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This list of the top current and cancelled The CW Television Network TV series includes the date when each show first aired, as well as which actors starred in the show. The best The CW Television Network TV programs of all time include the most viewed shows on The CW Television Network, as this list covers the entire history of the network. This list is sorted by popularity, so the shows with the most votes are at the top of the list. There are tons of CW shows on Netflix now, such as Supernatural CWTV. In fact, some of the most watched sitcoms have the highest CW show ratings. There's tons of information below about CWTV shows, so check it out! 

The CW is home to some of the best shows on television today. If you're interested in an action-packed superhero thriller, try Arrow, or The Flash. If fictional monsters and paranormal activities are more your speed, The Vampire Diaries and Supernatural might top your list. If you're looking for a laugh, Jane the Virgin or Crazy Ex-Girlfriend will definitely do the trick. Some of the most viewed TV shows on the CW are reality shows, like America's Next Top Model. Older CW TV shows, like Gossip Girl and and Smallville, still pass the test of time. 

Although television fans in different locations grew up with The CW Television Network on different channels, the top TV shows on the CW should be pretty familiar to everyone. The list of top The CW Television Network television shows below includes cast, creator, and premiere date when available. This list contains only TV series on the The CW Television Network network, even cancelled CW shows. Vote up the best shows on the CW below, and be sure to let us know what you think in the comment section. 
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3,554 1,943
Supernatural is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best CW Shows
Supernatural Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beave

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2
2,773 844
The Flash is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best CW Shows
The Flash Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker

3
3,611 1,479
Arrow is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best CW Shows
Doxia added Arrow Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey

4
1,659 724
The 100 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best CW Shows
VoronErichLangsdorfXarya added The 100 Eliza Taylor, Eli Goree, Thomas McDonell

5
3,175 1,763
The Vampire Diaries is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best CW Shows
The Vampire Diaries Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder

6
1,368 1,271
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best CW Shows
AndrewW.Curley added Buffy the Vampire Slayer Sarah Michelle Gellar, Nicholas Brendon, Alyson Hannigan

7
2,311 1,143
The Originals is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best CW Shows
sannalockner added The Originals Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, Claire Holt

8
1,713 1,067
Smallville is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best CW Shows
Smallville Tom Welling, Michael Rosenbaum, Allison Mack

9
1,571 1,161
Gossip Girl is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best CW Shows
Gossip Girl Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley

10
1,023 1,103
Charmed is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best CW Shows
AndrewW.Curley added Charmed Holly Marie Combs, Alyssa Milano, Brian Krause

11
616 219
DC's Legends of Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best CW Shows
CosmicCastaway added DC's Legends of Tomorrow

12
1,499 1,200
One Tree Hill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best CW Shows
One Tree Hill Chad Michael Murray, James Lafferty, Hilarie Burton

13
985 973
Gilmore Girls is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best CW Shows
Gilmore Girls Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Scott Patterson

14
645 478
iZombie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best CW Shows
ashadjareh added Izombie rahul kholi, malcolm goodwin

15
755 825
Veronica Mars is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best CW Shows
Veronica Mars Kristen Bell, Percy Daggs III, Jason Dohring

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16
894 951
The Tomorrow People is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best CW Shows
ChristopherDeBono added The Tomorrow People Robbie Amell, Peyton List, Luke Mitchell

17
420 345
Jane the Virgin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best CW Shows
LanaYoshii added Jane the Virgin Anthony Mendez, Gina Rodriguez, Andrea Navedo

18
999 801
Reign is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best CW Shows
sannalockner added Reign Adelaide Kane, Megan Follows, Torrance Coombs

19
533 418
The Secret Circle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best CW Shows
yourwelcome21 added The Secret Circle Britt Robertson, Thomas Dekker, Phoebe Tonkin

20
823 944
Hart of Dixie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best CW Shows
Hart of Dixie Rachel Bilson, Jaime King, Cress Williams

21
677 875
90210 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best CW Shows
90210 Shenae Grimes-Beech, Tristan Wilds, AnnaLynne McCord

