Riverdale Season 5 is coming out on Netflix next year but the spoilers are already coming out as the filming has finally started. While the fourth season of Riverdale was cut short due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the remaining three episodes will be released as a part of the fifth season and the storyline will be wrapped up.
In honor of Halloween, a sneak peek at what horror is rolling through #Riverdale this season. Beware the Lonely Highway, and the truck that cruises its byways at night…🏃🏻♀️🚛🧨📓💔📼🧗🏼🕷🎢💋☠️🚀 pic.twitter.com/fx686dqJqF
— RobertoAguirreSacasa (@WriterRAS) October 31, 2020
But that doesn’t mean Riverdale season 5 won’t have new episodes, there will be more than 20 episodes and a totally fresh storyline. The creators of Riverdale has recently shared new photos from the set and it looks like there will be a Halloween themed episode once again. Here are more details on Riverdale Season 5 release date, trailer, Netflix streaming schedule and possible spoilers for the mystery teen drama.
Riverdale Season 5 Release Date on Netflix and Trailer
Riverdale Season 5 release date should be set somewhere in the second half of 2021 as the filming process has just started. As per some reports, the fifth season of Riverdale will drop on Netflix around August or September in the year 2021 at the earliest.
For the fans who are waiting to see the fifth season in action, Riverdale Season 5 trailer could be released online around July 2021 during the Comic-Con for sure. It is not sure whether all the episodes of Riverdale season 5 will stream in the beginning or it will be a weekly release on CW and a full season stream on Netflix once all the episodes are out.
Riverdale Season 5 Spoilers and Halloween Tease by Showrunner
Riverdale Season 5 spoilers have been teased in the form of first-look photos shared by the showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa on his Twitter. Roberto has posted two photos in which a skeleton is tied to a truck and the other photo shows a woman running away from the truck.
— RobertoAguirreSacasa (@WriterRAS) August 17, 2020
Roberto posted the photos on Halloween and it hints that one of the episodes in Riverdale season 5 will have a Halloween theme, similar to the fourth season. Riverdale Season 5 pre-production has started and new episodes will be out very soon.