The official handle of Tiger Baby productions company shared a trailer on social media, it said, “28 days till you rock n’ roll with The Archies Premieres on 7 December, on @netflix_in! #ZoyaAkhtar @kagtireema @tigerbabyfilms @ArchieComics @GraphicIndia @NetflixIndia @sonymusicindia @tigerbabyfilms #Dot #AgastyaNanda #KhushiKapoor @MihirAhuja_ #SuhanaKhan #VedangRaina #YuvrajMenda @ankurtewari @Shankar_Live @EhsaanNoorani @loy_mendonsa @ShankarEhsanLoy @Javedakhtarjadu @tejasmenon #AngadDevSingh #KartikShah @GANESHHEGDE #TheArchies #TheArchiesOnNetflix”
The film is set in 1960s India, Archie and the gang navigate romance, friendship and the future of Riverdale as developers threaten to destroy a beloved park. The film stars Mihir Ahuja, Aditi Saigal, Khushi Kapoor, Suhana Khan, Yuvraj Menda, Agastya Nanda and Vedang Raina.
The trailer shows the titular character of Archie Andrews, essayed by Agastya, who is a compulsive flirt and has his eyes set on Veronica, portrayed by Suhana, and Betty portrayed by Khushi, both of whom are best friends. The conflict in the film arises when ‘Green Park’, which is so dear to the teenagers, gets sold for building a swanky hotel by Veronica’ dad, who also buys all the shops at Town Square to rebuild them into a plaza. This leads to friction between the friends and sets the ground for the narrative. It is scheduled to release on 7 December 2023 on Netflix.