List of programs broadcast by The CW

This is a list of programs that are currently, have been, or are soon to be broadcast on The CW. Some programs were broadcast on UPN and The WB and were moved to the CW when the networks ceased broadcasting.[1]

Current programming

Drama

Title Genre Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
All American Sports drama October 10, 2018 5 seasons, 91 episodes 42–49 min. Season 6 due to premiere on April 1, 2024[2][3]
Walker Western drama January 21, 2021 3 seasons, 56 episodes 40–43 min. Season 4 due to premiere on April 3, 2024[4][3]
Superman & Lois Superhero drama February 23, 2021 3 seasons, 43 episodes 43–44 min. Renewed for final season[5][6]
All American: Homecoming Sports drama February 21, 2022 2 seasons, 28 episodes 42–57 min. Renewed[5]

Unscripted

Docuseries

Title Subject Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
Mysteries Decoded Supernatural/conspiracy theories January 10, 2019 2 seasons, 24 episodes 43 min. Renewed[7]
100 Days to Indy Sports April 27, 2023 1 season, 6 episodes 43 min. Season 2 due to premiere on April 26, 2024[8][3]
Crime Nation True crime February 20, 2024 1 season, 1 episode 85 min. Season 1 ongoing

Reality

Title Genre Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
Awaiting release
Lovers and Liars[9][10][3] Reality April 1, 2024 TBA TBA Pending
Patti Stanger: The Matchmaker[11] Reality April 11, 2024[3] TBA TBA Pending
Police 24/7[3] Reality April 30, 2024 TBA TBA Pending
Hostage Rescue[3] Reality April 30, 2024 TBA TBA Pending

Variety

Title Genre Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
World's Funniest Animals Comedy clip show September 18, 2020 4 seasons, 58 episodes 20–21 min. Season 4 ongoing
The Great American Joke Off Panel game show March 31, 2023 1 season, 12 episodes 21 min. Pending
Totally Weird and Funny Comedy clip show April 8, 2023 1 season, 16 episodes 21 min. Pending
Totally Funny Kids Comedy clip show February 16, 2024 1 season, 1 episode 20–21 min. Season 1 ongoing
Totally Funny Animals Comedy clip show February 16, 2024 1 season, 1 episode 20–21 min. Season 1 ongoing

Co-productions

Title Genre Partner Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
Fight to Survive Reality competition The Roku Channel August 10, 2023 1 season, 8 episodes 43 min. Pending
Wild Cards Crime procedural CBC January 17, 2024 1 season, 5 episodes 43–44 min. Season 1 ongoing
Son of a Critch (season 3) Comedy CBC January 25, 2024 1 season, 13 episodes 22 min. Season 3 ongoing
Awaiting release
Sight Unseen[12] Crime procedural CTV April 3, 2024[3] TBA TBA Pending

Continuations

Title Genre Prev. network Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (seasons 9–20) Improv comedy
July 16, 2013 12 seasons, 195 episodes 22 min. Season 20 ongoing
Penn & Teller: Fool Us (seasons 2–10) Magic competition ITV July 30, 2014 10 seasons, 145 episodes 45 min. Season 10 ongoing
Masters of Illusion (seasons 4–13) Stage magic
August 1, 2014 13 seasons, 164 episodes 41 min. Season 13 ongoing
Inside the NFL (season 47) Sports talk show
September 5, 2023 1 season, 24 episodes 43 min. Pending
FBOY Island (season 3) Reality HBO Max October 16, 2023 1 season, 10 episodes 43 min. Pending

Sports programming

Title Genre Premiere Runtime Status
LIV Golf Sports broadcast February 24, 2023 5 hours (approx.) Ongoing
ACC Football Sports broadcast September 9, 2023 3 hours (approx.) Ongoing
ACC Basketball Sports broadcast December 2, 2023 2 hours (approx.) Ongoing

