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'Gossip Girl' spinoff not dead yet
The CW announced its schedule on Thursday (May 21) and picked up the new pilots "The Beautiful Life," "The Vampire Diaries" and "Melrose Place," plus "Parental Discretion Advised" for midseason. One hyped pilot conspicuously absent? The "Gossip Girl" spinoff, which aired as a backdoor pilot in May.
While rumors had spread for weeks that the Brittany Snow pilot was dead, The CW's Entertainment President Dawn Ostroff told reporters that that isn't quite the case.
"We do have room for another midseason show," she said. "In all honesty, the ‘Gossip Girl’ spinoff is the show that we’d love to find a place for as the season goes on."
Also expected to still have at least a faint pulse is the drama "Body Politic."