The CW Sets Midseason Schedule & New Series Premiere Dates; 'The Tomorrow People' Moving to Monday

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December 12th, 2013

The Tomorrow People Pilot

via press release:




New Series STAR-CROSSED Premieres

Monday, February 17, at 8:00 PM


New Series THE 100 Premieres

Wednesday, March 19, at 9:00 PM


Second Cycle of WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? Premieres

Friday, March 21 with New Episodes at

8:00 and 8:30 PM


December 12, 2013 (Burbank, CA) – The CW announced its midseason schedule today, including the premiere of two new dramas, STAR-CROSSED and THE 100, and the second cycle of the hit comedy/improv series WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?


In February, the futuristic story of an alien/human romance begins with the premiere of STAR-CROSSED on Monday, February 17 (8:00-9:00pm ET), leading into another epic romance, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST.


In March, the human race returns to planet Earth in the post-apocalyptic adventure drama, THE 100, which will premiere on Wednesday, March 19 (9:00-10:00pm ET), following hit drama ARROW.   THE TOMORROW PEOPLE will transport to its new night and time on Mondays (9:00-10:00pm ET), beginning March 17, following STAR-CROSSED.  After the March 10th telecast, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST will go on hiatus and will return to the schedule with original episodes at a date to be announced.


            The hit comedy/improv series WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? will be back with a second cycle on Friday, March 21 with new episodes (8:00-8:30 and 8:30-9:00pm ET).  Subsequent weeks will feature original episodes at 8:00pm and encore episodes at 8:30pm. Encore episodes from the first season of WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? will air Fridays at 8:00pm and 8:30pm from February 14 through March 14.  Following a brief hiatus, HART OF DIXIE will return with a new night and time on Fridays (9:00-10:00pm ET), beginning March 21


Following is The CW’s revised midseason premiere schedule:


Monday, February 17 

8:00-9:00pm               “Star-Crossed” (Series Premiere)

9:00-10:00pm             “Beauty And The Beast”




Monday, March 17

8:00-9:00pm               “Star-Crossed”

9:00-10:00pm             “The Tomorrow People” (New Night)


Wednesday, March 19

8:00-9:00pm               “Arrow”

9:00-10:0pm               “The 100” (Series Premiere)


Friday, March 21

8:00-8:30pm               “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” (Cycle Two Premiere)

8:30-9:00pm               “Whose Line Is It Anyway?”

9:00-10:00pm             “Hart of Dixie” (New Night)


All Times ET

  • Oliver

    Wow, Whose Line on Friday. Seems like a bit of a waste.

  • Tv Sucks

    We’ll be sure to get you a trophy, CrimTV

  • Adir

    No !! Star-Crossed on Monday ??? it will be without raitings on Mondays !! I Love TTP and this also not will be with raitings .. They killd TTP and Star-Crossed!

  • JJM

    @Oliver: Airing BatB would be more than a waste compared to WLIIA

  • JJA

    Had the CW moved “Supernatural” or “The Originals” to Monday, I’d say they were trying to salvage the night.

    Instead, they move bubble show “The Tomorrow People” and pair it with new show “Star-Crossed.” This suggests that the CW does NOT have much faith in either of these shows.

    By contrast, “The 100″ has been given a great time-slot after “Arrow.”

    Also, “Beauty & The Beast” really is dead now. Hope they give it closure for the fans.

  • JJA

    One final note: in the “Reign vs. The Tomorrow People” smack down, I’d say Reign is winning.

  • anon

    @Charmed IDK about that with TCD, etc. Even though I agree that HOD/TCD would be a good match, I doubt both are returning, especially on Mondays…and especially if TTP & Starcrossed perform better whatsoever than HOD/BATB did on Mondays so far this season. (Even if TTP’s ratings have decreased since it’s series debut, it has still hit better numbers over all than either other show has performed on Mondays this season.)

    Most likely, if HOD is renewed for a S4, it’ll probably only get 6-10 episodes (or 13 if they’re feeling generous) and air on Fridays, like they did with TCD & Nikita this season. (And TCD is a goner, like BATB, most likely.)

  • Jon

    Yeah thats definitely it for BatB and TCD

  • zilla-rilla

    YAY Reign keeps its place. This is almost exactly what I expected the schedule to look like. Minus the ‘Whose Line’ part. So, is BATB just running episodes all the way through until March 10th and that’s its 22 for the year? Or was its order reduced?
    Also. For Reign fans, the mid season finale is EPIC. (Canada gets it Wednesdays, suckas) so don’t miss it!

  • CrimTV


    Why would CW split up The Originals and Supernatural when they have now boosted Tuesday nights?

  • ToXiX

    I wish CBS would hurry up and announce their midseason schedule.

  • Percysowner

    @CrimTV totally agree that splitting SPN and TO would be a foolish move at this time. Next year they may separate them the way they did Arrow and SPN in an attempt to build Mondays. I hope they don’t move them because keeping a winning night seems like a good idea to me. But I’m sure they would like to have four strong nights instead of 2-3.

  • JJA

    @CrimeTV–for the same reason the CW split “Arrow” and “Supernatural,” despite Wednesday nights doing so well last year.

  • Noel

    This will be interesting. What if The 100 gets worse ratings than Tomorrow people on that slot? I just don’t see the Arrow audience watching the 100. Star Crossed seemed more fitting for the Hart of Dixie audience. Like somebody else mentioned, Putting originals or supernatural on Monday could really save that night. But I guess they will try that on the next fall. So much for Amell wednesdays.

  • Mbento

    Hart of Dixie maybe have another season (syndication gods) on friday… beauty and the beast is dead. If the 100 works i believe that maybe star crossed e tomorrow people my survive it will depends on the new shows and slots needed.

  • iSayso

    Much ado about nuttin!’


    Pretty decent schedule

  • david

    Good midseason schedule. Good to have the One Hundred on Wednesdays after Arrow. It makes eince to move The Tomorrow People to Mondays as it was not really benifiting by Arrow. Interesting to see Who’s Line on Fridays in March, i thinking they want to help Fridays improve and they ordered 24 more episodes of the show so they have a lot to use. I think Heart of Dixie will get a .3 or so on Fridays at 9.

  • Ryan

    not good for HOD Fridays are usually the death of a show

  • Alan

    TTP = Dead
    Star Crossed = Dead
    The 100 = It might do well because of Arrow and a lot of people wants to see it!

    Star Crossed should have been put on Reign’s spot!

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