Whereas the CW is busy canceling a bunch of its exhibits, it has a couple of new ones on the best way. Nicely, form of new ones. The community has picked up prequel spinoffs for 2 of its hottest exhibits, and a brand new DC Comics-based collection (by way of Deadline).
All three collection have some form of historical past on the CW. Walker: Independence is a prequel to Walker, set within the late 1800s. The present stars Katherine McNamara (Arrow, Shadowhunters) and Matt Barr (Hatfields & McCoys, Walker). McNamara performs the function of Abby Walker, a lady from Boston who units out on a quest for revenge after her husband is murdered. She groups up with Barr’s Hoyt Rawlins, they usually find yourself in Independence, Texas.
The Winchesters is a prequel to the community’s long-running Supernatural collection. Whereas Supernatural star Jared Padalecki is busy with Walker, Jensen Ackles will probably be narrating The Winchesters from the viewpoint of his character, Dean. The collection will comply with the brothers’ parents, Mary (Meg Donnelly) and John (Drake Rodger) as they battle the forces of darkness.
Lastly, Gotham Knights comes from Batwoman writers Chad Fiveash, James Stoteraux, and Natalie Abrams, and takes place after Bruce Wayne’s demise. The collection follows his adopted son who groups up with the youngsters of a few of Batman’s worst enemies after they’re all framed for Wayne’s homicide. Regardless of being set in a Batmanless Gotham and written by Batwoman writers, nonetheless, this present will not be thought of a by-product of Batwoman and isn’t at present set in the identical timeline as that and different Arrowverse exhibits.
Additionally renewed for added seasons are All American, All American: Homecoming, The Flash, Kung Fu, Nancy Drew, Riverdale, Superman & Lois, and Walker.
On the similar time, although, the community has seen an enormous swath of cancelations. Canceled by the community simply at the moment are Within the Darkish, Charmed, Dynasty, Roswell New Mexico, The 4400, Legacies and Naomi. These comply with sizzling on the heels of the cancelations of Batwoman and Legends of Tomorrow. A handful of CW exhibits are nonetheless in limbo proper now, together with Nancy Drew spinoff Tom Swift and DC’s Stargirl. Within the Darkish and Roswell, New Mexico each have accomplished filming on upcoming seasons, which can air in full to conclude the exhibits. The lengthy record of cancelations is probably going on account of a mixture of the merger of Warner Bros. Discovery and the truth that the corporate is at present purchasing the community round for a potential sale, which means that the community goes to wish to cancel any exhibits on the bubble whereas emphasizing its most profitable properties.