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All The CW Shows On Netflix

Updated December 15, 2020 2.0k votes 327 voters 5.3k views27 items

List RulesVote up the shows from The CW that you hope never leave Netflix.

Netflix and The CW have had an almost magical relationship. Since 2011, the two companies have had a deal that made The CW's scripted shows available on streaming at almost unbelievable speeds, allowing fans to catch up, binge, and re-watch almost immediately. Although their deal doesn't always include series acquired from other providers, the best CW shows on Netflix even included the 1998 Charmed series and Gilmore Girls - two shows from The WB, The CW's precursor.

The most recent agreement meant Netflix streamed new CW seasons a mere eight days after the season finale aired. The deal between the two companies ended in the spring of 2019, meaning there's no guarantee new CW shows will be available on Netflix. Luckily, it does seem like the Netflix library of CW series will remain available (for the US and UK anyway), so at least CW favorites like Riverdale, Arrow, and Supernatural are safe.

Vote up the CW shows you're glad are on Netflix and vote down the shows you'd be okay with if they disappeared off the streaming service.

  • The Flash
    Photo: The Flash / CW

    First added to Netflix: October 6, 2015

    Seasons available: 6

    • Actors: Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Rick Cosnett, Carlos Valdes
    • Premiered: 2014
    • Genres (Tv): Superhero, Action, Sci-fi, Drama
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  • The 100
    Photo: The 100 / The 100/Warner Bros.

    First added to Netflix: October 22, 2014

    Seasons available: 7

    • Actors: Eliza Taylor, Paige Turco, Thomas McDonell, Eli Goree, Marie Avgeropoulos
    • Premiered: 2013
    • Genres (Tv): Drama, Dystopian, Sci-fi, Action
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  • The Vampire Diaries
    Photo: The Vampire Diaries / The CW

    First added to Netflix: October 15, 2011

    Seasons available: 8

    • Actors: Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder
    • Premiered: 2009
    • Genres (Tv): Supernatural, Drama, Horror, Fantasy
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  • The Originals
    Photo: The CW

    First added to Netflix: October 3, 2014

    Seasons available: 5

    • Actors: Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt, Phoebe Tonkin, Charles Michael Davis
    • Premiered: 2013
    • Genres (Tv): Romance Film, Supernatural drama, Teen drama, Suspense, Drama
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