THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 3, 2021 (ALL TIMES ET)





THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 3, 2021 (ALL TIMES ET)

Please note:
 The two-hour special “The iHeartRadio Music Festival, Night
2” will air Sunday, October 3 (8:00-10:00pm ET)
 The season finale of RIVERDALE, “Chapter Ninety-Fiver:
RIVERDALE: RIP (?),” will air Wednesday, October 6 (8:00-
9:00pm ET)
 The season finale of IN THE DARK, “Expectation is the Root
of All Heartache,” will air Wednesday, October 6 (9:00-
10:00pm ET)
 The series finale of THE OUTPOST, “Nothing Lasts
Forever,” will air Thursday, October 7 (9:00-10:00pm ET)
 The season premiere of NANCY DREW, “The Warning of a
Frozen Heart,” will air Friday, October 8 (9:00-10:00pm ET)
 The season premiere of WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?,
“Kevin McHale 2,” will air Saturday, October 9 (8:00-8:30pm
ET)
 The season premiere of WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS,
“Episode 201,” will air Saturday, October 9 (9:00-9:30pm ET)

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 3
TWO-HOUR SPECIAL
“The iHeartRadio Music Festival, Night 2” — (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content
Ratings TBD) (HDTV)
Program information TBA

MONDAY, OCTOBER 4
ROSWELL, NEW MEXICO
“2 Became 1” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV) (HDTV)
COME TOGETHER – A desperate Liz (Jeanine Mason) agrees to a deal. Meanwhile, Rosa
(Amber Midthunder) helps Isobel (Lily Cowles) make a big discovery and the fight to save Max
(Nathan Dean) begins. The episode was directed by Lauren Petzke and written by Eva McKenna
(#311). Original airdate 10/4/2021.

PENN & TELLER: FOOL US
“Turn That Frown Upside Down” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG) (HDTV)
WILL PENN & TELLER BE FOOLED THIS WEEK? — Aspiring magicians are invited to
perform their best trick to try and fool the world-famous team of Penn & Teller, who will get to
see the trick only once and have to immediately try to work it out. Anyone who succeeds wins
the right to perform with Penn & Teller in their celebrated show at the Rio Hotel & Casino in
Las Vegas. The live studio audience and the TV audience watch along with Penn & Teller as
they try to figure out the secrets. The magicians featured in the episode include Tyler Twombly,
Josephine Lee, Aaron Hickok and Lionel. Alyson Hannigan (“How I Met Your Mother”) serves
as host (#723). Original airdate 3/12/2021.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5
DC’S STARGIRL
“Summer School: Chapter Nine” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, V) (HDTV)
JOHN WESLEY SHIPP GUEST STARS AS JAY GARRICK — As Eclipso (Nick Tarabay)
takes aim at the Whitmore/Dugan’s, Pat (Luke Wilson) is reminded of painful memories from
his past involving the original JSA and their fight to take down Eclipso. Meanwhile, Mike (Trae
Romano) is forced to confront the guilt he feels for his role in Icicle’s death, and Barbara (Amy
Smart) comes face to face with someone from her past. Finally, Courtney (Brec Bassinger)
struggles to hold onto hope after Eclipso targets those around her. Hunter Sansone also stars.
Andi Armaganian directed the episode written by Alfredo Septién & Turi Meyer (#209).
Original airdate 10/5/2021. 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.

SUPERGIRL
“Magical Thinking” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV- PG, V) (HDTV)
LENA MUST ACCEPT HER NEWFOUND POWERS IN ORDER TO HELP THE SUPER
FRIENDS – Lena (Katie McGrath) is uncertain about using her magical abilities to help
Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) retrieve the second totem from Nyxly (Peta Sergeant). William (Staz
Nair) struggles to write a story on the Super Friends that makes both the heroes and Andrea
(Julie Gonzalo) happy. Meanwhile, Kelly (Azie Tesfai) is thrilled Esme (guest star Mila Jones)
has found a new home, but things go awry and the little girl’s future is put in danger. The
episode was directed by Simon Burnett and written by Karen. E. Maser & Derek Simon (#614).
Original airdate 10/5/2021.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 6
SEASON FINALE
RIVERDALE
“Chapter Ninety-Five: RIVERDALE: RIP (?)” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-
14, LSV) (HDTV)
OUT WITH THE OLD — As the gang pick up the pieces after a rough year back in Riverdale,
an incident at Pop’s forces them to make a difficult decision about the future of the town. KJ
Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse, Madelaine Petsch, Madchen Amick, Mark
Consuelos, Casey Cott, Vanessa Morgan, Charles Melton, Erinn Westbrook and Drew Ray
Tanner star. Gabriel Correa directed the episode written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa & Greg
Murray (#519). Original airdate 10/6/2021.

