The CW announced unveiled its midseason schedule Wednesday, setting premiere dates for new drama “Riverdale” as well as returning series “Reign,” “The 100,” “The Originals” and “iZombie.” Not on the midseason schedule are freshman series “Frequency” and “No Tomorrow.” The CW is not giving a full-season order to either show. Their fates will be determined at a later date.
The network also set a series finale for “The Vampire Diaries.” The drama will end its eight-season run on the CW March 10.
Beginning Jan. 26, “Legends of Tomorrow” will move into the 9 p.m. Monday time period currently occupied by “No Tomorrow,” pairing it with lead-in “The Flash.” “The 100” will debut its new season Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 9 p.m., taking over for “Frequency.”
“Riverdale” will debut Thursday, Jan. 26 at 9 p.m., following the return of “Supernatural” from its midseason hiatus. “Reign” will debut Friday, Feb. 10 at 9 p.m. After “The Vampire Diaries” ends, “The Originals” will premiere its new season Friday, March 17 at 8 p.m.
The “Legends of Tomorrow” season finale will air Tuesday, March 28. The following Tuesday, April 4, “iZombie” will debut its new season with back-to-back episodes. It will slide into its regular 9 p.m. time period following “The Flash” a week later. The “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” season finale will air Feb. 3.
The season finale of “No Tomorrow” will air Jan. 17, with the season finale of “Frequency” slated for Jan. 25. Both shows have a averaged a 0.3 live-plus-same day Nielsen rating among adults 18-49 this season, making them the network’s lowest-rated shows aside from “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend,” which airs Fridays.
View the CW’s complete midseason schedule below:
9:00-10:00pm: JANE THE VIRGIN
TUESDAYS BEGINNING JANUARY 24
8:00-9:00pm: THE FLASH
9:00-10:00pm: DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (New Time Period)
WEDNESDAYS BEGINNING FEBRUARY 1
9:00-10:00pm: THE 100 (Season Premiere)
THURSDAYS BEGINNING JANUARY 26
8:00-9:00pm: SUPERNATURAL (New Time Period)
9:00-10:00pm: RIVERDALE (Series Premiere)
FRIDAYS BEGINNING FEBRUARY 10
8:00-9:00pm: THE VAMPIRE DIARIES
9:00-10:00pm: REIGN (Season Premiere)
FRIDAYS BEGINNING MARCH 17
8:00-9:00pm: THE ORIGINALS (Season Premiere)
TUESDAY, APRIL 4
8:00-9:00pm: IZOMBIE (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00pm: IZOMBIE (New Episode)
TUESDAYS BEGINNING APRIL 11
8:00-9:00pm: THE FLASH
9:00-10:00pm: IZOMBIE (Regular Time Period)