The CW Sets Premiere Dates for 'The Flash,' 'Riverdale,' 'Batwoman' and 7 More Dramas
By Philiana Ng
The CW has set premiere dates for 10 original scripted dramas, all of which will begin rolling out January 2021.
With the fall season delayed due to the pandemic (it typically kicks off in October), the network has tapped Batwoman, featuring Gotham's new caped crusader Javicia Leslie, to kick-start the season 2 on Sunday, Jan. 17. The third season of the Charmedreboot will follow, with a new season starting Sunday, Jan. 24.
The football drama All Americanreturns for season 3 on Monday, Jan. 18, which will be followed by a new season of Black Lightningbeginning Feb. 8. Season 5 of Riverdale begins Wednesday, Jan. 20, followed by the season 2 return of Nancy Drew.
Jared Padalecki takes a brief break on The CW following Supernatural's swan song on Nov. 19 with the series debut of his Walker, Texas Ranger reimagining, Walker, on Thursday, Jan. 21. The Vampire Diaries and Originals spinoff, Legacies, follows.
It will be a longer wait than usual for The Flash's return, which launches season 7 on Tuesday, Feb. 23. New series Superman & Lois will lead out of the series.
Premiere dates for Supergirl's final season, Roswell, New Mexico, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, DC's Stargirl, Dynasty, as well as new series The Republic of Sarah and Kung Fu will be announced at a later date.
The following are the premiere dates for The CW’s new season.
FRIDAY, JANUARY 8
8:00-8:30PM WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (Cycle 9 Premiere)
8:30-9:00PM WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (Encore Episode)
9:00-10:00PM PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (Season Premiere)
SUNDAY, JANUARY 10
8:00-10:00PM CRITICS CHOICE SUPER AWARDS (Two-Hour Special Event)
TUESDAY, JANUARY 12
8:00-8:30PM TWO SENTENCE HORROR STORIES (Season Premiere)
8:30-9:00PM TWO SENTENCE HORROR STORIES (Original Episode)
9:00-10:00PM TRICKSTER (U.S. Series Premiere)