SEASON FINALE
IN THE DARK
“Expectation is the Root of All Heartache” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14,
V) (HDTV)
PAIN THE TRUTH BRINGS – Murphy (Perry Mattfeld) finally learns the truth about what
happened to Jess (Brooke Markham) and it forces her to take a closer look at who she herself has
become. Also starring Casey Deidrick, Morgan Krantz, Matt Murray and Theodore Bhat, the
episode was directed by Steven Tsuchida and written by Corinne Kingsbury (#313). Original
airdate 10/6/2021.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7
CORONER
“Blue Flock” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, V) (HDTV)
CHILLS AND THRILLS – Jenny (Serinda Swan) and Donovan (Roger Cross) arrive at a famous
horror author’s house to investigate a case that becomes a real-life thriller. Ross (Ehren Kassam)
helps Gordon (Nicholas Campbell) confront his visions and Liam (Éric Bruneau) returns. Also
starring Andy McQueen, Kiley May, and Uni Park. Samir Rehem directed the episode written
by Aaron Seneca (#308).  Original airdate 10/7/21. Every episode of CORONER 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.

SERIES FINALE
THE OUTPOST
“Nothing Lasts Forever” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV) (HDTV)
FINALE – Talon (Jessica Green) and her friends battle against the gods. Janzo (Anand Desai-
Barochia), Wren (Izuka Hoyle) and Munt (Adam Johnson) fight to save the Kahvi. A ruler is
crowned. The episode was written by Jason Faller and directed by Milan Todorović (#3B13).
Original airdate 10/7/2021.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 8
PENN & TELLER: FOOL US
“Magic with a Wolf” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
SCOTT WOLF (“NANCY DREW”) GUEST STARS — Aspiring magicians are invited to
perform their best trick to try and fool the world-famous team of Penn & Teller, who will get to
see the trick only once and have to immediately try to work it out. Anyone who succeeds wins
the right to perform with Penn & Teller in their celebrated show at the Rio Hotel & Casino in
Las Vegas. The TV audience watches along with Penn & Teller as they try to figure out the
secrets. Scott Wolf (“Nancy Drew”) joins Penn & Teller and magicians featured in the episode
include The Shocker, Magic Maxl, Jeki Yoo, and Ben Seidman. Alyson Hannigan (“How I Met
Your Mother”) serves as host (#801). Original airdate 10/8/2021.

SEASON PREMIERE
NANCY DREW
“The Warning of the Frozen Heart” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating
TBD) (HDTV)
SEASON PREMIERE – On the evening of Horseshoe Bay’s annual Harvest Carnival, a whole
new mystery unfolds for Nancy (Kennedy McMann) when the body of a mysterious young man
is discovered on the Hudson carnival grounds. The Drew Crew (Leah Lewis, Tunji Kasim, Alex
Saxon) is drawn into the case by a host of confounding clues surrounding a new menace
terrorizing the town – a killer who has an enigmatic connection to none other than Nancy’s
newest foil: Temperance Hudson (guest star Bo Martynowska). Also starring Scott Wolf,
Maddison Jaizani and Riley Smith. Amanda Row directed the episode written by Noga Landau
and Melinda Hsu Taylor (#301). Original airdate 10/8/2021. Every episode of NANCY
DREW 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.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9
SEASON PREMIERE
WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Kevin McHale 2” — (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
PURE MERRIMENT — WITH GUEST STAR APPEARANCE BY KEVIN MCHALE
(“GLEE”) — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and
Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Heather Ann Campbell put their comedic skills to the
test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas
supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have
and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as
perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four
performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd
(#1001). Original airdate 10/9/2021.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Laila Ali 2” — (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
ROLLING WITH THE PUNCHES — WITH GUEST STAR APPEARANCE BY BOXING
CHAMPION LAILA ALI — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles,
Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Jeff Davis, put their comedic skills
to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas
supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have
and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as
perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four
performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd
(#1002). Original airdate 10/9/2021.

SEASON PREMIERE
WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS
“Episode 201” — (9:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
SEASON PREMIERE – The cuteness is back! Host Elizabeth Stanton shares the most adorable,
spoiled pets, some unlikely animal friendships, animals who are not fond of the latest fitness
craze, and some very jealous pets. Colin Mochrie (“Whose Line Is It Anyway?”) is the special
guest for this episode with commentary by Brian Cooper, Mikalah Gordon, Carmen Hodgson,
and Noah Matthews (#201). Original airdate 10/9/2021.

WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS
“Episode 202” — (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
LOOK AT ME! – Host Elizabeth Stanton shares the biggest attention hog pets, furry best
friends, clumsy dogs, hilarious pigs, the strangest goats you’ve ever seen, and perhaps the cutest
kitten in the world. Special guest star Molly McCook (“Last Man Standing”) joins in on the fun
with commentary by Brian Cooper, Mikalah Gordon, Maiara Walsh, and Neel Ghosh (#202).
Original airdate 10/9/2021.



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