Riverdale (2017– )
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Chapter Two: A Touch of Evil 

Archie pleads with Ms Grundy to come forward with what they heard; Cheryl deals with the pressure of Jason's death; Jughead stumbles upon Archie's secret.


Lee Toland Krieger




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
K.J. Apa ... Archie Andrews (as KJ Apa)
Lili Reinhart ... Betty Cooper
Camila Mendes ... Veronica Lodge
Cole Sprouse ... Jughead Jones
Marisol Nichols ... Hermione Lodge
Madelaine Petsch ... Cheryl Blossom
Ashleigh Murray ... Josie McCoy
Mädchen Amick ... Alice Cooper
Luke Perry ... Fred Andrews
Ross Butler ... Reggie Mantle
Jordan Calloway ... Chuck Clayton
Casey Cott ... Kevin Keller
Martin Cummins ... Tom Keller
Robin Givens ... Sierra McCoy
Sarah Habel ... Geraldine Grundy


As new details of Jason's death begin to emerge, Archie pleads with Miss Grundy to come forward with what they heard at Sweetwater River. Betty makes an effort to mend her friendship with Archie but takes a different stance with Veronica, who is trying to make up for her actions. With rumors around her brother's death running rampant, Cheryl deals with the pressure in true Queen Bee fashion, while tensions boil over when Jughead stumbles upon a secret Archie was hoping to keep hidden. Finally, plans for the annual fall pep rally move forward with a performance by Josie and the Pussycats and a special appearance by Mayor McCoy.

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When Veronica is apologizing to Betty, she exclaims, "I don't know what came over me. It was like I was possessed by..." to which Kevin adds "...Madame Satan???" Madame Satan was the name of a notorious 1940s comic book character who appeared in "Pep Comics", the anthology title where (a few years after Madam Satan's run ended) originally launched the Archie feature. See more »


During the pep rally it is raining hard and everyone on the football field is soaking wet, but when Cheryl runs from the field into the locker room followed by Veronica and Betty, they are all completely dry and their hair is perfectly styled. See more »


[first lines]
Jughead Jones: [narrating voice over] I think many of us, maybe the entire town, had been hoping against hope that somehow Jason Blossom hadn't drowned on July 4th. That we'd come to school Monday morning, and there Jason would be. Or that we'd see him and Cheryl in a booth at Pop's. But that was before the undeniable, irrevocable fact of his bloated, water-logged body, a corpse with a bullet hole in its forehead, and terrible secrets that could only be revealed by the cold, steel blade of a ...
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References Touch of Evil (1958) See more »


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touch of evil
3 February 2017 | by coti-09553See all my reviews

This episode was really good completes the first episode kind of different the situations and scenes specifically the knowledge of the show (moral) is basically trust yourself not anybody else but yourself and it shows that like it should which is a good reason but that is just the center hub of things

Now on the episode this episode is of course the aftermath of chapter one which the main characters fight and argue most of the time the other half is when the all hangout mostly this episode shows more information and structure then the first more music(New) so it infers of them trying to be better it succeeds not far but still succeeds and hopefully doesn't completely go out of context

The characters actions leads to consequences like when Archie and his dad (Luke Perry) of who I do not like in the show by the way discuss information and also when Archie and ms Grundy have their whole complication and of course veronica and betty argue but that will alterate

This is a good episode keep up the good work

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