The CW’s much-anticipated epic comic book-inspired crossover event, “Crisis on Infinite Earths,” is set to kick off with the December 8, 2019 episode of Supergirl. Episode two of the jam-packed superhero event airs with Batwoman on December 9th, followed by The Flash hosting episode three on December 10th.
“Crisis” takes an extended break for the winter holidays and then returns with the January 14, 2020 episode of Arrow. The crossover will wrap up on Legends of Tomorrow, immediately following Arrow‘s installment.
In support of the upcoming five-day event, The CW’s released a new poster along with a batch of photos from episode one. The Supergirl episode, directed by Jesse Warn from a script by Derek Simon and Jay Faerber (story by Robert Rovner & Marc Guggenheim), plot description has also been confirmed:
“Crisis on Infinite Earths: Part One” – THE KICKOFF TO THE EPIC TELEVISION CROSSOVER EVENT, CRISIS ON INFINITE EARTHS – The Monitor (guest star LaMonica Garrett) sends Harbinger (guest star Audrey Marie Anderson) to gather the worlds’ greatest heroes – Supergirl (Melissa Benoist), The Flash (guest star Grant Gustin), Green Arrow (guest star Stephen Amell), Batwoman (guest star Ruby Rose), White Canary (guest star Caity Lotz), The Atom (guest star Brandon Routh) and Superman (guest star Tyler Hoechlin) – in preparation for the impending Crisis.
With their worlds in imminent danger, the superheroes suit up for battle while J’onn (David Harewood) and Alex (Chyler Leigh) recruit Lena (Katie McGrath) to help them find a way to save the people of Earth-38.