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Chapter Forty-Two: The Man in Black 

Archie hits the road and ends up at a farm; Betty finds herself up against a formidable foe from her past; Veronica makes a risky business decision.

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Alex Pillai
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
K.J. Apa ... Archie Andrews (as KJ Apa)
Lili Reinhart ... Betty Cooper
Camila Mendes ... Veronica Lodge
Cole Sprouse ... Jughead Jones
Marisol Nichols ... Hermione Lodge
Mark Consuelos ... Hiram Lodge
Charles Melton ... Reggie Mantle
Barclay Hope ... Claudius Blossom
Riley Keough ... Laurie Lake
Shannon Purser ... Ethel Muggs
Alvin Sanders ... Pop Tate
Yasmeene Ball ... Daisy
Nancy Amelia Bell Nancy Amelia Bell ... Old Lady Willa
Brad Bergeron ... Bartender
Beverley Breuer ... Sister Woodhouse
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Storyline

Fearful that he will be caught, Archie hits the road and ends up at a farm outside Riverdale, where he meets Laurie Lake. Meanwhile, after Alice takes extreme measures to ensure Betty's safety from the Gargoyle King, Betty finds herself up against a formidable foe from her past. Finally, after learning that La Bonne Nuit is in trouble, Veronica makes a risky business decision that could cost her everything. Written by sarah_l91

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TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 December 2018 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

"Laurie Lake" is a character in an "Archie comics" series called Wilbur, which was published in the 1950s. See more »

Goofs

When Laurie and Gracie first encounter Archie and Jughead in the farmyard, Laurie tells her sister to "lower the rifle". The weapon Gracie is carrying is obviously a double-barreled shotgun, not a rifle. See more »

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The best episode so far.
9 December 2018 | by AzanspySee all my reviews

The Man in Black starts off good with Archie and Jughead hitting the road. Veronica's side of episode is also good and lastly Betty's was also good. A very good Riverdale episode in a very long time.


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