‘Riverdale’ star Camila Mendes spoke EXCLUSIVELY with HL about Veronica and Archie’s future, Chad’s attainable return, and extra.
Veronica and Archie are formally again collectively on Riverdale. She’s put her husband, Chad, prior to now and is looking forward to a future with Archie. Earlier than they obtained again collectively, Archie admitted that he’d been hooking up with Betty. HollywoodLife requested Camila Mendes if Veronica holds something towards Betty and Archie for going there, given their historical past.
“I feel she’s put that previously,” Camila advised HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVE whereas selling her partnership with Secret Deoderant. “Veronica has at all times been a really forward-thinking particular person. She doesn’t wish to linger on issues. She form of strikes on shortly. It’s like, alright, that occurred. On to the subsequent factor. I feel she mentioned it actually completely with Archie. She’s solely targeted on the current and what you need proper now. It doesn’t actually matter what occurred prior to now. They’re adults now. It’s been seven years. Recover from it.”
Every thing appears excellent for Veronica and Archie once more, however what about Chad? Veronica advised him she wished a divorce, however he doesn’t appear the kind to go away quietly. “Our showrunner doesn’t actually inform us. He likes to maintain us on the sting of our seats, too,” Camila mentioned about what’s subsequent. “So I truly don’t know what the take care of Chad is, and when he’s coming again, and the way he’s coming again. However I’ve a sense one thing’s going to occur.”
Veronica and her father, Hiram, stay at odds. Camila doesn’t assume they’ll ever have a standard father-daughter dynamic. “I truthfully don’t assume they’d ever be comfortable attending to that place,” Camila continued. “I feel they love having that pressure on a regular basis, having any individual to battle with, and having any individual to problem them. To be trustworthy, I feel they’re the 2 individuals on the earth that actually do problem one another. So in that method, they really want one another.”
Along with Riverdale, Camila has one other undertaking lined up. “I’m actually excited a few undertaking I’ve over hiatus referred to as Strangers,” she revealed. “I’ve been texting the director Jennifer Kaytin Robinson. We’re form of from the identical space of South Florida, so we actually get one another on a deep religious degree. She and I are already form of texting forwards and backwards nonstop. We’re each tremendous excited.”
Camila additionally shared how her magnificence routine has modified since she started starring on Riverdale. “I’d say my self-care routine has modified greater than something,” she advised HollywoodLife. “I feel magnificence is just about the identical. I’ve at all times accomplished the identical issues. However I do have a look at magnificence now from a perspective of well being. I feel I at all times type of have, however I feel I worth that extra. Once I do go to get facials, they’re at all times like, you’re getting blemishes up right here since you’re dehydrated. You’re not consuming sufficient water. I feel an enormous a part of skincare is simply what you’re placing into your physique. It exhibits once we’re being wholesome and staying energetic and consuming proper… Your pores and skin glows. I feel that’s one thing that’s actually underrated.”
The actress partnered with Secret Deoderant in 2019. She opened about why she was drawn to the widely-known model. “I really like that Secret has at all times felt like a model that empowers girls,” she mentioned. “I really feel like they’re a model made by girls for ladies, and I feel that’s one thing actually highly effective.”