“So tonight’s episode is Mark’s swan tune enjoying our hunky villain Hiram Lodge on Riverdale after 4 insane, superb years,” showrunner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa stated in an announcement to our sister web site Deadline. “From the second Mark joined us, he was up for actually something, one hundred percent dedicated to creating Archie’s life a residing hell. And what’s humorous is, Mark couldn’t be extra completely different from Hiram. An aesthetic professional and the sweetest man, all the time looking for everybody. We want Mark one of the best and hope this isn’t the final we’ve seen of Hiram Lodge.”
Consuelos added his personal assertion: “At the beginning, I wish to thank Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa for this unbelievable alternative. By no means earlier than has enjoying a personality that was so dangerous, felt so good. Large because of the Riverdale fandom, to the good crew and superb forged, whom I think about pricey family and friends.”
Consuelos — whose different TV credit embody All My Kids, Pitch and American Horror Story — made his Riverdale debut within the Season 2 premiere as Veronica’s dad Hiram, the rich head of a prison empire who plotted to maintain his daughter away from Archie by any means vital. In tonight’s Season 5 finale (spoilers forward!), Hiram was exiled from city by his personal daughter after she discovered proof that he’s responsible of homicide… however he managed to plant a bomb underneath his nemesis Archie’s mattress earlier than he left.
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https://tvline.com/2021/10/06/riverdale-mark-consuelos-leaving-cast-hiram-lodge/ | ‘Riverdale’: Mark Consuelos Leaving Solid as Hiram Lodge After Season 5