Saturday, January 1, 2022

The CW - Upcoming Shows


(W: Writer, D: Director, EP: Executive Producer, Co-EP: Co-Executive Producer, P: Producer, SR: Showrunner)


  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Lawyer and recovering alcoholic Abigail Bianchi struggles to put her career and family back together after hitting rock bottom. As a condition of her probation, Abby is forced to work at her estranged father Harry's firm, Svensson and Associates, and practice in family law for the first time while forging new relationships with the half-brother Daniel and half-sister Lucy whom she's never met. The result is a dysfunctional family law firm operating to help other families with their own dysfunctions.
  • Cast: Jewel Staite, Victor Garber, Zach Smadu, Genelle Williams
  • Team: W/EP Susin Nielsen; EP Jordy Randall, Tom Cox, Erin Haskett, Andy Mikita
  • Studio: Entertainment One, SEVEN24 Films, Lark Productions
  • Premieres: October 2, 2022

GOTHAM KNIGHTS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: In the wake of Bruce Wayne's murder, his rebellious adopted son forges an unlikely alliance with the children of Batman's enemies when they are all framed for killing the Caped Crusader. And as the city's most wanted criminals, this renegade band of misfits must fight to clear their names. But in a Gotham with no Dark Knight to protect it, the city descends into the most dangerous it's ever been. However, hope comes from the most unexpected of places as this team os mismatched fugitives will become its next generation of saviors known as the Gotham Knights. Based on the DC Comics characters.
  • Cast: Oscar Morgan, Olivia Rose Keegan, Navia Robinson, Fallon Smythe, Tyler DiChiara, Misha CollinsAnna LoreRahart Adams 
  • Team: W/EP Chad Fiveash, James Stoteraux; W/Co-EP Natalie Abrams; EP Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, David Madden; D/EP Danny Cannon
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, Berlanti Productions
  • Premieres: 2023

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: After a next gen medical satellite explodes on launch, top-tier security operative Vincent Corbo is hired by the rocket's designer - billionaire futurist Peter Swann - who suspects sabotage. Complicating Corbo's new gig is his former paramour and now Swann's fiancée, medical visionary Dr. Grace Davila, who is racing to help stave off a global catastrophe. As Corbo and his team of veteran security professionals investigate the rocket disaster, they expose a lethal conspiracy of Swann's corporate rivals, corrupt government officials, and a shadowy crime syndicate - all working to destroy Swann and take control of his tech empire. Worse, Corbo must also contend with a rogue Europol agent, who is hellbent on busting him for past sins.
  • Cast: Tom Welling, Brendan Fraser, Elena Anaya, Ken Duken, Saïd Taghmaoui, Lisa Loven Kongsli, August Wittgenstein, Stevel Marc, Tanya Van Graan, Nic Rasenti
  • Team: W/EP Jeff Most, Michael Colleary; EP Tom Welling, Brendan Fraser, Elena Anaya, Tristan Orpen Lynch, Michael Auret, Howard Cohen, Eric d'Arbeloff, Jennifer Berman, Maijang Mpherwane, Dipak Chiba, William Smith, Herbert Kloiber, Thomas Augsberger, Cosima von Spreti, Fredrik Ljungberg, Maxim Korostyshevsky, Daniel Wagner, Bharat Nalluri
  • Studio: Roadside Attractions, Most Media, Subotica, Spier Films, Jeff Most Productions, Leonine Studios, NENT Group
  • Premieres: October 11, 2022

WALKER: INDEPENDENCE
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: Set in the late 1880s, the husband of affluent Bostonian Abby Walker is murdered before her eyes while on their journey out West. On her quest for revenge, Abby crosses paths with Hoyt Rawlins, a lovable rogue in search of purpose. Abby and Hoyt's journey takes them to Independence, Texas, where they encounter diverse, eclectic residents running from their own troubled pasts and chasing their dreams. Our newfound family will struggle with the changing world around them, while becoming agents of change themselves in a town where nothing is what it seems. Prequel to The CW's Walker.
  • Cast: Katherine McNamaraMatt BarrJustin Johnson CortezLawrence KaoPhilemon Chambers, Greg Hovanessian, Katie FindlayGabriela Quezada 
  • Team: W/EP Seamus Fahey; EP Jared Padalecki, Anna Fricke, Laura Terry, Dan Lin, Lindsey Liberatore; D/EP Larry Teng
  • Studio: CBS Studios, Pursued by a Bear, Rideback
  • Premieres: October 6, 2022

THE WINCHESTERS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: John and Mary Winchester's epic love story of how they met and how they put it all on the line to not only save their love, but the entire love is told through the perspective of their son, Dean Winchester. Prequel to The CW's Supernatural, which aired from 2005-20.
  • Cast: Meg Donnelly, Drake Rodger, Nida Khurshid, Jojo Fleites, Bianca KajlichDemetria McKinney, Jensen Ackles (narrator), Bridget Regan (recurring)
  • Team: W/EP Robbie Thompson; EP Jensen Ackles, Danneel Ackles; D/EP Glen Winter
  • Studio: Warner Bros. Television, CBS Studios, Chaos Machine Productions
  • Premieres: October 11, 2022