THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 19, 2021 (ALL TIMES ET)





THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 19, 2021 (ALL TIMES ET)

Please note:

 The Season Premiere of DYNASTY, “Let’s Start Over
Again,” will air Monday, December 20 (8:00-9:00pm
ET) followed by an additional all-new episode of
DYNASTY, “That Holiday Spirit,” from 9:00-10:00pm
ET.

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 19
LEGENDS OF THE HIDDEN TEMPLE
“The Egyptian Legend of Isees” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, L) (HDTV)
THE RACE TO THE TEMPLE RUN CONTINUES – Cristela Alonzo cheers on four teams,
including an engaged couple, business partners, a married couple, and siblings, as they compete
to win the chance at the Temple Run and $25,000 (#110). Original airdate 12/19/2021. Every
episode of LEGENDS OF THE HIDDEN TEMPLE will be available to stream on
CWTV.com and The CW App the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in
or authentication required.

ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“The Black Pack: We Three Kings” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG)
(HDTV)
HOLIDAY SPIRIT – A holiday extravaganza of music, comedy and dance featuring the many
talents of acclaimed film, television, and stage star Taye Diggs (“All American”), GRAMMY
Award® winning singer/songwriter NE-YO and GRAMMY Award® winning R&B
singer/songwriter Eric Bellinger as “The Black Pack.” The multi-talented trio will be joined by
singer/songwriters Tank, Sevyn Streeter and Amber Riley. “The Black Pack” hosts this
celebration and exploration of this special time of year through a colorful and timeless lens with
classic holiday music, both new and old, where everyone is transported to the room where it is
all happening to enjoy a new spin on an old-fashioned Christmas. Directed by Markel Ringer.
Original airdate 11/29/2021.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 20
SEASON PREMIERE
DYNASTY
“Let’s Start Over Again” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV) (HDTV)
WINTER WONDERLAND – Fallout from Blake’s (Grant Show) gala finally begins to settle
and Blake and Cristal (Daniella Alonso) work on the next phase of his campaign.  In his hour of
need, Liam (Adam Huber) turns to Sam (Rafael de la Fuente) and Kirby (Maddison Brown). As
Alexis (Elaine Hendrix) remains in jail and proclaims her innocence, Amanda (Eliza Bennett)
sets out to see who might be responsible for the murder.  Adam (Sam Underwood) continues to
be suspicious of Amanda, and the feeling is reciprocated.  Meanwhile, Jeff (Sam Adegoke) starts
to heal.  Dominique (Michael Michele) still doesn’t believe everything Jeff said when he was
sick but Culhane (Robert C. Riley) believes there may be some truth to Jeff’s suspicions.  The
episode was written by Christopher Fife and directed by Michael Allowitz (#501).  Original
airdate 12/20/2021.

DYNASTY
“That Holiday Spirit” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
A VERY CARRINGTON CHRISTMAS – Carrington Manor is decorated to the hilt as only the
Carringtons can but all is not well at the Manor. Kirby (Maddison Brown), Liam (Adam Huber),
Sam (Rafael de la Fuente), and Culhane (Robert C. Riley) all deal with the recent events in very
different ways. Blake (Grant Show) and Cristal (Daniella Alonso) come to agreement regarding
his political future. Dominique (Michael Michele) proceeds with her plans and turns to Jeff
(Sam Adegoke) for some much-needed assistance. Meanwhile, Alexis remains in jail and only
Amanda (Eliza Bennett) seems to show any support. The episode was written by Aubrey
Villalobos Karr and directed by Kenny Leon (#502). Original airdate 12/20/2021.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 21
ONE HOUR SPECIAL
“Beebo Saves Christmas” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG) (HDTV)
THE HERO WE NEED – Everyone’s favorite fuzzy toy-turned furry god will once again be a
hero as he tries to save Christmas in BEEBO SAVES CHRISTMAS. When Sprinkles (voiced
by Chris Kattan), an efficiency-obsessed elf, decides that Christmas would run better without
Santa Claus (voiced by Ernie Hudson), Beebo (voiced by Ben Diskin) and his friends travel to
the North Pole to help discover what truly makes Christmas meaningful. Also starring Kimiko
Glenn as the voice of Tweebo, Yvette Nicole Brown as the voice of Turbo, Keith Ferguson as
the voice of Fleabo, and Victor Garber as the narrator. BEEBO SAVES CHRISTMAS is
directed by Jojo Ramos-Patrick, produced by Warner Bros. Animation and is written by Matt
Maala and Kevin Shinick and executive produced by Sam Register, Greg Berlanti, Sarah
Schechter, David Madden, Phil Klemmer, Grainne Godfree, Marc Guggenheim, Keto Shimizu
and Kevin Shinick. Original airdate 12/1/2021.

ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Greatest Holiday Commercials Countdown 2021” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET)
(TV-PG) (HDTV)
KEVIN FRAZIER AND NISCHELLE TURNER HOST– This holiday special will countdown
the 12 best holiday commercials ever – one for each of the 12 days of Christmas.  In addition to
the top 12, the special features other great commercials from both the U.S. and abroad, that
capture the true spirit of the holiday season – from the heartfelt to the hilarious, from the
outstanding to the ridiculous. Executive producers are Robert Horowitz and Lewis Fenton and
produced by JUMA Entertainment.  Original airdate 12/12/2021.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 22
ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Grandma Got Runover By A Reindeer” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-G)
(HDTV)
A TIMELESS CHRISTMAS SPECIAL ─ Based on the hit song that became a timeless holiday
classic, this wild, wacky and heartwarming adventure features young Jake Spankenheimer on the
quest of a lifetime to track down his missing Grandma on Christmas Eve and prove that Santa
Claus is indeed real. Michele Lee (“Knots Landing”) provides the voice of Jake’s greedy Cousin
Mel and recording artist Elmo Shropshire provides the narration.

ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Masters of Illusion: Christmas Magic 2021” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-
PG, D) (HDTV)
THE MAGIC OF THE SEASON; HOSTED BY DEAN CAIN – This one-hour
special features some of today’s hottest magicians, along with a dose of holiday magic. The
special is hosted by Dean Cain and produced by Associated Television International. Original
airdate 11/26/2021.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 23
TWO-HOUR SPECIAL
“Silent Night – A Song for the World” — (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG)
(HDTV)
A SONG FOR THE WORLD – A SPECIAL ON THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS
CHRISTMAS CAROL NARRATED BY HUGH BONNEVILLE – A musical film documentary
about the creation and cultural impact of the world’s most famous Christmas carol. Composed in
1818 in Salzburg, and translated into 140 languages, Silent Night caused a Christmas ceasefire in
World War I, while Bing Crosby’s version is the third best-selling single ever. In short: A song
for the world! The film tells the story of Silent Night, narrated by Hugh Bonneville, with new
recordings by global stars in different languages with a cast including Kelly Clarkson, Joss
Stone, John Rhys-Davies, David Foster, Katharine McPhee, Randy Jackson, Gavin Rossdale,
Sheléa, Ailee, Josh Groban, The Vienna Boys Choir, Anggun, Lina Makhoul, The Tenors,
Rolando Villazón and many more. The special was created and directed by Award winning
director Hannes M. Schalle and produced by Marlene Beran of Moonlake Entertainment.
Original airdate 12/10/2020.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 24
TWO-HOUR SPECIAL
“Christmas Around the World” — (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG) (HDTV)
DEAN CAIN AND LAURA MCKENZIE TAKE YOU AROUND THE WORLD – From
medieval to modern, unique Christmas experiences are found throughout the world. Dean Cain
and Laura McKenzie will take you on a stroll down the beautiful streets of London, the
origination of the quintessential Christmas story, Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” They
will transport you to Australia to view the “Santa On The Run” event, ski indoors in Dubai,
watch the penguins come to the shore in South Africa, bring the party outside with bonfires in
Spain, and celebrate for almost a month in Mexico! Feast your eyes on worldly culinary
delights, activities, and history all while enjoying some holiday performances by Garrett
Clayton, Brandon Rogers, Mikalah Gordon, Elliott Yamin, Luys (Light) Vocal Quartet, Edgar
Dance Ensemble, Vahagn Drum Ensemble, triple Olympic® gold medalist and ice dancing
champion Tatiana Navka, Russian-American ice dancer Peter Tchernyshev, Russian ice dancer
Roman Kostomarov, Rassvet (Sunrise) Dance Ensemble, magician Mai Uyên. Co-hosts
Elizabeth Stanton and Montel Williams join the festivities with commentary from around the
globe. The special is produced by Associated Television International. Original airdate
12/8/2021.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 25
NINETY-MINUTE SPECIAL
“iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2021” – (8:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD)
(HDTV)
THE MUSIC EVENT OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON ─ iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2021 is the music
event of the season. This star-studded concert event will feature performances from many of
today’s hottest musical stars as well as can’t miss backstage moments! Artists scheduled to appear
include Ed Sheeran, BTS, Dua Lipa, Jonas Brothers, Doja Cat, Lil Nas X, Saweetie, AJR, Kane
Brown, Tate McRae, Bazzi, and Dixie D’Amelio. Original airdate 12/15/2021.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Greg Proops 6” — (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, DL) (HDTV)
COMEDY CHOPS TESTED — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles,
Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Greg Proops, 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
(#902).     Original airdate 2/19/2021.



THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 12, 2021 (ALL TIMES ET)





THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 12, 2021 (ALL TIMES ET)

Please note:

 The one-hour special “Greatest Holiday Commercials
Countdown 2021” will air Sunday, December 12 (9:00-
10:00pm ET)
 The ninety-minute special “iHeartRadio Jingle Ball
2021” will air Wednesday, December 15 (8:00-9:30pm
ET)
 The one-hour special “Dogs of the Year” will air
Thursday, December 16
 The two-hour special “The 89 th Annual Hollywood
Christmas Parade” will air Friday, December 17 (8:00-
10:00pm ET)

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 12
LEGENDS OF THE HIDDEN TEMPLE
“The Irish Legend of Cuchulainn” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, DL)
(HDTV)
LET’S ROCK – Cristela Alonzo cheers on four teams as they compete to win the chance at the
Temple Run and $25,000 (#109). Original airdate 12/12/2021. Every episode of LEGENDS OF
THE HIDDEN TEMPLE will be available to stream on CWTV.com and The CW App the day
after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.

ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Greatest Holiday Commercial Countdown 2021” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET)
(Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
KEVIN FRAZIER AND NISCHELLE TURNER HOST– This holiday special will countdown
the 12 best holiday commercials ever – one for each of the 12 days of Christmas.  In addition to
the top 12, the special features other great commercials from both the U.S. and abroad, that
capture the true spirit of the holiday season – from the heartfelt to the hilarious, from the
outstanding to the ridiculous. Executive producers are Robert Horowitz and Lewis Fenton and
produced by JUMA Entertainment.  Original airdate 12/12/2021.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 13
ALL AMERICAN
“Prom Night” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
TRADITIONS – The gang is ready to celebrate prom together, but Spencer (Daniel Ezra) finds
himself fixing a mistake made by his teammates that could have some major consequences.
Olivia (Samantha Logan) struggles with how to connect with her sponsee, and making her take
her sobriety seriously. Coop (Bre-Z) bails on prom prep with Patience (Chelsea Tavares) to help
Amina (guest star Ella Simone Tabu) once again. Meanwhile, Asher (Cody Christian) finds
himself spending his prom night a little different than expected, and Layla (Greta Onieogou) gets
some sage advice from Jordan (Michael Evans Jordan). Ryan Zaragoza directed the episode
written by Micah Cyrus & Carrie Gutenberg. (#407). Original airdate 12/13/2021.

4400
“The Kaminski Experiment” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, DV) (HDTV)
RUN – Logan’s (Cory Jeacoma) adjustment to Shanice’s (Brittany Adebumola) return has been
harder than he let on, meanwhile, Rev (Derrick A. King) is beginning to see the light. Mildred
(Autumn Best) lets her emotions get the better of her, possibly endangering the rest of the 4400.
The series also stars Joseph David-Jones, TL Thompson, Ireon Roach, Jaye Ladymore, Khailah
Johnson and AMARR. Janice Cooke directed the episode written by Taylor Townsend (#108). 
Original airdate 12/13/2021.  Every episode of 4400 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, DECEMBER 14
THE FLASH
“Armageddon, Part 5” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV) (HDTV)
THE EXCITING CONCLUSION TO THE FIVE PART ARMAGEDDON EVENT BRINGS
THE RETURN OF MIA QUEEN – The conclusion to Armageddon presents an opportunity for
The Flash (Grant Gustin) to end his lifelong battle with Reverse Flash (guest star Tom
Cavanagh) for good, but the payoff could be too much for Barry and team to handle. Meanwhile,
Mia Queen (guest star Katherine McNamara) drops in from the future looking to save a lost
loved one, and she won’t let anything stand in her way. Menhaj Huda directed the episode
written by Kristen Kim (#805). Original airdate 12/14/2021. Every episode of THE
FLASH 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.

RIVERDALE
“Chapter One Hundred: The Jughead Paradox” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-
14, DLV) (HDTV)
100 th EPISODE — Unnerved by a series of strange happenings around him, Jughead’s (Cole
Sprouse) quest for answers leads him to uncover the truth about Rivervale. KJ Apa, Lili
Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Madelaine Petsch, Mädchen Amick, Casey Cott, Vanessa Morgan,
Charles Melton, Erinn Westbrook and Drew Ray Tanner also star. Gabriel Correa directed the
episode written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (#605). Original airdate 12/14/2021.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 15
NINETY-MINUTE SPECIAL
“iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2021” — (8:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD)
(HDTV)
THE MUSIC EVENT OF THE HOLIDAY SEASON ─ iHeartRadio Jingle Ball is the music event
of the season. This star-studded concert event will feature performances from many of today’s
hottest musical stars as well as can’t miss backstage moments! Artists scheduled to appear include
Ed Sheeran, BTS, Dua Lipa, Jonas Brothers, Doja Cat, Lil Nas X, Saweetie, AJR, Kane Brown,
Tate McRae, Bazzi, and Dixie D’Amelio. Original airdate 12/15/2021.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Jeff Davis 13” — (9:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, D) (HDTV)
FUN AND GAMES — 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
(#901).     Original airdate 1/8/2021.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16
ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Dogs of the Year” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
THE MOST AMAZING DOGS OF 2021 – DOGS OF THE YEAR returns with an all-new cast
of characters to charm their way into our hearts. Hosts Kevin Frazier and Keltie Knight present
the Top Dog stories of 2021, celebrating the dogs that go above and beyond, that leave their
mark on society, and achieve the nearly impossible! Dogs being honored include the quick-
thinking heroic Clover; Levi, the official Dog of Pennsylvania; the pawsome work of Mercy, a
vital part of K9’s suburb scent detection; the fancy and fierce eight-year-old rescue pup Miss
Pickles, the Drag Pug; the inspiring Ricochet, the Surfing Pup; and Service dog Sampson, the
first canine to be given access to a Chemistry lab at the University of Illinois and paving the way
for the disabled. Executive producers are Robert Horowitz and Lewis Fenton. Produced by
JUMA Entertainment. Original airdate 12/16/2021.

