HBO Max’s Gossip Girl reboot may focus on a new generation of New York socialites, but if fans of the original CW series pay close attention, they can still spot plenty of updates about their favorite classic characters.
From vague references to Nate Archibald and Dan Humphrey to an actual appearance by Georgina Sparks’ son Milo, the new series takes every opportunity to honor the legacy that allowed it to exist.
And while there are only a few updates to share at the moment, showrunner Joshua Safran assures TVLine, “There are more returning characters coming” in the second half of the season, adding, “We’re going to have a lot of fun.”
Read on to see what the reboot has taught us about the original Gossip Girl crew, then drop a comment with your thoughts. Which other characters do you want to hear from?