The CW Delays New Season to January, Will Air Mostly Acquired and Unscripted Shows in Fall

Network buys more time for its shows to resume production following pandemic

Superman & Lois
Superman & Lois is one of four new series The CW has ordered for next season, but it won't air until January. The CW

The CW is usually the last broadcast network to release its fall schedule during upfronts week, but with so many media companies delaying their presentations due to Covid-19, the network ended up being only the second network to share its schedule this week, following Fox on Monday.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.