Lucy Hale Cast As Katy Keene In Riverdale Spin-Off Pilot At The CW
The future queen of pin-ups has finally arrived! Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars) is casted as aspiring fashion designer Katy Keene from the forthcoming Riverdale spin-off pilot being created with The CW!
“Katy Keene” follows the lives of four young people after their dreams in New York and includes Ashleigh Murray reprising her”Riverdale” part of Josie McCoy, Together with Jonny Beauchamp (Penny Dreadful) as Ginger Lopez, Julia Chan (Saving Hope) as Pepper Smith, along with Camille Hyde (American Vandal) and Lucien Laviscount (Snatch) as Alexandra and Alexander Cabot.
Bold, big-hearted and independent, Katy Keene is a twenty-something New Yorker who wants to become the fashion designer ever. When she is not doing her job as a personal shopper in a luxury department store, she is discovering dating and friends in the town..
Katy’s comic origins date back to 1945 when she was introduced in the pages of Wilbur Comics #5 by Bill Woggon. The model, actress and singer was known for her impeccable taste in fashion. Katy’s comic book series were well-liked for including fan-submitted fashion designs and fun reader activities.
Riverdale and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Showrunner Roberto Aguirre–Sacasa and Michael Grassi will script the pilot episode of the new musical dramedy, with Maggie Kiley as Director/Executive Producer.
“Katy Keene” will be produced by Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros. TV and GregBerlanti, Sarah Schechter, and Archie Comics CEO/Publisher Jon Goldwater serving as executive producers.