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Riverdale 

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A subversive take on Archie and his friends, exploring small town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale's wholesome facade.
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Wait, The CW Originally Passed on "Riverdale"?

At New York Comic Con 2018, "Riverdale" creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa walked us through the show's journey to network acceptance and how that helped shape his Netflix series, "Chilling Adventures of Sabrina."

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After a gruesome discovery is made in the forest, Jughead and Betty team up to investigate; Archie navigates his new surroundings.


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As the jury begins deliberations in his murder trial, Archie makes a surprising request; Jughead leads the Serpents against the Ghoulies latest attack.


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Cast

Series cast summary:
K.J. Apa ...  Archie Andrews / ... 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Lili Reinhart ...  Betty Cooper / ... 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Camila Mendes ...  Veronica Lodge / ... 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Cole Sprouse ...  Jughead Jones / ... 44 episodes, 2016-2019
Casey Cott ...  Kevin Keller / ... 43 episodes, 2016-2019
Luke Perry ...  Fred Andrews 43 episodes, 2016-2019
Marisol Nichols ...  Hermione Lodge 42 episodes, 2016-2019
Madelaine Petsch ...  Cheryl Blossom / ... 42 episodes, 2016-2019
Mädchen Amick ...  Alice Cooper 41 episodes, 2016-2019
Ashleigh Murray ...  Josie McCoy 33 episodes, 2016-2019
Skeet Ulrich ...  FP Jones 33 episodes, 2017-2019
Mark Consuelos ...  Hiram Lodge 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Lochlyn Munro ...  Hal Cooper 29 episodes, 2016-2018
Martin Cummins ...  Sheriff Tom Keller 28 episodes, 2017-2018
Nathalie Boltt ...  Penelope Blossom 26 episodes, 2016-2018
Vanessa Morgan ...  Toni Topaz 26 episodes, 2017-2019
Charles Melton ...  Reggie Mantle 24 episodes, 2017-2019
Robin Givens ...  Sierra McCoy 21 episodes, 2017-2018
Jordan Connor ...  Sweet Pea 21 episodes, 2017-2019
Alvin Sanders ...  Pop Tate 20 episodes, 2016-2018
Cody Kearsley ...  Moose Mason 21 episodes, 2016-2018
Drew Ray Tanner ...  Fangs Fogarty 19 episodes, 2017-2019
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Storyline

After the death of one of the rich and popular Blossom twins on the 4th of July, the small town of Riverdale investigates the murder. The series starts in September, the beginning of a new school year, that brings with it new students, relationships, and reveals the mysteries of the past 4th of July.

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A Great Place to Get Away With It All


Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Official Facebook | Riverdale Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Stereo | Dolby Digital

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Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

Jughead's dad's full name is Forsythe Pendleton Jones II. See more »

Quotes

Kevin Keller: Is it true what they say about your dad?
Veronica Lodge: That he's the devil incarnate? I stand by my father. Does everyone here know?
[awkward silence]
Veronica Lodge: Wonderful! Ten minutes in and I'm already the "Blue Jasmine" of Riverdale High.
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Addictive
7 February 2017 | by radiahrivuSee all my reviews

I am a die hard fan of the comic series and I know the characters in and out from the comic books. So initially I was disappointed to see the characters being slightly played from a different perspective but the show grows into you. If you love Archies, you cannot at any cost avoid this show. Its different but has certain essential elements from the Archies and I urge viewers to watch it with an open mind. I must admit that the casting has been phenomenal. The acting is great though I expected better from the character Jughead.The storyline is promising. Its obligatory to watch the show because as an advent fan of Archies you would definitely want to see the characters in real life.


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