SUPERGIRL Episode 3×09 “Reign”
REIGN CHALLENGES SUPERGIRL
Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) investigates a mysterious symbol popping up all over National City, tracing its origins back to an ancient prophecy and the mark of the World Killer, Reign (Odetee Annable). Meanwhile, the tension between Lena (Katie McGrath) and Morgan Edge (guest star Adrian Pasdar) continues to build, causing James to step in and offer up some protection, and possibly igniting a spark in the process. Glen Winter directed the episode written by Paula Yoo & Caitlin Parrish.
Air Date: Monday, December 4 8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
THE FLASH Episode 4×09 “Don’t Run”
KATEE SACKHOFF RETURNS AS AMUNET
Amunet (guest star Katie Sackhoff) kidnaps Caitlin (Danielle Panabaker) and puts meta-dampener handcuffs on her to keep her from turning into Killer Frost. Amunet tells Caitlin she needs her to perform a tricky medical task and if Caitlin fails, Amunet will kill her. Meanwhile, The Thinker (guest star Neil Sandilands) traps The Flash (Grant Gustin) in a speedster-proof prison. With the clock ticking, The Team doesn’t have the time or resources to track both Caitlin and Barry so Iris (Candice Patton) is forced to choose who to save. Stefan Pleszczynski directed the episode written by Sam Chalsen & Judalina Neira (#409).
Air Date: Tuesday, December 5 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
RIVERDALE Episode 2×09 “Chapter Twenty-Two: Silent Night, Deadly Night”
A SHOWDOWN WITH THE BLACK HOOD
After snooping around for Christmas gifts, Veronica (Camila Mendes) uncovers a major secret Hiram (Mark Consuelos) has been keeping from her. Fallout from Jughead’s (Cole Sprouse) encounter with Penny Peabody (guest star Brit Morgan) creates tension between him and FP (Skeet Ulrich.) Meanwhile, a defiant Cheryl (Madelaine Petsch) takes matters into her own hands after Penelope (guest star Nathalie Boltt) tells her they cannot afford Christmas this year. Finally, Betty (Lili Reinhart) and Archie’s (KJ Apa) vow to take down the Black Hood once and for all leads to a dangerous showdown. Marisol Nichols, Madchen Amick, Luke Perry, Ashleigh Murray and Casey Cott also star. Rob Seidenglanz directed the episode written by Shepard Boucher.
Air Date: Wednesday, December 13 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
SUPERNATURAL Episode 13×09 “The Bad Place”
JACK AND KAIA DISRUPT THE WORLD
Jack (Alexander Calvert), desperate to prove to Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) that he is good and that he can control his powers, enlists the help of a dreamcatcher named Kaia (guest star Yadira Guevara-Prip) to help him find Mary Winchester (guest star Samantha Smith) and save her from the alternate universe. However, when plans go awry, the Winchester brothers are the ones who need saving. Phil Sgriccia directed the episode written by Robert Berens.
Air Date: Thursday, December 7 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
CRAZY EX GIRLFRIEND Episode 3×07 “Getting Over Jeff”
BACK TO MY ROOTS
Rebecca (Rachel Bloom) continues her road to wellness while Paula (Donna Lynn Champlin) comes to terms with her roots. Scott Michael Foster, Pete Gardner, Vella Lovell, David Hull, Vincent Rodriguez III and Gabrielle Ruiz also star. Erin Erlich wrote the episode, directed by Stuart McDonald.
Air Date: Friday, December 8 (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
VALOR Episode 1×09 “Stay Frosty”
The Shadow Raiders are sent out on a mission which, if successful, could mean a dire outcome for Nora (Christina Ochoa) and Gallo (Matt Barr). Meanwhile, Jimmy (W Tre Davis) makes a choice that could result in big consequences for both he and Jess (Corbin Reid). Charlie Barnett, Nigel Thatch and Melissa Roxburgh also star. Kyle Jarrow wrote the episode, directed by Geary McLeod.
Air Date: Monday, December 11 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Episode 3×09 “Beebo the God of War”
FOLLOW YOUR HEART
Rattled by recent events, the Legends dive into work which finds them investigating an Anachronism in a Viking settlement in the New World. The Legends realize that the Norsemen are worshipping an artifact as their god and are surprised by the artifact’s origin. For the first time, Sara (Caity Lotz) is worried that they might need back up when Damien Darhk (Neal McDonough) shows up. Meanwhile, Jax (Franz Drameh) finds a loophole that could potentially change history, but it is a risk he is willing to take. Victor Garber, Brandon Routh, Nick Zano, Tala Ashe, Maisie Richadson-Sellers and Dominic Purcell also star. Kevin Mock directed the episode written by Grainne Godfree & James Eagan.
Air Date: Tuesday, December 5 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
DYNASTY Episode 1×09 “Rotten Things”
GONNA FIND OUT WHO’S NAUGHTY OR NICE
The Carringtons’ plan for a peaceful holiday are spoiled by two new arrivals and the scandals they bring with them. Blake (Grant Show) faces a power struggle with his own father (guest stat Bill Smitrovich); meanwhile Fallon (Elizabeth Gillies) attempts to reunite the Colbys. Nathalie Kelley, James Mackay, Alan Dale, Rafael de la Fuente, Robert C. Riley and Sam Adegoke also star. Paul Sabbaga wrote the episode, directed by Brad Silberling.
Air Date: Wednesday, December 13 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
ARROW Episode 6×09 “Irreconcilable Differences”
BLACK SIREN KIDNAPS LANCE
Quentin Lance (Paul Blackthorne) is kidnaped by Black Siren (Katie Cassidy) and Cayden James (guest star Michael Emerson), who are looking to trade Lance’s life for a weapon of mass destruction. Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Team Green Arrow must figure out a way to save Lance while still keeping the city safe. Laura Belsey directed the episode written by Beth Schwartz & Sarah Tarkoff.
Air Date: Thursday, December 7 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.
JANE THE VIRGIN Episode 3×07 “Chapter Seventy One”
Jane (Gina Rodriguez) is excited for her first book tour and brings Xo (Andrea Navedo) along for fun, but Alba (Ivonne Coll) decides last minute that she is going as well. Things take an unexpected turn at their first stop which makes all three ponder what they should do. Rafael (Justin Baldoni) and Rogelio’s (Jaime Camil) attempts to take care of Mateo while Jane is away hits a bump, but ultimately might have made things better between them. Meanwhile, Petra (Yael Grobglas) thinks she has finally gotten a handle on the hotel, until a new problem arises. Micah Schraft directed the episode written by Valentina Garza & Deidre Shaw (#407).
Air Date: Friday, December 8 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) on the CW.