Riverdale Season 5 premieres Wednesday, January 20 on The CW, and the network has released some promotional photos for the season premiere which is called “Chapter Seventy-Seven: Climax!” Underneath the gallery you can find the first trailer for Riverdale Season 5!
UPDATE: The CW has released 15 more photos bringing the total to 20 – including Bughead, KO Kelly & more!
PROM NIGHT INTERRUPTED — Betty (Lili Reinhart) and Jughead’s (Cole Sprouse) investigation into the auteur leads them to the discovery of a secret underground for red-band screenings. Elsewhere, in order to impress the visiting Naval Academy Commandant, Archie (KJ Apa) agrees to participate in a boxing exhibition against another candidate – KO Kelly (guest star Zane Holtz). Meanwhile, as Cheryl (Madelaine Petsch) prepares for prom, she stumbles upon a major secret that Toni’s (Vanessa Morgan) been keeping from her. Camila Mendes, Mädchen Amick, Mark Consuelos, Casey Cott, Charles Melton, Vanessa Morgan and Drew Ray Tanner also star. Pamela Romanowsky directed the episode written by Ace Hasan & Greg Murray (#501). Original airdate 1/20/2021.
Riverdale -- “Chapter Seventy-Seven: Climax” -- Image Number: RVD501b_0008r -- Pictured (L-R): Marisol Nichols as Hermione Lodge, Mark Consuelos as Hiram Lodge, Mӓdchen Amick as Alice Cooper and Skeet Ulrich as FP Jones -- Photo: Diyah Pera/The CW -- © 2020 The CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Season five of RIVERDALE will begin with our characters’ final days as students at Riverdale High. From an epic Senior Prom to a bittersweet Graduation, there are a lot of emotional moments and goodbyes yet to come—with some couples breaking up, as everyone goes their separate ways to college—or elsewhere. Then, we will redock with our gang as young adults, all returning to Riverdale to escape their troubled pasts. And life—and romance—will only be more complicated now that they’re in their twenties…
Riverdale stars K.J. Apa as Archie Andrews, Lili Reinhart as Betty Cooper, Camila Mendes as Veronica Lodge, Cole Sprouse as Jughead Jones, Madelaine Petsch as Cheryl Blossom, Casey Cott as Kevin Keller, Mark Consuelos as Hiram Lodge, Charles Melton as Reggie Mantle, Drew Ray Tanner as Fangs, Vanessa Morgan as Toni Topaz, Mädchen Amick as Alice Cooper and Erinn Westbrook as Tabitha Tate.