What’s coming to The CW the week of October 24? Mary delves in to her first official case on SUPERNATURAL, Lynda Carter appears on SUPERGIRL, Wentworth Miller returns to THE FLASH and much more.
Monday, October 24
SUPERGIRL 2.03 “Welcome to Earth”: An attack is made on the President (guest star Lynda Carter) as hot-button, alien vs. human rights issues heat up in National City. Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) and the DEO are assigned to protect the President and bring in the responsible party. Alex (Chyler Leigh) teams up with Detective Maggie Sawyer (Floriana Lima) to investigate the case while Kara searches for a recently escaped Mon-El (Chris Wood), who she fears may be the alien behind the assault. Rachel Talalay directed the episode written by Jessica Queller and Derek Simon.
JANE THE VIRGIN 3.02 “Chapter Forty-Six”: When Rafael (Justin Baldoni) finally admits that he is over Jane (Gina Rodriguez), their co-parenting style is tested when they argue over what the best preschool is for Mateo. Xo (Andrea Navedo) is paranoid about Alba (Ivonne Coll) finding out her secret and what it will do to their relationship. Rogelio (Jaime Camil) is ready to cross over to American TV, especially after he learns his nemesis is making the transition. Meanwhile, “Anezka” (Yael Grobglas) is trying to find new dirt on Rafael when she begins an unexpected romance. Brad Silberling directed the episode written by David S. Rosenthal & Paul Sciarrotta.
Tuesday, October 25
THE FLASH 3.04 “The New Rogues”: Barry (Grant Gustin) continues to train Jesse (guest star Violett Beane) and when a new meta human, Mirror Master (guest star Grey Damon), appears on the scene he lets her tag along. Mirror Master has teamed up with his old partner, Top (guest star Ashley Rickards), and is looking for Snart (Wentworth Miller) to even a score. Jesse is quick to join the chase but defies one of Barry’s orders which results in disastrous consequences. Stefan Pleszczynski directed the episode written by Benjamin Raab & Deric A. Hughes.
NO TOMORROW 1.04 “No Holds Barred”: When Evie (Tori Anderson) meets Xavier’s (Joshua Sasse) polyamorous, free-spirited friend Tuesday (guest star Jenna Dewan Tatum), she sets out to test her own personal boundaries. Meanwhile, things begin to heat up between Deirdre (Amy Pietz) and Hank (Jonathan Langdon). Jesse Rath and Sarayu Blue also star. Jenna Lamia wrote the episode, directed by Jeff Melman.
Wednesday, October 26
ARROW 5.04 “Penance”: Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Lyla (guest star Audrey Marie Anderson) team up on a secret mission for Diggle (David Ramsey). Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) finds out and disapproves of the plan and opts to stay behind. When Tobias Church (guest star Chad L. Coleman) launches a deadly assault against the city, Felicity must decide if she wants to send the recruits out sans the Green Arrow. Dermott Downs directed the episode written by Brian Ford Sullivan & Oscar Balderrama.
Thursday, October 27
DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW 2.03 “Shogun”: Nate (Nick Zano) is shocked to learn that he has powers but then accidentally lands himself and Ray (Brandon Routh) in Feudal Japan. After Sara (Caity Lotz) convinces their stowaway Amaya (Maisie Richardson-Sellers), AKA Vixen, that Rory (Dominic Purcell) is not a murderer, they all agree to find Nate and help him master his powers in order to defend the Japanese village from the Shogun and his army of samurai warriors. Meanwhile, Jax (Franz Drameh) and Stein (Victor Garber) stay back to help fix the ship and find a secret compartment but decide not to tell the rest of the team what they learn. Kevin Tancharoen directed the episode written by Phil Klemmer & Grainne Godfree.
SUPERNATURAL 12.03 “The Foundry”: When a crying baby leads to death in a mysterious abandoned house, Mary (guest star Samantha Smith), Sam (Jared Padelicki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) decide to investigate. Meanwhile, Castiel’s (Misha Collins) hunt for Lucifer (guest star Rick Springfield) leads him, begrudgingly, to partner up with Crowley (Mark A. Sheppard). Robert Berens wrote the episode directed by Robert Singer.
Friday, October 28
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES 8.02 “Today Will Be Different”: After learning that someone from Stefan’s (Paul Wesley) past may be Damon (Ian Somerhalder) and Enzo’s (Michael Malarkey) next target, Stefan, Bonnie (Kat Graham) and Caroline (Candice King) head to North Carolina. There, Bonnie takes drastic measures in an attempt to break Enzo free of whatever has a hold over him. At the Armory, Alaric (Matt Davis) and Georgie (guest star Allison Scagliotti) stumble upon a mysterious symbol that may be related to the supernatural force controlling Damon and Enzo. Finally, Caroline gets an unexpected surprise from Stefan. Pascal Verschooris directed the episode written by Melinda Hsu Taylor.
CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND 2.02 “When Will Josh See How Cool I am?”: Rebecca (Rachel Bloom) desperately wants Josh (Vincent Rodriguez III) to think she’s cool so she tries to impress him with her sporty skills. Meanwhile, Greg (Santino Fontana) is navigating his way through his new path, and is sorely tested by someone close to him. Pete Gardner, Donna Lynne Champlin, Vella Lovell and Gabrielle Ruiz also star. Rene Gube wrote the episode, directed by Jay Chandrasekhar.