For all the Gossip Girl fans out there, here is a good news for you. HBO is coming up with a series reboot. The series is reported to be set in a timeline that is eight years ahead after the last season ended.
— Silvia Silvestri (@silvia_silves) July 18, 2019
Gossip Girl – Ten brand new episodes
HBO max is coming up with ten brand new episodes. Each episode will be of one hour. This upcoming streaming service is in collaboration with Warner Media. There are no clear details about the release date as well as the cast of the new series.
Just like the original series this spin-off is expected to gain an extravagant fan base. This new spin-off will introduce us to a brand new set of teenagers from Manhattan. The series is expected to focus on their interactions with social media. The impact of the internet and social media is the predictable focus of the series.
#GossipGirl is coming back. WarnerMedia’s forthcoming streaming platform #HBOMax has ordered 10-episode reboot of the show that become a pop-culture phenomenon a decade ago. The series will focus on how social media has changed.
— Need 2 Know (@Need2Know) July 18, 2019
The original Gossip girl starred Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Ed Westwick, and Penn Badgley. It was released in the year 2007 and streamed till 2012. The narration of the episodes was done by Kristen Bell who is popular from the series “The Good Place”. The series had a serious fan base. The one hundred and twenty-one episodes are still trending on Netflix.
— ✰ 𝔸𝕟𝕕𝕣𝕖𝕒 ✰ (@andrea_rruano) July 18, 2019
HBO’s other exciting reboots
HBO is in the mood to revive the deep-rooted love for a number of other series as well. Thereby it is planning to reboot a number of other series which includes, The Twilight Zone, Beverly Hills, Magnum P.I. and Charmed.
— Brandon Katz (@Great_Katzby) July 9, 2019
Stephanie Savage and Josh Schwartz are the creators as well as executive producers of the show while Joshua Safran will do the scriptwriting for the series.
HBO max is also set to own the streaming rights to Pretty Little Liars, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and friends. It is rumored that the channel is planning to launch a new series starring Anna Kendrick as well as Kaley Cuoco.
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