The CW released a news announcement via its blog (blog.cwtv.com) on June 24. Note that the premiere dates are staggered over two weeks with the Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday shows starting the week of October 7th and the Tuesday and Friday shows premiering the week of October 14th, which means The Tomorrow People and Reign will premiere the first week with The Vampire Diaries’s spinoff The Originals debuting on October 15th.
THE CW NETWORK ANNOUNCES FALL 2013 PREMIERE DATES
HART OF DIXIE and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Premiere on Their New Night, Monday, October 7
The Back-to-Back Action of The CW’s Hit ARROW and New Series
THE TOMORROW PEOPLE Starts Wednesday, October 9
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES Returns Thursday, October 10, Followed by the Series Premiere of REIGN
THE ORIGINALS Bare Their Fangs on Tuesday, October 15, Paired with The Winchester Boys from SUPERNATURAL
Carrie Bradshaw Returns to The CW on Friday, October 25 in THE CARRIE DIARIES
June 24, 2013 (Burbank, CA) ─ The CW Network will strategically roll-out its Fall 2013 launch this October with the premieres of three new series and returning favorites on new nights.
The CW returns to Bluebell, Alabama for a third season of Southern charm and hospitality with Rachel Bilson in HART OF DIXIE on Monday, October 7 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET), followed by the epic romance ofBEAUTY AND THE BEAST, starring Kristin Kreuk and Jay Ryan, on a new night (9:00-10:00 P.M. ET).
On Wednesday, October 9, Stephen Amell dons the green hood for the second season of The CW’s most-watched series ARROW (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET), followed by the action-packed adventure of THE TOMORROW PEOPLE (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET), starring Robbie Amell.
On Thursdays, The CW’s number one series in its key demos, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES, returns for another season of highly addictive drama on October 10 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET), followed by the highly anticipated new series REIGN (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET), starring Adelaide Kane as Mary, Queen of Scots.
On October 15, The CW kicks off its new Tuesday night with THE ORIGINALS (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) as the original family from “The Vampire Diaries,” Klaus (Joseph Morgan), Elijah (Daniel Gillies) and Rebekah (Claire Holt), find a new home in New Orleans, a city now run by Klaus’s former protégée Marcel (Charles Michael Davis). The Winchester brothers of SUPERNATURAL – Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) – move to their new home on Tuesday (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET).
AnnaSophia Robb returns as the iconic Carrie Bradshaw in THE CARRIE DIARIES, Friday, October 25(8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) followed by AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL: GUYS AND GIRLS, which premieres onAugust 2, as previously announced.
The following is The CW’s fall premiere schedule:
2013 FALL PREMIERE DATES:
MONDAY, OCTOBER 7
8:00-9:00 PM HART OF DIXIE (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (Season Premiere)
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9
8:00-9:00 PM ARROW (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM THE TOMORROW PEOPLE (Series Premiere)
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10
8:00-9:00 PM THE VAMPIRE DIARIES (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM REIGN (Series Premiere)
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15
8:00-9:00 PM THE ORIGINALS (Series Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM SUPERNATURAL (Season Premiere)
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25
8:00-9:00 PM THE CARRIE DIARIES (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL: GUYS AND GIRLS