The CW’s Riverdale will return after a two week break with season two episode 18 airing on April 18, 2018. Episode 17 found the campaigns for school body president and Riverdale’s mayor heating up and Archie arm-wrestled Reggie for the Bulldogs’ votes. Toni, Veronica, and Kevin teamed up to break Cheryl out of Sisters of Quiet Mercy, while Archie continued to solidify his position as Hiram’s favorite lapdog. Meanwhile, Betty, Chic, and Alice were forced to deal with the dead guy’s girlfriend after his car was retrieved from the water. Fortunately, Jughead and the Serpents showed up with switchblades and saved the day.
Season two episode 18 is titled “A Night to Remember” and features the gang performing “Carrie the Musical.” Episode 18 was directed by Jason Stone from a script by Arabella Anderson and Tessa Leigh Williams.
The season two cast includes KJ Apa as Archie Andrews, Lili Reinhart as Betty Cooper, Camila Mendes as Veronica Lodge, Cole Sprouse as Jughead Jones, Madelaine Petsch as Cheryl Blossom, Marisol Nichols as Hermione Lodge, Mӓdchen Amick as Alice Cooper, Luke Perry as Fred Andrews, Casey Cott as Kevin Keller, Ashleigh Murray as Josie McCoy, Mark Consuelos as Hiram Lodge, and Skeet Ulrich as FP Jones.
The “Chapter Thirty-One: A Night to Remember” Plot: RIVERDALE HIGH PRESENTS “CARRIE THE MUSICAL” — As Riverdale High begins rehearsals for its upcoming production of “Carrie the Musical,” the arrival of an ominous letter forces director Kevin (Casey Cott) to make a difficult decision about the show. Jughead (Cole Sprouse) uses his cover as the musical’s documentarian to solve the mystery behind the letter.
Meanwhile, tensions between Betty (Lili Reinhart) and Veronica (Camila Mendes) continue to escalate just as Alice (Madchen Amick) announces she is joining the musical to spend more time with Betty. Elsewhere, Hiram (Mark Consuelos) enacts a devious plan to further drive a wedge between Fred (Luke Perry) and Archie (KJ Apa), while Cheryl (Madelaine Petsch) channels Carrie White during a showdown with her mother.
More on Riverdale Season 2:
– KJ Apa and Cole Sprouse Interview
– Camila Mendes and Lili Reinhart Interview
– Madelaine Petsch and Ashleigh Murray Interview
– Casey Cott and Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa Interview