HelloUpper East Siders, your preferred vindictive queen is back.
Get prepared for some binge-worthy drama from the next generation of New York independent school teenagers due to the fact that the GossipGirl reboot is formally here. The revival of the renowned tv program premieres July 8, which implies a brand-new Serena Van Der Woodsen to look at, (ideally) a Blair Waldorf and Chuck Bass duo to swoon over and possibly even a brand-new “Lonely Boy.”
TheGossipGirl reboot was developed and composed by Joshua Safran, who was the executive manufacturer in the initial CW program. Like the OG series, it will be based upon the book by Cecily von Ziegesar.
“Nearly a years after the initial GossipGirl‘s site went dark, a brand-new generation of Upper East Side independent school teenagers are presented to the unforgiving and transformative truth of continuously social monitoring,” checks out the summary on HBO max. “Diving back into the scandalous lives of Manhattan’s elite, this extension of the pop culture classic explores just how much social media — and the landscape of New York City itself — has evolved since we last dished on the Met steps.”
We assembled all the must-know information about brand-new series, so you can be much better gotten ready for the long-awaited, juicy text from our preferred vindictive drama queen. (XOXO)
Who’s in the brand-new GossipGirl cast?
Fans were delighted to hear (actually) Kristen Bell as the voice of GG as soon as again. Though the reboot will concentrate on an entire brand-new cast, Safran stated in an interview with EntertainmentTonight that a look from the OG Upper East Siders isn’t out of the concern. “I would love for everyone to come back if they wanted to. The universe still exists. The characters talk about Serena, Blair, Chuck, Dan,” he stated.
Though it’s uncertain who may be the next Queen B, it’s time to fulfill the brand-new varied cast.
Canadian starlet and vocalist Jordan Alexander is playing Julien Calloway, a teen influencer. The Unbury the Biscuit and SacredLies star “brings the drama with the fashion,” and is prepared to serve appearances in the brand-new series. “I always try to channel any intimidation I might feel into energy that empowers me rather than makes me cower,” FASHION’ s May 2021 cover star informed us
SavannahSmith makes her on-screen launching as Monet deHaan “It’s already a dream to be able to be a part of this project, but on top of that I get to be a part of a greater responsibility that I feel as a Black, bisexual woman in the media,” she informed WonderlandMagazine
Model and skater Evan Mock is likewise making his very first look on screen. The 21- year-old, born in Hawaii, plays Akeno “Aki”Menzies In an interview with VanityFair, Mock explains the brand-new series as “woke,” “blunt,” and “graphic.”
Actress and artist Emily Alyn Lind, 19, plays Audrey Hope, the child of an athleisure designer (noise familiar?). In the GossipGirl teaser trailer, Lind is seen kissing necks withMock In an interview with Harper’s Bazaar, she stated her character is “really into traditional, old-fashion type things … into the finer things in life …[but] starting to question what more might be out there.” (Oh, B.)
EliBrown, best understood for his function in PrettyLittle Liars: The Perfectionists, is playing Otto “Obie” Bergman IV. According to the authorities GossipGirlInstagram, he will embody “privilege.” He informed W Magazine his character is “very flawed in a human way,” and “very, very, very, very, very wealthy.” Cough, Chuck Bass, cough.
Uganda- born Whitney Peak plays Zoya Lott, who shows Dan Humphrey qualities, according to Cosmopolitan The 17- year-old starlet has actually played many functions prior to being cast on GossipGirl, like Judith Blackwood in Netflix’s ChillingAdventures of Sabrina and smaller sized functions in the movies Molly’s Game and iZombie
Scottish star and vocalist Thomas Doherty plays MaxWolfe Some have actually hypothesized he will be the reboot’s sweetheart, however as a polyamorous pansexual. “Yes, I do get naked, and yes, I do indulge,” he informed Cosmopolitan
Rookie creator Tavi Gevinson is likewise in the series. She will be playing Kate Keller, a character who embodies “ambition.” In an interview with TeenVogue,Gevinson kept in mind that the initial program, if it were to air today, would most likely get a great deal of pushback and be thought about much more questionable than when it initially aired. “I believe that it’s a great time to [reimagine it],” she stated. “This cast and the storylines are much more inclusive. Obviously, it’s still a school and that world, and there’s still a lot of wealth. I think this reimagining takes its own characters to task for how they choose to wield the power they have.”
Mexican-American starlet Zi ón Moreno is playing stylist LunaLa As a transgender lady, Moreno formerly informed Netflix that she was bullied at school for being viewed as “weird.” She included that she understood her identity didn’t match the body she saw in the mirror and got significant assistance from her household when she chose to shift.
No slut shaming. No catfights. Those are not things I think require to be in this program for it to be enjoyable. Or any program? GG2 is sex favorable and our characters utilize their brains, not their brawn, to take you out!
— Joshua Safran (@Anthologist) May14, 2021
Even though a few of these characters sound strangely familiar, Safran tweeted in May that the GossipGirl reboot will not take part in a few of the more troublesome tropes from the initial series. “No slut shaming. No catfights. Those are not things I believe need to be in the show for it to be fun,” Safran stated. “Or any show? GG2 is sex positive and out characters use their brains, not their brawn, to take you out!” We enjoy to hear it, however some individuals have actually stated that ideally, this does not eliminate concerns that still do exist.
When showrunners do not comprehend how to really be progressive Show how to take on these concerns, not eliminate them. They still exist IRL! https://t.co/CCxvMtRzHq
— Sade Spence, Reporter (@Sade ASpence) May14, 2021
Where can I see the GossipGirl reboot trailer?
The teaser trailer for the 2021 reveal dropped at the end ofMay You can see the teaser on HBO Max’s You Tube Channel In early June, a longer take a look at the series struck the authorities Twitter page.
Your perseverance will be rewarded my dear fans, and this is rather the reward. Don’ t state I have actually never ever done anything for you. XOXO. pic.twitter.com/sjD9sG8Rbp
— Gossip Girl (@gossipgirl) June10, 2021
Where can I seeGossip Girl reboot?
TheGossipGirl reboot premieres on July 8 on HBO max. According to Deadline, HBO has actually purchased 10 hour-long episodes of the brand-new variation of GG and brand-new episodes will be launched onThursdays An HBO Max membership is $1499 a month for ad-free watching, or $9.99 a month with commercials. For simple watching in Canada, Crave likewise consists of a HBO package which can be included on to your membership for $9.99
XOXO, delighted viewing!