CW announced they are renewing 11 of their TV series lineup including iZombie (Season 3), Supernatural (Season 12), The Vampire Diaries (Season 8), and The Originals (Season 4) for 2016 - 2017. This is awesome because CW has one of the best TV lineups and it would be a shame if any were cancelled. Full press release and details below.
Press Release: March 11, 2016 (Burbank, CA)--The CW Network has given early renewals to 11 of its primetime series for the 2016-2017 season, it was announced today by Mark Pedowitz, President, The CW. In essence, The CW has picked up all 10 series currently on the schedule plus REIGN for next season.
"The CW has become home to some of the most critically-acclaimed shows on broadcast television, with a wide array of fantastic scripted series across the week, ranging from musical comedy, to superhero action, to gritty sci-fi dramas," said Pedowitz. "As we continue to further our strategy of more year-round original programming, picking up these 11 series for the 2016-2017 season puts us in a great position of having proven, high-quality shows to launch in the fall as well as midseason and summer of 2017."
The series being ordered for the 2016-2017 season include JANE THE VIRGIN (Season 3), CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND (Season 2), THE FLASH(Season 3), iZOMBIE (Season 3), ARROW (Season 5), SUPERNATURAL(Season 12), DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (Season 2), THE 100(Season 4), THE VAMPIRE DIARIES (Season 8), THE ORIGINALS(Season 4) and REIGN (Season 4). Specific premiere dates for each series will be announced at a later times.
Synopsis: A medical resident finds that being a zombie has its perks, which she uses to assist the police.
Directors: John T. Kretchmer, Mairzee Almas, Michael Fields, Rob Thomas, Jason Bloom, Mark Piznarski, Zetna Fuentes, Viet Nguyen, Michael Wale, Dan Etheridge
Genres: Horror, Drama, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Crime
Producers: Kit Boss, Dan Etheridge, Diane Ruggiero, Danielle Stokdyk, Rob Thomas, Scott Graham, Joseph Berger-Davis, John Enbom, Gloria Calderon Kellett, Justin Halpern, Patrick Schumacker, Jaclyn Lelea
Musicians: Josh Kramon
Editors: Tuan Quoc Le, Viet Nguyen, John Reyes-Nguyen, Warren Bowman, Faroukh Virani, Justin Chinn
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