9. Petsch met her ex-boyfriend Travis Mills after the musician additionally auditioned for the sequence.

“He messaged me on Fb in January of season one and congratulated me on the present,” she informed Cosmopolitan in 2017. “He had auditioned for Jughead. I feel we simply randomly had mutual mates, so we added one another.”

10. Earlier than touchdown her breakout position in Netflix’s 13 Causes Why, Katherine Langford examined for Betty, with Camila Mendes, who landed the a part of Veronica, telling EW, “I keep in mind we went out and we bought falafel with a man who was auditioning for Archie.” 

11. It would not be the present’s solely casting loss to 13 Causes Why as Ross Butler left the present on the finish of season one to turn into a full-time forged member on the Selena Gomez-produced drama. Charles Melton took over the position of Reggie. 

12. Years earlier than starring collectively on Riverdale, Mendes and Sprouse attended NYU on the identical time, although he did not keep in mind they have been classmates.

“Cole at all times laughs after I inform him that as a result of I keep in mind assembly him on sure events and he would not,” Mendes informed Workplace journal in 2017. “I am at all times like, ‘Wonderful! No matter! Sorry I am not a toddler star!'”

She went on to jokingly name him “a weirdo” throughout their school years, explaining, “He had actually lengthy hair right down to his butt cheeks. He was actually shy too. I’d see him at events generally and I at all times form of randomly talked to his brother [Dylan] however I by no means bought an opportunity to speak to him as a result of he was extra to himself.”