The CW have revealed their biggest ever summer schedule with 11 shows premiering.
Let’s break down the new shows:
British action drama Bulletproof, starring Noel Clarke and Ashley Walters; talent-variety showcase The Big Stage; comedy game show Hypnotize Me, hosted by Taye Diggs; the investigate docuseries Mysteries Decoded; space-based action-adventure Pandora; and extreme-sports docuseries Red Bull Peaking.
Here we have summaries of the new scripted shows British import Bulletproof and Sci-fi Pandora.
Bulletproof follows two undercover cops, Bishop (Noel Clarke, Star Trek: Into Darkness) and Pike (Ashley Walters, Top Boy) as they chase down hardened criminals in London’s East End. Despite their differences, Bishop and Pike work brilliantly together even when the chemistry between them looks set to explode. Full of grit and sometimes gloss, Bulletproof is stylish and funny with entertaining, riveting criminal cases in each episode.
Set in the year 2199, Pandora is a sci-fi action series about a resourceful young woman who has lost everything but finds a new life at Earth’s Space Training Academy where she and her friends learn to defend the galaxy from threats, both alien and human. When secrets about the nature of her own identity begin to surface, she must uncover the truth, and whether she will be humanity’s savior or the instrument of its destruction.
The shows returning are Burden of Truth starring Kristin Kreuk (June 2) and fantasy adventure The Outpost starring Jessica Green (July 11).As well as Penn & Teller: Fool Us (Season 6) and Whose Line Is It Anyway? (Season 7) — both set for June 17 — along with Season 8 of Masters of Illusion, which premieres June 7).
Here is the CW’s summer schedule, with new-series dates TBD:
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
8-9 p.m.: BURDEN OF TRUTH (Season 2 premiere)
9-10 p.m.: SUPERNATURAL (encore episode)
FRIDAY, JUNE 7
8-8:30 p.m.: MASTERS OF ILLUSION (Season 6 premiere)
8:30-9 p.m.: MASTERS OF ILLUSION (new episode)
9-9:30 p.m.: THE BIG STAGE (series premiere)
9:30-10 p.m.: THE BIG STAGE (new episode)
MONDAY, JUNE 17
8-9 p.m.: PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (Season 6 premiere)
9-9:30 p.m.: WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (Cycle 7 premiere)
9:30-10 p.m.: WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (encore episode)
THURSDAY, JULY 11
8-9 p.m.: iZOMBIE (new episode)
9-10 p.m.: THE OUTPOST (Season 2 premiere)