LEGACIES
“I Can’t Be the One to Stop You” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating
TBD) (HDTV)
DIDN’T SEE THAT COMING — Hope (Danielle Rose Russell) finds herself involved in a
game of cat and mouse as Lizzie (Jenny Boyd) sets out to make things right. Josie (Kaylee
Bryant) has a heart-to-heart with Finch (guest star Courtney Bandeko). Alaric (Matthew Davis),
Landon (Aria Shahghasemi), and Ted (guest star Ben Geurens) get a surprising result from their
quest. Meanwhile, MG (Quincy Fouse), Jed (Ben Levin) and Cleo (Onomo Okojie) handle
matters back at The Salvatore School. Chris Lee and Leo Howard also star. Morenike Joela
Evans directed the episode written by Benjamin Raab & Deric A. Hughes (#405). Original
airdate 12/16/2021.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 17
TWO-HOUR SPECIAL
“The 89 th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parades” — (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET)
(TV-PG) (HDTV)
THE PARADE IS BACK WITH GRAND MARSHAL SHERYL UNDERWOOD – The
Hollywood Christmas Parade is back!!!  Hosted by Erik Estrada, Laura McKenzie, Dean Cain
and Montel Williams, with special co-host Elizabeth Stanton, “The 89th Annual Hollywood
Christmas Parade” will feature Hollywood celebrities and movie cars, award-wining bands from
around the country, dazzling equestrians, larger-than-life character balloons, colorful floats,
humorous specialty acts, and high-profile performers.  The parade culminates with the
appearance of the Jolly Old Elf himself, Santa Claus, and his reindeer, ushering in the holiday
season! Original airdate 12/17/2021.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 18
ONE-HOUR SPECIAL – (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-G) (HDTV)
“Grandma Got Runover By A Reindeer”
A TIMELESS CHRISTMAS SPECIAL ─ Based on the hit song that became a timeless holiday
classic, this wild, wacky and heartwarming adventure features young Jake Spankenheimer on the
quest of a lifetime to track down his missing Grandma on Christmas Eve and prove that Santa
Claus is indeed real. Michele Lee (“Knots Landing”) provides the voice of Jake’s greedy Cousin
Mel and recording artist Elmo Shropshire provides the narration.

ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“World’s Funniest Animals: Christmas” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content
Rating TBD) (HDTV)
‘TIS THE SEASON FOR CUTENESS – Grab your hot cocoa and get into the holiday spirit with
the cutest animals this side of the North Pole. This special is the gift that keeps on giving with
pets in all their holiday finery, dogs writing letters to Santa, and the joy of snow! Who is on the
nice list and who found themselves on the naughty list? WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS:
CHRISTMAS is hosted by Elizabeth Stanton with special guest Kayla Compton (“The Flash”)
and commentary by Carmen Hodgson, Neel Ghosh, Mikalah Gordon, Brandon Rogers, Noah
Matthews, Maiara Walsh, and Brian Cooper. The special is produced by Associated Television
International. Original airdate 12/1/2021.



THE CW GETS INTO THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT WITH ITS SCHEDULE OF UPCOMING SPECIALS





THE CW GETS INTO THE HOLIDAY SPIRIT WITH ITS SCHEDULE OF UPCOMING SPECIALS

Mystery Inc. Gathers for “Scooby-Doo, Where Are You Now!” Airing Friday, October 29

The Very Special “World’s Funniest Animals: Halloween” to Air Saturday, October 30

The Magic Returns in “Masters of Illusion: Christmas Magic 2021” on

Friday, November 26

Holiday Favorite “Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer” Airs Friday, November 26

A Holiday Special “Wellington Paranormal” Episode Airs Saturday, November 27

The Heart-Warming Film “The Waltons’ Homecoming” Airs Sunday, November 28

Everyone’s Favorite Mystical Toy Stars in the All-New Holiday Special “Beebo Saves Christmas” Airing Wednesday, December 1

“World’s Funniest Animals: Christmas” Brighten Our Spirits on Wednesday, December 1

“Silent Night – A Song For The World” Returns to The CW on Saturday, December 4

The New Special “Christmas Around the World” Premieres Wednesday, December 8

The Very Merry “Penn & Teller: Merry Fool Us” Airs Friday, December 10

An All-New “Greatest Holiday Commercials Countdown 2021” Airs Sunday, December 12

