Kevin Keller as Casey Cott on Riverdale
I happened to be a small amazed (and, become truthful, excited) whenever a Bumble was got by me notification showcasing a competition to win a romantic date with Riverdale star K.J. Apa. It appeared like safe promotion: One fan that is lucky invest your day volunteering with Archie Andrews. But we began to concern the news partnership whenever alleged feminist relationship app Bumble began appearing when you look at the CW adaption associated with Archie book series that is comic. Unlike almost all of these real-life peers, Archie (K.J. Apa) and buddies (all played by 20-somethings) rarely cope with the adolescent battles of human body modifications and discovery that is romantic. Riverdale’s steamy intimate moments feel just like impractical as the show’s convoluted plots.
Truly the only teen who is depicted fumbling through relationship is Kevin Keller (Casey Cott), Betty’s (Lili Reinhart) closest friend while the first-ever homosexual character into the Archie world. Continue reading “Swipe Left When Marginalized TV Characters Check Out Dating Apps”