Another new face is joining a CW drama full time! Deadline reports Erinn Westbrook is joining Riverdale Season 5 as a series regular!
Westbrook is set to portray Tabita Tate. She is the granddaughter of Riverdale’s favorite diner owner, Pop Tate (Alvin Sanders). It looks like Pop will pass the Chock’lit Shoppe torch to Tabitha this season. She plans to franchise the diner! Only time will tell if the struggling town be ready for multiple diner locations.
Camera recently began to roll on the Riverdale set for the upcoming season. It is one of the first shows to return to production after the Coronavirus pandemic craziness.
Currently, Westbrook recurs on Fox’s medical drama The Resident. She joins KJ Apa, Cole Sprouse, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Casey Cott and Madelaine Petsch as a member of the regular cast.