Gossip Girl was one of the most popular television series in the second half of the 2000s, it set a trend in fashion and, without a doubt, it became a reference for dozens of people who enjoyed watching the life of the American elite, through the look of Serena van der Woodsen and Blair Waldorf.
The story began in 2007 and lasted until 2012, had six seasons, collected various awards around the world, inspired catwalks in the fashion industry, was the essence of many teenage stories and launched Blake Lively to stardom in Hollywood, Leighton Meester, Chace Crawford, Penn Badgley, and Ed Westwick.
However, after nine years “the best source of information on the scandalous life of the Manhattan elite” returned with a new story and a new cast that promises more revelations of secrets, coupled with the rise of technology and social networks that They will give a different perspective on the dissemination of information in different social circles.
What is known so far is that the first season of the reboot will have 10 episodes , which will be released week by week on the HBO Max platform . This Thursday, July 8, the first episode, titled Just Another Girl on the MTA , was released, with a duration of 59 minutes.
This new story is created by the same people who made the success of the original series possible, Josh Shwartz and Stephanie Savage , who assured The Hollywood Reporter that they were afraid to make the decision to tell a new plot, but that the circumstances were they lined up to make it possible.
“It’s something we’ve been talking about, just in terms of ‘is this something we want to explore?’, We’re also in love with the original series , we had amazing moments and it was a huge part of our lives. then the stars aligned and we had the chance to take the leap. Obviously it’s something we feel very passionate about. It seemed like the best moment and the best way to do it ” , they commented.
The premiere of the first episode has been released for a few hours and has already caused a stir on social networks , the name of the series is already a global trend in the main search engines and the memes were not long in being a means of criticism, accusations and catalysts of emotion before the return of the “XOXO” .
So far the fans have given acceptable reviews , at least for the first episode:
Although not so many spoilers have been spread on social networks, the truth is that many have been surprised by the plot and the characters in the reboot because themes that were not broadcast in 2007 will be addressed: