This year, The CW announced the fifth season of the teen drama mystery series Riverdale. Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and the cast members like KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse are returning for the new season. Riverdale centered on the story of Archie Andrews and examine the darkness lurked behind its perfect image. Fans are very much excited for the fifth season of the teen drama series.
The production was postponed earlier due to the coronavirus pandemic. Everyone is also wondering what will happen, especially for the relationship of Jughead And Betty. So keep reading to know more about it:
Bughead In Riverdale Season 5
The characters of Betty and Jughead are a couple in the Riverdale series. But things got very much worse in the fourth season for them. In the finale of the fourth season, both goes in a different direction also. So it looks like they will break up in the fifth season. Many major changes will happen in the upcoming season.
There will be a time jump of five years in the fifth season. Sources also reported that Jughead will get a new girlfriend named Jessica in the fifth season. So the fifth season will feature the broken relationship of Bughead.
Air Date For Riverdale Season 5
The fifth season was announced even before the fourth season not finished airing episodes. But The CW stopped production on the fourth season due to coronavirus and then some episodes got canceled. Then it was decided that the episodes will be included in the fifth season. But then the production faced delay for season 5 for the safety reasons. Then, pre-production began in the previous month. Now the shooting is ongoing on the fifth season. A post also shared by the showrunner on Instagram regarding filming:
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After fourteen days of quarantining 🇨🇦 and months of prep, #Riverdale Season 5 starts shooting tomorrow. Spent the night in the bubble, reminiscing with these lovely people and celebrating @lilireinhart 24th birthday 🎂 How time flies. Looking forward to seeing the rest of the gang this week. Here we go….🚀🔥👩👦👦👀🚢🌊🐍💋👠💍🕸🍔🧗🏻♂️🏆🎰🎲🚑🚧🎢☠️
A specific date not revealed for the fifth season of Riverdale but it will start airing episodes from early 2020.
Cast Updates For Riverdale Season 5
In the new season, these stars will return for the new season:
- KJ Apa as Archie Andrews
- Camila Mendes as Veronica Lodge
- Lili Reinhart as Betty Cooper
- Cole Sprouse as Jughead Jones
- Madelaine Petsch as Cheryl Blossom
- Marisol Nichols as Hermione Lodge
- Mark Consuelos as Hiram Lodge
- Charles Melton as Reggie Mantle