The first teaser for The CW’s Riverdale has arrived. Within the teaser there are hints to the changes the series is making in its darker take on Riverdale and it’s inhabitants that includes a murder-mystery and Archie’s relationship with his teacher Ms. Grundy.
Set in present day and based on the iconic Archie Comics characters, “Riverdale” is a surprising and subversive take on Archie, Betty, Veronica, and their friends, exploring the surrealism of small town life — the darkness and weirdness bubbling beneath Riverdale’s wholesome façade.
The series stars KJ Apa, Reinhart, Mendes, Sprouse, Madelaine Petsch, Ashleigh Murray, Mädchen Amick, Marisol Nichols, Ross Butler, Daniel Yang, Cody Kearsley, Casey Cott and Luke Perry. Reiverdale begins on Thursday January 26 at 9 p.m.