Josie and the Pussycats is a series and fictional comic book group from the publisher Archie Comics.
The band, which specializes in rock 'n' roll, is made up of three girls: the red Josie McCoy , the blonde Melody Valentine and the brunette Valerie Smith . In addition to benefiting from their own series of comics, they make recurring appearances in other publications of the publisher.
They have experienced several adaptations in series of animations but also in the cinema.
Josie and her group are introduced for the first time in a Josie-themed comic series entitled She's Josie. They then meet the other characters of the publisher in the twenty-third issue of Archie's Pals 'n' Gals>.