THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF AUGUST 22, 2021 (ALL TIMES ET)
The season two finale of DEAD PIXELS, “Flanks/Yams,” will air Sunday,
August 22 (9:30-10:00pm ET)
SUNDAY, AUGUST 22
DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW
“Silence of the Sonograms” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
LETTING YOUR GUARD DOWN – With the Legends on high alert with their unwanted guest
in their custody, Ava (Jes Macallan) is tasked with the interrogation while Nate (Nick Zano) and
Sara (Caity Lotz) watch. Rory (Dominic Purcell) is struggling with the terrible pain in his head
and Gary (Adam Tsekham) tries to help to manage it the best he can. Meanwhile, Zari (Tala
Ashe) enlists Astra (Olivia Swann) and Spooner’s (Lisseth Chavez) help to figure what is going
on with Constantine (Matt Ryan). Shayan Sobhian also stars. Nico Sachse directed the episode
written by Phil Klemmer & Morgan Faust (613). Original airdate 8/22/2021.
“Fear the Briannas” — (9:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
POWER OF THREE – Officers Minogue (Mike Minogue) and O’Leary (Karen O’Leary)
investigate at a local girls’ high school when three teen witches start threatening students. Also
starring Maaka Pohatu. Jackie van Beek directed the episode written by Amanda Alison (#202).
Original airdate 8/22/2021.
“Flanks/Yams” — (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLV) (HDTV)
SEASON FINALE – Nicky (Will Merrick) prepares to meet his love interest Daisy IRL.
Meanwhile, Meg (Alexa Davies) has rebooted an old version of Kingdom Scrolls that the three
of them can play together. What could possibly go wrong? Also starring Charlotte
Ritchie, Sargon Yelda and David Mumeni. Jamie Jay Johnson directed the episode written by
Jon Brown (#206). Original airdate 8/22/2021.
MONDAY, AUGUST 23
ROSWELL, NEW MEXICO
“Killing Me Softly With His Song” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV)
ANYONE CAN FALL – Liz (Jeanine Mason) makes the choice to lie to Heath (guest star Steven
Krueger). Maria (Heather Hemmens) and Rosa (Amber Midthunder) stand up to Jordan (guest
star Michael Grant Terry) meanwhile Isobel (Lily Cowles) does some digging into Jones (Nathan
Dean). Also starring Michael Vlamis and Michael Trevino the episode was directed by Rachel
Raimist and written by Alanna Bennett & Danny Tolli (#305). Original Airdate 8/23/2021.
THE REPUBLIC OF SARAH
“Pledge Allegiance” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
FAMILY CHAOS – As Sarah (Stella Baker) and Paul (guest star Xander Berkeley) start to make
headway in their relationship, Ellen (Megan Follows) surprises everyone by coming home earlier
than expected. Weston (guest star Daniel di Tomasso) has a big break in his story and turns to
Sarah for help. Danny (Luke Mitchell) accidently makes things harder for Corinne (Hope
Lauren), leaving her with a tough choice about some of the people in her life. Meanwhile, Maya
(Izabella Alvarez) struggles with whether to appear at her mom’s parole hearing and turns to her
dad and Bella (Landry Bender) for advice. Ian Duff and Nia Holloway also star. Rachel Raimist
directed the episode written by Franki Butler (#111). Original airdate 8/23/2021. Every episode
of THE REPUBLIC OF SARAH will be available to stream on The CW App and CWTV.com
the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 24
“Summer School: Chapter Three” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, V)
JIM GAFFIGAN VOICES THUNDERBOLT IN THIS EPISODE DIRECTED BY LEA
THOMPSON — After getting a taste of the superhero life, Mike (Trae Romano) pleads with Pat
(Luke Wilson) to let him join the team. Elsewhere, after seeking help from Thunderbolt, the JSA
prepare for a confrontation with The Shade. Brec Bassinger, Yvette Monreal, Cameron
Gellman, Anjelika Washington, Amy Smart and Meg DeLacy also star. Lea Thompson directed
the episode written by Turi Meyer & Alfredo Septién (#203). Original airdate 8/24/2021. Every
episode of DC’S STARGIRL will be available to stream on The CW App and CWTV.com the
day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.
