When Does Riverdale Season 3 Start On Netflix?

11 October 2018, 12:50

Katie Louise-Smith

By Katie Louise-Smith

When, where and how to watch Riverdale season three on Netflix and elsewhere.

It's a long harsh summer but Riverdale season 3 has officially returned to our screens. The third season of the hit teen show is set to bring us even more drama, even more romance and even more shocking twists and character deaths. It also sounds like we'll be getting a few excited themed episodes this year, including a parents flashback episode and another musical episode.

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The first episode was jam packed full of courtroom drama, new romances and floating cult babies (!!) but we bet you need to know when you're getting your next Riverdale fix, right? Well we've got all the info on the future episodes, including when the next episode of Riverdale will be released. You're welcome.

When is the next episode of Riverdale?

The next episode of Riverdale will air on October 17th at 8/7c on The CW. It will be the second episode of season 3, titled "Fortune And Men's Eyes".

So far, the titles for the first nine episodes have been announced:

Episode 1 - "Chapter Thirty-Six: Labor Day"

Episode 2 - "Chapter Thirty-Seven: Fortune And Men's Eyes"

Episode 3 - "Chapter Thirty-Eight: As Above, So Below"

Episode 4 - "Chapter Thirty-Nine: The Midnight Club"

Episode 5 - "Chapter Forty: The Great Escape"

Episode 6 - "Chapter Forty-One: Manhunter"

Episode 7 - "Chapter Forty-Two: The Man In Black"

Episode 8 - "Chapter Forty-Three: Outbreak"

Episode 9 - "Chapter Forty-Four: No Exit"

What time does Riverdale come out on The CW & Netflix?

Riverdale airs on Netflix in the UK just a couple of hours after each episode premieres on The CW in the US, which will be at 8pm (ET). For those in the UK, that means new episodes usually drop at 8am GMT. 

Episode two will air on Netflix in the UK on October 18th at 8am GMT.

Will Riverdale season three be on Netflix in the US?

Yes! The entirety of the third season of Riverdale will drop on Netflix in the US after the season finale at some point in May 2019. It will not be released on a weekly basis.

What channel is Riverdale on?

The CW, duh. You can also rewatch episodes on The CW app after they've aired on TV.

How many episodes are in Riverdale season 3?

The new season will run for 23 episodes. Filming for the third season began in July and is currently in full swing.

What will happen in season 3?

According to show-runner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Riverdale season 3 will take on a completely different tone and genre. It'll be focusing more on the friendships and relationships that have been established over the first two seasons. We'll also be taking deeper looks into certain characters backstories, including the history shared between all the parents.

Several new characters will be coming to the town, including Jughead's mum Gladys (Gina Gershon) and sister Jellybean (Trinity Likins) as well as the farm/cult leader Edgar Evernever and his daughter Evelyn.

The will also be a time-jump when we return to Riverdale. Season three will start on Labor Day weekend which is at the beginning of September and the kids will finally be become high school juniors.

For all the latest updates on filming, behind-the-scenes teases and casting news, head over to our masterpost of everything you need to know about season three.