iconic actor quits Netflix series after 4 seasons
Posted on Friday, October 8, 2021 at 10:18 a.m.
Caramba! Present since season 2 of “Riverdale”, Mark Consuelos leaves the series.
This news will not please fans of the Netflix series! While he played for 4 seasons the character of Hiram Lodge, the father of Veronica, played by Camila Mendes, the actor Mark Consuelos announced that he was leaving “Riverdale”.
In a press release, relayed by Télé 7 Jours, the actor wishes to show his gratitude to the team and the fans of the series: ” First of all, I would like to thank Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (editor’s note: the showrunner) for this incredible opportunity. Playing such a bad character had never felt so good. Many thanks to the Riverdale fans, the brilliant team, the incredible cast, who I consider friends and family today.
Attention spoilers !
Present since the second season of “Riverdale”, the character played by Mark Consuelos leaves the series in the last episode of season 5, available on Netflix. Indeed, Hiram fled Riverdale after a video revealed by Veronica and Archie shows Hiram killing Vito …
However, it is not impossible to see him return either. Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, the creator of the series, leaves a door open for his character: ” From the moment Mark joined us, he was up to anything, one hundred percent determined to make Archie’s life hell. We wish Mark the best and hope this is not the last time we see Hiram Lodge ”, He declared, in a press release taken up by Ciné Séries.