‘The League’ to premiere in 2019 as the network launches new streaming service

The CW’s The League, a streaming-only drama based on the hit animated series, will be premiering in 2019 on The CW and streaming-on-demand in the US.

The series, starring Olivia Colman as an aspiring NFL star, will follow the journey of an ordinary young woman (Colman) in her pursuit of a career as a reporter for a major outlet, as she searches for a way to live up to her dream of playing the NFL.

“The League” will premiere on March 4 on TheCW.