The CW Announces Summer Schedule: WHOSE LINE, MASTERS OF ILLUSION and More

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The CW is primarily focusing on reality TV this summer as several returning shows will be debuting their new seasons. First up is WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?, which returns beeginning Monday, May 29, with all new episodes at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.

On Friday, June 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT, MASTERS OF ILLUSION returns with host Dean Cain. Then there’s PENN & TELLER: FOOL US, which returns with all new episodes Monday, July 10 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT.

Finally, the network’s only scripted show will be HOOTEN & THE LADY, which premieres Thursday, July 13 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Spanning eight hour-long episodes, the series “tells the story of two globetrotting treasure hunters who set out to recover priceless legendary artifacts. Hooten is a smooth-talking, yet foolhardy, lone wolf, who often finds himself in sticky situations. Lady Alexandra is an aristocrat and British Museum curator who, despite being straight-laced, is eager to follow in the footsteps of history’s great archaeologists and venture to uncharted lands. Meeting in the thick of the Amazon jungle, they form an unlikely partnership as they travel the globe in pursuit of hidden treasures. Natural opposites, they soon find they don’t get on. However, expediency and danger draw them together as they head to locations including; Bhutan, Moscow, Rome and Egypt on the trail of mysterious missing relics. This nail-biting series follows the escapades of maverick adventurer Hooten, played by Michael Landes (CSI) and fearless historical expert Lady Alexandra, portrayed by Ophelia Lovibond (ELEMENTARY).”

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