Massive information on the Gossip Woman revival entrance. There was a brand new forged addition to the collection, and it has been revealed that Karena Evans will direct episodes of the revival set for HBO Max.
Per Deadline, Laura Benanti is becoming a member of Emily Alyn Lind, Tavi Gevinson, Whitney Peak, Eli Brown, Johnathan Fernandez, Jordan Alexander, Savannah Smith, Evan Mock, Jason Gotay, Thomas Doherty, Adam Chanler-Berat, Savannah Smith, and Zion Moreno on the collection.
This drama collection will observe a brand new group of private-school teenagers in New York, and the present will exhibit the affect social media has had within the eight years because the authentic collection ended.
As for Evans, HBO Max revealed extra about her directing the collection in a press launch.
“HBO Max has tapped award-winning director Karena Evans to direct the pilot and second episode of the upcoming collection Gossip Woman set to launch in 2021. Based mostly on the unique CW present (2007-2012) and bestselling novels by Cecily von Ziegesar, the reimagined drama finds a brand new era of New York personal college teenagers being launched to social surveillance eight years after the unique blogger’s web site went darkish.
“Josh Safran has discovered an ideal associate in Karena as an example how the panorama of social media, the higher east facet and the world have modified since Gossip Woman premiered 13 years in the past,” stated Sarah Aubrey, head of authentic content material, HBO Max. “Moreover, her ardour for inclusive storytelling matches Josh’s and we’re proud to have her on this journey with us.”
Immersing herself within the leisure world, Evans has shortly turn out to be one in all most sought-after abilities and is decided to signify the unrepresented. She soared into the highlight in 2018 directing music movies for Drake, starring within the critically acclaimed function movie, “Firecrackers” and being honored with the Prism Prize Lipsett Award for her method to music video artwork, making her the primary girl ever to obtain the celebrated award.
“I couldn’t be extra excited for Karena to launch the brand new collection,” stated Joshua Safran, author and government producer of the collection. “Her imaginative and prescient, voice, and fervour are incomparable. It’s an honor and a privilege to get to work together with her, and I can’t wait for everybody to see what she has deliberate.”
A premiere date for the Gossip Woman revival has not but been set.
What do you think? Are you planning to take a look at the brand new Gossip Woman on HBO Max?