The CW’s upcoming DC TV series Black Lightning has just cast its main villain for its first season. Marvin “Krondon” Jones III will be playing the crime boss and DC Comics character, Tobias Whale.

Tobias Whale will serve as the “big bad” of Black Lightning season 1; finding himself at odds with the eponymous superhero (Cress Williams.) Whale is an African-American albino and the leader of a gang called the 100, who has personal history with Black Lightning’s family. In the past, he was a corrupt politician whose schemes were ruined by Alvin Pierce. When Whale murders him in retaliation, Pierce’s son, Jefferson, once known ...

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