CW's iZombie, The Originals, The 100 get midseason premiere dates

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Jan 7, 2018

Time to mark those calendars, The CW just announced midseason premiere dates for their genre-heavy lineup. Last year uber-successful mid-season Riverdale made for an exciting second half to the TV year. So which shows will brighten up 2018?

The CW opened up the Sunday TCA session with the announcement of their schedule for the rest of the season. First up, get ready to enjoy some new, delicious brains when iZombie returns Monday, February 26 at 9pm right after a new episode of DC's Legends of Tomorrow. The fifth and final season of The Originals will premiere Friday, April 20 at 9pm. Plus dark, sci-fi hit The 100 will be back Tuesday, April 24 at 9pm following a new episode of The Flash.

Previously announced was the premiere of Black Lightning which will air on January 16th directly after a new episode of The Flash. Black Lightning is the newest addition to The CW superhero family and follows Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) who can control electricity. Basically, The CW is jam-packed with comic-based content this season. 

Check out the full premiere schedule below.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 16
8:00-9:00 PM             THE FLASH (New Episode)
9:00-10:00 PM           BLACK LIGHTNING (Series Premiere)

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26
8:00-9:00 PM             DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW (New Episode)
9:00-10:00 PM           IZOMBIE (Season Premiere)

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7
8:00-9:00 PM             RIVERDALE (New Episode)
9:00-10:00 PM           LIFE SENTENCE (Series Premiere)

FRIDAY, APRIL 20
8:00-9:00 PM             DYNASTY
9:00-10:00 PM           THE ORIGINALS (Season Premiere)

TUESDAY, APRIL 24
8:00-9:00 PM             THE FLASH (New Episode)
9:00-10:00 PM           THE 100 (Season Premiere)

It's certainly the perfect time to be a genre fan over on The CW.