The first trailer for HBO Max's upcoming reboot of Gossip Girl has been released, take a look here.

The original series ran from 2007-2012 and starred Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley and Chace Crawford as privileged students living in Manhattan's Upper East Side.

Set eight years after the original show, the revival will see a new generation of New York private school teens become tormented by the social surveillance of Gossip Girl.

The jam-packed sneak peek of the reboot sees the popular gang in Manhattan's Upper East Side welcome a new student into their friend group, who soon cosies up to one of their boyfriends.

However, they've got a bigger problem to worry about. "There's a big secret amongst the ruling class at Constance Billard," the anonymous titular blogger warns.

The reboot stars Jordan Alexander, Eli Brown, Thomas Doherty, Tavi Gevinson, Emily Alyn Lind and Evan Mock.

Kristen Bell, who voiced Gossip Girl in the original show, will be returning as narrator for the 10-episode series.

The reboot will start streaming on HBO Max on July 8 in the US.

The streaming service is not available in Ireland and no date for Gossip Girl's release has been announced.

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