Acquired programming

Title Genre Original network/Region Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
Great Chocolate Showdown Reality competition Food Network/Canada January 29, 2022 3 seasons, 24 episodes[a] 23–44 min. Pending
Leonardo Historical drama Rai 1/Italy August 16, 2022 1 season, 8 episodes 52 min. Pending[b]
Family Law Legal drama Global/Canada October 2, 2022 3 seasons, 30 episodes 42 min. Season 3 ongoing
Moonshine Drama CBC Television/Canada July 7, 2023 1 season, 8 episodes 44 min. Pending[c]
The Chosen Historical drama VidAngel/United States July 16, 2023 3 seasons, 24 episodes 21–91 min. Pending[d]
Children Ruin Everything Sitcom
July 24, 2023 3 seasons, 34 episodes 21 min. Season 3 ongoing
The Spencer Sisters Drama CTV/Canada October 4, 2023 1 season, 10 episodes 42–43 min. Pending
I Am Docuseries Paramount Network/United States December 30, 2023 1 season, 15 episodes 86–95 min. Season 1 ongoing
The Conners Sitcom ABC/United States January 4, 2024 2 seasons, 31 episodes 20–21 min. Season 2 ongoing
Ride Neo-Western Hallmark Channel/United States January 22, 2024 1 season, 10 episodes 43 min. Season 1 ongoing

Children's programming

Upcoming programming

Drama

Title Genre Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
The Librarians: The Next Chapter[15] Fantasy adventure TBA TBA TBA Series order
Sherlock & Daughter[16] Drama TBA TBA TBA Series order

Unscripted

Reality

Title Genre Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
The Force[11] Reality 2024 TBA TBA Series order
The Great American Bakeover[11] Cooking competition 2024 TBA TBA Series order
Scrabble[17] Game show 2024 TBA TBA Series order
Trivial Pursuit[17] Game show 2024 TBA TBA Series order

Co-productions

Title Genre Partner Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
Joan[15] Drama ITVX 2024 1 season, 6 episodes TBA Series order
Sullivan's Crossing (season 2)[18] Drama CTV 2024 TBA TBA Season order

Continuations

Title Genre Prev. network Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
61st Street (season 2)[19] Legal drama AMC 2024 1 season, 8 episodes TBA Post-production

Sports programming

Title Genre Premiere Runtime Status
WWE NXT[20] Sports broadcast October 2024 2 hours (approx.) Moving from USA Network
NASCAR Xfinity Series[21] Sports broadcast 2025 2 hours (approx.) Broadcast order

Acquired programming

Title Genre Original network/Region Premiere Seasons Runtime Status
61st Street (season 1)[22] Legal drama AMC/United States TBA 1 season, 8 episodes 44–51 min. Awaiting release

Former programming

Drama

Title Premiere date Finale date Number of seasons Notes
7th Heaven (season 11) September 25, 2006 May 13, 2007 1 Originally aired on The WB
Runaway September 25, 2006 October 15, 2006 1
Gilmore Girls (season 7) September 26, 2006 May 15, 2007 1 Originally aired on The WB
One Tree Hill (seasons 4–9) September 27, 2006 April 4, 2012 6 Originally aired on The WB
Smallville (seasons 6–10) September 28, 2006 May 13, 2011 5 Originally aired on The WB
Supernatural (seasons 2–15) September 28, 2006 November 19, 2020 14 Originally aired on The WB
Veronica Mars (season 3) October 3, 2006 May 22, 2007 1 Originally aired on UPN
Later moved to Hulu
Hidden Palms May 30, 2007 July 4, 2007 1
Gossip Girl September 19, 2007 December 17, 2012 6
Reaper September 25, 2007 May 26, 2009 2
Life Is Wild October 7, 2007 February 3, 2008 1
90210 September 2, 2008 May 13, 2013 5
Privileged September 9, 2008 February 24, 2009 1
Melrose Place September 8, 2009 April 13, 2010 1
The Vampire Diaries September 10, 2009 March 10, 2017 8
The Beautiful Life September 16, 2009 December 18, 2009 1
Life Unexpected January 18, 2010 January 18, 2011 2
Hellcats September 8, 2010 May 17, 2011 1
Nikita September 9, 2010 December 27, 2013 4
Ringer September 13, 2011 April 17, 2012 1
The Secret Circle September 15, 2011 May 10, 2012 1
Hart of Dixie September 26, 2011 March 27, 2015 4
Arrow October 10, 2012 January 28, 2020 8
Beauty & the Beast October 11, 2012 September 15, 2016 4
Emily Owens, M.D. October 16, 2012 February 5, 2013 1
The Carrie Diaries January 14, 2013 January 31, 2014 2
Cult February 19, 2013 July 12, 2013 1
The Originals October 3, 2013 August 1, 2018 5
The Tomorrow People October 9, 2013 May 4, 2014 1
Reign October 17, 2013 June 16, 2017 4
Star-Crossed February 17, 2014 May 12, 2014 1
The 100 March 19, 2014 September 30, 2020 7
The Flash October 7, 2014 May 24, 2023 9
Jane the Virgin October 13, 2014 July 31, 2019 5
iZombie March 17, 2015 August 1, 2019 5
The Messengers April 17, 2015 July 24, 2015 1
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend October 12, 2015 April 5, 2019 4
Legends of Tomorrow January 21, 2016 March 2, 2022 7
Containment April 19, 2016 July 19, 2016 1
No Tomorrow October 4, 2016 January 17, 2017 1
Frequency October 5, 2016 January 25, 2017 1
Supergirl (seasons 2–6) October 10, 2016 November 9, 2021 5 Originally aired on CBS
Riverdale January 26, 2017 August 23, 2023 7
Valor October 9, 2017 January 29, 2018 1
Dynasty October 11, 2017 September 16, 2022 5
Black Lightning January 16, 2018 May 24, 2021 4
Life Sentence March 7, 2018 June 15, 2018 1
Charmed October 14, 2018 June 10, 2022 4
Legacies October 25, 2018 June 16, 2022 4
Roswell, New Mexico January 15, 2019 September 5, 2022 4
In the Dark April 4, 2019 September 5, 2022 4
Pandora July 16, 2019 December 13, 2020 2
Two Sentence Horror Stories August 8, 2019 February 20, 2022 3
Batwoman October 6, 2019 March 2, 2022 3
Nancy Drew October 9, 2019 August 23, 2023 4
Katy Keene February 6, 2020 May 14, 2020 1
Stargirl May 18, 2020 December 7, 2022 3
Kung Fu April 7, 2021 March 8, 2023 3
The Republic of Sarah June 14, 2021 September 6, 2021 1
4400 October 25, 2021 February 14, 2022 1
Naomi January 11, 2022 May 10, 2022 1
Tom Swift May 31, 2022 August 2, 2022 1
Walker: Independence October 6, 2022 March 2, 2023 1
The Winchesters October 11, 2022 March 7, 2023 1
Gotham Knights March 14, 2023 June 27, 2023 1

