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This Week in TV: Holiday Specials Galore, ‘The Beatles: Get Back,’ ‘Hogwarts Tournament’

Christmas movies have been airing since before Halloween, and CBS has already aired Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer this year. But with Thanksgiving on Thursday, the TV holiday season really begins in earnest. The broadcast networks are filled with specials over the next seven days, and streaming and cable premieres (holiday themed or not) are plentiful […]

How to Dress Like Your Favorite ‘Gossip Girl’ Reboot Character

Spoiler alert: Some of the exact pieces seen in episode one are still available — here's how to get them online now.

‘Gossip Girl’ Renewed for Second Season on HBO Max

XOXO: HBO Max is extending the run of its Gossip Girl update. The WarnerMedia-owned streaming service has renewed Gossip Girl for a second season. The pickup comes midway through the show’s 12-episode first season, the second half of which is slated to begin in November. The new series takes place in the same Upper East […]

‘Gossip Girl’ Actress Yin Chang Says Character Was Rewritten Into Asian Stereotype on CW Series

Yin Chang is reflecting on the differences in her character’s treatment on the original Gossip Girl and the new HBO Max incarnation, revealing that her character’s part was rewritten into a stereotype for the pilot after she read sides that had “more complexity and nuance” for her character, Nelly Yuki. In a new interview for […]

‘Gossip Girl’ Team on How Series Premiere Twist Makes Reboot “Something Different”

[The following story contains spoilers for the first episode of HBO Max’s Gossip Girl reboot.] Viewers of HBO Max’s Gossip Girl reboot likely found themselves saying “OMFG” as the series premiere revealed the identity of Gossip Girl in its first episode. And this time, it’s the teachers who are keeping a close eye on the […]

This Week in TV: ‘Gossip Girl’ Reborn, MLB All-Stars, More Sharks

A staple of aughts pop culture gets a new look this week when Gossip Girl returns with an update on HBO Max. The coming seven days also feature the return of Shark Week to Discovery, baseball’s All-Star Game and an update of former TNT series Leverage, among other premieres. Below is The Hollywood Reporter‘s rundown of premieres, […]

Next Big Thing: Whitney Peak on How ‘Gossip Girl’ Reboot Reflects “Today’s Society”

Growing up in Uganda, Whitney Peak didn’t watch much TV. That all changed when her family moved to Canada when she was 9 and she discovered the Disney Channel. “Lizzie McGuire, That’s So Raven — all of that was my shit,” she says. So when she was 13 and heard a radio ad offering kids […]

‘Gossip Girl’ Team on Streaming Shift, Reboot’s Different Perspective on Privilege

When the original Gossip Girl premiered on the CW in the fall of 2007, it arrived just prior to the streaming revolution. And those who were obsessed with the pop-culture phenomenon knew the best way to stay up on all the Upper East Side drama was to tune in when it aired on TV. Indeed, […]

HBO Max’s ‘Gossip Girl’: TV Review

Creators Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage and showrunner Joshua Safran hit the Upper East Side for another chronicle of licentious teenagers and the online presence who torments them.

‘TV’s Top 5’: Best Shows of 2021 (So Far); Plus an Interview With the ‘Gossip Girl’ Boss

Welcome to Episode 126 of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter‘s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the latest TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners, executive and other guests, and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or skip, as the […]

HBO Max’s ‘Gossip Girl’ Update to Air on The CW

Gossip Girl is sorta coming home to The CW. The broadcast network will air the series premiere of the Josh Safran-led reboot the day after its debut on subscription streamer HBO Max. The new Gossip Girl will debut Thursday, July 8, on WarnerMedia-backed HBO Max, with The CW — home to the show’s original six […]

‘Gossip Girl’ Reboot First Trailer Released by HBO Max

“This just in. There’s a big secret amongst the ruling class at Constance Billard.” Nine years after getting shut down, Gossip Girl is back and she’s got all the goods on the spoilt rich kids of the Upper East Side in the first full trailer of the HBO Max reboot of the show, the original […]