to the Pit. Lastly, Jennifer grows closer to Brandon.

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Episode 8

The Book of Resistance: Chapter Three: The Battle of Franklin Terrace

Mon, Dec 2, 2019 60 mins

Black Lightning goes up against the ASA. Meanwhile, Tobias continues to manipulate Lynn.

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Episode 9

The Book of Resistance: Chapter Four: Earth Crisis

Mon, Dec 9, 2019 60 mins

The Pierce family is scared for Jennifer's life.

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Episode 10

The Book of Markovia: Chapter One: Blessings and Curses Reborn

Mon, Jan 20, 2020 60 mins

Jefferson navigates his new reality following the events of the Red Wave, and Lynn's determination to save the meta kids deepens her troubles. Meanwhile, Anissa/Blackbird faces new challenges. Lastly, Jennifer's bond with Brandon begins to grow.

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Episode 11

The Book of Markovia: Chapter Two

Mon, Jan 27, 2020 60 mins

Jefferson, Anissa, and Jennifer discover that the ASA is now hunting the entire Pierce family. Meanwhile, Lynn does the unthinkable.

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Episode 12

The Book of Markovia: Chapter Three

Mon, Feb 3, 2020 60 mins

Jefferson and Anissa join forces with the ASA to help one of their own. Meanwhile, Lynn is forced to continue battling her demons.

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Episode 13

The Book of Markovia: Chapter Four

Mon, Feb 10, 2020 60 mins

Black Lightning and his team descend upon Markovia on a mission to rescue Lynn who finds herself in even more trouble when she meets Gravedigger, metahuman on the Markovian side.

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Episode 14

The Book of War: Chapter One: Homecoming

Mon, Feb 24, 2020 60 mins

As the battle continues, old alliances are revisited and new alliances forged.

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Episode 15

The Book of War: Chapter Two

Mon, Mar 2, 2020 60 mins

After learning that Gravedigger and the Markovians are coming to attack Freeland, the Pierce family prepares for war.

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Episode 16

The Book of War: Chapter Three: Liberation

Mon, Mar 9, 2020 60 mins

Black Lightning faces off against Gravedigger.

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