Riverdale season 5 – Yes , you read that right . Riverdale will finally be back with another season , it is one of the most watched series on Netflix. The news is official and confirmed by The CW.
However , with the pandemic it is becoming pretty tough for the cast to work altogether and complete the episodes for season-5 but the team will start working soon . Infant the writer is already busy with writing the story since 7th April 2020 but other things like production , filming and everything else have to wait .
While the renewal for the show is confirmed , the release date for season 5 is yet to be disclosed but it is likely to be release in 2021 .
Writer Ted Sullivan also responded to a fan on twitter , “You’ll get them. Don’t worry! You’ll just have to wait until S5! They’re really good too! Beautiful scripts.” This reply of the writer has already increased our excitement.
There have been news that the episodes of season – 5 will be numerically less than the episodes of previous seasons .
CAST – Riverdale Season 5
Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, KJ Apa, Cole Sprouse, Madelaine Petsch and Vanessa Morgan will all be returning. Charles Melton and Casey Cott will also hopefully return but sadly Skeet Ulrich will be leaving after season 4 and will not be returning full time to season 5. Although , there are chances that we might see a glimpse of him in the season .
Marisol Nichols too will be a part of season 5 as Hermione Lodge. She also made a statement in an interview Marisol said: “I had a very long talk with Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, our creator and showrunner of Riverdale, and I’m really proud to announce that Hermione will not only be back for season five, but she will be back stronger and better than ever.”
Molly Ringwald, Martin Cummins, Nathalie Boltt and Robin Givens will also play their roles by making guest appearances.
Other cast have not been revealed till now but we hope we’ll know about it as soon as the shooting for the season begins.
Fans are already predicting about what all they’ll see in the upcoming season . There have been predictions that there might be a time jump of 5 years and the teens will be now adults , we might not see their college years . This was confirmed by Jimmy Fallon. KJ Apa teased that Riverdale Season 5 “can go anywhere.” He stated “The only kind of spoiler I can give people is: It’s not your typical graduate high school. It’s gonna surprise a lot of people, I think.”
Show runner Aguirre-Sacasa has also given her confirmation to the time jump in season 5.
We know you are eagerly waiting for the season and so are we .