When will ‘Riverdale’ Season 5 be on Netflix? US & International Schedule

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Riverdales The CW’s season 5 release schedule has been severely disrupted, which has also adversely affected Netflix’s fifth season release schedule. Here’s an updated look at when Riverdale Season will air in the US on Netflix and wherever the series is marketed as a Netflix Original.

Note: This was first released in November 2020 with the most recent update in July 2021 to reflect the changing release schedule.

In spite of increasing criticism of Riverdale, the show continues to be popular on Netflix around the world. Riverdale Was seen in the top 10 of Netflix in the US shortly after season 4 was eliminated. It was in the top 10 between May 15, 2020 and June 11, 2020.

The series was also featured in Netflix’s top 10 in countries like Germany, France, the Netherlands, India, Australia, Canada and the UK.

We already had some big news for season five, including the promotion of Drew Ray Tanner to series regulator and Erinn Westbrook to be in joy will be presented as a new character for season 5.


Why Riverdale Season 5 launched Netflix much later in all regions

Riverdale has been postponed to The CW from the usual October release schedule.

This should come as no surprise as productions for TV series around the world have been suspended and even one due to COVID-19 reduced number of episodes to the Riverdale Season 4.

Filming for the new season finally began in August 2020, according to ProductionWeekly. According to sources, it didn’t happen until later in September 2020. The series also did production stopped at least once due to COVID-19 outbreaks.

After a long wait, the show finally aired in the United States on January 20, 2021.


Riverdale Season 5 will have a 3 month hiatus

Episodes 1 to 11 will be released between January and the beginning of April 2021, but then last Reportedly three-month hiatus.

The show is now expected to return on 08/11/2021.


Riverdale Netflix Original Release Schedule for Season 5

In virtually all international Netflix areas Riverdale will continue and will also be an original Netflix title in season 5.

As you may know, Netflix publishes Riverdale Episodes shortly after its US premiere on The CW. That will happen again from January 2021.

New episodes air on Wednesdays in the US before they hit Netflix the next morning (usually around 8 a.m. GMT).

Episode number US publication Netflix original release date
501 January 20, 2021 January 21, 2021
502 January 27, 2021 January 28, 2021
503 February 3, 2021 February 4, 2021
504 February 10th February 11th
505 February 17th February 18
506 February 24th February 25
507 March 10th March 11
508 17. March March 18
509 March 24th 25th March
510 March 31 April 1st
511 7th of April April 8th
512 August 11th 12. August
513 18th of August August 19th
514 August 25 * 26th of August*
515 September 1* September 2nd *
516 September 8 * September 9th*
517 September 15 * 16th September*
518 September 22nd * September 23rd*
519 September 29 * 30. September*

When will Riverdale Season 5 in the US on Netflix?

The US will have to wait even longer for season 5. Season 4 arrived on Netflix about a week after the season finale in May 2020.

Assuming the series ends now in late September 2021, we should all see Season 5 was added to Netflix in early October 2021.

If you are worried Riverdale possibly leaving Netflix US, don’t worry as it is meant to stay on Netflix for the life of the show plus a few years after that.

In the meantime, when you’ve caught up with everyone Riverdale, Come around Chilled adventures from Sabrina if not already done. Even if you can (it’s not available on Netflix) give Katy Keene an attempt too, since it is also within the shared Archie Comics universe.

Even if you are concerned about the future of. wonder Riverdale, it was extended for a sixth season in February 2021.

Are you looking forward to watching Riverdale Season 5 on Netflix? Let us know in the comments.

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