Riverdale boss teases Sabrina, zombies, and a big genre element for season 2

Riverdale showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa reveals Season 2 will feature a “big genre element” and teases adapting Afterlife With Archie for the show.

Stranger Things’ Shannon Purser coming to Riverdale in Episode 3
Jan 23, 2017

As some of you may already know, Stranger Things' Barb is coming to Riverdale. Well, not exactly Barb herself (I love Barb!!), but rather actress Shannon Purser, who is set to guest-star on The CW’s dark take on Archie Comics. 

The CW's Riverdale started out as a time-traveling Archie story starring Louis C.K.
Jan 10, 2017

We're enjoying an Archie renaissance these days, with the age-old high school tale getting everything from a modern-day comic reboot to a zombie-centric horror offshoot. There's also a TV series, though it could've turned out very different. 

Riverdale cast promise a show that's about a lot more than a love triangle
Jan 9, 2017

Riverdale's cast teases a series that's a lot darker and complex than the Archie comics. 

The CW's Archie-based Riverdale TV series is getting its own Archie comic
Oct 6, 2016

The new television series Riverdale, which is based on Archie Comics, is getting its own comic book adaptation. The new comic is not to be confused with Mark Waid’s modern-day reboot comic, simply titled Archie

Stranger Things' Barb is heading to The CW's dark Archie series Riverdale
Aug 31, 2016

If Netflix’s acclaimed series Stranger Things left you jonesing for more Barb, you’re in luck — the young actress who brought her to life just joined The CW’s dark Archie adaptation Riverdale.

Watch: Meet the cast bringing Archie to life in The CW’s Riverdale
Jul 24, 2016

One of the most interesting new shows making its debut at San Diego Comic-Con was The CW’s live action spin on Archie, so we chatted up the cast of Riverdale about bringing the classic comic to life.

The CW picks up Archie series, sci-fi-tinged Frequency, and apocalypse dramedy to series
May 13, 2016

Along with snagging Supergirl from CBS, The CW has also picked up three new genre-hinted series for next season.

First details, character descriptions revealed for The CW’s Archie series, Riverdale
Nov 6, 2015

As if Afterlife With Archie and the successful new comic relaunch of the flagship series weren’t enough, The CW is also putting together a live-action spin on the classic Archie comic, dubbed Riverdale. Now we finally have some juicy details.

The CW developing Friday the 13th, Riverdale and Frequency as new TV series
Aug 12, 2015

With sci-fi faves like The Flash and iZombie already on the schedule, The CW is showing no signs of slowing down when it comes to genre material — and up next they’re mining some franchises that should sound familiar.