Tuesday, 10 April 2018

The CW Has Announced A Mid-Season Schedule Update + Summer Premiere Dates






UPDATE:


THE CW NETWORK SETS SUMMER 2018 PREMIERE DATES

The Second Installment of “My Last Days” Premieres Friday, May 25

New Episodes of “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” Return Monday, June 4

Cycle 5 of “Penn & Teller: Fool Us” Premieres Monday, June 25

“Masters of Illusion” Returns Friday, June 29

New Fantasy Series “The Outpost” Premieres Tuesday, July 10

“Burden of Truth,” Starring Kristin Kreuk, Debuts Wednesday, July 11

The Season Finales of “Life Sentence” and “Supergirl” Set for Friday, June 15 and Monday, June 18

April 10, 2018 (Burbank, CA) – The CW Network has set its Summer 2018 premiere dates, with original programming all summer long, including new scripted series and returning favorites.

The CW’s successful summer trio of WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?, PENN & TELLER: FOOL US and MASTERS OF ILLUSION will all return with new episodes in June. The hit improv series WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? premieres on Monday, June 4 (9-9:30pm ET/PT and 9:30-10:00pm ET/PT), as Cycle 5 of the comedy magic series PENN & TELLER: FOOL US premieres Monday, June 25 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT). MASTERS OF ILLUSION makes its season debut with back-to-back new episodes Friday, June 29 (8-8:30pm ET/PT and 8:30-9:00pm ET/PT).

The CW’s two new summer dramas will debut on consecutive nights in July with the new 10-episode fantasy adventure series THE OUTPOST, from executive producer Dean Devlin (“Stargate,” “Independence Day”), premiering Tuesday, July 10 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT), and the investigative legal drama BURDEN OF TRUTH, starring Kristin Kreuk (“Smallville,” “Beauty And The Beast”), premiering Wednesday, July 11 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT).

MY LAST DAYS, the heartwarming docuseries hosted and executive produced by JANE THE VIRGIN star Justin Baldoni, returns for its second installment this summer. The three-part special will air Friday, May 25 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT), Friday, June 1 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT), and Friday, June 8 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT).

As The CW continues to move into a year-round programming schedule, several of The CW’s hit scripted series will wrap their seasons during the summer months, including LIFE SENTENCE, whose season finale airs Friday, June 15 (9:00-10:00pm ET/PT), and SUPERGIRL, which will conclude its third season on Monday, June 18 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT). Additionally, original episodes of THE ORIGINALS and THE 100 will also continue to air throughout the summer. Finale dates for those series will be announced at a later time.

Following is The CW’s schedule of summer premieres and finales. All times ET/PT:

FRIDAY MAY 25

8:00-9:00PM MY LAST DAYS (Season Premiere)

9:00-10:00PM LIFE SENTENCE (New Episode)

MONDAY JUNE 4

8:00-9:00PM SUPERGIRL (New Episode)

9:00-9:30PM WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (Cycle Premiere)

9:30-10:00PM WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (New Episode)

FRIDAY JUNE 15

8:00-9:00PM TBD

9:00-10:00PM LIFE SENTENCE (Season Finale)


MONDAY JUNE 18

8:00-9:00PM SUPERGIRL (Season Finale)

9:00-9:30PM WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (New Episode)

9:30-10:00PM WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (Encore Episode)


MONDAY JUNE 25

8:00-9:00PM PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (Cycle 5 Premiere)

9:00-9:30PM WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (New Episode)

9:30-10:00PM WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (Encore Episode)


FRIDAY JUNE 29

8:00-8:30PM MASTERS OF ILLUSION (Cycle 5 Premiere)

8:30-9:00PM MASTERS OF ILLUSION (New Episode)

9:00-10:00PM PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (Encore Episode)


TUESDAY JULY 10

8:00-9:00PM THE OUTPOST (Series Premiere)

9:00-10:00PM THE 100 (New Episode)


WEDNESDAY JULY 11

8:00-9:00PM BURDEN OF TRUTH (Series Premiere)

9:00-10:00PM THE ORIGINALS (New Episode)



ORIGINAL POST

THE CW MIDSEASON SCHEDULE UPDATE

The Season Premiere of THE ORIGINALS Moves to Wednesday 9PM on April 18

LIFE SENTENCE Moves to its New Night on Friday April 27 at 9PM

March 30, 2018 (Burbank, CA) – The final season of THE ORIGINALS will now make its debut on a new night, Wednesday, April 18 (9:00-10:00pm ET/PT), following the “CARRIE The Musical” episode of RIVERDALE.

Following next Wednesday’s original episode, The CW’s new series LIFE SENTENCE will return with new episodes on its new night starting Friday April 27, (9:00-10:00pm ET/PT). Prior to its move to Friday, viewers can binge LIFE SENTENCE from the beginning on cwtv.com and The CW App.

This scheduling move impacts the previously announced season finale dates for JANE THE VIRGIN, which will now air in its regularly scheduled time period on Friday, April 20 (9:00-10:00pm ET/PT), and DYNASTY, which will now have its season finale on Friday, May 11 (8:00-9:00pm ET/PT).

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18

8:00-9:00 PM RIVERDALE (“CARRIE The Musical”)

9:00-10:00 PM THE ORIGINALS (Season Premiere)

FRIDAY, APRIL 20

8:00-9:00 PM DYNASTY (New Episode)

9:00-10:00 PM JANE THE VIRGIN (Season Finale)

FRIDAY, APRIL 27

8:00-9:00 PM DYNASTY (New Episode)

9:00-10:00 PM LIFE SENTENCE (New Night)

FRIDAY, MAY 11

8:00-9:00 PM DYNASTY (Season Finale)

9:00-10:00 PM LIFE SENTENCE (New Episode)

Source: The CW