Riverdale 2×02 Chapter Fifteen: The Nighthawks
“Behold, Pop’s Chock’lit Shoppe. For decades, the heart of Riverdale. Now, the latest casualty in the town’s ongoing battle against darkness.” -Jughead Jones
The CW has released the promotional photos, synopsis, and a preview of Riverdale 2×02 entitled, “Chapter Fifteen: Nighthawks,” airing Oct, 18th. The episode was directed by Allison Anders and written by Michael Grassi. The title and the producer’s draft image for the episode are based on the 1942 oil on canvas painting by American realist painter, Edward Hopper. Check out the official synopsis and the rest of the details below!
With the gunman still at large and the residents of Riverdale on edge, Betty (Lili Reinhart) leads the charge to save Pop’s after learning that the diner may be forced to close its doors forever. Meanwhile, the gang becomes increasingly concerned for Archie’s (KJ Apa) well being after noticing a string of unusual behavior from him. Elsewhere, Betty and Veronica (Camila Mendes) approach Cheryl (Madelaine Petsch) and Josie (Ashleigh Murray) for their help saving Pop’s, while Jughead’s (Cole Sprouse) attempt to find FP (Skeet Ulrich) a new lawyer may have some serious repercussions. Finally, when a past betrayal unexpectedly comes to light, Veronica finds herself at a crossroads with Hiram (Mark Consuelos) and Hermione (Marisol Nichols).