Two stars on the TV show 'Riverdale' are dating in real life — and it's every fan's dream come true


“Bughead” is real.

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The INSIDER Summary:

  • “Riverdale” actors Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse play TV couple Betty and Jughead.
  • Since March, fans have been speculating that the actors are dating.
  • Finally, Reinhart confirmed it in an Instagram put up on Friday.

Everyone’s favourite “Riverdale” couple is formally dating in real life.

In a brand new Instagram put up, actress Lili Reinhart, who performs Betty, shared a birthday message for actor Cole Sprouse, who performs Jughead, thanking him for making her previous 12 months memorable.

“To the man who has confirmed me extra lovely locations in this previous 12 months than I’ve ever seen in my complete life,” she wrote in the caption. “Happy birthday, Cole. Thank you for all of the adventures and here is to many extra.”

Betty and Jughead, named Bughead by fan’s who “ship” the couple, ended the first season collectively however not sure what the future was going to carry.

The real-life couple had been reported to be dating for some time now. Since March, fans have been speculating on-line and analyzing the actor’s interactions.

People reported in July that the couple was seen getting close at Comic-Con, however Reinhart’s Instagram is the first affirmation that they are certainly dating.

Bughead followers can count on some drama between the two lovebirds when “Riverdale” returns for its second season October 11.

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