Suhana Khan plays the famous Veronica Lodge and Khushi Kapoor essays the innocent Betty Cooper, while Agastya Nanda is in and as Archie.
Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor (PC: Instagram)
Zoya Akhtar's Indian adaptation of Archie Comics titled The Archies is all set to arrive soon on Netflix. After an adorable teaser video last month, the filmmaker has now dropped the new character posters of all the pivotal actors from the show. From Suhana Khan's sassy and classy Veronica Lodge to Agastya Nanda as Archie Andrews, the heartthrob of Riverdale, check out the poster of all the actors.
Zoya took to her official Instagram handle and dropped Agastya's chracter poster first. She called him 'The heartthrob of Riverdale who isn’t sure where his heart belongs.'
Talking about Veronica Lodge, played by Suhana, the ZNMD director called her character, "Sassy to classy and everything in between, the world better watch out for Veronica Lodge ‘cause here she comes."
Amid other characters, Zoya also dropped the chracter image of Betty Cooper, essayed by Khushi, and mentioned, "She might be the girl next door but she’s not one to be taken granted for Meet Betty Cooper on The Archies, coming soon only on @netflix_in #comiccometolife (Sic)."
The writer-director also introduced Mihir Ahuja as Jughead Jones.
Check out the full post here:
Here are a few other pivotal characters:
Backed by Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti under Excel Entertainment and Tiger Baby Films, The Archie releases on Netflix soon.