The CW Primetime Listings for the Week of April 11 By Nirat Anop (March 24, 2016, 9:53 am)
Vampire Diaries, The Originals, iZombie, Jane the Virgin, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, Legends of Tomorrow
“Why Is Josh in a Bad Mood?” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLS) (HDTV)
RELATIONSHIPS ARE TESTED — Rebecca (Rachel Bloom) is hiding a big secret from Paula (Donna Lynne Champlin), which begins to affect their friendship. Josh (Vincent Rodriguez III) and Greg (Santino Fontana) switch roles when Josh makes a discovery that angers him, while Greg is happier than he has been in a long time. Pete Gardner and Vella Lovell also star. Joanna Kerns directed the episode written by Jack Dolgen (#117). Original airdate 4/11/2016.
JANE THE VIRGIN
“Chapter Thirty-Nine” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
THE BACHELOR & THE BACHELORETTE – Jane (Gina Rodriguez) has a specific idea of how she wants to celebrate her bachelorette party, but when Xo (Andrea Navedo) and Lina (guest star Diane Guerrero) get involved, nothing goes as planned. Michael wants to enjoy a night out with his friends, but things get awkward when his future father-in-law, Rogelio (Jaime Camil), tries to plan the perfect bachelor party. Rafael (Justin Baldoni) is still trying to figure out what his half-brother Derek (guest star Mat Vairo) motives are and what he knows about their mother. Meanwhile, Petra (Yael Grobglas) gets a surprise of a lifetime. Ivonne Coll also stars. Matthew Diamond directed the episode written by Carolina Rivera (#217). Original airdate 4/11/2016.
KEN MARINO (“VERONICA MARS”) GUEST STARS — Liv (Rose McIver) and Ravi (Rahul Kohli) are in need of help and find an unlikely ally in Blaine (David Anders). Detective Babineaux (Malcolm Goodwin) and Dale Bozzio (guest star Jessica Harmon) pursue a new lead on an old case. Meanwhile, when Major (Robert Buckley) finds himself in a world of trouble, sleazebag Brant Stone (guest star Ken Marino) comes to his rescue. Vaughn’s (guest star Steven Weber) evil side reaches a whole new level of mean. John Kretchmer directed the episode written by John Enbom (#218). Original airdate 4/12/2016.
iZOMBIE SEASON FINALE
“Salivation Army” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
ROB THOMAS (MATCHBOX 20) GUEST STARS — Working together on a mission, Liv (Rose McIver), Detective Babineaux (Malcolm Goodwin) and Major (Robert Buckley) crash Vaughn’s (guest star Steven Weber) Super Max Rager party, where Rob Thomas (as himself) performs a song from his solo career. Meanwhile, Blaine (David Anders) reaches out to Peyton (guest star Aly Michalka) for help, which does not sit well with Ravi (Rahul Kohli). Michael Fields directed the episode written by Bob Dearden (#219). Original airdate 4/12/2016.
SECRETS AND LIES – Oliver (Stephen Amell) and team uncover HIVE’s plan to take out Team Arrow once and for all. With HIVE’s next attack imminent, Lance (Paul Blackthorne) wonders if Donna (guest star Charlotte Ross) is safer without him in her life. Meanwhile, with the wedding fast approaching, Oliver begins to feel guilty that he hasn’t told Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) about his son. James Bamford directed the episode written by Wendy Mericle & Oscar Balderrama (#414). Original airdate 2/17/2016.
“The Vessel” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
LUCIFER (AS CASTIEL) SENDS DEAN BACK IN TIME – Hoping to find a weapon powerful enough to defeat Amara (guest star Emily Swallow), Dean (Jensen Ackles) convinces “Castiel,” (Misha Collins) who is still Lucifer, to send him back in time to the last reported sighting of the Hand of God. Lucifer sees the potential in getting his hands on this weapon so goes along as Castiel and sends Dean to 1944 to the fated submarine mission that sunk the Hand of God. Meanwhile, continuing his charade with Sam (Jared Padalecki) while they wait for Dean’s return, Lucifer plans his next move. John Badham directed the episode written by Robert Berens (#1114). Original airdate 2/17/2016.
DC’S Legends of Tomorrow
“The Magnificent Eight” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, V) (HDTV)
DC COMICS’ JONAH HEX MEETS THE TEAM – When the team needs a place to hide out, Rip (Arthur Darvill) sets a course for the Old West. Upon arrival, they start a fight with a gang of outlaws, putting the small town in jeopardy. Luckily, an old friend of Rip’s, Jonah Hex (guest star Johnathon Schaech), steps in to save them. Thor Freudenthal directed the episode with story by Greg Berlanti & Marc Guggenheim and teleplay by Marc Guggenheim (#111). Original airdate 4/13/2016.
“Nevermore” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, V) (HDTV)
Program information TBA
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES
“One Way or Another” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
THE RACE TO SAVE STEFAN — Determined to capture an escaped vampire named Ambrose, who may be the key to getting Stefan (Paul Wesley) back safely, Damon (Ian Somerhalder) heads to Memphis with Alaric (Matt Davis) in tow. However, reluctant to step back into his former vampire hunting ways, Alaric makes his unwillingness to participate clear, while revealing the truth about the past three Damon-less years of his life. Meanwhile, in the psych ward, Bonnie (Kat Graham) meets a young woman named Virginia (guest star Aisha Duran), who provides her with some valuable information about why The Armory may be after her. Finally, Enzo (Michael Malarkey) takes matters into his own hands when he learns some devastating news from Rayna (guest star Leslie-Anne Huff). Rashaad Ernesto Green directed the episode with teleplay by Rebecca Sonnenshine and story by Penny Cox (#718). Original airdate 4/15/2016.
“The Devil Comes Here and Sighs” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
IT’S JAZZ FEST IN NEW ORLEANS – As the city celebrates its annual Jazz Fest, an unlikely team of Mikaelson foes joins forces to take Klaus (Joseph Morgan) hostage. Leading the charge to get their brother back, Elijah (Daniel Gillies) and Freya (Riley Voelkel) face off against a powerful force like none they’ve ever seen before, while Hayley (Phoebe Tonkin) and Cami (Leah Pipes) set their own risky plan in motion to rescue Klaus. Meanwhile, when Kol’s (guest star Nathaniel Buzolic) erratic behavior worsens, Davina (Danielle Campbell) has no choice but to turn to Marcel (Charles Michael Davis) and Vincent (Yusuf Gatewood) for help. Jesse Warn directed the episode written by Kyle Arrington & Michelle Paradise (#318). Original airdate 4/15/2016.