The time has come and I still don’t feel ready for it. After Luke Perry’s untimely passing, we have to say goodbye to Fred Andrews on Riverdale. Perry embodied the father who cared so deeply for his son Archie in a beautiful way, and watching as this character’s arc comes to an end is going to be exceptionally hard.
But Robert Aguirre Sacasa, the showrunner of Riverdale, at least is letting us know that Fred Andrews remained true to himself until the very end.
This week’s #Riverdale is the last episode Luke filmed. As always, Fred’s imparting words of wisdom to Archie. A beautiful, true moment between a father and his son. Wish these scenes could go on forever…❤️🏆💎👨🏻💻 pic.twitter.com/meokbvo0Wt
— RobertoAguirreSacasa (@WriterRAS) April 22, 2019
It’s going to be a rough week for fans of Riverdale, and we’re going to miss seeing Luke Perry on our screens.
(via AV Club; image: Diyah Pera/The CW)
Want to know what else is going on today? Here are some stories you may have missed!
- George R.R Martin talks about the Stark sisters and what it means to have Game of Thrones coming to an end. (via Rolling Stone)
- A teen is suing Apple for his false arrest due to the product’s facial recognition. (via Engadget)
Absothefucklutely not. pic.twitter.com/is5EdZCRaT
— Courtney Enlow (@courtenlow) April 23, 2019
- Fossilized poop shows that an anicent forager ate an entire rattlesnake fang or, as I like to put it, say what now? (via Gizmodo)
- Tracy Oliver, who is the screenwriter for Little, addresses the offensive transphobic joke in the film by stating that she didn’t write it. (via IndieWire)
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