WGNT 27’s primetime programming week of October 4

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4

SEASON PREMIERE
PANDORA
“Things Have Changed”— (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
SEASON PREMIERE – Jax (Priscilla Quintana) and Xander (Oliver Dench), now both working for the Earth Confederacy Intelligence Services, attempt to track down the fugitive Tierney (Tina Casciani) and discover she is searching for a destructive weapon that can potentially destroy the entire Universe. Meanwhile, Jax comes face-to-face with a woman she never expected to see again: her mother, Eve (guest star Roxanne McKee.) Ben Radcliffe, Noah Huntley, Akshay Kumar, Nicole Mavromatis and Vikash Bhai also star. Brett Simmons directed the episode written by Mark A. Altman (#201). Original airdate 10/4/2020.

SUPERNATURAL
“Destiny’s Child”— (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLV) (HDTV)
DANNEEL ACKLES AND GENEVIEVE PADALECKI RETURN AS JO AND RUBY – A search for the one thing that may give the Winchesters an edge against God leads Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) to Jo’s (guest star Danneel Ackles) door and to a secret that may have died with Ruby (guest star Genevieve Padalecki). Meanwhile, Castiel (Misha Collins) asks Jack (Alexander Calvert) to do the unthinkable to help the brothers in their quest. Amyn Kaderali directed the episode written by Brad Buckner & Eugenie Ross-Leming (#1513). Original airdate 3/23/2020.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 5

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Jeff Davis 10” — (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
REACHING YOUR COMEDY POTENTIAL — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Jeff Davis, put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd (#805). Original airdate 10/5/2020.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Gary Anthony Williams 6” — (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, D) (HDTV)
SOUNDS LIKE COMEDY — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Gary Anthony Williams, put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd (#801). Original airdate 7/20/2020.

PENN & TELLER: FOOL US
“Deep Fake Penn”— (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, DL) (HDTV)
WILL PENN & TELLER BE FOOLED THIS WEEK? — Aspiring magicians are invited to perform their best trick to try and fool the world-famous team of Penn & Teller, who will get to see the trick only once and have to immediately try to work it out. Anyone who succeeds wins the right to perform with Penn & Teller in their celebrated show at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The live studio audience and the TV audience watch along with Penn & Teller as they try to figure out the secrets. The magicians featured in the episode include Boris Wild, Ramo & Alegria, Jonio and Dr. Ricardo Rosenkranz. Alyson Hannigan (“How I Met Your Mother”) serves as host (#710). Original airdate 10/5/2020.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6

BROADCAST PREMIERE
SWAMP THING
“Pilot” — (8:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
BROADCAST PREMIERE – When a mysterious illness strikes the small Louisiana town of Marais, CDC investigator Abby Arcane (Crystal Reed) is sent back to investigate. Meanwhile, biologist Alec Holland (Andy Bean) goes missing while investigating in the depts of the swamp and something else rises in his place: Swamp Thing (Derek Mears), a mysterious creature born of the swamp’s mystical and terrifying secrets. The episode was directed by Len Wiseman and written by Gary Dauberman & Mark Verheiden (#101). The CW broadcast airdate 10/6/2020. SWAMP THING will be available to stream on The CW App and CWTV.com the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Greg Proops 4” — (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
COMEDY SKILLS — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Greg Proops, put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd (#802). Original airdate 7/27/2020.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7

SERIES PREMIERE
DEVILS
“Episode 1” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
SERIES PREMIERE – Head of Trading Massimo Ruggero (Alessandro Borghi) makes NYL bank millions by speculating on the Greek crisis, in the hope of getting the Vice-CEO position. However, CEO Dominic Morgan (Patrick Dempsey), who’s like a father to Massimo, denies him the promotion because of a scandal involving Massimo’s past. But the sudden death of a colleague shakes things up. Laia Costa, Kasia Smutniak, Lars Mikkelsen, Malachi Kirby, Paul Chowdhry, Pia Mechler, Harry Michell and Sallie Harmsen. Nick Hurran directed the episode with story by Alessandro Sermoneta, Mario Ruggeri, Elena Bucaccio, Guido Maria Brera and screenplay by Alessandro Sermoneta, Mario Ruggeri, Elena Bucaccio, Guido Maria Brera, Christopher Lunt & Michael A. Walker (#101). Original airdate 10/7/2020. DEVILS will be available to stream on The CW App and CWTV.com the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.

