‘The 100’ Expands to a Sixth Season on The CW

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Last month, The CW was quick to renew all of its returning veterans from this season with the exception of “” and “.” In the case of the former, that has since been rectified. The network has asked for a sixth season of the popular sci-fi series which will launch sometime during the 2018-2019 television season.

Since premiering its fifth season in April, “The 100” has so far performed on par with its fourth season average. According to TVbytheNumbers, the show is averaging 1.23 million total viewers the same night it airs before jumping to 1.89 million viewers after three days of delayed viewing. The series is averaging a 0.6/5 in L+3 in the Adults 18-49 demographic.

Based on the book series of the same name by author , “The 100” is produced by from Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Alloy Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television and CBS Television Studios with executive producers and (“The Vampire Diaries”). , (“Guiding Light,” “All My Children”), , , (“”), , and lead a multitude of characters dealing with life on Earth.

In addition to “The 100,” The CW has ordered a seventh season for “” and a fifth season for “,” its highest-rated series. “” will also be back for a fifth season. Meanwhile, “,” “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” and “” will each return for their fourth seasons. As the network’s longest  running series, “” will mark 14 seasons on the air next season.”” will be back for a third season in the fall while freshman dramas “” and “” will be back for second seasons. “” and “” have each been canceled.