Sarah Michelle Gellar’s Television Comeback with ‘Ringer’ | Haider Rifaat
All SMG (Sarah Michelle Gellar) fans would be excited for her comeback to the TV Series “Ringer”, picked up by CW Network who have several hit shows such as “One Tree Hill”, “The Vampire Diaries” and “Gossip Girl” to their credentials. ‘Ringer’ is a modern day drama and thriller series which focuses on two twin sisters “Bridget and Siobhan” (both played by Sarah Michelle Gellar) who have a bounty on themselves. Bridget and Siobhan had suffered a traumatic tragedy in their past years. Bridget, who finds a way to escape her woes settles in her sisters life and despite growing apart from one another, she finds out that her sister, Siobhan is facing a hit out on her as well. Bridget, eventually falls under the suspicion of Siobhan’s husband (played by Ioan Gruffudd) and many other characters in the show as well. The main idea of this modern day thriller is not to trust anyone.
After being an overachiever in the hit TV series “Buffy The Vampire Slayer”, this is the second series where Gellar is set to star in. The details of “Ringer” were released in early January, 2011. A mini-fan trailer was also released on YouTube regarding the show which managed to garner more than twenty thousand views in just six months! The show is set to release in the coming fall of 2011 and Sarah is ready for a comeback. In the previous years, Sarah was set to star in the TV series “The Wonderful Malady’s” which HBO did not pick up. The cast details have been released and the executive producers are; Sarah Michelle Gellar (herself), Peter Traugott and Pam Veasey. It has been officially created by Eric Charmelo and Nicole Snyder. Recently, it was announced that the production and the filming of the show began on the 11th of March, in New York City. New couples coupled with a new concept and Sarah is set to play a double role. It acts as a definite treat for all the fans of Sarah Michelle Gellar. Ioan Gruffudd, Kristoffer Polaha and Nestor Carbonell are also the main characters in “Ringer.” Most recently, it was announced that ‘Ringer” would debut on The CW Network this fall on September 13th.