The CW to Air Two DC Comics Specials in January

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The CW will be airing two DC-focused specials in January — one of them focused on the new DC show LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, the other focused on the upcoming Justice League-themed movies.

DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW: THEIR TIME IS NOW (airing Tuesday, January 19 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT) is an in-depth look at the origin stories of the heroes and villains of the highly-anticipated new series, DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, premiering Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Featuring show clips and interviews from LEGENDS, ARROW, and THE FLASH executive producers Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, Andrew Kreisberg, Phil Klemmer, and Wendy Mericle, THEIR TIME IS NOW introduces viewers to the immortal madman Vandal Savage, the time master Rip Hunter, and the motley band of heroes and rogues he assembles to try to save the future of humanity: Hawkman, Hawkgirl, White Canary, The Atom, Firestorm, Captain Cold, and Heat Wave.

DC FILMS PRESENTS: DAWN OF THE JUSTICE LEAGUE (airing Tuesday, January 19 at 9:30 p.m. ET/PT) will give viewers a behind the scenes of the new movies coming out of the DC Films universe, culminating in the world premiere of the all-new trailer for “Suicide Squad,” DC’s misfit crew of antiheroes forced into saving the world this summer, with director David Ayer. Hosted by filmmaker/writer/lifelong comics fan Kevin Smith, with special guest DC Entertainment’s Geoff Johns, the special showcases the explosive landscape of DC’s greatest heroes, kicking off with “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” in theatres this March, and with a sneak peek from the upcoming Wonder Woman feature film.

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