Search For Jason’s Killer Nears Its End In ‘Riverdale’ 1.12 Synopsis

RiverdaleWe are getting close to the end of Riverdale Season 1 as Archie and his gang try to figure out who killed Jason Blossom. The CW released the official description today for the twelfth episode titled “Anatomy of a Murder” which will air on May 4.

According to Madelaine Petch (Cheryl Blossom) in a recent interview, this is the episode where we will find out who the murderer actually is and the finale will be dealing with the fallout. The show has been renewed for a second season, but it remains to be seen whether it will be back in the fall or saved for mid-season.

“Chapter Twelve: Anatomy of a Murder” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, LV) (HDTV)

THINGS ARE NOT ALWAYS AS THEY SEEM – Archie (KJ Apa) and Veronica (Camila Mendes) are shocked to learn of the arrest but know they need to come clean to their parents about what they uncovered.  Still hurt by the betrayal of his friends and torn over who to trust, Jughead (Cole Sprouse) reluctantly joins them in a quest for truth.  Meanwhile, Cheryl (Madelaine Petsch) confronts her mom about why she treats her so much worse than she ever did with Jason.   Lili Reinhart, Luke Perry, Madchen Amick, Marisol Nichols also star. Rob Seidenglanz directed the episode written by Michael Grassi (#112).  Original airdate 5/4/2017.”

Riverdale airs on Thursday nights at 9/8c on The CW. Make sure to check back at Heroic Hollywood after every single episode of Season 1 for our weekly reviews. Don’t forget to check out our WonderCon roundtable interviews with the cast and producers of the series below.

‘Riverdale’ Season 1 Promotional Images

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Pictured: Luke Perry as Fred Andrews — Photo: Bettina Strauss/The CW

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