The CW has just revealed its premiere dates for the Fall 2021 primetime schedule! It was announced back in May that Riverdale would be moving to a new night in The CW’s schedule after season 5 finishes, which will continue airing on Wednesday, August 11. For its sixth season, the show will now share Tuesday nights with The Flash. Both shows will begin their new seasons with five episode special events on Tuesday, November 16. Riverdale‘s timeslot will be 9 – 10 PM ET/PT, after new episodes of The Flash.
Riverdale is based on the characters from Archie Comics. The series stars KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse, Madelaine Petsch, Mӓdchen Amick, Casey Cott, Mark Consuelos, Charles Melton, Vanessa Morgan, Erinn Westbrook, and Drew Ray Tanner.
Season 5 of the series just recently wrapped filming on June 2.
Here’s the Tuesday night schedule for The CW:
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 16
8:00-9:00 PM THE FLASH (Season Premiere)
9:00-10:00 PM RIVERDALE (Season Premiere)