The CW has released the Official Synopsis of Riverdale episode “Chapter Eighty: Purgatorio” (5.04) that will be aired on Wednesday, February 10 at 08:00-09:00 PM.
SEVEN-YEAR TIME JUMP
After spending seven years away from Riverdale, Archie (KJ Apa) returns to find the town is now under Hiram Lodge’s (Mark Consuelos) grip and on the verge of becoming a ghost town. When Toni (Vanessa Morgan) catches him up on what’s been going on, Archie reaches out to the rest of the gang to return home.
“Riverdale” is starring KJ Apa as Archie Andrews, Lili Reinhart as Betty Cooper, Camila Mendes as Veronica Lodge, Cole Sprouse as Jughead Jones, Madelaine Patsch as Cheryl Blossom, M?dchen Amick as Alice Cooper, Casey Cott as Kevin Keller, Mark Consuelos as Hiram Lodge, Charles Melton as Reggie Mantle, Vanessa Morgan as Toni Topaz,Erinn Westbrook as Tabitha Tate, Drew Ray Tanner as Fangs Fogarty.
Steve Adelson directed the episode written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (#504).
In Riverdale our characters reeling from the tragic death of high school golden boy Jason Blossom. For many who had seen their home as perfect, safe, and innocent, the investigation into Jason’s murder peeled back the layers of their hometown to reveal a place bubbling over with secrets, mysteries, and scandals.
Based on the upcoming book series by Kass Morgan, Riverdale is from Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Alloy Entertainment, Warner Bros. Television and CBS Television Studios with executive producers Matthew Miller, Jason Rothenberg, Bharat Nalluri, Leslie Morgenstein and Gina Girolamo.