“iHeartRadio Jingle Ball” Returns Wednesday, December 15

An All-New “Dogs Of The Year 2021” Airs Thursday, December 16

The Tradition Returns with “The 89th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade” Airing Friday, December 17

“Popstar’s Best Of 2021” Airs Tuesday, December 28

October 4, 2021 (Burbank, CA) ─ The CW Network today announced its slate of upcoming holiday programming, featuring holiday classics, family favorites and all-new specials, including SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU NOW!, THE WALTONS’ HOMECOMING, BEEBO SAVES CHRISTMAS, CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD as well as WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS: HALLOWEEN, WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS: CHRISTMAS, and a special holiday-themed episode of WELLINGTON PARANORMAL.

The Scooby Gang reunites on Friday, October 29 (8:00-9:00pm ET), in SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU NOW!. The gang gathers at Warner Bros. Studios to reminisce about their favorite cases and how they were filmed. But it turns out that the backlot may have its OWN monster problem! Fred, Daphne, Velma, Shaggy and Scooby-Doo investigate this mystery while celebrating the legacy of the franchise during this one-hour special. Hosted by Janel Parrish, (“Pretty Little Liars”), special guests joining the Scooby gang include Iain Armitage (“Young Sheldon”), author Jerry Beck, Karamo Brown (“Queer Eye”), producer Tony Cervone (“Scoob!”), Seth Green (“Family Guy”), Olivia Liang (“Kung Fu”), producer David Silverman (“The Simpsons”), animator Tom Sito, Mitch Watson (“Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated”), “Weird Al” Yankovic and Cheri Oteri (“Saturday Night Live”). SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU NOW! is from Warner Bros. Animation and Warner Bros. Unscripted Television in association with Warner Horizon and Abominable Pictures. Jonathan Stern writes, directs and executive produces the special. An encore presentation will air on Thursday, November 25 (8:00-9:00pm ET).

WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS: HALLOWEEN gets into the spooktacular fun with host Elizabeth Stanton giving us a peak into the cutest animals in their Halloween splendor. This all-new special will air Saturday, October 30 (9:00-10:00pm ET). Produced by Associated Television International.

WELLINGTON PARANORMAL gets into the holiday spirit with a very special episode, “Twas the Patrol Before Christmas,” airing Saturday, November 27 (8:30-9:00pm ET).

Hosted by Dean Cain and featuring some of today’s hottest magicians, The CW will broadcast the holiday special MASTERS OF ILLUSION: CHRISTMAS MAGIC 2021 on Friday, November 26 (8:00-9:00pm ET). This special is from Associated Television International. An encore presentation will air on Wednesday, December 22 (9:00-10:00pm ET).

GRANDMA GOT RUN OVER BY A REINDEER returns to The CW on Friday, November 26 (9:00-10:00pm ET). This one-hour special, based on the hit song that became a worldwide holiday phenomenon, is a goofy and heartwarming adventure that features young Jake Spankenheimer on the quest of a lifetime to track his missing Grandma down on Christmas Eve to prove that Santa Claus is indeed real. Michele Lee (“Knots Landing”) provides the voice of Jake’s greedy Cousin Mel and recording artist Elmo Shropshire provides the narration. Encore presentations of GRANDMA GOT RUN OVER BY A REINDEER will air on Saturday, December 18 (8:00-9:00pm ET) and Wednesday, December 22 (8:00-9:00pm ET).

The heart-warming family holiday movie THE WALTONS’ HOMECOMING airs on Sunday, November 28 (8:00-10:00pm ET). Set in the 1933 Depression Era, THE WALTONS’ HOMECOMING is told through the eyes of John Boy (Logan Shroyer), the 17-year-old eldest child of John (Ben Lawson) and Olivia Walton (Bellamy Young). His mother expects John Boy to help her raise his sisters and brothers, and his father expects him to follow in his footsteps to help support the family, but secretly, John Boy wants to be a writer. Times are hard enough in 1933, but to make matters worse, it looked to be the Waltons’ first Christmas without John Sr. When Olivia receives a letter that John Sr. is planning to make it home for Christmas after all, the family is thrilled and races to prepare for his homecoming. But when a storm threatens his arrival on Christmas Eve, and John Sr. is nowhere to be found, Olivia sends John Boy out into the night to find his daddy – a journey that will change John Boy’s life forever.

This all-new television movie stars Bellamy Young (“Scandal”) as Olivia, Logan Shroyer (“This Is Us”) as John Boy, Ben Lawson (“Firefly Lane”) as John Sr. and Richard Thomas, who starred as John Boy Walton in the beloved television series “The Waltons,” as “The Narrator.” The television movie is produced by Magnolia Hill Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television. Emmy® winner Sam Haskell serves as executive producer and the movie was written by Jim Strain. Lev L. Spiro is the director. “The Waltons” original series was created by Earl Hamner. An encore presentation will air on Saturday, December 11 (8:00-10:00pm ET).

