Black Lightning’ Spinoff ‘Painkiller’ Starring Jordan Calloway Gets CW Backdoor Pilot Order

The CW has ordered a pilot for a ” Black Light­ning ” spin­off cen­tered on the char­ac­ter Painkiller. The pilot will air as a plant­ed spin­off episode dur­ing the upcom­ing fourth sea­son of “Black Light­ning.” Jor­dan Cal­loway will star in the series, repris­ing his role from “Black Lightning.”