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Katy Keene -- "Chapter Eight: It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)" -- Image Number: KK108A_0257b.jpg -- Pictured (L-R): Ashleigh Murray as Josie McCoy, Julia Chan as Pepper Smith and Lucy Hale as Katy Keene -- Photo: Peter Kramer/The CW -- © 2020 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Katy Keene: The CW Cancels Riverdale Spinoff; WBTV Considers Options

In somewhat surprising news, The CW has canceled Riverdale spinoff Katy Keene after one season, with Warner Bros. TV having until July 31 (the date when cast options reportedly expire) to explore other options for the Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars)-starring series. In May, The CW Chairman and CEO Mark Pedowitz revealed that the network […]

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Riverdale Star Lili Reinhart Apologizes for Breonna Taylor Post

The CW's Riverdale isn't without its share of controversy lately when it comes to the national debate and protests over police brutality, systemic racism, and the Black Lives Matter movement, with the latest coming from star Lili Reinhart. The actress, who plays Betty Cooper on the series reimagining of the Archie comics, apologized for a […]

Riverdale Creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Pledges to Do Better

Riverdale: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Promises CW Series "Will Do Better"

In case you haven't been keeping up with the latest behind-the-screen Riverdale news, actress Vanessa Morgan spoke out about racism in Hollywood, calling out the long-running CW series for mistreating their black characters, specifically showrunner and creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and the other writers. In response, apparently the two had a conversation, and Aguirre-Sacasa tweeted to […]

Madelaine Petsch as Cheryl and Vanessa Morgan as Toni in Riverdale, courtesy of The CW.

Riverdale, Katy Keene Stars Support Vanessa Morgan, Talk Inequalities

In case you're not aware of Riverdale actress Vanessa Morgan's tweet yesterday, she made remarks about how she and other black cast members on The CW show as well as in the industry at large have been systematically discriminated against. Since her initial tweet, other actors of color from Riverdale have come forward in support and […]

Madelaine Petsch as Cheryl and Vanessa Morgan as Toni in Riverdale, courtesy of The CW.

Riverdale: Vanessa Morgan's Done with Media Racism, And She's Right

I know my Riverdale coverage is usually light and upbeat, but bear with me as we dip into greater issues in this article. Social media especially affords everyone a voice and platform to reach millions in an instant, and actors haven't hesitated to use platforms like Twitter to speak out about the issues and topics […]

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Riverdale Star Skeet Ulrich Gives Blunt, Honest Reason for Leaving

You're curious as to why Skeet Ulrich is leaving Riverdale, the uber-popular CW drama series and so am I. So, here's what we know: Ulrich plays Jughead's dad, F.P. Jones, on Riverdale and he announced back in February that he was leaving the show at the end of this season. Thanks to the pandemic, production was […]

Chapter Eight: It's Alright, Ma (I'm Only Bleeding)

Katy Keene: Riverdale Spin-Off's Fate Determined "In a Few Weeks"

Like dozens of other television productions, The CW's Riverdale has had to suffer the slings-and-arrows of the coronavirus pandemic but at least they're secure in the knowledge that they're coming back for another season. That means time to wrap up the remaining plot threads and still enough episodes to stick a sweet time jump. But […]

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Riverdale Season 5: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Confirms Major Time Jump

I know there's been a lot of speculation around The CW's Riverdale lately with their early season finale, but fear not: there is official word that the narratives planned will play out as intended. In case you're unaware, season four's production was halfway through shooting their big prom episode with two more episodes left in […]

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Riverdale Season 5: What We Know and What We're Hoping For

After the way the fourth season ended, viewers are going to have a hard time being patient for the return of Riverdale for a fifth round. Lucky for us, showrunner and series creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa took pity on us curious viewers and quelled some speculation. So, what does that mean for the show's next season? […]

Mr. Honey gets pranked on Riverdale, courtesy of The CW.

Riverdale Season 4 Finale Review: Cheesy Killing Mr. Honey Slayed Us

Welcome back to Riverdale, friends, and on this, their season finale, too. I know what you're thinking, "The season's a little light if this is the final episode" and yes, you would be right had it not been for production suspensions. Since that's what we're up against though, three episodes short of a full order […]

Things get twisted in the season finale of Riverdale, courtesy of The CW.

Riverdale Preview: The Gang Plays A Deadly Round of Killing Mr. Honey

After a week that saw The CW's Riverdale paid its respects to the themes and vibes of David Lynch, it's only fitting that Twin Peaks' "Shelly Johnson" (Mädchen Amick) would be taking over the director's chair for this week's chapter, "Killing Mr. Honey". In an unexpected twist that keeps the "weird" theme rolling, Amick's directorial effort will […]

Archie and Betty go Lynchian on Riverdale, courtesy of The CW.

Riverdale Season 4 Review: Lynchian Not Quite Blue Velvet-ish Enough

Welcome back to the sleepy little town of Riverdale, friends! Now, before you tab back over to watching "non-sexual" fully clothed tickle videos, let's chat about this week's episode, shall we? In case you're more than a little confused by the tickle-video thing, you should probably catch up on the 'Dale. And if you refuse? […]

The students of Riverdale find things going Lynchian this week, courtesy of The CW.

Riverdale Preview Finds Things Getting Dangerously Lynchian This Week

The CW's Riverdale returns this week with an episode that pays respects to all things David Lynch, and we were so caught up with excitement that we thought the episode was actually running last week. Of course, we're going to write it off as some shady dealings from The Black Lodge or our way of […]

Archie and Betty are trying to figure things out on Riverdale, courtesy of The CW.

Riverdale Preview Embraces Its Twin Peaks Lineage and Goes Lynchian

For The CW's Riverdale, an episode paying homage to all things David Lynch seems a long time coming, since the whole tone and vibe of the series wouldn't exist if it wasn't for the lasting impact of Twin Peaks. On top of that, they've had "Shelly Johnson" (Madchen Amick) as part of their cast since […]

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"Riverdale": Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa On Our Gang's Real World Reaction

Riverdale creator, writer, and executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa is doing his part to help fans pass the time at home with a little fun speculation over how the gang would handle our current reality. Contributing to a line-up of shows getting the "What If…?" treatment from their respective writers, showrunners, etc., Aguirre-Sacasa breaks down why […]

Constantine, Charlie, and Sara Lance aka White Canary stumble upon something a little familiar on DC's Legends of Tomorrow, courtesy of The CW.

"Legends of Tomorrow", "The Flash" & More: The CW Sets Revised Schedule

Television productions across the pop culture landscape have been feeling the impact from the coronavirus pandemic – with networks, cable, and streaming services already feeling the ripple effects from the waves of shutdowns. From season finales being pushed to later this year to other premieres (like BBC America and AMC's Killing Eve) being moved up […]