Everyone’s favorite fuzzy toy-turned furry god will once again be a hero as he tries to save Christmas in the all-new animated one-hour special BEEBO SAVES CHRISTMAS airing Wednesday, December 1 (8:00-9:00pm ET). When Sprinkles (voiced by Chris Kattan), an efficiency-obsessed elf, decides that Christmas would run better without Santa Claus (voiced by Ernie Hudson), Beebo (voiced by Ben Diskin) and his friends travel to the North Pole to help discover what truly makes Christmas meaningful. Also starring Kimiko Glenn as the voice of Tweebo, Yvette Nicole Brown as the voice of Turbo, Keith Ferguson as the voice of Fleabo, and Victor Garber as the narrator. BEEBO SAVES CHRISTMAS is produced by Warner Bros. Animation and is written by Matt Maala and Kevin Shinick and executive produced by Sam Register, Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, David Madden, Phil Klemmer, Grainne Godfree, Marc Guggenheim and Keto Shimizu. An encore presentation will air Tuesday, December 21 (8:00-9:00pm ET).

Joining the holiday festivities is the all-new WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS: CHRISTMAS airing Wednesday, December 1 (9:00-10:00pm ET). Hosted by Elizabeth Stanton, we see the cutest animals the season has to offer. Produced by Associated Television International. An encore presentation will air Saturday, December 18 (9:00-10:00pm ET).

SILENT NIGHT – A SONG FOR THE WORLD returns on Saturday, December 4 (8:00-10:00pm ET). SILENT NIGHT – A SONG FOR THE WORLD is a musical film documentary about the creation and cultural impact of the world’s most famous Christmas carol, composed in 1818 in Salzburg. Translated into 140 languages, Silent Night caused a Christmas ceasefire in World War I, while Bing Crosby’s version is the third best-selling single ever. In short: A song for the world! The film tells the story of Silent Night, narrated by Hugh Bonneville, with new recordings by global stars in different languages with a cast including Kelly Clarkson, Joss Stone, John Rhys-Davies, David Foster, Kathrine McPhee, Randy Jackson, Gavin Rossdale, Sheléa, Ailee, Josh Groban, The Vienna Boys Choir, Anggun, Lina Makhoul, The Tenors, Rolando Villazón and many more. The special was created and directed by Award winning director Hannes M. Schalle and produced by Marlene Beran of Moonlake Entertainment. An encore presentation will air Thursday, December 23 (8:00-10:00pm ET).

The all-new special CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD airs Wednesday, December 8 (8:00-9:00pm ET). The special showcases how Christmas is celebrated around the world by highlighting traditions from the ancient to modern day, including what various cultures eat for Christmas dinner. Viewers will also get a front-row seat to very special Christmas performances. CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD is hosted by Dean Cain and Laura McKenzie and produced by Associated Television International. An encore presentation will air Friday, December 24 (8:00-9:00pm ET).

The merriment continues with a very special episode of PENN & TELLER: MERRY FOOL US airing on Friday, December 10 (8:00-9:00pm ET). The magical duo of Penn & Teller is joined by host Alyson Hannigan to help kick off the holiday season with this special complete with magicians, costumes and a Christmas Trophy! PENN & TELLER: MERRY FOOL US stars Penn & Teller and host Alyson Hannigan (“How I Met Your Mother”). PENN & TELLER: FOOL US is created and produced by 1/17 PRODUCTIONS with executive producers Peter Adam Golden, Andrew Golder, Penn Jillette and Teller.

On Sunday, December 12 (9:00-10:00pm ET), Kevin Frazier (“Entertainment Tonight”) and Nischelle Turner (“Entertainment Tonight”) team up to host GREATEST HOLIDAY COMMERCIALS COUNTDOWN 2021. This holiday special will countdown the 12 best holiday commercials ever – one for each of the 12 days of Christmas. In addition to the top 12, the special features other great commercials from both the U.S. and abroad, that capture the true spirit of the holiday season – from the heartfelt to the hilarious, from the outstanding to the ridiculous. Executive producers are Robert Horowitz and Lewis Fenton and produced by JUMA Entertainment. An encore presentation will air Tuesday, December 21 (9:00-10:00pm ET).

On Wednesday, December 15 (8:00-9:30pm ET), The CW will air iHEARTRADIO JINGLE BALL 2021, a 90-minute holiday music event that celebrates the season with performances by the year’s biggest recording artists. This star-studded concert event will feature performances from many of today’s hottest musical stars. An encore presentation of iHEARTRADIO JINGLE BALL 2021 will air on Saturday, December 25 (8:00-9:30pm ET).

