Abruptly, we’re in 2007.
Whereas some followers are constructing shrines to those photos of the new Gossip Girl cast on the steps of the Met, the Meester-Brody family is a bit more chill concerning the reboot. Adam Brody, previously The OC’s Seth Cohen, advised The Wall Street Journal he and his ex–Higher East Sider wife, Leighton Meester, gained’t be bingeing the brand new collection, however, eh, they’ll most likely give it a whirl. “I extremely doubt we’ll watch it entrance to again,” he admitted. “I don’t suppose we’re the viewers, however I’m positive we’ll dip our toes in.” They have to, if at the very least for outdated occasions’ sake. Meester’s efficiency as Blair Waldorf helped make the CW teen drama so iconic that it wanted to be rebooted simply eight years after it ended. Now 41 and 34, respectively, Brody says he and Meester are extra into films like David Fincher’s Mank and exhibits like The Crown, regardless of their historical past with teen dramas.
Unique creators Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage are government producing the reboot together with author and showrunner Joshua Safran. The brand new Gossip Woman stars Emily Alyn Lind, Whitney Peak, Tavi Gevinson, Thomas Doherty, Eli Brown, Johnathan Fernandez, Jason Gotay, Adam Chanler-Berat, Zión Moreno, Laura Benanti, and, in fact, Kristen Bell because the voice of Gossip Woman. You understand you like her. Meester, Blake Lively, Penn Badgley, and all the opposite OGs gained’t have to fret about watching the following era of Higher East Siders for a while. On account of international manufacturing points raised by the coronavirus, the brand new Gossip Woman isn’t out till later in 2021. XOXO for now.