Don’t Expect A ‘Riverdale’ Crossover Episode To Introduce CW Archie Spinoff ‘Katy Keene’: Here’s Why — TCA

The spin­off pilot was announced just last week and still in ear­ly devel­opm­nent, but the CW boss Mark Pedowitz revealed some details Thurs­day at TCA. Specif­i­cal­ly, he said there will not be a crossover episode to intro­duce the Archie uni­verse char­ac­ter. ” Katy Keene takes places years after Riverdale High School, Pedow­icz said.