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The CW App is the only way to watch FREE EPISODES of your favorite shows whenever and wherever you want…and now you can watch on your TV! You don't need a subscription or password. Just install the app and stream The Flash, Supergirl, Jane The Virgin, Arrow, The Vampire Diaries, Frequency, iZombie, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, Supernatural, The 100, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and The Originals. Missed last night's episode? Watch it now for free. Behind more than one? Catch up on the last five episodes aired anytime.

What’s New:
* CHROMECAST AND AIRPLAY SUPPORT: Big news. Now The CW App streams to your TV!

Features Include:
* FULL EPISODES: Watch the latest episodes of every primetime show the day after broadcast
* NO LOGINS: No cable subscription, no credit cards, no passwords. Ever.
* PUSH NOTIFICATIONS: Get reminded when your favorite shows air and when they're available to watch in the app.
* EXTRAS: See previews for upcoming episodes, behind-the-scenes extras, cast interviews, and more.
* PHOTOS: Browse extensive photo galleries for episodic and publicity stills.
* FREE ACCESS TO CW SEED: Binge on new classics like The OC, digital series like DC's Vixen, and every episode of Whose Line.

What's New in Version 2.13.1365

Big news, now you can stream our shows on your TV! This update includes:
- Chromecast Support
- AirPlay Support
- Bug Fixes


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Customer Reviews

So Many Commercials

The app seems to work well enough on iPad. I only experienced a few instances of minor buffering. The layout is OK, not amazing and not awful.

That being said, the amount of commercials is ridiculous. There were 6 commercial breaks (with multiple commercials) in each show I sampled. Come on, this is insane. Time is more important to the average consumer than a few dollars per month for a subscription. At least give us a commercial-free option.

I'll be waiting waiting until the end of the season for CW shows to make it to Netflix so I can watch them without being bombarded by ads every 8 minutes. I imagine I'm not alone.

Not optimized for iPhone 6?!

How can you release an app in 2016 that is not optimized for the iPhone 6 and later? I could understand if this came out two years ago when the 6 had just been released, but come on! There is no excuse for this app having to be stretched to fit the screen of larger phones.

Like the new added features 9/28

I just logged on for the first time since my shows season finale. I noticed CW added the 10 second rewind and fast forward option. Thank you.

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This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad
  • Free
  • Category: Entertainment
  • Updated:
  • Version: 2.13.1365
  • Size: 30.1 MB
  • Languages: English, Basque, Dutch, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese, Vietnamese
  • Seller:
Rated 12+ for the following:
  • Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
  • Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
  • Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes

Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Apple TV: Yes

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