LUCY HALE Set To Lead CW's 'Riverdale' Spinoff!
Yo, it's official! Lucy Hale has landed the lead role in CW's Riverdale spinoff series, Katy Keene.
The spinoff is based on the famous Archie Comics character, also known as “America's Queen of Pin-Ups and Fashions,” who made her debut in 1945. The series is reportedly going to be set in New York and will follow the adventures of four characters from the iconic comic series as they pursue goals in various entertainment industries.
The 29-year-old actress and Pretty Little Liars star expressed how stoked she was following the announcement on Twitter.
Well I’m slightly freaking out ! Thank you @archiecomics / @writerras / @thecw / @warnerbrostv / @thatthingofwhen for trusting me to be your KATY KEENE. my heart is bursting ❤️ pic.twitter.com/BTjOQXqa0k— Lucy Hale (@lucyhale) March 11, 2019
Katy Keen will begin production real soon!