Original cast member of Gossip Girls makes cameo in reboot: ‘OMG memories!’ ’.
Fans of GOSSIP GIRL have been adoring HBO Max’s remake of the famous adolescent drama, and they were blown away when an original cast member made an unexpected cameo in the most recent episode.
After a recent premiere on HBO Max, the remake of the CW’s hugely popular series is proving to be just as popular. Fans are hoping that some of the original characters will return in the future, and their wish was granted when magazine editor Nelly Yuki (Yin Chang) came to interrupt a Halloween party.
The announcement of a reboot of the iconic CW series astonished and excited viewers, but showrunner Joshua Safran has assured that the new series will be substantially different.
While fans of the original series have been noticing small references to the show’s predecessor, a recent cameo proved to be the finest of them all, with fans ecstatic.
Yin Chang, who played Nelly Yuki, Queen B Blair Waldorf’s (Leighton Meester) former academic adversary, made a brief appearance in the reboot’s Halloween episode.
“Oh wait, I guess I forgot to say tomorrow’s Gossip Girl contains an ACTUAL returning cast member from the original!” Safran teased on Twitter prior to the episode airing.
Fans were curious as to who would emerge next after original cast member Azhy Robertson, who played Georgina Sparks’ (Michelle Trachtenberg) son Milo, initially appeared in the revival.
Viewers were ecstatic to see Nelly make a cameo during a party scene, and many were astonished that she was picked as the main character.
It was revealed that magazine reporter Obie (Ellie Brown) works for Nelly, who graduated from the original series and went on to become a successful editor.
Fans flocked to Twitter to express their delight over Nelly’s brief visit, with one user writing: “Omg Nelly Yuki!” “I doubt the new Gossip Girl iteration has a baddie b like Nelly Yuki.” (sp) “NELLY YUKIII!!!!!” exclaimed another viewer, evidently missing Nelly’s presence on the new series. oh omg every single ep Gossip Girl releases is absolutely more wholesome than the last I’m love the depth,” another commented. “Our very own, Nelly Yuki [star emoji]B will always be proud of you girl!” someone else said. #GossipGirl #gossipgirlhbomax.” (sp) The comments continued to pour in. “Brinkwire News in Condensed Form.”