Netflix introduced its viewers to various teen shows and most of them became a hit in no time. The mix of various elements like drama, dark secrets, romance, and exploration of tabooed topics is what made these such popular and successful not only commercially but also content-wise. One such show is ‘Riverdale’, which is based on the Archie comics and became an instant favorite of many. The show which completed 4 seasons is now set to return for a fifth season with more complexity and drama, two elements that the audience love and adores.
Release date: Riverdale Season 5
The show made its debut back in 2017 and since then it released 4 of its season. Now the show is all set to return for a fifth season. The show is based on the Archie comics and adapted into a TV show. Season 4 of the show got cut due to the pandemic so season 5 will consist of the four remaining episodes of the season. The show makers announced that the show will return on 20 January of this year along with the trailer of season 5. The show is all set to stream on CW and Netflix.
Cast: Riverdale Season 5
The show has very talented actors like KJ Apa Aka Archie Andrews, Cole Sprouse in the role of Jughead Jones, Lili Reinhart in the role of Betty Cooper, Camila Mendes in the role of Veronica Lodge, Madelaine Petsch in the role of Cheryl Blossom, Madchen Amick in the role of Alice Cooper, Mark Consuelos in the role of Hiram Lodge, Casey Cott in the role of Kevin Keller, Venessa Morgan in the role of Toni Topaz will reprise their original characters. However, we will not be seeing Luke Perry as he is no more and will also not be returning are Skeet Ulrich and Marisol Nicholas to reprise their roles as F.P Jones and Hermoine Lodge.
Plot: Riverdale Season 2
In last season we saw many ups and downs including discovering and coming over of the dark secrets of respective families. The fifth season will witness a 7-year jump in the age of the characters with everyone turning adults and going their ways. We have to see the progress of the relationships of the four friends as we saw love blossom again between Archie and Betty. The actress who plays Toni in the show is pregnant in real life and the makers confirmed the portrayal of her pregnancy even in the show.
Storyline: Riverdale Season 5
The show revolves around a bunch of friends who deal with their life’s darkest secrets and discovering their town’s buried stories. It also involves the death of their loved ones and dealings of romantic relationships. The friendships and families are twisted and hide secrets of their won where the children take the hit of the hindrances put by their parents.
Click below to see the new trailer of ‘Riverdale.’