As of next week, The CW will be the home of two comic book universes, with the four DC Comics TV shows as well as the arrival of the Archie Comics series, Riverdale. While the series premiere hasn’t aired yet, The CW has already released promotional images for the second episode which is titled “Chapter Two: A Touch of Evil” which will air on February 2.
The official description teases some of the aftermath of the first episode, so be aware of some potential spoilers. Check out the images in the gallery at the bottom and if you haven’t seen it already, see the trailer for the series below.
“Chapter Two: A Touch of Evil” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
SECRETS UNRAVELED — As new details of Jason’s death begin to emerge, Archie (KJ Apa) pleads with Miss Grundy (guest star Sarah Habel) to come forward with what they heard at Sweetwater River. Betty (Lili Reinhart) makes an effort to mend her friendship with Archie but takes a different stance with Veronica (Camila Mendes), who is trying to make up for her actions. With rumors around her brother’s death running rampant, Cheryl (Madelaine Petsch) deals with the pressure in true Queen Bee fashion, while tensions boil over when Jughead (Cole Sprouse) stumbles upon a secret Archie was hoping to keep hidden. Finally, plans for the annual fall pep rally move forward with a performance by Josie (Ashleigh Murray) and the Pussycats and a special appearance by Mayor McCoy (guest star Robin Givens.) Marisol Nichols, Madchen Amick and Luke Perry also star. Lee Toland Krieger directed the episode written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (#102.) Original airdate 2/2/2017.”
Riverdale is set to premiere on Thursday, January 26 at 9/8c on The CW.
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[Photos via Diyah Pera/The CW]