What You’ll Be Watching on The CW This Fall

Welcome back to a proper Upfronts season, the moment when network TV reveals all their secret plans for the fall television season (such as it is anymore). In the wake of a destructive pandemic and in the face of the inevitable takeover of streaming, networks are playing it safer and safer: canceling fewer shows, ordering fewer comedies, and greenlighting familiar titles.

Our final entry is The CW, which, thanks to an unprecedented purge of shows, is introducing the largest slate of new programs: 5 new fall series, and 2 midseason shows. Of those 5 fall series, two are spinoffs of popular CW series, one is a ridiculous reality series, and two are Canadian series they’ve imported. It’s a weird mix, but what else would you expect from The CW?

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Be careful: there are major ‘Stranger Things’ spoilers out there.

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Y’all, it sounds like we’re finally going to get that ‘Breaking Bad’/’Better Call Saul’ crossover we’ve been waiting for.

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We are not out of the fire. Not yet.

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President Biden is now technically part of the Real Housewives universe. Maybe our universe is just one big simulation after all.

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What you’ll be watching on The CW this fall

It’s only June, but it’s never too soon to start thinking about what we’ll be watching in the fall. Below is a preview of The CW’s new fall and midseason series, a look at The CW’s schedule, a list of the shows that have been renewed for at least another year, those that have been canceled, and those whose fates remain in limbo. And now you know.
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In which I find myself contemplating going back and blogging an old show because apparently, I’ve lost my damn mind.

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‘Walker’: I’ve always got your six.

Walker
“Tracks”
March 18, 2021

Morning in the Walker household. Stella is texting Trevor and August is making pancakes from scratch and caramelizing grapefruit halves with a handheld kitchen torch. On a Tuesday? Is Ruby coming over? Or is this just how you do when you’re 14 and you apparently own a bar now?

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‘Walker’: Not all things have to be good.

Walker
“Bar None”
March 11, 2021

Y’all. This episode almost broke me. This episode almost got Walker fired.

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‘Walker’: Robbing the robbers.

Walker
“Duke”
February 18, 2021

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