The CW sets fall premieres


The CW Network plans to unveil its new primetime schedule over the course of a three-week period, getting a jump on the traditional broadcast season with its first premiere on September 18th, and running through October 7th.  This season, every drama and comedy on The CW's schedule will be broadcast in high-definition and 5.1 Digital Audio.

First up will be two successful reality shows returning for new runs. The 4th edition of "Beauty and the Geek" debuts Tuesday, September 18th, with the 9th cycle of "America's Next Top Model" a day later.

Here is The CW's 2007-2008 night-by-night breakdown of primetime premiere dates:

Tuesday, September 18   
8:00-10:00 p.m.   Special Two-Hour Premiere

Wednesday, September 19   
8:00-10:00 p.m.   Special Two-Hour Premiere

Friday, September 21  "FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN"
8:00-10:00 p.m.

Sunday, September 23
7:00-7:30 p.m.  "CW NOW"
7:30-8:00 p.m.  "ONLINE NATION"

Tuesday, September 25
9:00-10:00 p.m.  "REAPER" *

Wednesday, September 26
9:00-10:00 p.m.  "GOSSIP GIRL" *

Thursday, September 27
8:00-9:00 p.m.  "SMALLVILLE" *

Monday, October 1
8:00-8:30 p.m.  "EVERYBODY HATES CHRIS" *
8:30-9:00 p.m.  "ALIENS IN AMERICA" *
9:00-9:30 p.m.  "GIRLFRIENDS" *
9:30-10:00 p.m.  "THE GAME" *

Thursday, October 4
9:00-10:00 p.m.  "SUPERNATURAL" *

Sunday, October 7
8:00-9:00 p.m.  "LIFE IS WILD" *

* Broadcast in High Definition and 5.1 Digital Audio

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