Comedy

Title Premiere date Finale date Number of seasons Notes
All of Us (season 4) October 1, 2006 May 14, 2007 1 Originally aired on UPN
Everybody Hates Chris (seasons 2–4) October 1, 2006 May 8, 2009 3 Originally aired on UPN
Girlfriends (seasons 7–8) October 1, 2006 February 8, 2008 2 Originally aired on UPN
The Game (seasons 1–3) October 1, 2006 May 15, 2009 1 Later moved to BET
Reba (season 6) November 19, 2006 February 18, 2007 1 Originally aired on The WB
Aliens in America October 1, 2007 May 18, 2008 1
Backpackers July 14, 2014 July 21, 2014 1
Significant Mother August 19, 2015 October 5, 2015 1

Unscripted

Title Premiere date Finale date Number of seasons Notes
America's Next Top Model (seasons 7–22) September 20, 2006 December 4, 2015 16 Originally aired on UPN
Later moved to VH1
Beauty and the Geek (seasons 3–5) January 3, 2007 May 13, 2008 2 Originally aired on The WB
Pussycat Dolls Present March 6, 2007 April 23, 2008 2
CW Now September 23, 2007 February 24, 2008 1
Online Nation September 23, 2007 October 14, 2007 1
Crowned: The Mother of All Pageants December 12, 2007 January 30, 2008 1
Farmer Wants a Wife April 30, 2008 June 25, 2008 1
Stylista October 22, 2008 December 17, 2008 1
The CW Sunday Night Movie November 30, 2008 September 20, 2009 1
13: Fear Is Real January 7, 2009 February 20, 2009 1
Hitched or Ditched May 26, 2009 June 30, 2009 1
High Society March 10, 2010 April 28, 2010 1
Fly Girls March 24, 2010 May 5, 2010 1
Plain Jane July 28, 2010 September 1, 2010 1
H8R September 14, 2011 October 5, 2011 1
Remodeled January 17, 2012 August 20, 2012 1
Shedding for the Wedding February 23, 2012 April 13, 2012 1
The Catalina May 20, 2012 July 3, 2012 1
Breaking Pointe May 31, 2012 September 16, 2013 2
The Next: Fame Is at Your Doorstep August 16, 2012 October 4, 2012 1
Oh Sit! September 27, 2012 December 19, 2013 2
Perfect Score July 16, 2013 September 27, 2013 1
Capture July 30, 2013 September 25, 2013 1
Famous in 12 June 3, 2014 July 1, 2014 1
Cedric's Barber Battle April 17, 2015 July 27, 2015 1
A Wicked Offer August 5, 2015 September 23, 2015 1
MADtv (season 15) July 26, 2016 September 27, 2016 1 Originally aired on Fox
My Last Days August 17, 2016 June 5, 2019 3
Terry Crews Saves Christmas December 20, 2016 December 23, 2016 1
The Big Stage June 7, 2019 September 27, 2019 1
Hypnotize Me August 7, 2019 September 25, 2019 1
The Christmas Caroler Challenge December 15, 2019 December 25, 2020 2
Red Bull Peaking 2019 2019 1
The CW Happy Hour 2020 2020 1
Legends of the Hidden Temple (season 4) October 10, 2021 January 23, 2022 4 Originally aired on Nickelodeon
Killer Camp (season 2) October 10, 2021 September 23, 2022 1 Originally aired on ITV2
March January 24, 2022 March 27, 2022 1
Would I Lie to You? April 9, 2022 July 9, 2022 1
Criss Angel's Magic with the Stars October 22, 2022 February 10, 2023 1
Greatest Geek Year Ever: 1982 July 8, 2023 July 29, 2023 1
Recipe for Disaster August 5, 2023 September 2, 2023 1

