What’s coming to The CW the week of January 29? Rowena will be making a return appearance on SUPERNATURAL, while Oliver and Dinah will face off on ARROW. On SUPERGIRL, Morgan Edge makes a move against Lena, and Jane and Rafael try to make a decision on JANE THE VIRGIN.
Monday, January 29
SUPERGIRL 3.12 “For Good”: Someone tries to kill Morgan Edge (guest star Adrian Pasdar) and he barely survives. He accuses Lena (Katie McGrath) of being behind the attempt and vows to destroy her. When Lena fears her hatred for Morgan will take her to the Luthor dark side, Kara (Melissa Benoist) steps in to help her friend. Meanwhile, after Sam (Odette Annable) realizes she’s losing time, she confides in Alex (Chyler Leigh) who decides to run some medical tests to see if she can find out what’s going on with her new friend. Tawnia McKiernan directed the episode with story by Robert Rovner and teleplay by Cindy Lichtman & Alix Sternberg.
VALOR 1.13 “Costs of War” (Season Finale): Nora (Christina Ochoa) is ready to confess despite the consequences. Meanwhile, Ian (Charlie Barnett) is blindsided by an evil truth. Matt Barr, W. Tre Davis, Nigel Thatch, Melissa Roxburgh and Corbin Reid also star. Josh Reims wrote the episode, directed by Gregory Prange.
Tuesday, January 30
THE FLASH 4.12 “Honey, I Shrunk Team Flash”: A meta who can shrink anything he touches battles Team Flash. Cisco (Carlos Valdes) and Ralph (guest star Hartley Sawyer) get caught in his crossfire and are shrunk to miniature versions of themselves. Cecile (guest star Danielle Nicolet) realizes her pregnancy has caused her to have temporary powers and discovers she can hear other people’s thoughts, which unnerves Joe (Jesse L. Martin). Meanwhile, Barry (Grant Gustin) meets someone with a mysterious connection to Henry Allen. Chris Peppe directed the episode written by Sam Chalsen & Judalina Neira.
BLACK LIGHTNING 1.03 “Lawanda: The Book of Burial”: As Jefferson Pierce (Cress Williams) tries to determine if the community can survive without the help of Black Lightning (Cress Williams), Anissa (Nafessa Williams) starts to come into her own. Meanwhile, Jefferson and Lynn (Christine Adams) try and figure out their new dynamic. Finally, Jennifer (China Anne McClain) reveals to her parents that she has been grappling with something big. James Remar, Damon Gupton and Marvin Jones III also star. The episode was written by Jan Nash and directed by Mark Tonderai.
Wednesday, January 31
RIVERDALE 2.12 “Chapter Twenty-Five: The Wicked and the Divine”: As preparations for her confirmation ceremony get underway, Veronica (Camila Mendes) becomes concerned that Archie (KJ Apa), who’s agreed to be Hiram’s (Mark Consuelos) “intern,” may be learning too much about her family’s secret business dealings. Jughead (Cole Sprouse) and FP (Skeet Ulrich) lead the charge after an incident at Pickens Park leads to increased tensions among the Serpents. Meanwhile, Chic (guest star Hart Denton) helps Betty (Lili Reinhart) deal with her inner darkness, while Archie finds himself in over his head after a high-stakes poker game with Hiram’s shady inner-circle goes awry. Marisol Nichols, Madchen Amick, Luke Perry, Ashleigh Murray and Casey Cott also star. Rachel Talalay directed the episode written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa.
Thursday, February 1
SUPERNATURAL 13.12 “Various & Sundry Villains”: Dean (Jensen Ackles) falls victim to a couple of witches, sisters Jamie (guest star Jordan Clair Robbins) and Jennie Plum (guest star Elise Gatien), who manage to steal a powerful book of spells from the Winchester brothers. When Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean go after the book, they get help from a powerful and surprising ally when Rowena (guest star Ruth Connell), back from the dead, intervenes to assist them. Amanda Tapping directed the episode written by Steve Yockey.
ARROW 6.12 “All for Nothing”: Oliver (Stephen Amell) continues his battle with Cayden James (guest star Michael Emerson). Dinah (Juliana Harkavy) and Oliver have a major disagreement that endangers the life of one of their own. Mairzee Almas directed the episode written by Beth Schwartz & Oscar Balderrama.
Friday, February 2
CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND 2.11 “Nathaniel and I Are Just Friends!”: Rebecca (Rachel Bloom) faces some fears in therapy while Paula (Donna Lynn Champlin) brings a new friend to work. Scott Michael Foster, Pete Gardner, Vella Lovell, David Hull, Vincent Rodriguez III and Gabrielle Ruiz also star and Parvesh Cheena guest stars. Rene Gube wrote the episode, directed by Erin Ehrlich.
JANE THE VIRGIN 4.09 “Chapter Seventy-Three”: When Jane (Gina Rodriguez) and Rafael (Justin Baldoni) realize that the uncertain state of their relationship is stressing out Mateo, they decide that they need to make a decision. Petra (Yael Grobglas) is on the outs with Jane and Rafael after the Luisa fiasco so she tries to figure out a way to get back into their good graces. Meanwhile, Rogelio (Jaime Camil) and Xo (Andrea Navedo) are both contemplating their career choices. Ivonne Coll also stars. Eric Lea directed the episode written by Valentina Garza & Chantelle M. Wells.