Get ready for another season of craziness, favorite teen drama Riverdale is coming with the season 5 of the series. Cw confirmed and officially announced the renewal of the series for season 5 back in January with the other shows.
Since then, every fan of the series is desperate to know about when will season 5 is going to surface when it starts the shoot, and when will the first trailer come? Worry not, we are here to answer everyone’s every question. Read here to know everything.
Release date of Riverdale season 5
Currently, there is no official release date and trailer of season 5, but it is supposed to be released in October 2020. Season 4 of the series is currently ongoing and is on its midseason break. Riverdale season 4 was premiered in October 2019 and will end in May 2020.
However, it’s speculated that due to ongoing pandemic, season 4 last few episodes and the release of season 5 is going to be delayed. But the good news is that the writing of the season 5 began on 7 April and shooting will certainly start in July if everything is okay and open.
The plot of Riverdale season 5
While the plot of season 5 of Riverdale is still not revealed yet, it’s been speculated that after the departure of two parental figures, we can expect a time jump. It’s implied that our teen characters are finally going to graduate college and jump towards their twenties.
In an interview with an Australian morning show, ‘The Today Show,’ Skeet Ulrich slipped the information about time jump. KJ Appa, on his appearance on Kimmel show, had also hinted towards the time jump. So be ready to see your favorite characters in their twenties and graduate from the college altogether.
The cast of the series
Noticing the mentioning of Jughead in season 4, it looks Cole Sprouse will be returning for season 5. KJ Appa, Madeleine Petsch, Camila Mendes, and Lili Reinhart will also be returning for season 5. Mark Consuelos and Madchen Amick are going to reprise their role as series regular.
It’s been also confirmed that both Skeet Ulrich and Marisol Nichol is not going to come back for season 5.