Luke Perry's final scenes on US drama series Riverdale will air this week, following his death last month.

Perry died following a stroke at the age of 52 on March 4.

The actor played Fred Andrews on the show, and he will make his final appearance this week when Netflix release Thursday's episode. The episode will first air on The CW in the US on Wednesday night.

Riverdale show-runner Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa confirmed this week's episode would be Perry's last, posting a picture of Perry as Fred on Twitter.

"This week's #Riverdale is the last episode Luke filmed," he captioned the image.

"As always, Fred's imparting words of wisdom to Archie. A beautiful, true moment between a father and his son. Wish these scenes could go on forever."

Production on Riverdale was halted following Perry's tragic passing and all episodes for the rest of the season will be dedicated to his memory.

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