Sports programming

Title Premiere date Finale date Number of seasons Notes
WWE Friday Night SmackDown (seasons 9–10) September 22, 2006 September 26, 2008 2 Originally aired on UPN
Later moved to MyNetworkTV
WWE Saturday Morning Slam August 25, 2012 May 11, 2013 2

Acquired programming

Title Country Original network Start year End year
18 to Life (season 1) Canada CBC 2010 2010
Barons Australia ABC TV 2023 2023
Being Reuben United Kingdom Discovery UK 2020 2020
Bulletproof United Kingdom Sky One 2019 2021
Bump (seasons 1–2) Australia Stan 2022 2023
Burden of Truth Canada CBC 2018 2021
Coroner Canada CBC 2020 2022
Dates United Kingdom Channel 4 2015 2015
Dead Pixels United Kingdom E4 2020 2021
Devils Italy Sky Atlantic 2020 2022
Down to Earth with Zac Efron United States Netflix 2023 2023
Easy Money United States MRC 2008 2009
Everyone Else Burns (season 1) United Kingdom Channel 4 2023 2023
Fantastic Friends United Kingdom International syndication 2023 2023
FBoy Island (season 2)[e][f] United States HBO Max 2023 2023
Fridge Wars Canada CBC 2020 2020
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life United States Netflix 2020 2020
Hooten & the Lady United Kingdom Sky One 2017 2017
I Ship It United States CW Seed 2019 2019
In Harm's Way United States MRC 2008 2008
Killer Camp (season 1)[g] United Kingdom ITV2 2020 2020
The L.A. Complex Canada 2012 2012
Labyrinth
  • Germany
  • South Africa
Sat.1 2014 2014
The Outpost United States Syfy 2018 2021
Professionals Nordic countries Viaplay 2022 2022
The Rising United Kingdom Sky Max 2023 2023
Run the Burbs (seasons 1–2) Canada CBC Television 2023 2023
Seed (season 1) Canada Citytv 2014 2014
Son of a Critch (seasons 1–2)[h] Canada CBC Television 2023 2023
Sullivan's Crossing (season 1)[i] Canada CTV 2023 2023
Swamp Thing United States DC Universe 2020 2020
The Swarm Germany ZDF 2023 2023
Taskmaster (season 8) United Kingdom 2020 2020
Tell Me a Story United States CBS All Access 2020 2020
Trickster Canada CBC 2021 2021
Valentine United States MRC 2008 2009
Wellington Paranormal New Zealand TVNZ 2 2021 2022

Daytime

Children's programming

See also

Notes

  1. ^ The CW has aired seasons 1, 3, and 4 of the series. It is unconfirmed whether the linear network will air season 2, which was released exclusively on The CW App in September 2022.[13]
  2. ^ The series has been renewed by Rai 1 for season 2, but it is currently unconfirmed whether future seasons will air on The CW.[14]
  3. ^ Three seasons have aired on CBC, but it is currently unconfirmed whether future seasons will air on The CW.
  4. ^ The series has been renewed for season 4, but it is currently unconfirmed whether future seasons will air on The CW.
  5. ^ It is unconfirmed whether the linear network will air season 1, which was released exclusively on The CW app in June 2023.[23][24]
  6. ^ Season 3 onward was picked up by The CW as a network original series.
  7. ^ Season 2 was picked up by The CW as a network original series
  8. ^ Season 3 onward was picked up by The CW as a co-production with CBC.
  9. ^ Season 2 onward was picked up by The CW as a co-production with CTV.

