The CW Summer Schedule: Burden of Proof, The Outpost & More!

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It's hard to believe it, but 2018-19 TV season is winding down!

As such, it's time to look ahead to the summer months, and The CW has firmed up its slate, which includes six new series, and five returning ones.

Kristin Kreuk Burden of Proof

Burden of Truth Season 2 is first out of the gate. The Canadian legal thriller starring Kristen Kreuk will get underway Sunday, June 2.

The Sunday slot is surprising, but the network will likely be testing the waters to assess how original content performs during summer.

On a more surprising note, Supernatural will be the show's lead-out. However, the hit drama series will already have completed airing for the season, so it will be encore episodes.

Jack Regrets It - Supernatural Season 14 Episode 18

Does this mean Supernatural could be headed to Sundays during the 2019-20 TV season?


Elsewhere, Masters of Illusion will return for a new season on Friday, June 7, with two original installments.

It will be followed by two episodes of The Big Stage.

Penn & Teller: Fool Us and Whose Line Is It Anyway, meanwhile, will return to the air on Monday, June 17. 

Outpost Pic

Thursdays will consist of original episodes of iZombie, and The Outpost will join in the fun on July 11.


8 pm Burden of Truth (season premiere)

9 pm Supernatural (encore episode)


8 pm Masters of Illusion (season premiere)

8:30 pm Masters of Illusion (new episode)

9 pm The Big Stage (series premiere)

9:30 pm The Big Stage (new episode)

Related: Burden of Proof, The Outpost Renewed


8 pm Penn & Teller: Fool Us (season premiere)

9 pm Whose Line Is It, Anyway? (cycle premiere)

9:30 pm Whose Line Is It, Anyway? (new episode)

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8 pm iZombie (new episode)

9 pm The Outpost (season premiere)

The CW will announce premiere dates for Bulletproof, Hypnotize Me, Red Bull Peaking, Mysteries Decoded, and Pandora later this season.

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