There's a super awkward love triangle between those three, until the girl-next-door begins dating the delinquent best friend of the boy-next-door, which causes some awkward tension.
The girl-next-door throws a surprise birthday party for her delinquent boyfriend, who hates birthdays and gets upset. Just try and tell us these scenes aren't identical:
Guys, there's even an inappropriate relationship between a student and a teacher:
It's actually not surprising that these series have similarities despite airing decades apart, as they share an executive producer. Greg Berlanti was a writer and executive producer of the creek back in the 90s, and he's currently at the helm of the Netflix series.
Seriously, if Dawson's Creek and How To Get Away With Murder had a baby, it would be called Riverdale. If you're not already a fan, we guarantee your inner 90s child will be once you start binge watching.