Year 2020 is sure looking great for gossip! 2020 will be an important one for S & B fans as a reboot of Gossip Girl is under way. But how will the show be without S & B? Or will we be catching the gals in this one too?
The rumors had been circulating for quite some time now and looks like they were true after all. An EP of the original series Joshua Safran confirmed the reboot. He will be writing and producing the new show which he termed as an “extension” of the original. Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage the creators of the original show are also on board.
Not much has been revealed regarding the plot however the logline suggests on what to expect. Looks like news will be spreading around like wildfire with social media now involved in the show, as a new generation of teens will be introduced to Gossip Girl.The show will also stress how New York has changed over time!
“Eight years after the original website went dark, a new generation of New York private school teens are introduced to the social surveillance of Gossip Girl. The prestige series will address just how much social media — and the landscape of New York itself — has changed in the intervening years.”
The original series that aired on CW starred Blake Lively, Penn Badgley, Leighton Meester, Chace Crawford and Ed Westwick. The reboot will be airing on HBO Max.