The CW Network introduced right this moment that Season 6 of flagship collection Riverdale, initially slated to renew March 6, will now return with new episodes two weeks later, March 20.
The change stems from the rescheduling of the Critics Choice Awards. Postponed from Jan. 9 as a result of present Omicron surge, the awards present, broadcast by the CW and simulcast by TBS, will now happen March 13, the group stated yesterday.
The rescheduled Critics Choice Awards would’ve pre-empted Riverdale only one week after the present’s spring premiere in its new Sunday 8 PM slot. A March 20 begin would enable for an uninterrupted run.
An unique episode of the HBCU Marching Band docu-series March will air from 9-10 PM on March 6 as beforehand introduced.
Based on the characters from the Archie Comics, Riverdale is a subversive tackle the healthful city of Riverdale and a few of its teen residents, together with Archie, Betty, Veronica and Jughead, as they uncover the darkness and risks that bubble beneath their city’s healthful façade.