‘Legends of Tomorrow’ gets official release date, extended new trailer

The previously announced “Flash”/”Arrow” spin off show, “Legends of Tomorrow” finally has a release date and a new, extended series trailer.

“Legends of Tomorrow” will premiere on The CW at 8/9C on Thursday January 21, 2016. The series will be introduced on the upcoming “Flash”/”Arrow” crossover event December 1 and 2, and will run for 15 episodes. The show will follow the journey of eight heroes: The A.T.O.M., Heatwave, Captain Cold, Hawkman, Hawkgirl, Firestorm, White Canary and Rip Hunter, as they attempt to stop Vandal Savage from taking over the entire planet. 

Check out the new, extended trailer below:

“When heroes alone are not enough…the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to confront an unstoppable threat – one in which not only is the planet at stake, but all of time itself. Can this ragtag team defeat an immortal threat unlike anything they have ever known?”

DC”S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW stars Victor Garber (The Flash, Alias) as Dr. Martin Stein; Brandon Routh (Arrow, Superman Returns) as Ray Palmer/The Atom; Arthur Darvill (Doctor Who) as Rip Hunter; Caity Lotz (Arrow) as Sara Lance/White Canary; Ciarra Renee (Pippin) as Kendra Saunders/Hawkgirl; Franz Drameh (Edge of Tomorrow) as Jay Jackson; with Dominic Purcell (The Flash, Prison Break) as Mick Rory/Heat Wave; and Wentworth Miller (The Flash, Prison Break) as Leonard Snart/Captain Cold. Based on the characters from DC Comics, DC”S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW is from Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. Television.”

“Legends of Tomorrow” premieres Thursday January 21 at 8/9C on The CW.