The CW is giving its new fall dramas a major boost of confidence, with the network ordering additional episodes for all three freshmen series. Charmed received an order for an additional nine episodes, bringing its season total to 22 episodes. All American and Legacies each received an order for an additional three episodes, bringing both show's season total to 16 episodes.
Here's a look at Charmed, All American, and Legacies – as well as current ratings figures for each series:
Charmed averages a 1.0 rating in adults 18-49 and 2.7 million viewers per episode in Live+7.
Charmed stars Melonie Diaz, Sarah Jeffery, Madeleine Mantock, Ser'Darius Blain, Ellen Tamaki, Nick Hargrove, and Rupert Evans. Jessica O'Toole, Amy Rardin, Jennie Snyder Urman, Ben Silverman, Brad Silberling, Howard Owens, and Carter Covington serve as executive producers. O'Toole, Rardin, and Snyder Urman created the reboot.
All American averages a 0.3 and 1 million viewers per episode in Live+7.
All American is inspired by the life of NFL player Spencer Paysinger. It follows a standout high school football player from Compton who is recruited to play for Beverly Hills High School. It stars Daniel Ezra, Taye Diggs, Samantha Logan, Bre-Z,Greta Onieogou, Monet Mazur, Michael Evans Behling, Cody Christian, Karimah Westbrook, and Jalyn Hall. April Blair, Nkechi Okoro Carroll, Greg Berlanti, and Sarah Schechter executive produce. April Blair created the series, with Okoro Carroll serving as showrunner.
The first two episodes of Legacies averaged a 0.3 and 1.1 million viewers in Live+Same Day.
Legacies takes place in the same universe as The Vampire Diaries and The Originals. It follows the next generation of supernatural beings at The Salvatore Boarding School for the Young and Gifted. The series stars Danielle Rose Russell, Jenny Boyd, Kaylee Bryant, Quincy Fouse, Aria Shahghasemi, Peyton Alex Smith, and Matt Davis. Julie Plec, Brett Matthews, Leslie Morgenstein and Gina Girolamo executive produce.