Rapper Krondon (aka Marvin Jones III) has been cast as Tobias Whale, the ‘big bad’ of the first season of The CW’s new DC Comics inspired series “Black Lightning”.
Whale, an African-American man with albinism, is the leader of Freeland’s most feared gang – The 100. Before that, he was a corrupt politician brought down by Alvin Pierce, father of Black Lightning himself Jefferson Piece (Cress Williams).
Killing Alvin and driven underground, he became a gang leader and when Black Lightning returns after an absence – Tobias emerges from the shadows to face his biggest adversary.
The series also stars Nafessa Williams and China Anne McClain as Jefferson’s daughters, Anissa and Jennifer. Christine Adams, Damon Gupton, and James Remar co-star.
Source: The CW