Press pictures from the approaching Gossip Woman reboot have been released this week, creating an entire lot extra buzz round what was already one of many buzziest TV releases of 2021. The pictures characteristic the brand new GG technology sprawled throughout the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork in New York Metropolis—catnip to followers of the unique collection, which first aired in 2007 and completed in 2012.
The primary Gossip Woman made international stars of its forged, together with Blake Energetic and Leighton Meester—and is prone to do the identical for these concerned within the reboot. However whereas the likes of Emily Alyn Lind, Jordan Alexander and Whitney Peak are unlikely to ring any bells, there’s one acquainted face in amongst the brand new lineup: 24-year-old Tavi Gevinson.
Gevinson skyrocketed to fame within the early 2010s as a teenage publishing prodigy, incomes the media trade’s respect along with her digital (and ultimately print) journal Rookie. Rookie turned a useful resource for inventive, angsty teenagers grappling with identification and trying to find like-minded folks on-line. Its editorial combine—style and feminism, earlier than the mix hit the mainstream—paved the way in which for publications like the present iteration of Teen Vogue. Gevinson earned write-ups in The New Yorker and The Guardian. The clincher? She was solely 15.
From Rookie‘s launch in 2011, Gevinson turned a fixture on the style circuit and a budding media darling. That was till 2018, when Gevinson immediately introduced the journal’s quick closure. Within the intervening two years she has stored a comparatively low profile, pursuing performing—largely on Broadway. However all that’s prone to change with the approaching launch of Gossip Woman. Particulars of her particular function haven’t been revealed, however she’ll be a core forged member and—if press pictures are something to go by—will win over the web along with her Rookie-esque outfits.
Determined to start out watching the brand new collection? It’ll frustrate you to know that it was as a consequence of seem on screens this 12 months, however has been postponed to 2021 as a consequence of Covid-19. A selected date hasn’t been revealed but, however at the least we’ll have these BTS photos (and the rumours that Leighton Meester, Chace Crawford and Ed Westwick are making cameos) to maintain us till then.