DOGS OF THE YEAR 2021 returns with an all-new cast of characters to charm their way into our hearts. Hosted by Kevin Frazer (“Entertainment Tonight”) and Keltie Knight (“Entertainment Tonight”), this special airing Thursday, December 16 (8:00-9:00pm ET), highlights the most amazing dog stories of 2021. We celebrate the dogs that go above and beyond, that leave their mark on society, and achieve the nearly impossible. Executive producers are Robert Horowitz and Lewis Fenton. Produced by JUMA Entertainment. An encore presentation will air Wednesday, December 29 (8:00-9:00pm ET).

The star-studded tradition continues with THE 89th ANNUAL HOLLYWOOD CHRISTMAS PARADE. This holiday special will air on Friday, December 17, (8:00-10:00pm ET). Hosts include Erik Estrada, Laura McKenzie, Dean Cain, Montel Williams and special co-host Elizabeth Stanton. The parade will feature Hollywood celebrities and movie cars, award-wining bands from across the country, dazzling equestrians, larger-than-life character balloons, colorful floats, humorous specialty acts, and high-profile performers. The parade culminates with the appearance of the Jolly Old Elf himself, Santa Claus, and his reindeer, ushering in the holiday season! The special is presented and produced by Associated Television International.

The CW will air POPSTAR’S BEST OF 2021 Tuesday, December 28 (8:00-9:00pm ET). Presented by Associated Television International, host Elizabeth Stanton will count down the greatest and most memorable moments and trends of 2021 based on polls from Popstar Magazine.

THE CW HOLIDAY PROGRAMMING:

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 29

8:00-9:00pm SCOOBY-DOO, WHERE ARE YOU NOW!

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30

9:00-10:00pm WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS: HALLOWEEN

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26

8:00-9:00pm MASTERS OF ILLUSION: CHRISTMAS MAGIC 2021

9:00-10:00pm GRANDMA GOT RUN OVER BY A REINDEER

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 27
8:00-8:30pm WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (Encore)

8:30-9:00pm WELLINGTON PARANORMAL

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 28

8:00-10:00pm THE WALTONS’ HOMECOMING

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 1
8:00-9:00pm BEEBO SAVES CHRISTMAS

9:00-10:00pm WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS: CHRISTMAS

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 4

8:00-10:00pm SILENT NIGHT – A SONG FOR THE WORLD (Encore presentation)

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8

8:00-9:00pm CHRISTMAS AROUND THE WORLD

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 10

8:00-9:00pm PENN & TELLER: MERRY FOOL US (Encore presentation)

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 12
9:00-10:00pm GREATEST HOLIDAY COMMERCIALS COUNTDOWN 2021

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 15

8:00-9:30pm IHEARTRADIO JINGLE BALL 2021

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16
8:00-9:00pm DOGS OF THE YEAR 2021

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 17
8:00-10:00pm THE 89TH ANNUAL HOLLYWOOD CHRISTMAS PARADE

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 18
8:00-9:00pm GRANDMA GOT RUN OVER BY A REINDEER (Encore presentation)

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 28
8:00-9:00pm POPSTAR’S BEST OF 2021



THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 20, 2020 (ALL TIMES ET)





THE CW PRIMETIME LISTINGS FOR THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 20, 2020 (ALL TIMES ET)

Please note:
 The one-hour special MASTERS OF ILLUSION:
CHRISTMAS MAGIC 2019 will air Sunday, December 20
(8:00-9:00pm ET)
 The series finale of SWAMP THING, “Loose Ends,” will air
Tuesday, December 22 (8:00-9:00pm ET)
 The two-hour special event series finale of THE CHRISTMAS
CAROLER CHALLENGE, “The Finals,” will air Friday,
December 25 (8:00-10:00pm ET)

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 20
ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Masters of Illusion: Christmas Magic 2019” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG)
(HDTV)
THE MAGIC OF THE SEASON; HOSTED BY DEAN CAIN – This one-hour
special features some of today’s hottest magicians, along with a dose of holiday magic. The
special is hosted by Dean Cain and produced by Associated Television International. Original
airdate 12/18/2019.

THE OUTPOST
“The Hardest Part of Being Queen” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV)
(HDTV)
PATIENCE – Falista’s (Georgia May Foote) anger is unleashed as she and Gwynn (Imogen
Waterhouse) come to terms over Tobin (Aaron Fontaine). Meanwhile, Janzo (Anand Desai-
Barochia) exposes a phony cure scheme. Lastly, Talon (Jessica Green) seeks answers about her
father. Reece Ritchie, Jake Stormoen and Izuka Hoyle also star. The episode was written by
Jason Faller & Kynan Griffin and directed by Kurt Knight (#3A11). Original airdate
12/20/2020.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 21
ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-G)
(HDTV)
A TIMELESS CHRISTMAS SPECIAL ─ Based on the hit song that became a timeless holiday
classic, this wild, wacky and heartwarming adventure features young Jake Spankenheimer on the
quest of a lifetime to track down his missing Grandma on Christmas Eve and prove that Santa
Claus is indeed real. Michele Lee (“Knots Landing”) provides the voice of Jake’s greedy Cousin
Mel and recording artist Elmo Shropshire provides the narration.

ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Greatest Holiday Commercials Countdown 2020” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET)
(Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
HOSTS KEVIN FRAZIER AND KELTIE KNIGHT RETURN – This holiday special will
countdown the 12 best holiday commercials ever – one for each of the 12 days of Christmas.  In
addition to the top 12, the special features other great commercials from both the U.S. and
abroad, that capture the true spirit of the holiday season – from the heartfelt to the hilarious, from
the outstanding to the ridiculous. Executive producers are Robert Horowitz and Lewis Fenton
and produced by JUMA Entertainment.  Original airdate 12/9/2020.

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22
SERIES FINALE
SWAMP THING
“Loose Ends” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE? – Still reeling from the revelation of the truth behind his
existence, Swamp Thing (Derek Mears) goes on the offensive against Ellery’s (guest star
Michael Beach) mercenary team hunting him. Meanwhile, Abby (Crystal Reed) comes up
against Jason Woodrue (guest star Kevin Durand) who’s crossed the line to save his wife’s life.
Meanwhile, Liz (Maria Sten) tries to help Daniel Cassidy (Ian Ziering) escape the curse of the
Blue Devil and leave Marais once and for all, as Avery Sunderland (Will Patton) attempts to
find a resolution to his relationship with Lucilia (Jennifer Beals) and Matt Cable (Henderson
Wade). The episode was directed by Deran Serafian, story by Rob Fresco with teleplay by Erin
Maher & Kay Reindl (#110). The CW broadcast date airdate 12/22/2020. Every episode of
SWAMP THING 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.

TELL ME A STORY
“Favorite Son” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
WHAT A TANGLED WEB WE WEAVE – Ashley (Natalie Alyn Lind) faces mounting
pressure to cancel her upcoming concert after Beau (Eka Darville) is targeted in hit-and-run
accident. Jackson (Matt Lauria) takes a step forward in getting sober and making amends. The
Nashville police question Veronica (guest star Garcelle Beauvais) while Simone (Ashley
Madekwe) and Maddie (Odette Annable) separately search for answers. Paul Wesley and
Carrie-Anne Moss also star (#209). The episode was written by Hollie Overton with teleplay by
Treena Hancock & Melissa R. Byer and directed by Jeff T. Thomas. Original airdate
12/22/2020. Every episode of TELL ME A STORY 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.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 23
TWO-HOUR SPECIAL
“Silent Night – A Song For the World” — (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG)
(HDTV)
A SONG FOR THE WORLD – A SPECIAL ON THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS
CHRISTMAS CAROL NARRATED BY HUGH BONNEVILLE – A musical film documentary
about the creation and cultural impact of the world’s most famous Christmas carol. Composed in
1818 in Salzburg, and translated into 140 languages, Silent Night caused a Christmas ceasefire in
World War I, while Bing Crosby’s version is the third best-selling single ever. In short: A song
for the world! The film tells the story of Silent Night, narrated by Hugh Bonneville, with new
recordings by global stars in different languages with a cast including Kelly Clarkson, Joss
Stone, John Rhys-Davies, David Foster, Katharine McPhee, Randy Jackson, Gavin Rossdale,
Sheléa, Ailee, Josh Groban, The Vienna Boys Choir, Anggun, Lina Makhoul, The Tenors,
Rolando Villazón and many more. The special was created and directed by Award winning
director Hannes M. Schalle and produced by Marlene Beran of Moonlake Entertainment.
Original airdate 12/10/2020.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24
NINETY-MINUTE SPECIAL
“iHeartRadio Jingle Ball 2020” — (8:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD)
(HDTV)
A STAR-STUDDED HOLIDAY MUSICAL EVENT – iHeartRadio Jingle Ball celebrates the
holiday season with a spectacular music event featuring performances by some of the world’s
biggest and brightest recording artists. The star-studded concert event will feature performances
from Billie Eilish, Doja Cat, Dua Lipa, Harry Styles, Lewis Capaldi, Sam Smith, Shawn Mendes,
The Weeknd, and many more.  Original airdate 12/14/2020.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Charles Esten 4” — (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, DL) (HDTV)
ANYTHING FOR LAUGHS — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles,
Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Charles Esten, 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
(#809).     Original airdate 10/19/2020.

FRIDAY, DECEMBER 25
SPECIAL EVENT SERIES FINALE
THE CHRISTMAS CAROLLER CHALLENGE
“The Finals” — (8:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
AND THE WINNER IS – Dean Cain and Laura McKenzie host the Christmas caroling
competition event series which began with 10 extraordinary Christmas carol groups, each with
their own stylized brand of carols.  This week the final two groups face off to win the
competition and we will see performances by our judges Mikalah Gordon, Brandon Rogers and
Garry Gary Beers!  Both groups will be assessed by the celebrity judges and a winner will be
chosen. The event series is produced by Associated Television International (#202). Original
airdate 12/25/2020.