The CW President and CEO Mark Pedowitz recently spoke on the status of some of the upcoming CW shows that were announced prior to the hiatus due to the current pandemic. In a call he sated:
“I’ve had many discussions with Warner Bros, we have a strategy involved — hopefully we can pull it off.
So far the CW handed straight-to-series orders to dramas Kung Fu, starring Olivia Liang, and The Republic Of Sarah, headlined by Stella Baker. The 100 spinoff is set 97 years before the events of the original series, it starts with the end of the world — a nuclear apocalypse that wipes out most of Earth’s human population. And the Arrow spinoff will be based off the character Mia Smoak daughter of Oliver Queen and Felicity Smoak.