The creator of ‘Riverdale’ or ‘The chilling adventures of Sabrina’, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, prepares for HBO Max a reboot of ‘Little Liars’. Thus the series starring Sasha Pieterse, Shay Mitchell, Lucy Hale, Ashley Benson and Troian Bellisario, and that we said goodbye to just four years ago, will have a new life on the small screen by the hand of Chandler Kinney, Maia Reficco or Bailee Madison.
At the moment few details are known of this new proposal that will not be set in Rosewood, a small town that A terrorized in the original series, but will take place in Millwood, and will focus on a new group of teenagers who they are being harassed as a result of a “sin” committed by their parents decades ago. Developing its plot today, 20 years after what happened in ‘Little Liars’, ‘Original Sin’ will try to recover the essence of that fiction created by I. Marlene King, but with a touch something scarier.
At least that’s what Hale says, an actress who, although she wanted to clarify, in statements to Variety, that the original series team would not be involved, says that have you heard some detail about the tone of the new project. “As far as I know, no one from the original is involved in any way, And from what I’ve heard it’s going to be very dark“.
A new try
‘Original Sin’ is by no means the first time that it has tried to replicate the tremendous success of ‘Little Liars’, in fact this reboot comes after two spin-offs that did not finish working. “Ravenswood”, with Tyler Blackburn at the helm and a single season, in the end did not work; nor did ‘Pretty Little Liars: Perfectionists’, which, Despite having two of the protagonists of the original, Pieterse and Janel Parrish, it failed to renew for a second season. Will ‘Original Sin’ have more luck?