Hear up, Higher East Siders: there isn’t any romance too attractive—or too salacious—for Gossip Girl‘s prying eyes.
The beloved teen drama was rebooted on HBO Max in July with a brand new star-studded cast and a slew of celeb cameos, nevertheless it takes various binges to completely unravel the various love triangles, squares and sure, even pentagons, surrounding fictional prestigious prep college Constance Billard St. Jude’s Faculty. That is the one geometry class we’re positive to get an A in.
Half-sisters Julien “JC” Calloway (Jordan Alexander) and Zoya Jane Lott (Whitney Peak) lastly meet in-person after years of being saved aside by their fathers, performed by Luke Kirby and Jonathan Fernandez, respectively. But, it is one other man that in the end comes between them: JC’s humanitarian boyfriend Obie (Eli Brown).
In the meantime, long-time lovers Audrey Hope (Emily Alyn Lind) and Aki Menzies (Evan Mock) are each secretly crushing on the varsity’s bisexual Casanova, Max Wolfe (Thomas Doherty), who solely appears to have eyes for attractive professor Rafa Caparros (Jason Gotay). After all, nameless Instagram account Gossip Girl is there to tease the untrue and sling a highlight on any infidelities, the extra scandalous, the higher.