The Archieverse is a television franchise based on the characters from the Archie Comic Publications, Inc. Home to such notable characters as Archie Andrews, Betty Cooper, Veronica Lodge, Jughead Jones, Josie and the Pussycats, and Sabrina Spellman. The first of three Archieverse series, Riverdale, premiered on January 26, 2017 on The CW. Just a few months after Riverdale had finished its Freshman run, The CW announced a companion series starring Sabrina Spellman, titled The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. However, in December of 2017, it was reported that 'Sabrina' would be moving to Netflix with a 2-season order. On May 7, 2019, The CW announced that Katy Keene, the Archieverse's third and most recent addition, had been ordered to series.
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- Lucy Hale cast as Katy Keene RobertoAguirreSacasa (@WriterRAS) - Twitter
- 'Riverdale' Companion Series 'The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' In the Works at The CW - The Hollywood Reporter
- 'Riverdale' Offshoot 'Sabrina' Moves to Netflix With 2-Season Order - The Hollywood Reprter
- Katy Keene, Nancy Drew Both Land Series Orders at The CW - TVLine