22
390 82
Supergirl is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best CW Shows
CosmicCastaway added Supergirl Melissa Benoist, Mehcad Brooks, Chyler Leigh

23
678 635
Angel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best CW Shows
AndrewW.Curley added Angel David Boreanaz, Charisma Carpenter, Alexis Denisof

24
681 778
Nikita is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best CW Shows
Nikita Maggie Q, Shane West, Lyndsy Fonseca

25
363 469
Whose Line Is It Anyway? is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best CW Shows
Whose Line Is It Anyway? Drew Carey, Colin Mochrie, Ryan Stiles

26
790 819
Beauty & the Beast is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best CW Shows
Doxia added Beauty & the Beast

27
492 467
Scooby-Doo is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best CW Shows
Scooby-Doo Casey Kasem, Don Messick, Heather North

28
348 616
7th Heaven is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best CW Shows
7th Heaven Stephen Collins, Catherine Hicks, Jessica Biel

29
327 464
The Carrie Diaries is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best CW Shows
TristaFarmer added The Carrie Diaries AnnaSophia Robb, Austin Butler, Ellen Wong

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313 508
Reba is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best CW Shows
Reba Reba McEntire, JoAnna Garcia Swisher, Steve Howey

31
298 401
Tom and Jerry Tales is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best CW Shows
Tom and Jerry Tales Don Brown, Jake D. Smith, Sam Vincent

32
396 467
Dawson's Creek is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best CW Shows
AndrewW.Curley added Dawson's Creek James Van Der Beek, Katie Holmes, Michelle Williams

33
168 420
Reaper is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best CW Shows
Reaper Bret Harrison, Tyler Labine, Rick Gonzalez

34
131 148
Roswell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best CW Shows
Laura Rosenthal added Roswell Shiri Appleby, Jason Behr, Katherine Heigl

35
253 566
America's Next Top Model is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best CW Shows
America's Next Top Model Adrianne Curry, Yoanna House, Tyra Banks

36
195 393
The Spectacular Spider-Man is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best CW Shows
The Spectacular Spider-Man Josh Keaton, Lacey Chabert, Joshua LeBar

37
210 487
Ringer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best CW Shows
Ringer Sarah Michelle Gellar, Kristoffer Polaha, Ioan Gruffudd

38
283 447
Life Unexpected is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best CW Shows
Life Unexpected Shiri Appleby, Kristoffer Polaha, Britt Robertson

39
169 463
WWE SmackDown is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best CW Shows
WWE SmackDown Michael Coulthard, Glenn Jacobs, Paul Wight

40
213 423
Hellcats is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best CW Shows
Hellcats Aly Michalka, Ashley Tisdale, Robbie Jones

41
48 130
The Messengers is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best CW Shows
The Messengers Shantel VanSanten, Sofia Black-D'Elia, Joel Courtney

42
65 55
The O.C. is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best CW Shows
serena added The O.C. Mischa Barton, Adam Brody, Peter Gallagher

43
221 396
The Batman is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best CW Shows
The Batman Rino Romano, Alastair Duncan, Evan Sabara

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43 78
Everybody Hates Chris is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best CW Shows
Everybody Hates Chris Terry Crews, Tichina Arnold, Tequan Richmond

45
100 52
Shadowhunters is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best CW Shows
serena added Shadowhunters Darryll D.B. Walsh

46
104 419
Melrose Place is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best CW Shows
Melrose Place Heather Locklear, Andrew Shue, Courtney Thorne-Smith

47
43 115
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best CW Shows
MeganAnderson added Crazy Ex-girlfriend Rachel Bloom, Donna Lynne Champlin, Santino Fontana

48
98 362
Heartland is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best CW Shows
Heartland Morena Baccarin, Dabney Coleman, Melinda Dillon

49
45 55
Suits is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best CW Shows
serena added Suits Gabriel Macht, Patrick J. Adams, Meghan Markle

50
92 390
Privileged is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best CW Shows
Privileged Lucy Hale, Joanna GarcĂ­a, Anne Archer