We knew that another musical episode for Riverdale was coming, but we didn’t expect it to cover one of our fave musicals – Heathers: The Musical!
Showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Archie Comics shared the big news online this week, and the episode will premiere on Wednesday, March 20th.
“Last year, we had a blast doing ‘Carrie.’ This year, we wanted to honor another iconic teen movie. ‘Heathers: The Musical’ is BIG FUN, with great roles for the Riverdale kids,” Roberto said in a statement. “And everyone is singing…”
The musical version of Heathers is based on the 1989 film, where Westerberg High is ruled by a shoulder-padded, scrunchie-wearing junta: Heather, Heather, and Heather, the hottest and cruelest girls in all of Ohio.
But misfit Veronica Sawyer rejects their evil regime for a new boyfriend, the dark and sexy stranger J.D., who plans to put the Heathers in their place — six feet under.
Check out the full cast list below!
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