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LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 30: Actor Stephen Amell speaks at the 'Arrow' discussion panel during the CW portion of the 2012 Summer Television Critics Association tour at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 30, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
The CW has no plans to wait until next week to announce their new and returning series.

Ahead of their upfront on May 15, the network has made its final decisions on its the last of its shows, following the renewals of hits like "Arrow" and "The Vampire Diaries."

The Carrie Diaries,” “The Tomorrow People” and “Star-Crossed” were axed, while “Beauty and the Beast,” “Hart of Dixie” and “The 100” have been renewed, according to “The Hollywood Reporter.”

Additionally, though they passed on “Supernatural: Bloodlines,” the CW has picked up the “Arrow” companion series “Flash,” starring Grant Gustin ("Glee"), after a planted spinoff episode.

Other new fall series include “iZombie,” “Jane the Virgin” and “The Messengers.”

“iZombie,” from “Veronica Mars” creator Rob Thomas, follows a zombie played by Rose McIver (“Masters of Sex”) who continues her medical training while solving murders – after eating the victims’ brains.

“Messengers” is an apocalyptic sci-fi drama about a group of strangers who must come together after a global event.  Diogo Morgado (“The Bible”), Shantel VanSanten (“One Tree Hill”) and “Gossip Girl” alum Sofia Black-D’Elia star.