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Wednesdays 8:00 PM on The CW
SEASON
EPISODE

Crime, Drama, Suspense

DESCRIPTION

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.

Season 1

Aired 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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 2 years 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.

Aired 2 years 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.

Aired 2 years 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.

Aired 2 years ago - Mar 09, 2017

New rumors swirl when a major piece of evidence is mysteriously destroyed; Cheryl approaches Betty with an unexpected proposal.

Aired 2 years 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. MORE -LESS

Aired 2 years 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. MORE -LESS

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. MORE -LESS

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.

Recap of Riverdale Season 1 Episode 2 (S01E02) - 1
Son, I've been hearing you sneak out since you were eight years old
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Can you warm up the car, Hal? I'll be right down.
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To separate what my mom wants from what I want... I think I want.
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Oh, and don't tell my mom that we're friends again.
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I swear on my mother's pearls.
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And may I interject, neither I nor my parents
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Yet, we come to find out that Jason didn't drown.
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- Once again, fate throws us together. - Hmm.
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Do, uh, do you know if the police have any leads?
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There are several morbid details you should find relevant to your article.
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and sexuality is fluid, but can someone named Moose actually be that fluid?
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I thought I could pretend this weekend didn't happen, but...
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It is real.
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all eyes will be on me.
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but Cheryl's hosting a pep rally to cope with her loss.
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You were walking on emotional eggshells around him, scared to tell him the truth.
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I have a gift certificate for hers-and-hers mani-pedis
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Is, uh, Betty still mad at you?
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I remember in the second grade,
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And on the subject of being friends,
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Same.
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Cheryl, get the hell out of my house before I kill you.
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So I'm guessing she's the reason you've been acting weird since summer?
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But half the time, your sister doesn't even know what day it is.
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He may not be crushing on you,
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I don't care what he says.
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Hey shut the hell up, Reggie.
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Jughead and I, we were disagreeing about a girl.
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even though it's tough, even though it might... It might cost you.
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Girl trouble? You?
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To be discussed,
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It is heartening to see so many of you here, even in weather like this.
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♪ She's got this body It's driving me insane ♪
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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.