Crime, Drama, Mystery
Set in the present, the series offers a bold, subversive take on Archie, Betty, Veronica and their friends, exploring the surreality of small-town life, the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale’s wholesome facade.
Aired a year ago - May 11, 2017
Jughead finds himself in an unexpected situation; The truth about Blossoms' family business is revealed, leaving Cheryl to take matters into her own hands.
Aired a year ago - May 04, 2017
Archie and Veronica are shocked to learn of the arrest, and must come clean to their parents about what they uncovered; Jason's killer is revealed.
Aired a year ago - Apr 27, 2017
Cheryl and Polly decide to attend the Homecoming in Jason's honor, until a revelation waylays their plans; Alice turns to Archie and Veronica for help.
Aired a year ago - Apr 13, 2017
Fred decides to finalize his divorce; Archie plans to win Valerie back; Betty plans a surprise birthday party for Jughead, until Cheryl spirals things out of control.
Why don't you tell her? You were there.
But you should still come with us.
Kid's never even had a
party, never wanted one...
Okay, so I'm thinking a quaint
gathering, inner-circle only.
And I bet it would mean so
much to Jughead if you came.
I sure did, and I wish I hadn't.
One, two, three, four,
five, six, seven, eight.
Consider this your last
practice as River Vixens,
That is our concern, yes.
Ooh. That's where you're
wrong, Jughead Jones.
not to mention my mom's,
I'm in a foul mood.
♪ Happy birthday to you ♪
Said he would destroy my mom if I
didn't make a statement on his behalf.
Why is everything so doom
and gloom with you, Jug?
- What does that mean?
- It means
- You here to roofie me again?
- No, Chuck,
I didn't plan on Chuck and Cheryl,
- To prove what?
- You're a great girlfriend.
or until Archie changes his mind
I'll start the game with Veronica Lodge.
And as you got older, Jason started
to think it was strange, unnatural.
Don't get in the gutter with them.
Everybody knows why I got suspended.
Why did you?
Veronica, why do I keep doing this?
but we wouldn't have met,
And would you describe
my father as a good man?
And I'm ready to go on record
Aired a year ago - Apr 06, 2017
Archie receives an offer from Cheryl; Veronica befriends a classmate that her father's illegal doings has hurt; Alice prepares for revenge on the Blossoms.
If music be the food of love,
But all my screaming was for naught.
All right, sure.
But she did transfer schools.
Did she tell you her
Say you'll reconsider escorting
my daughter to the tapping.
I told her I'd take Cheryl
Archibald! Come join us
before the snow starts again.
Mom, they're being
kicked out of their house,
Do you remember what
she did at the funeral?
we are the anonymous buyers.
So you have dragged me into a war
The music academy, you mean?
I'm an Andrews, Mr.
Blossom, like you said.
That doesn't make any
sense. That's not Polly.
Enough about Polly.
And she didn't call to tell me.
thinking how you would look magnificent
And I still wear these
pearls he gave me.
to the maple banquet with me tomorrow,
The Blossoms tried to run
our business into the ground.
including taking Polly.
Uh, before we do that...
But I'll tell you what,
If you have to ask,
Don't think they're
being nice or genuine.
You know, I'm going
to be honest with you.
He's the reason Dad did this to himself.
sometimes I think you may be the
only decent person left in Riverdale.
I am so close to getting that land back.
Because he tried to kill himself...
"What if this is it?
Aired a year ago - Mar 30, 2017
Archie and his friends pitch in to help Fred, but when one of them is attacked, they come up with a plan that lands them in Southside Serpent territory.
An impossible situation is being invited
Oh, my God, you guys, relax.
No, Vic, I can't.
Because I think it's an amazing idea.
Cliff Blossom made my crew an offer
they couldn't refuse so they walked.
We've got equipment sitting there,
supplies, bills that are past due.
But I do not want to fight with her.
If they find out your father is the one
bleed him out.
Until you find a new crew.
Help keep things on schedule.
I want my family back together.
So if having his back means I gotta
haul some rocks, then bring it on.
If this was Clifford Blossom
asking for help, you would say yes.
'Cause we don't know that for a fact.
Jughead, are you coming with me or not?
We figured it was the Serpents, angry
for getting kicked off their land,
Let me begin with an apology.
sorry for your troubles.
Great-grandfather Blossom used to
play with it. Isn't it magnificent?
Why is your own daughter
not living with you?
I never wanted you to
feel alone, or unwanted,
That I shouldn't have
to live with my mistake.
I tried, my whole life, to build stuff.
and what if that kid hates music,
What a mess.
Anything else you wanna ask?
That you offered to pay for?
Because of exactly what
is happening right now.
And I think, by now, you
know what I'm capable of.
We're gonna need that
inside line with the Sheriff.
Aired a year ago - Mar 09, 2017
New rumors swirl when a major piece of evidence is mysteriously destroyed; Cheryl approaches Betty with an unexpected proposal.
