Despite having a strong series debut in 2021, HBO Max has officially decided not to renew Joshua Safran’s series. Gossip girl revival for a third season. The teen drama will air its final episode next Thursday, January 26.
“We are so grateful to showrunner/executive producer Joshua Safran, and executive producers Stephanie Savage and Josh Schwartz for bringing us back to the Upper East Side and all the scandals of Constance Billard,” HBO Max said in a statement (via on The deadline). “Even though we didn’t improve in the third season of Gossip girlwe thank them for the compelling love triangles, calculated backstabbing, and impeccable fashion this series brought to a new audience.”
Based on the best-selling novels by Cecily von Ziegesar and the original show, Gossip girl written and executive produced by Joshua Safran, who also serves as showrunner. Starring Jordan Alexander, Eli Brown, Thomas Doherty, Tavi Gevinson, Emily Alyn Lind, Evan Mock, Zion Moreno, Whitney Peak, Savannah Lee Smith, and Grace Duah.
“It’s the second semester of Junior year, and Gossip Girl leaves no stone unturned in her quest to control the scandalous lives/spinning scandalous lies of Manhattan’s elite,” reads the synopsis . “He’s learned a thing or two from his first tour – namely, what his audience wants, they get. It’s time for him to bring the heat back to the buzzing (Julien, have you met Monet?) as well as see his own impact and how he can make it more dangerous than ever. Even if that means lying to do it. Old enemies, new allies, always shifting sands – this semester, there can only be one queen, and at the end of the school year, everyone will know where the bodies are buried and who holds the shovel.
Gossip girl produced by Fake Empire and Alloy Entertainment in association with Warner Bros. Television and CBS Studios. Executive producers also include Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage of Fake Empire, Leslie Morgenstein, and Gina Girolamo of Alloy Entertainment. Fake Empire’s Lis Rowinski serves as co-executive producer