What’s coming to The CW the week of November 7? A few shows will be airing reruns, but the Thule returns on SUPERNATURAL, an origin story is told on THE VAMPIRE DIARIES, Rebecca tries to reinvent herself on CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND and more.
Monday, November 7
SUPERGIRL 2.05 “Crossfire”: Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) must beat a ruthless new gang who has been armed with dangerous new alien technology. When Cadmus sends a video to the DEO, the team realizes Cadmus is the one staffing the criminals for a secret mission. Meanwhile, Kara (Melissa Benoist) gets Mon-El (Chris Wood) a job as an intern at CatCo, James makes an important decision and Lena (Katie McGrath) invites Kara to attend one her fundraisers. Glen Winter directed the episode written by Gabriel Llanas & Anna Musky-Goldwyn.
JANE THE VIRGIN 3.04 “Chapter Forty-Eight”: Jane (Gina Rodriguez) and Michael’s (Brett Dier) housewarming party in their new home hits a snag when they discover they are being evicted for not paying their rent. Rogelio (Jaime Camil) is still trying to break into American television, but needs some unusual help from Rafael (Justin Baldoni). Xo (Andrea Navedo) makes a new career choice, but Alba (Ivonne Coll) and Jane aren’t convinced this is the one for her. Meanwhile, “Petra” (Yael Grobglas) shocks Rafael with what she wants to do with her shares of the hotel. Melanie Mayron directed the episode written by Sarah Goldfinger & Jessica O’Toole & Amy Rardin.
Wednesday, November 9
ARROW 5.06 “So It Begins”: When Prometheus ups his killing spree, Oliver (Stephen Amell) searches for connections between the victims. Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) and Curtis (Echo Kellum) discover the victims have a mysterious link to Oliver’s past and this new secret could upend his new team. Meanwhile, Thea (Willa Holland) has a heart-to-heart with Lance (Paul Blackthorne), and Felicity considers telling Malone (guest star Tyler Ritter) the truth about her work. John Behring directed the episode written by Wendy Mericle & Brian Ford Sullivan.
Thursday, November 10
DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW 2.05 “Compromised”: When the Legends trace a timequake to President Reagan’s White House, they are shocked to discover their old enemy Damien Darhk (guest star Neal McDonough) is now a Senior Adviser to Reagan. As the team works to uncover what Darhk has up his devious sleeve, Sara (Caity Lotz) struggles with the choice of getting revenge or helping with the team’s larger mission. Thinking that the JSA members could be of help, Amaya (Maisie Richardson-Sellers) and Nate (Nick Zano) break into the JSA and are surprised at what they find. Meanwhile, Stein (Victor Garber) tries to prevent his younger self from creating an even bigger time Abberation. Franz Drameh, Dominic Purcell and Brandon Routh also star. David Geddes directed the episode written by Keto Shimizu & Grainne Godfree.
SUPERNATURAL 12.05 “The One You’ve Been Waiting For”: After learning that the soul of Adolf Hitler has been trapped in a 1930’s gold pocket watch, Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) must act quickly to prevent a group of Nazi necromancers from resurrecting the Füror. Meredith Glynn penned the episode directed by Nina Lopez-Corrado.
Friday, November 11
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES 8.04 “An Eternity of Misery”: Tasked with finding a mysterious artifact, Damon’s (Ian Somerhalder) latest mission takes him to Texas where a violent run-in with Peter Maxwell (guest star Joel Gretsch) leads to a surprising revelation. Meanwhile, after gaining the upper hand in their fight to save Damon and Enzo (Michael Malarkey), Stefan (Paul Wesley) and Alaric (Matt Davis) team up and uncover the origins of the mysterious force they’re up against. Finally, Matt (Zach Roerig) returns to the fray after his past and present collide in an unexpected way. Candice King also stars. Rob Hardy directed the episode written by Brett Matthews & Neil Reynolds.
CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND 2.04 “When Will Josh and His Friend Leave Me Alone?”: Heather (Vella Lovell) comes to Rebecca’s (Rachel Bloom) rescue after a major mishap and Rebecca attempts to reinvent herself. Paula (Donna Lynne Champlin) is left to pick up the pieces at work and finds herself at a crossroads. Vincent Rodriguez III, Santino Fontana, Pete Gardner and Gabrielle Ruiz also star. Erin Ehrlich wrote the episode, directed by Paul Briganti.