Riverdale Season 5: Archie Comics characters add a special touch to their aura in the American teen drama series Riverdale. Because the story follows the mysterious adventures of Archie. And his friends in the town of Riverdale. It debuted on January 26, 2017.
Riverdale was directed by Roberto Aguirre Sacasa, who also developed the show. But it is included in the genre of youth drama and mystery. It was produced by J. B. Moranville. Riverdale is made in Vancouver, British Columbia.
The series ended a total of four seasons with incredible stories. Now on the way for the fifth season. Here’s everything a fan needs to know about Riverdale season 5.
Riverdale Season 5: Release Date
Season 5 was renewed by The CW in January 2020. The broadcast is planned for January 2021. The corona pandemic virus could affect the production schedule and cause the release dates to change.
Most of the main characters hope to reappear in the fifth installment of the Riverdale series.
KJ Apa appears as high school football player Archie Andrews
Cole Sprouse plays Jughead Jones, Archie’s best friend
Lili Reinhart plays Betty Cooper, a smart girl
Marisol Nichols appears as Hermione Lodge, Veronica’s mother
Madelaine Petsch plays the rich girl Cheryl Blossom
Camila Mendes played Veronica Lodge, a former wealthy personality
Luke Perry plays Fred Andrews, Archie’s father
Ashleigh Murray plays the singer Josie McCoy
Madchen Amick works as Alice Cooper, the mother of Betty and Polly.
And many others.
Riverdale Season 5 Plot
The details of the plot are still under wraps at this point, with no trailer or official synopsis. Lili Reinhart, however, confirmed a big change in the next episodes: a time jump of seven years.
Reinhart explained the development of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon: “We’re actually jumping seven years into the future so we’re not going to be teenagers anymore.
“I’m very excited about it. I think it will be very cool to play an adult. But I also really appreciate that Roberto [Aguirre-Sacasa], our showrunner, said he should take a makeover. So we’re not stuck in high school for seven years. “”
Aguirre-Sacasa promised fans that the final episode originally planned for the fourth season, which was stopped due to the pandemic, would be the first to start the fifth season.
There will also be a closing episode in season five, and Aguirre-Sacasa told TVLine that both episodes are “fantastic and moving”.
He said, “There’s a lot to do with the characters we still play. I felt like we could have started with the last three episodes.
“After four years in high school with the kids, you don’t want to take away your degree. So we’re picking up where we left off in the first three episodes. “”