Big news for Superman & Lois – The CW has decided to skip a traditional pilot order and ordered the show directly to series! We discuss this on the podcast plus review Parts 4 and 5 of “Crisis on Infinite Earths”.

The CW has officially ordered Superman & Lois to series for the 2020-21 TV season (The Hollywood Reporter)

  • Will skip traditional Pilot schedule
  • “The first episodes will be filmed in the spring in advance of The CW’s upfront presentation to Madison Avenue ad buyers in May.”
  • Speculation for writer’s strike in May
  • No information or premiere date or number of episodes
  • “The early orders will likely help the network get a jump on hiring writers, casting, directors and producing scripts and episodes before a potential writers strike.”
  • 5 other DC shows will be on The CW, 6 if you count Stargirl and it is renewed