We can hardly contain our excitement for the upcoming season of “Riverdale” which will premiere on October 6th on The CW and there is a lot to expect from the upcoming season. While at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 we caught up with the cast to discuss the upcoming season and more and also learned quite a few juicy details from the show massive Hall H panel, as well. We know that we will be getting another flashback episode, surely another musical episode, a time jump, Shannen Doherty guest-starring and finally, finally a Halloween episode! We learned that the tragic passing of actor Luke Perry, who played Archie’s father Fred Andrews on the show will be addressed in the season four premiere episode and in addition to Shannen Doherty making a guest appearance, “Dawson’s Creek” alum Kerr Smith will be taking on the role of principal and be introduced in episode two. When speaking with “Riverdale” executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa we were curious to know what the biggest thing to expect from season four would be to which he tells us, …
It is still absolutely heartbreaking to think about the tragic death of actor Luke Perry and fans of The CW series “Riverdale” were left wondering just how the series would tackle Perry’s passing as he portrayed lead character Archie Andrew’s father, Fred Andrews, in the series. After viewing the tear-jerking tribute reel during the “Riverdale” Hall H panel at San Diego Comic-Con we knew the series would be handling Perry’s death the best they could as we certainly know this was not an easy loss for the cast and crew. The CW has revealed the first images from the Luke Perry tribute from the upcoming fourth season of the series. It has been revealed that this will be the first episode of the new season which will pay tribute to both Perry and his character. The episode will also feature Perry’s former “Beverly Hills 90210” co-star Shannen Doherty, who will be making a guest appearance in “Riverdale” this season. One image shows a grieving Archie (KJ Apa) in the arms of his weeping mother, Mary Andrews (Molly Ringwald). The other …
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Riverdale executive producer Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa announced at today’s Comic-Con 2019® panel that the season four premiere will feature a special tribute to Luke Perry. Perry’s longtime friend and former costar Shannen Doherty will guest star in a special role in the episode, which will air Wednesday, October 9, at 8/7c on The CW. Entitled “Chapter Fifty-Eight: In Memoriam,” the season premiere will reflect Luke Perry’s enduring legacy and the indelible imprint his character, Fred Andrews, had on Riverdale. The casting of Doherty continues her long association with Perry, which started in 1990 on Beverly Hills, 90210, and continued for nearly 30 years. Perry and Aguirre-Sacasa had long planned for Doherty to appear on Riverdale. Her presence on the series “is something that Luke wanted to happen since season one,” said Aguirre-Sacasa. “They were such good friends, and when we were putting together this tribute episode, we wanted to make it as special as possible, and so we asked Shannen to do a pivotal, super-emotional role. She read the script and immediately said ‘yes.’ It’s very impactful.” It was also announced at the show’s Comic-Con panel that Kerr Smith (The …
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For the first time ever, Comic-Con titans DC and Warner Bros. will join forces on the convention floor in a digitally revamped, two-story combination DC Warner Bros. booth (#4545, located near Artists’ Alley). With more than 6,500 square feet across two levels, this iconic space produced by Vision Events will host nearly 40 signings featuring not only the stars and creative teams from Warner Bros., HBO series and New Line Cinema films, but also almost 50 legendary DC writers and artists, proving to be the ultimate DC and Warner Bros. fan destination. Utilizing constantly evolving digital signage on towers and screens, the DC Warner Bros. booth will serve as a must-experience environment, including an Arkham Asylum Activation that delves into the world of Harley Quinn; a re-creation of one of Riverdale’s Pop’s Diner booths; an Instagram-worthy station with the Central Perk couch from Friends; actual costumes and props from The Dark Knight film trilogy, in celebration of Batman’s 80th anniversary, and more! Always a destination for Comic-Con fans, the DC and Warner Bros. booths will now unite to become a one-stop shop delivering constant activities for fans to enjoy, …
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We are always super excited when the announcements for San Diego Comic-Con begin rolling in and we can certainly always depend on Warner Bros. Television to bring us a solid line-up of television favorites, as well as, several new series. With this being San Diego Comic-Con’s 50th anniversary, we already knew that this was sure more »
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This is a sad week for Riverdale fans. The popular teen drama will air the final episode featuring Luke Perry, TVGrapevine has learned. The actor, who played Fred Andrews, died from a stroke last month. While not much has been revealed about his final episode, it promises to be a beautiful moment between him and […]
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Fans of the CW series “Riverdale” were heartbroken to learn of the untimely passing of 52-year old actor Luke Perry who portrayed Fred Andrews, father of Archie Andrews in the series. Perry played a key role in the series, so as the writers, cast and crew mourn Perry’s passing, filming on the series has been more »
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Earlier, this morning we reported that ‘Riverdale’ star Luke Perry has passed away due to complications with her massive stroke. Now Riverdale, The CW, and Warner Bros. Television has released a joint statement to the public and Perry’s fans. The statement, which was made by executive producers Greg Berlanti, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Sarah Schechter which more »
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As we previously reported, ‘Riverdale’ star Luke Perry suffered a massive stroke, then was placed into a “medically induced coma.” According to TMZ, the ‘Riverdale’ star has now died on Monday (March 4) at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Burbank, California. He was 52. According to TMZ, ‘Riverdale‘ star Luke Perry suffered a massive stroke on Wednesday more »
After we reported that ‘Riverdale’ star Luke Perry was hospitalized for a Massive Stroke, we have now learned that the star has now been placed into a ‘medically induced coma’ as per TMZ’s sources that are connected to Mr. Perry. Although TMZ also reported that a family member says that Perry has been placed into more »
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