The CW’s ‘Riverdale’ Adds Chad Michael Murray in a Recurring Role


Variety reported Chad Michael Murray has joined the cast of The CW’s “Riverdale” for a recurring role.

Murray will portray Edgar Evernever, he’ll play the charming leader of a cult. His character arc has been described as, “to spread his teachings and heal the ravaged soul of the once-wholesome town. Edgar appears to be a charming and handsome guru, but underneath may lie his more sinister agenda.”

As noted by Variety, Edgar has been mentioned in the show before as the father of Evelyn played by Zoé De Grand Maison.

Riverdale cast includes KJ Apa, Cole Sprouse, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Mädchen Amick, and more.