Last night’s episode of Riverdale featured betrayal and new revelations, but perhaps the biggest news of the night was that after weeks of sliding in numbers, the CW’s modern adaptation of the Archie comics finally experienced a ratings boost.
TVLine reports that the latest episode of Riverdale earned a total of 1.1 million viewers and a 0.4 demo rating. This is an improvement over last week’s 0.97 million viewers and 0.3 demo rating.
Riverdale continues next week with the episode titled “In A Lonely Place“.
“Chapter Seven: In a Lonely Place” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
THE SEARCH IS ON — When a major piece of evidence is mysteriously destroyed, new rumors begin to swirl as to who was really behind Jason’s murder. Tensions build when Jughead’s (Cole Sprouse) father returns to the fray and it’s revealed that he and Fred (Luke Perry) have some unresolved issues between them. Meanwhile, Veronica (Camila Mendes) takes matters into her own hands after her fight with Hermione (Marisol Nichols). Cheryl (Madelaine Petsch) approaches Betty (Lili Reinhart) with an unexpected proposal that leaves Betty torn. KJ Apa and Madchen Amick also star.
Allison Anders directed the episode written by Aaron Allen (#107). Original airdate 3/9/2017.
Riverdale airs on Thursday at 8:00 pm ET on The CW. Be sure to check back with Heroic Hollywood after each episode for weekly reviews!