A classmate of Virgil's is struggling to deal with her new Bang Baby powers. She runs away to Gotham city in search of a cure and Static follows. There he meets Batman, but together can they save his The Hawkins family takes a once in a lifetime trip to Africa, where the Hawkins take pride in their heritage. No need to waste time endlessly browsing—here's the entire lineup of new movies and TV shows streaming on Netflix this month. See the full list.
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Static Shock ran for four seasons, with 52 half-hour episodes in total. The show revolves around Virgil Hawkins, an African-American boy, who uses the secret identity of 'Static' after exposure to a mutagen gas during a gang fight which gave him electromagnetic powers. It was one of the few times that an African-American superhero was the titular character of their own broadcast animation series. Part of the DC animated universe , the series was produced by Warner Bros. Animation from a crew composed mostly of people from the company's past shows, but also with the involvement of two of the comic's creators, Dwayne McDuffie and Denys Cowan. Static Shock had some alterations from the original comic book because it was oriented to a pre-teen audience. Nevertheless, the show approached several social issues, which was positively received by most television critics. Static Shock was nominated for numerous awards, including the Daytime Emmy.
By Jordan Moreau. Virgil Hawkins, a. The series received multiple Daytime Emmy award nominations and is still highly regarded by fans for being one of the few superhero series starring a Black character. That will be a theatrical feature film. Hudlin also added that other characters in the Milestone Media comic family may get projects in different forms.