“Welcome Back, Kara” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV- PG, V) (HDTV)
SUPER FRIENDS REUNITED! – As Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) and Zor-El (guest star Jason
Behr) make their return to National City, they are determined to keep the Phantom Zone behind
them and enjoy being superheroes together. Unfortunately, their overzealous efforts backfire,
creating a whole new threat to National City. The episode was directed by Armen V. Kevorkian
and written by Dana Horgan & Jay Faerber (#608). Original airdate 8/24/2021.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 25
“Chapter Eighty-Nine: Reservoir Dogs” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLV)
COYOTE UGLY — While helping Eric (guest star Sommer Carbuccia) deal with his PTSD,
Archie (KJ Apa) is forced to confront his own past trauma in the Army. To find the Lonely
Highway killer, Betty (Lili Reinhart) and Tabitha (Erinn Westbrook) come up with a way to lure
truckers to Pop’s. Cheryl (Madelaine Petsch) extends an invitation to Kevin (Casey Cott) and
Veronica (Camila Mendes) gives Reggie (Charles Melton) a shot to prove her wrong. Madchen
Amick, Mark Consuelos and Drew Ray Tanner also star. Gabriel Correa directed the episode
written by Evan Kyle (#513). Original airdate 8/25/2021.
IN THE DARK
“Power Trip” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLSV) (HDTV)
LIGHT’S OUT – Things get awkward when Murphy (Perry Mattfeld) and her friends ride out
the storm together. Also starring, Casey Deidric and Morgan Krantz, the episode was directed by
Jeff Chan and written by Corinne Kingsbury & Yael Zinkow (308). Original airdate 8/25/2021.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 26
“In Bloom” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, DV) (HDTV)
“The Power of the Masters” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, SV) (HDTV)
MEETING OF THE GODS – Talon (Jessica Green) and Luna (Maeve Courtier-Lilly) recruit an
old friend to help them find an ancient key. Tobin (Aaron Fontaine) and Falista (Georgia May-
Foote) have an extraordinary meeting. Wren (Izuka Foyle) and Janzo (Anand Desai-Barochia)
unleash a menace causing Garret (Jake Stormoen) and Zed to go on a hunt. The episode was
written by Jason Faller & Kynan Griffin and directed by Imogen Waterhouse (#3B07). Original
FRIDAY, AUGUST 27
BURDEN OF TRUTH
“Spirits in the Material World” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLV)
JOANNA MUST CREATE NEW OPTIONS IF SHE IS GOING TO PROVE HER CASE –
Joanna (Kristin Kreuk) and Billy (Peter Mooney), struggling to deal with the demands of being
new parents, are blindsided when their injunction against the mine is overturned. Luna (Star
Slade) tries to find a legal avenue to help a victim of trafficking. The Millwood Police raid a
safehouse, where Taylor (Anwen O’Driscoll) makes an important discovery. The episode was
directed by Madison Thomas and written by Felicia Brooker (#405). Original airdate 8/27/2021.
“The British Are Coming” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, DL) (HDTV)
GRANT SHOW MAKES HIS DIRECTORIAL DEBUT; NENE LEAKES GUEST STARS –
Blake (Grant Show) makes a life changing announcement, in more than one way. Fallon
(Elizabeth Gillies) calls on Nene Leakes (guest star Nene Leakes) to help stir the pot of
competition in the online shopping world. Alexis (Elaine Hendrix) attempts to make amends
with Fallon and Adam (Sam Underwood), yet they are both suspicious of her motives. Sam
(Rafael de la Fuente) and Culhane (Robert C. Riley) have very different ways of processing
recent events. A new arrival to Atlanta raises many questions. Michael Michele and Adam
Huber also star. The episode was written by David M. Israel and directed by Grant Show (#416).
Original airdate 8/27/2021.