Black Lightning 2×09 “Gift of Magi” Season 2 Episode 9 Sneak Peek (Mid-Season Finale) – DESPERATE – After Jennifer (China Anne McClain) and Khalil (Jordan Calloway) escape, they take refuge in a barn and Jennifer desperately tries to save a now feverish Khalil, who has grown worse from Cutter’s poisonous blade. Meanwhile, Jefferson (Cress Williams), Lynn (Christine Adams) and Anissa (Nafessa Williams) try everything they can to track down Jennifer and Khalil. Damon Gupton, Marvin Jones III and James Remar also star. Benny Boom directed the episode written by Adam Giaudrone (#209). Original airdate 12/11/2018.