RiverdaleLatest News and Opinion
Posted Thursday 8/30/18 at 1:33AM EDT
TV shows are murdering everyone's hair!
Source: The Cut
From Riverdale's Lili Reinhart to Game of Thrones' Emilia Clarke, TV actresses are speaking out about the damage that constant bleaching and dyeing does to their hair. Even men aren't immune, as Riverdale's K.J. Apa and his burnt skin can attest.
Posted Wednesday 8/29/18 at 5:36PM EDT
Riverdale releases its Season 3 promo
Source: E! Online
"Help! Somebody help," Jughead yells in the first glimpse of The CW series' Oct. 10 return.
Posted Tuesday 8/21/18 at 5:47PM EDT
Anthony Michael Hall is coming to Riverdale for a Breakfast Club-themed episode
The Breakfast Club star will play Riverdale High's longtime principal in a flashback episode titled "The Midnight Club."
Posted Wednesday 8/15/18 at 7:08PM EDT
Riverdale stars Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart's Twitter accounts were hacked
Hackers broke into Sprouse's account on Monday night and tweeted explicit jokes, according to Buzzfeed. Reinhart responded: "Cole’s Twitter has been hacked BTW. F*ck people who do that, seriously." By Wednesday afternoon, Reinhart's own account was hacked, possibly by the same hacker(s). “Shouldn't have talked sh*t about us, here's to lili fans found this masterpiece in iCloud," the hacker wrote, with a link to a fake nude photo of her.
Posted Saturday 8/11/18 at 4:53AM EDT
Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos' son to guest on Riverdale
Source: Entertainment Weekly
Michael Consuelos, 21, will play a younger version of his dad in a flashback episode.
Posted Monday 8/06/18 at 6:42PM EDT
Riverdale boss teases another "very different" spinoff
Executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa nixed the idea of a crossover with his Netflix Riverdale spinoff Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. But he did say he's working on a spinoff that is "very different from Riverdale." “We’re really excited, but we’re still early on in the process," he said, declining to give any details. ALSO: Riverdale plans a dark homage to The Breakfast Club.
Posted Monday 8/06/18 at 2:50PM EDT
Riverdale won't be crossing over with Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
The CW president Mark Pedowitz said "there will be no cross connection” -- at least for now -- between Riverdale and its Netflix spinoff Sabrina, even though they share the same executive producer, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa.
Posted Monday 8/06/18 at 2:50PM EDT
The CW president touts the Netflix bump for his shows
“We saw this last year with Riverdale. There was a 147 percent increase in terms of new season premiere,” says CW president Mark Pedowitz, who hopes to see a Netflix bump for Black Lightning next season.
Posted Saturday 7/28/18 at 12:28AM EDT
Lili Reinhart: Riverdale is ruining my hair
Source: Page Six
“I definitely have invested in a lot of hair masks and treatments in order to save my hair,” Reinhart tells Popsugar of how heat-styling her hair for the show has damaged it. “I feel like at the end of the show, I’ll have to shave my head.”
Posted Monday 7/23/18 at 11:01PM EDT
Riverdale boss promises "a lot more high school stuff" next season
Source: The A.V. Club
Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa says Riverdale will focus on school a bit more in Season 3 because students will be entering their junior year, when they start thinking about college. “We’re going to try to infuse this season with a lot more high school stuff,” he says, adding: “We’re going to talk about SATs, applying to colleges, advisers, extracurriculars, etc.”
Posted Monday 7/23/18 at 9:27AM EDT
Riverdale taps Penelope Ann Miller to prosecute Archie Andrews
The CW says she'll ply the “savvy and eloquent" district attorney in Season 3, who has "a conviction in mind, she will weave together disparate moments of Archie’s young life to portray him as a dangerous, violent sociopath who is capable of committing a heinous crime.”
Posted Wednesday 7/11/18 at 1:35PM EDT
Riverdale is the official hotel keycard of this year's Comic-Con
Stars of The CW series will be featured on 40,000 Riverdale-branded room keys that will be used by 40 participating hotels during next week's Comic-Con in San Diego.
Posted Tuesday 7/10/18 at 12:09AM EDT
Archie Comics is now finding inspiration in Riverdale
Source: The New York Times
The Archie comic book series returns in November with a new creative team that will take some cues from The CW series. “Archie Comics has a long, proud history,” says new writer Nick Spencer. “I don’t want to blow things up or do anything that would upset the long-term audience. It’s more like finding some conflicts that have some stakes, upping the drama level a little bit.” But the Archie Comics makeover won't be as out there as the TV series. “There is no mature reader’s label on this book,” adds Spencer. “I have a pretty decent sense of what I can get away with.”
Posted Wednesday 7/04/18 at 12:54AM EDT
Why Lili Reinhart won't talk about her romance with Riverdale co-star Cole Sprouse
Source: E! Online
"I'm not okay talking about my relationship. I'm not going to tell you my love story," the actress tells Harpers Bazaar. "That's just not appropriate right now." Reinhart added that "I choose my battles now. If it's something that I'm passionate about, I'm going to talk about it."
Posted Wednesday 6/27/18 at 9:42PM EDT
Riverdale creator offers a Season 3 preview
"And so Season 3 of #Riverdale begins! Thrilled & honored to get to tell more stories w/this incredible cast & crew!" Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa tweeted on Wednesday, complete with an Archie Comics-style drawing from the season premiere's script. ALSO: Camila Mendes, a body positivity advocate, says Charles Melton called to apologize for his old fat-shaming tweets.