The CW is a much-loved television network in the United States. The channel was launched in 2006 and is owned by CBS Entertainment Group. The shows that you should watch on The CW include All American, The Secret Life, Charmed, and The Flash. The CW app offers more than just enough titles to stream on your TV. On the app, you can watch the new episodes of any shows the very next day of its TV appearance. The CW app is a free-to-download app that is free of cable subscriptions, logins, and credit cards. The CW app has thousands of hours of content to entertain you. Additionally, The CW covers the preview of upcoming episodes, cast interviews, behind-the-scenes, etc. Let’s find out how to add and access The CW on an Apple TV.

How to Get The CW on Apple TV

The CW app is natively available for download in the App Store of your Apple TV. So, you can download it easily as follows.

#1. Launch your Apple TV and connect it to the Wi-Fi network.

The CW on Apple TV

#2. From the Apple TV home screen, click on the App Store.

#3. Click on the Search icon and search for The CW app.


#4. Select the same from the search result and proceed further.

#5. Click on the Get button to download The CW app on your Apple TV.

The CW on Apple TV

#6. Wait for the installation of The CW app to complete. With that, launch The CW app.

#7. Sign In with the credentials of your TV provider account.

The CW

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Alternative Method: AirPlay The CW on Apple TV

If you wish, you can access The CW app on your Apple TV with AirPlay as follows.

#1. Start by connecting your iPhone/Pad and Apple TV to the same WiFi network.

#2. To go ahead with The CW app download, open the App Store, search for it, and select Get.

The CW on Apple TV

#3. Launch the app after the installation and complete the Sign-in process, if any. Once done, close the app.

#4. Next, go to the Control Center of your casting device (iOS) and select Screen Mirroring.

Screen Mirroring

#5. Pick up your Apple TV from the list of devices shown.

#6. With that, your iPhone screen will be mirrored on your Apple TV.

#7. Choose any of The CW shows on your handheld, and the same gets mirrored to your tvOS. Enjoy streaming.

In Conclusion

Now, you have two different ways to add and stream The CW app on your Apple TV. The CW app has a rich collection of shows, even though it is free of subscriptions. The library is ever-increasing, and you can always find something to watch. Follow our blog to get to know more about your Apple TV.