Bell will reprise her narrator role in the upcoming version from the original series writer and executive producer, Quantico creator Joshua Safran; Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage’s Fake Empire; Alloy Entertainment; Warner Bros. TV; and CBS Television Studios. Bell’s deal has been in the works since the summer.
Like the original series, the new iteration of Gossip Girl, written by Safran, is based on the book by Cecily von Ziegesar. The logline: Eight years after the original website went dark, a new generation of New York private school teens is introduced to the social surveillance of Gossip Girl. The series will address just how much social media — and