Right, well, exactly.
Don't tell her, either.
Please. What decade is this?
They're the first people
that he would tell.
Between the two of us, I think we
can really make this thing happen.
Letting me be a River Vixen again?
Cheryl just tweeted
That's generous of him, after
all the crap he pulled on me.
and some dim-witted,
sexy, disposable arm-candy.
You think if I knew that, I'd
be out here with the mosquitoes?
I don't know if I can do this.
is pregnant with Jason Blossom's baby.
It's okay. I'm alone.
Polly, everyone's worried sick,
Mom, Dad, when we find Polly,
So don't trust me. Watch me like a hawk.
We're all on the same team now.
Senior Year, he started a band,
You know, if I'd have known, I
would have gotten another milkshake.
Really? When? Right now?
Our houses, our cars, our
club memberships, our yacht,
Did something happen between you two?
Made me sign a paper saying the bail
money was him buying me out of the company.
Where is Polly staying now?
Are you ready to roll, Jugs?
Veronica, did your mom cut you off?
I'm already way ahead in all my classes.
you forced him out of the
company he helped found.
So I need to make certain decisions
Weatherbee also allowed me
I didn't do it, Betty,
you have to believe me.
Yeah, I had him tear
down some drywall for me.
like they did your old
man? Well, screw that.
I just need a little time to do that.
Aired a year ago - Mar 02, 2017
With Riverdale High’s annual variety show around the corner, Valerie’s efforts to help Archie prepare for his big performance lead to some major fallout between her and Josie. Meanwhile, Betty and Jughead’s investigation into Jason’s death brings
them to a home for troubled youth and face-to-face with Polly. Just as her relationship with her mother was on the upswing, an unexpected betrayal sends Veronica spiraling, while Josie deals with her own pressures at home after her overbearing father returns for her performance at the variety show. Finally, Hermoine’s first day at Andrew’s Construction finds her and Fred growing closer.
Aired a year ago - Feb 23, 2017
With Jason’s funeral around the corner, the Blossom family moves forward with last minute preparations – and a secret agenda. Meanwhile, Archie’s attempt to refocus his energy on football comes to a halt when an opportunity to work with a new music
mentor presents itself. Betty dives deeper into her investigation of Jason’s death and unearths some dark revelations about her family. Elsewhere, after uncovering secrets about her own family, Veronica forms an unlikely friendship with Cheryl, who is having a tougher time with Jason’s impending funeral than she lets on. Finally, Hermoine turns to Fred for help after receiving a cryptic message from the Southside Serpents.
Aired 2 years ago - Feb 16, 2017
When Jughead learns that an anonymous buyer has plans to tear down the local drive-in, he fights desperately to keep it open. Betty finds her friendship with Archie on the line after stumbling upon some startling information she’s uncovered about
Miss Grundy’s past. Elsewhere, Veronica confronts her mother Hermoine about a suspicious meeting she witnessed between her mother and a shady Southside Serpent. Finally, after uncovering Betty’s diary, Alice finds the perfect opportunity to destroy Archie’s golden boy image.
Aired 2 years ago - Feb 09, 2017
Cheryl comes clean about when she last saw Jason; Betty and Jughead investigate Jason's death; Veronica and Ethel investigate a shame book.
Aired 2 years ago - Feb 02, 2017
Archie pleads with Ms Grundy to come forward with what they heard; Cheryl deals with the pressure of Jason's death; Jughead stumbles upon Archie's secret.
Aired 2 years ago - Jan 26, 2017
As a new school year begins, the town of Riverdale is reeling from the recent, tragic death of high school golden boy Jason Blossom — and nothing feels the same.
Six more reasons for you to take
that ginger bull by the horns tonight.
And working on them made me feel like...
and our friendship, and how
it's time we...
Are you familiar with the
works of Truman Capote?
Dad, it's my first day.
By seven minutes.
Dude, you're a beast. Look
at this arm, it's diesel!
Last year, we won Rockland
County's Battle of the Bands.
You should ask him to
the semiformal then.
and celebrate my brother's too,
too short life on this mortal coil.
I was praying that someone in Riverdale,
and then football tryouts, so.
you should be the Queen
Bey of this drab hive.
And you're right.
What do you have to
say about that, Betty?
I need girls with fire on my squad.
my specialty's ice.
Oh, what, you got
something better to do?
Why are you being so... Nice?
maybe, hopefully, a
better version of myself.
- You're so doing this.
Take a break from being
a tortured musical genius
No, I'm sorry. I won't allow it.
they don't like girls like us.
I want to study music,
What does your heart
say? Music or football?
This summer, the only
thing that kept me sane
As honorary chairperson
and de facto queen
So long as you don't
give up your passion.
Oh, no way!
Six minutes, twenty seconds.
I have never felt... Whatever it is
We messed up.
arrived at the one place in
town that was still open.