Tell us what you like about the (now-previous) revival of HBO Max. gossip girl: I didn’t shy away from putting my budget on screen. From the extravagant homes of Manhattan’s young socialites to their extravagant fashions and extravagant lifestyles, the show was dedicated to embodying the world of high society.
This has become a pretty serious problem.The show was recently canceled on Cancel Happy Streaming service, which was reportedly looking for a new network that might be willing to pay the bills for its expensive taste. This is according to a post-mortem interview with series creator Josh Safran. vanity fair This week is about the apparent impossibility facing the possibility of a revival of revivals.
“It costs a lot of money to look this good,” Saffron pointed out in an interview, noting that the only way the show can really break even is dragon houseor the premiere of a recent hit Last of Us(He also says, “Who even knows what someone’s numbers are?”, which is one of the giant question marks of the streaming age.)
When it comes to actually finding a new home, Saffron isn’t optimistic:
I think we are going nowhere. We are also very expensive. I am very grateful to have been given it. We were able to host the event in the biggest venues in New York with so many extras, but none of us working on the show, the actors, the crew, can’t believe we’re allowed I think. And it costs a lot of money. But it’s all on screen. I think this show is more gorgeous than any show on TV. Everyone is cutting costs so I doubt we’ll go somewhere else.
Saffron said she wanted a fourth season to cover her first semester at Constance Billard. (And note that he and his writers had already created a mini-writer’s room to sketch more concrete plans for the third season. That said, the streamer was kind enough to allow him to “go back and fix a few things for the finale at the end.” It’s not all that involved, but the story engine for Season 3 started at the end of Season 2, so we’ve removed it.”
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