The Gossip Lady reboot released its first legit trailer on June 9, and let’s appropriate advise we’re undecided if we’re ready for the darker, steamier update on the traditional sequence. Goodbye, CW—hey, HBO Max.
There’s appropriate so unprecedented to be inquisitive about: Roughly 45 seconds into the trailer, or not it’s obvious the sequence—which used to be developed by customary GG creator Joshua Schwartz—goes to give an clarification for critics of a reboot horrid. Any grumblings about this being an inexpensive imitation of the distinctive is usually silenced after watching, since the reboot looks so a form of from the distinctive. Serena and Blair would be proud.
Don’t mediate us? Grasp a explore for yourself:
One part that is barely just like the distinctive is that Kristen Bell is returning to verbalize the atrocious Gossip Lady narrator. On the other hand, the solid is a lot extra various than the OG (not that it used to be tough—the predominant iteration used to be mostly white). Plus, there are LGBTQ+ lead characters. We esteem to explore it!
One fan tweeted, “Okay I was skeptical about the gossip girl remake..reboot…sequel (?) however omg the trailer looks so pleasing??? And adore gargantuan various!! Hype???”
One other added, “How am I speculated to head to work and sit down through four meetings when the gossip girl reboot trailer is out and I haven’t dissected it body by body yet.” Which… same.
As an alternate of Gossip Lady being an anonymous blogger, the drama now comes from an Instagram memoir. However that does not imply any individual from the distinctive solid (adore GG himself) received’t fabricate an appearance within the Gossip Lady reboot.
“We’ve reached out to all of them to let them perceive it used to be occurring, and we’d love for them to be spirited on the occasion that they have to be alive to, however undoubtedly didn’t wish to fabricate it contingent upon [them being involved],” Schwartz stated at the Television Critics Association summer season press tour, in step with Entertainment Tonight. “They played these characters for six years, and within the occasion that they felt adore they had been pleasing with that, we would like to admire that, however obviously…it might be gargantuan to explore them all over again.”
In the duration in-between, ogle you July 8 on HBO Max.