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The "Riverdale" Adults Are Way Hotter On The Show Than In The Comics

The glow up is real.

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The high school sophomores (lolol it's totally believable) on Riverdale are the focus of the show, but it's time to show some love to the super-hot adults who birthed, taught, and waited on them.

CW

Fred Andrews (Played by Luke Perry)

Comics: Dylan Mc-nayyyyTV Show: Dylan Mc-haaaaaaaaaaai
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: Dylan Mc-nayyyy

TV Show: Dylan Mc-haaaaaaaaaaai

Mary Andrews (Played by Molly Ringwald)

Comics: Bridge clubTV Show: Breakfast club
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: Bridge club

TV Show: Breakfast club

Alice Cooper (Played by M├Ądchen Amick)

Comics: MinivanTV Show: Many fans
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: Minivan

TV Show: Many fans

Hal Cooper (Played by Lochlyn Munro)

Comics: Totally regular looking dad dude.TV Show: Okay same, TBH.
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: Totally regular looking dad dude.

TV Show: Okay same, TBH.

Hermione Lodge (Played by Marisol Nichols)

Comics: High StrungTV Show: Hot Mom
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: High Strung

TV Show: Hot Mom

Hiram Lodge (Spoiler...ish)

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Comics: Dad

TV Show: Daddy

(Note: Hiram Lodge was just cast and will appear on Season 2 of Riverdale.)

Geraldine Grundy (Played by Sarah Habel)

Comics: Teaching and then sleepingTV Show: Teaching and then sleeping...with her students.
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: Teaching and then sleeping

TV Show: Teaching and then sleeping...with her students.

There's actually a nice nod to the original Geraldine Grundy on the show, so this one makes sense...

CW

Pop Tate (Played by Alvin Sanders)

Comics: Is that Archie's dad with more hair?TV Show: Not here for your mystery-solving shit.
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: Is that Archie's dad with more hair?

TV Show: Not here for your mystery-solving shit.

Mr. Waldo Weatherbee (Played by Peter James Bryant)

Comics: Bespectacled and mad.TV Show: Bespectacled and confused.
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: Bespectacled and mad.

TV Show: Bespectacled and confused.

Coach Clayton (Played by Colin Lawrence)

Comics: You can coach me any time... TV Show: Same.
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: You can coach me any time...

TV Show: Same.

Smithers (Played by Tom McBeath)

Comics: Why the fuck do you have a butler?TV Show: The new Dorota?
Archie Comics/CW

Comics: Why the fuck do you have a butler?

TV Show: The new Dorota?

And here's a nice photo of Skeet Ulrich as Jughead's dad for good measure because there aren't any good ones from the comics.

CW

Byeeeeeeeee.

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