Ryan Robbins Joins Riverdale Season 4 As Brother Of Late Fred Andrews
Ryan Robbins is playing Frank Andrews, on the CW series Riverdale season 4. The hot-tempered Army veteran, Frank Andrews is recurring as a fresh addition in Andrews family. He is the younger brother of late Luke Perry’s character, Fred Andrews.
Riverdale Season 4 Cast Ryan Robbins As Frank Andrews
The KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Casey Cott, Cole Sprouse and Madelaine Petsch starrer Riverdale season 4 is currently streaming on CW. The series, in fact, is based on the characters from Archie Comics. This CW series is produced by Warner Bros. Television and CBS Television Studios, in association with Berlanti Productions.
As we all know that Fred Andrews died in the season 4 premiere. He passed away in an accident while trying to help somebody at the side of the road. His brother, in fact, is an ordinary worker who once was an ardent football player (during the high school days). The tough yet handsome teenager has created a lot of unwanted situations in his life. Whatever be his personality, there is a simple fact that the boy loved his elder brother Fred unconditionally.
Ryan Robbins A Perky Addition In Riverdale Characters
The boy who grows up under the shadow of his elder brother joined the army to explore his real identity. For some reason, Frank has to return home after three years of military service.
The newly added Riverdale Character is, however, a familiar face for television viewers. Robbins is the popular Noah Funk from crime drama series Pure. The second season of Pure has recently telecasted its finale episode on WGN America. Moreover, Robbins has also acted as Samuel Bly in Sacred Lies, a popular Facebook drama series.
Robbins’ Frank Andrews is a blue-collar, former high school football star – tough, brash, and charming. His temper and vices constantly get him into trouble. He’s lived in the shadow of Fred (the late Luke Perry), his beloved older brother since he was born. As a result, Frank joined the Army in search of his own identity. After three tours of duty, Frank Andrews is haunted and in need of a home.
The Storyline Of Riverdale Season 4
As a matter of fact, Late Luke Perry has played the character of Fred in the show. The premiere episode of season four, thus, paid tribute to this late legendary actor. His character also died as he was shown struck by a passing car. At that moment Fred Andrews was trying to help a stranger struggling with a flat tire. The stranger was no one but Perry’s longtime friend Shannen Doherty.
Moreover, the second episode of the season showcased the beginning of the school year in which a new principal joined Riverdale High. This twist will definitely bring some spices in the plot.
The CW renewed the series for a fourth season on January 31, 2019, consisting of 22 episodes. The fourth season of Riverdale premiered on October 9, 2019. Hence, Riverdale airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET on The CW.