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? And, Access will have more from the cast in the weeks ahead.In the pilot, the writers allude to the fact that he was only elected because he once played in the NFL.Rachel Bilson's character, Zoe Hart, is even initially taken aback that the town is "progressive" enough for a Black mayor. The show's racial objective is murky, but it obviously has one.When the series aired it's last 2 episodes on New Years night 1998, Max was artificially inseminated and became pregnant-with Kyle's sperm.She and Kyle got back together, and Synclaire, whose acting ambitions and work had landed her a role in a sitcom, moved to Hollywood with Overton.Despite their hostility they discovered they liked each other, which affected their relationship until they reverted to form.
Also on the Flavor staff was Russell Montego (Shaun Baker), a Jamaican with the hots for a disinterested Regine. In November, Regine's soap opera, Palo Alto, was canceled, leaving her without a job, so she started organiizing parties.may very well have helped stack the deck in his favor.Although Williams brings a bit of a suave nature to the role, let’s not forget that he can play characters with a bit of an edge.First, the African American cast seems to multiply every week.The medical receptionist at Zoe's office was initially played by Nancy Travis, who left to see a man about a generic ABC sitcom.