Adapted from the Archie Comics characters, Riverdale is an American adolescent drama television series. An adaptation of Archie Comics’ chief creative officer Roberto Aguirre-comics Sacasa’s for The CW was made in collaboration with Warner Bros. Television and CBS Studios, as well as Berlanti Productions and Archie Comics. Though originally intended for the big screen, Warner Bros. Pictures changed its minds and decided to turn the project into a limited series for Fox instead. Development of the series was transferred to The CW in 2015, where it received a pilot order. Vancouver, British Columbia, is where the filming takes place.
KJ Apa portrays Archie Andrews, Lili Reinhart portrays Betty Cooper, Camila Mendes portrays Veronica Lodge, and Cole Sprouse portrays Jughead Jones, the narrator of the series. While investigating the death of a youngster in Riverdale, a group of teens discover that this seemingly idyllic town is riddled with wickedness. To rave reviews, the first episode of Riverdale aired on January 26th, 2017. The CW renewed the show for a fifth season in January 2020, and the next season began on January 20, 2021. The sixth season aired on November 16, 2021, after the show was revived in February 2021.
Is Riverdale Season 7 in the works?
Although the programme has not gotten an official renewal as of yet, fans need not be discouraged because, during Season 4, KJ Apa, who portrays Archie Andrews on the show, announced in an interview that the show has been renewed for the following three years, indicating that Season 7 is on the way. The programme was renewed for a sixth season by the CW in February 2021, and we may expect the same to happen this year around the same time.
Riverdale Season 7 Release Date
The schedule has not yet been released by the CW. Riverdale Season 7 is scheduled to premiere in the fall of 2022, according to the network. Because the show has been on the mainstay release schedule since the second season, we can expect it to premiere around October 2022 and to be available on Netflix sometime around 2023, according to the official release schedule.
Riverdale Season 7 Cast
Camila Mendes is Veronica Lodge on the television show Riverdale, and Lili Reinhart portrays Betty Cooper, Cole Sprouse portrays Jughead Jones, KJ Apa portrays Archie Andrews, Ashleigh Murray portrays Josie McCoy, Luke Perry portrays Fred Andrews, who portrayed Archie’s father, Madeline Petsch portrays Cheryl Blossom, and Camila Mendes portrays Betty Cooper on the television show Riverdale.
In addition, Marisol Nichols portrayed Hermione Lodge and Mädchen Amick portrayed Alice Cooper, who both played the part of Veronica and Betty’s moms, Ross Butler portrayed Reggie Mantle, Daniel Yang represented Dilton Doiley, and Cody Kearsley portrayed Moose Mason, among other roles.
Kevin Keller, played by Casey Cott, was the first openly homosexual character to appear in an Archie comic book. Later on, in the second season, Mark Consuelos was cast as Veronica Lodge’s father, Hiram Lodge, in a role created just for him.
Also, in season 2, Charles Melton took up the part of Reggie from Ross Butler, who had to return to his schedule for another series, 13 Reasons Why, due to a conflict with his timetable.
These were the major characters in the programme; however, the series included a number of new characters, and some of the original cast members were no longer with the show.
The programme may include new characters for the following season, but we will have to wait till the CW releases the information about the new season.
Riverdale Season 7 Trailer
Because there has been no official confirmation of Riverdale Season 7, there has been no release of a teaser. Meanwhile, if you haven’t had a chance to see Riverdale Season 6, here’s a trailer for you.
Riverdale Season 6 Ratings
In the 18-49 demographic, Riverdale’s sixth season got a rating of 0.07. This season (season 6) has seen a 35% decrease in the demographic’s rating and a 36% decrease in the number of viewers.
However, the audience continues to support the programme. Our sleeves are up because Riverdale is full of surprises, and the show’s writers and producers have kept us on our toes.