References

  1. ^ Bill Carter (January 24, 2006). "UPN and WB to Combine, Forming New TV Network". The New York Times. Archived from the original on October 17, 2015.
  2. ^ White, Peter (January 11, 2023). "All American Renewed For Season 6 At The CW; Marks First Scripted Deal Under New Owners". Deadline Hollywood.
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h Rice, Lynette (February 15, 2024). "When To Expect Return of All American & Walker Plus Other New Series On The CW". Deadline Hollywood.
  4. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (May 9, 2023). "Walker Renewed For Season 4 By The CW, Kicking Off Network's Upfront Decisions On Scripted Slate". Deadline Hollywood.
  5. ^ a b Porter, Rick (June 12, 2023). "Superman & Lois, All American: Homecoming Renewed, Gotham Knights Canceled at The CW". The Hollywood Reporter.
  6. ^ Hailu, Selome (November 2, 2023). "Superman & Lois to End With Season 4 at The CW". Variety. Retrieved November 3, 2023.
  7. ^ Bell, BreAnna (May 10, 2023). "The CW Acquires Canadian Sitcom Run the Burbs from Kim's Convenience Alum Andrew Phung". Variety.
  8. ^ "The CW Network Orders Second Season of High-Octane Motorsports Documentary Series "100 Days to Indy"" (Press release). The CW. February 5, 2024 – via The Futon Critic.
  9. ^ White, Peter (March 16, 2023). "The CW Lands FBoy Island & Sets Up Date With FGirl Island Spinoff". Deadline Hollywood.
  10. ^ Hatchett, Keisha (May 2, 2023). "FBoy Island Season 3: CW Eyes Fall Premiere for Reality Dating Series". TVLine. Retrieved May 3, 2023.
  11. ^ a b c White, Peter (May 18, 2023). "Ex-HBO Max Reality Chief Jen O'Connell Scores First Order For Velvet Hammer With The Great American Bakeover For The CW". Deadline Hollywood.
  12. ^ Rice, Lynette (October 12, 2023). "The CW Picks Up Wild Cards & Sight Unseen For 2024". Deadline Hollywood.
  13. ^ "GREAT CHOCOLATE SHOWDOWN (CW)". The Futon Critic. Retrieved June 7, 2023.
  14. ^ "Leonardo series debuts on Amazon Prime as producers confirm second season". April 16, 2021.
  15. ^ a b Rice, Lynette (May 18, 2023). "CW In Production On Jewel Thief Drama Starring Sophie Turner; The Librarians Spinoff In Works". Deadline Hollywood.
  16. ^ Rice, Lynette (February 15, 2024). ""The CW Picks Up New Drama Sherlock & Daughter Starring David Thewlis"". Deadline Hollywood.
  17. ^ a b Zee, Michaela (February 14, 2024). "Scrabble and Trivial Pursuit Game Shows Picked Up by The CW". Variety.
  18. ^ White, Peter (June 8, 2023). "Sullivan's Crossing Renewed For Season 2 At The CW & CTV". Deadline Hollywood.
  19. ^ Iannucci, Rebecca (May 12, 2023). "61st Street Season 2, Previously Scrapped at AMC, to Air on The CW". TVLine.
  20. ^ Goldsmith, Jill (November 7, 2023). "The CW Adds WWE's NXT To Sports Lineup; Five-Year Deal Will See Showcase For Up-And-Coming Wrestlers Move From USA Network". Deadline Hollywood.
  21. ^ "The NASCAR Xfinity Series will have an exclusive new home on The CW Network". NASCAR (Press release). July 28, 2023.
  22. ^ White, Peter (May 18, 2023). "The CW Fall 2023 Schedule: Walker Moves To Midseason, FBoy Island Takes Thursday & All American Stays On Mondays As Part Of Canadian & Unscripted-Heavy Slate". Deadline Hollywood.
  23. ^ Ausiello, Michael (June 7, 2023). "The CW Unveils Acquisition and Rerun-Heavy Summer Schedule". TVLine. Retrieved July 13, 2023.
  24. ^ FBoy Island [@fboyisland] (June 22, 2023). "Did someone say FBOY SUMMER?! #FBoyIsland Season 1 is streaming free now on The CW!" (Tweet). Retrieved July 13, 2023 – via Twitter.

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