Kelly Ripa to Guest Star on 'Riverdale' as Hiram's Mistress

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Kelly Ripa is headed to Riverdale!

The TV star will be appearing as Hiram Lodge's mistress, Mrs. Mulwray, in an upcoming episode of the CW drama, starring opposite her real-life husband, Mark Consuelos, ET can confirm.

"Confident and tough... she's a beautiful, icy, femme fatale who gets caught up in a conspiracy that's much bigger than she initially realized," reads a character description for the role.

Ripa shared the news on her Instagram account, posting a pic of herself showing plenty of leg while lounging in a short black dress on the Riverdale set.

"It’s a family affair........Hiram’s mistress. 23 years of auditioning for a role i was born to play," she captioned the sultry pic. "Coming soon to the @thecwriverdale."

The Live With Kelly and Ryan host will actually be the third member of her family to join the show. Ripa and Consuelos' 18-year-old son, Michael, is set to appear in Wednesday's flashback episode, playing a younger version of Hiram.

See more from the star-studded family in the video below. Riverdale airs Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on The CW.

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