Presented as a coming-of-age musical, The Archies delves into the lives of Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead, Reggie, Ethel, and Dilton. Notably, this film marks the acting debut of Suhana Khan, daughter of Shah Rukh Khan, Agastya Nanda, grandson of Amitabh Bachchan, and Khushi Kapoor, daughter of the late actor Sridevi and film producer Boney Kapoor. Alongside them, the cast includes Mihir Ahuja, Dot., Vedang Raina, and Yuvraj Menda.
This Indian adaptation of the beloved classic unfolds within the context of the Anglo-Indian community. The narrative follows a group of teenagers navigating the complexities of love, heartache, friendship, and rebellion. The trailer provides a sneak peek into the world of The Archies, situated in the fictional hilly town of Riverdale, set against the backdrop of 1960s India.
Here’s the captivating stills from the trailer: