There’s a mysterious “Riverdale” spinoff in the works, but it surely’s in all probability not what you suppose.
The CW’s pulpy “Riverdale,” now heading into its third season, has an impending spinoff known as “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,” starring Kiernan Shipka (“Mad Males”) coming to Netflix on Oct. 26. However on Monday, CW president Mark Pedowitz confirmed to reporters in Los Angeles that you just gained’t be seeing the characters pop up on one another’s reveals.
“Proper now, we’re attempting to be sure that the reveals have their very own identification and their very own algorithm,” he stated.
Intriguingly, he additionally revealed that there’s a second “Riverdale” spinoff in the works that doesn’t contain a teen witch.
“We’re nonetheless early on in the course of and will probably be very totally different from ‘Riverdale,’ ” stated the present’s creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, including that he hopes it may well air in 2019.
He didn’t reveal the plot of the spinoff, however one risk is that it’s going to observe Josie (Ashleigh Murray) and her band, the Pussycats. It’s additionally potential the spinoff will dive deeper into the backstory of the maple syrup mafia, or the turf wars between jingle-jangle sellers.
Season three premieres Oct. 10.