Riverdale, an American drama television series, was based on the script by Archie Comics. The 13-episode first season hadpremiered on January 26, 2017. It was adapted for television by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and produced by Greg Berlanti.
On March 7, The CW Channel renewed the series for a second season.
The cast based on the characters of Archie Comics and includes:
KJ Apa as Archibald “Archie” Andrews: Archie is a boyish high school sophomore who worked at his father’s business and is now juggling the interest of several girls/ Also he is trying to write and perform music, but his father and his football coach doesn’t want him to do it.
Lili Reinhart as Elizabeth “Betty” Cooper: A sweet, smart and beautiful girl who loves her best friend Archie. She is tired of being the perfect daughter, student, sister, and her new friend, Veronica, advised her to come to consternation of her emotionally brittle mother.
Camila Mendes as Veronica Lodge: A beautiful, confident high school sophomore and former socialite. Veronica is the “new girl” in town and is eager for a fresh new start. In New York there was a scandal involving her father, she and her mother have lost most of their status and wealth.
Cole Sprouse as Forsythe “Jughead” Jones III and the narrator of the series: A boy who was once the best friend of Archie is still dealing with the problems which came between them. His father is the leader of a local motorcycle gang.
Marisol Nichols as Hermione Lodge: Veronica’s mother, who has returned to Riverdale with her daughter to establish an affair with Fred Andrews with the recent incarceration of her husband Hiram Lodge.
Madelaine Petsch as Cheryl Blossom: A wealthy manipulative seventeen-year-old girl who recently lost her twin brother in an accident.
Ashleigh Murray as Josephine “Josie” McCoy: A competitive, snooty and ambitious girl who is the singer for the popular band Josie and the Pussycats.
Mädchen Amick as Alice Cooper: Polly and Betty’s mother, who is the editor of the local paper.
Luke Perry as Frederick “Fred” Andrews: Archie’s father, who owns a firm that he hopes his son will take.