In this post, we will talk about everything there is to know about Riverdale Season 5 Episode 6. The series is an American teen drama based on the characters of the popular Archie Comics. The chief creative officer of Archie Comics, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa developed this series for The CW. Warner Bros. Television, and CBS Studios produce this show in association with Berlanti Productions and Archie Comics. The series premiered on 26 January 2017 and is currently running its fifth season since 20 January 2021. Episode 6 of the fifth season will air on 24 February 2021. Season 5 of Riverdale is scheduled to air a total of 19 episodes, similar to season 4.
The series follows the exploits of Archie Andrews and his friends in the small fictional town of Riverdale. Riverdale series also explores the mysterious darkness hidden deep under the peaceful and perfect image of the town. Season 5 took a major turn in the lives of Archie and his friends with the 7-year time-skip. Initially, the third episode of season 5 was supposed to be the finale of season 4. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the production had to conclude the fourth season with its nineteenth episode. Therefore, the graduation episode ended up being the third episode in the ongoing season. The episode ended with a hint of time-skip and the fourth episode followed their lives and major changes after seven years.
Season 5 Episode 5 Recap:
The title of the episode is “Chapter Eighty-One: The Homecoming” and it aired on 17 February 2021. Steven A. Adelson directed this episode and Michael Grassi wrote the screenplay for it. Here’s a quick recap of what happened in the previous episode of Riverdale.
Archie and his group return home and find out that Riverdale High is going to lose its funding as a result of the teachers and students defecting to Stonewall Prep.
Meanwhile, Betty returns home to see Alice and the twins. However, she discovers Polly sneaking in late at night. When questioned, Polly says she was working in a nightclub. However, Archie happens to see her with the Ghoulies and believes she is taking drugs with them.
While Betty confronts Polly over it, Alice takes Polly’s side and shuts Betty down.
Also, Archie and Betty raid the Andrews house along with some of the Serpents.
Betty and Archie made out in the shower after cleaning up the mess in the house. However, they come to a mutual agreement that they are “just friends” and single adults who are allowed to have fun now and again. They also decide to keep this a secret from Jughead and Veronica.
Meanwhile, Jughead manages to evade the debt collectors as he is still facing writer’s block. Left with no other way, he asks Tabitha for a job at Pop’s.
Moreover, Veronica finds out Chad’s odd behavior of him following her movements and freezing her bank accounts.
Seeing the troubled situation of the alumni, Archie persuades Betty, Jughead, and Veronica to become temporary teachers at Riverdale High. This would stop the school from closing.
Luckily, Riverdale is saved with Cheryl’s funds and Hiram dissolves Riverdale’s township.
The episode ends with Polly running away after fighting with Betty and being chased by a truck.
Riverdale Season 5 Episode 6 Preview:
What to Expect in Season 5 Episode 6?
The title of the episode is “Chapter Eighty-Two: Back to School”. Gabriel Correa directed this episode written by Ariana Jackson. Here are a few spoilers for the upcoming episode.
We will see the group joining Riverdale High as teachers. Th
The episode will show the conflicts between Veronica and Chad, as their differences continue to escalate.
Archie and Toni will ask for Cheryl’s help to revive the football and cheer teams in the school.
Following the ending of season 5, we will see what kinds of troubles Polly put herself in. Moreover, Alice, Betty, and Kevin will follow a lead to rescue her.
Where to Stream?
Riverdale airs on The CW every Wednesday at 8 pm ET. Unfortunately, the channel, website, and mobile app of The CW are only limited to the United States.
The series is available on the streaming website of Netflix with new episodes adding every week. The episode will be available for streaming on 25 February 2021.
Other than that, these are the streaming websites where you can watch Riverdale.