SEASON 2 PREMIERE
CORONER
“Fire” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG) (HDTV)
SEASON PREMIERE – In the season two premiere, Jenny (Serinda Swan) investigates a devastating fire in a low-income apartment building and connects with a woman who has lost everything. While working with Jenny to unravel the details of the fire, Detective McAvoy (Roger Cross) finds himself suddenly on the trail of a different, more complex case. Liam (Éric Bruneau) finds himself dealing with some of his own demons, and Ross (Ehren Kassam) keeps a secret from Jenny. Also starring Nicholas Campbell, Tamara Podemski, Graeme Jokic, Lovell Adams-Gray and Kiley May. Adrienne Mitchell directed the episode written by Morwyn Brebner (#201). Original airdate 10/7/2020. Every episode of CORONER will be available to stream on The CW App and CWTV.com the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 8

SUPERNATURAL
“Last Holiday”— (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)
MAKING UP FOR LOST TIME – Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) discover a wood nymph (guest star Meagen Fey) living in the bunker who is determined to protect her family, at any cost. Eduardo Sanchez directed the episode written by Jeremy Adams (#1514). Original airdate 10/8/2020.

SEASON PREMIERE
THE OUTPOST
“For the Sins of Your Ancestors” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV) (HDTV)
SEASON THREE PREMIERE – Zed (Reece Ritchie) forces humans to work a mining camp as Talon (Jessica Green) struggles to keep peace. A sassy genius invades Janzo’s (Anand Desai-Barochia) lab. A dark Priestess unites the Blackbloods. Jake Stormoen, Imogen Waterhouse, Aaron Fontaine, Adam Johnson, Izuka Hoyle, and Jaye Griffiths also star. The episode was written by Jason Faller & Kynan Griffin and directed by Marc Roskin (#3A01). Original airdate 10/8/2020.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9

MASTERS OF ILLUSION
“A New Twist on the Classics” — (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
PLAYING WITH FIRE — Hosted by Dean Cain, “Masters of Illusion” features amazing magic performed by cutting-edge illusionists, escape artists and performers displaying skills ranging from perplexing interactive mind magic to hilarious comedy routines — all in front of a studio audience. Magicians featured in this episode include Dan Sperry, My Uyên, Shoot Ogawa, Trigg Watson, Lefty and Alexandra Duvivier (#716). Original airdate 10/9/2020.

MASTERS OF ILLUSION
“Brick Walls, Plexiglass, and a Fish Hook Endoscopy” — (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
HOUDINI’S BRICK WALL — Hosted by Dean Cain, “Masters of Illusion” features amazing magic performed by cutting-edge illusionists, escape artists and performers displaying skills ranging from perplexing interactive mind magic to hilarious comedy routines — all in front of a studio audience. Magicians featured in this episode include Jeki Yoo, Anna DeGuzman, Shoot Ogawa, Jason Bishop, Eric Jones and Alex Ramon (#714). Original airdate 9/25/2020.

WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS
“Episode 105” — (9:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
GET READY TO LAUGH – Host Elizabeth Stanton (“Popstar This Week”) is joined by the panelists and special guest Brittany Underwood as they observe animals doing the funniest things ever caught on video. On today’s show we’ve got a ferret with a cooking problem, a self-bowling dog, a cat in a jar, an overly enthused elephant, and much more. The episode is produced by David McKenzie, David Martin and Laura McKenzie and directed by Brad Thomas (#105). Original airdate 10/9/2020. Every episode of WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS will be available to stream on The CW App and CWTV.com the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.

WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS
“Episode 103” — (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
WHERE THERE’S A WILL…– Host Elizabeth Stanton (“Popstar This Week”) is joined by a celebrity guest panel as they observe animals doing the funniest things ever caught on video. Special guest James Maslow and panelists Maiara Walsh, Brian Cooper, Neel Ghosh and Carmen Hodgson watch funny animal moments, hilarious clips from feature films and favorite tv series, and celebrities with their pets. The episode is produced by David McKenzie, David Martin and Laura McKenzie and directed by Brad Thomas (#103). Original airdate 9/25/2020. Every episode of WORLD’S FUNNIEST ANIMALS will be available to stream on The CW App and CWTV.com the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.

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