Riverdale season 5 is one of the favorite teen drama series has officially renewed for season fifth. Riverdale is based on the Characters by Archie Comics. Since its inception, Riverdale is surprising and thrilling its audience. So far Riverdale has four seasons available on Netflix and the upcoming season is going to drop on Netflix in Jan 2021.
American famous screen-writer and Showrunner of The Riverdale Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa has recently confirmed the news about the upcoming season on Twitter, he also mentioned in his tweet how much the character of the show had changed since his first appearance.
Riverdale Season 5 Release Date
Back in January 2020, The CW confirmed a fifth season of the Riverdale, While it was initially scheduled to air this October 2020, but the pandemic caused the delay in its premiere.
Riverdale Season 5 is going to be released in January 2021 with 22 episodes. If everything goes fine and there is no risk of another covid wave then the fans can expect to see their favorite cast on the screen by Jan 2021.
Pre-production of Riverdale Season 5 has already begun in August 2020, just after lockdown and some restrictions are lifted. Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa also confirmed in September that shooting has been resumed for the Riverdale Season 5. He also posted an Instagram photo of himself and Riverdale cast members while on the set.
Riverdale Season 5 Cast
Although the Official cast isn’t announced yet for the season five, but it’s highly predictable we will see the main cast in the upcoming season including
- KJ Apa as Archie
- Lili Reinhart as Betty
- Camila Mendes as Veronica
- Cole Sprouse as Jughead
- Erinn Westbrook as Tabitha Tate
There will some new faces in the show as well, one of them is Insatiable star Erinn Westbrook. She has joined the cast of the CW’s Riverdale season 5 as a new series regular. Erinn Westbrook will be playing the role of Tabitha Tate, the ambitious, entrepreneurial granddaughter of Pop Tate who has come to Riverdale.
Riverdale Season 5 Teaser?
Riverdale season 5 is about to release in January 2021, so you can expect the official trailer or teaser within a month or so.
While you’re waiting for Season five, here’s a quick chat between of Lili Reinhart (Betty Cooper) with Jimmy Fallon
Riverdale has resumed its production on September 14 in Vancouver amid after strict COVID-19 safety guidelines.
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