At Netflix’s annual global fan event, Tudum, held at Ibirapuera Park in
São Paulo, Brazil, The Archies cast introduced the first look of the film and
rocked and rolled to the song ‘Sunoh’ with over an audience of over 10000
cheering and many more globally on YouTube.com/Netflix
The Archies gang came, saw and absolutely conquered the stage at
Netflix's Tudum, held at Ibirapuera Park in São Paulo, Brazil, on June 18. The
grand event, in which the teaser of the much-awaited musical drama After the
first look of The Archies was unveiled, the lead cast was introduced on stage
by Maitreyi Ramakrishnan from the beloved Netflix show – Never Have I Ever. The
cast, includes Dot (Ethel Muggs), Agastya Nanda (Archie Andrews), Khushi Kapoor
(Betty Cooper), Mihir Ahuja (Jughead Jones), Suhana Khan (Veronica Lodge),
Vedang Raina (Reggie Mantle) and Yuvraj Menda (Dilton Doiley). Tudum also
witnessed a first-ever performance by the entire cast on the song Sunoh from
their upcoming film. Needless to say, the desi Archies gang ruled the stage and
how. The actors were seen dressed in the same clothes as they had worn during
the filming of the song while dancing their hearts out. The video was shared by
the official page of Netflix India alongside a caption that read, "The
Archies ka pehla performance!! (The first performance of The Archies). We have
no words because they stole ‘em all."
The teaser of the film was shared by Suhana Khan on Sunday with a
caption that read, "Are you ready to go back in time? Welcome to The
Archies." Within minutes, the Bollywood fraternity flocked to her comment
section to heap praises. Navya Nanda
simply wrote, "Woohooo," while Karan Johar and Bhavan Pandey gushed,
"Love." Koel Purie wrote, "What's not to LOVE about this,"
and yes, we totally agree with it.
Showcasing the Indian Adaptation of the beloved IP, Archies Comics, the
film is set in the 1960s, and takes audiences to the fictional hilly town of
Riverdale. The Archies is a coming-of-age musical following the lives of
Riverdale’s favourite set of teenagers - Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead,
Reggie, Ethel and Dilton. Seen through the lens of the unique Anglo-Indian
community, The Archies explores friendship, freedom, love, heartbreak and
Speaking about the experience of the event, Director Zoya Akhtar added:
“It is nothing short of awesome to be in São Paulo, showing the first look of
The Archies at Tudum. There are local Brazilian fans and people from across the
world virtually tuning in for the show. We are so far away from home and yet
receiving the loudest cheers which just reminds us that music, love, and
friendship are universal and have no barriers.
Check out the first look here. Stay tuned for more updates.