By Adam Waltz
PHOENIX – The CW wasted no time filling up the 2019-20 season with familiar shows.
At the one month mark, the network announced the renewal of 10 shows for the next TV season with little surprise.
Getting the early nod:
- The Flash
- DC’s Legends of Tomorrow
- Black Lighting
Supernatural, The CW’s longest-running show, will be back for its 15th season with the very anticipated 300th episode less than a week away on February 7.
With spinoff rumors circling, Supernatural and it’s lead stars show no sign of slowing down.
Hey #spnfamily YALL DID IT! Guess you kept us alive for another season 😍. AND, we get to watch a brand new #supernatural together tonight to celebrate!! I’m truly speechless with gratitude and excitement. There are no words. #ThankYou @TheCW @wbpictures
— Jared Padalecki (@jarpad) February 1, 2019
— Misha Collins (@mishacollins) January 31, 2019
The CW loves their superheroes! Arrow (8), The Flash (6), Supergirl (5), Black Lightning (3), DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (5) will keep the weekly lineup familiar for another season. With a pilot ordered for Batwoman, led by Ruby Rose, the question is whether or not there will be room for another superhero show in the already power-packed rundown. Although there’s no end in site to the DC Universe, all eyes are on the upcoming crossover event “Crisis on Infinite Earths.” In the meantime, our superhero stars are relishing the moment.
— Stephen Amell (@StephenAmell) January 31, 2019
— DC’s Legends of Tomorrow (@TheCW_Legends) January 31, 2019
— Supergirl (@TheCWSupergirl) January 31, 2019
You guys have been asking….here you go! 😌😌😌 #Renewed for Season 3!!! Thankful for our supporters who tune in weekly, who watch on Netflix, and for those who’ve been spreading the word!… https://t.co/AnjWskls11
— Nafessa Williams (@NafessaWilliams) February 1, 2019
If you’re not a believer in champagne fountains, then you don’t know Dynasty. The soap reboot stands strong in the Friday time slot and gets an early “yay” for a third season.
— Elizabeth Gillies (@LizGillies) January 31, 2019
Yessssssssss Lawd!!!!!! 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾 https://t.co/PDLudihrGx
— Robert C. Riley (@RobRileyNYC) January 31, 2019
Riverdale, a show that the Black Hood and jingle jangle can’t slow down. The hit show is, not surprisingly, back for its fourth season.
it sounds absolutely insane to say the words season 4. doesn’t feel real. i’m so grateful thank you thank you thank you ♥️♥️♥️
— Camila Mendes (@CamilaMendes) January 31, 2019
Never underestimate the power of vampires and things that go boo! in the night. Legacies tapped into a loyal fan base and notched itself a second season.
— Legacies (@cwlegacies) January 31, 2019
— Jenny Boyd (@JennyLBoyd22) February 1, 2019
Charmed has had quite the year with not one, but two reasons to celebrate. It didn’t take long for the reboot to earn an extension to a full season’s worth of episodes in 2018. Now the show can rest easy knowing The CW is committed to witchcraft by giving Charmed a second season.
— Charmed (@cw_charmed) January 31, 2019
The CW will be saying goodbye to three favorites this year with final seasons from Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Jane the Virgin, and iZombie. The 10 renewals fills up all but two show slots for the upcoming prime season. The fate of late season/summer series such as The 100 and The Outpost have still yet to be announced.