Archie, Jughead, Veronica and Betty to feature in a Bollywood-style live-action film

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Updated: March 8, 2018 2:09 pm

Look who is coming to town! They’re going to Bollywood. Archie Comics and Graphic India say they’re teaming up to create a Bollywood-style live-action film that reimagines the American suburban perpetual teens as Indian characters. Top News
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Big News! The characters are currently part of The CW’s series Riverdale.