Ringer is an American thriller crime drama television series that initially aired on The CW from September 13, to April 17, Ringer received mixed reviews, though most critics praised Gellar's performance. Fearing that Macawi, who has already murdered several witnesses linking him to previous crimes, will also kill her, Bridget flees to New York to meet her estranged twin sister Siobhan also played by Gellar. Soon after Bridget's arrival in New York, Siobhan, who had kept her sister's existence secret from her family, appears to commit suicide by jumping into the ocean. Bridget then assumes Siobhan's identity and tries to fit in among Siobhan's wealthy social circle, including Siobhan's husband Andrew Ioan Gruffudd , stepdaughter Juliet Zoey Deutch , best friend Gemma Tara Summers , and Gemma's husband Henry Kristoffer Polaha with whom Siobhan had been having an affair. Bridget's life becomes more complicated as she discovers that her sister was hiding secrets of her own and that someone is trying to kill Siobhan as well. The pilot was announced in early for CBS.
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As the vow renewal nears, Bridget realizes she first needs to tell Andrew the truth about who she really is. Still posing as Siobhan, Bridget admits to Agent Machado that someone tried to kill her months earlier and she thought it was Andrew. Justin Bruening and Andrea Roth guest star. Catherine's plan to drive Andrew and Bridget, posing as Siobhan, apart unravels.
The Ringer is a sports and pop culture website and podcast network, founded by sportswriter Bill Simmons in The Ringer was launched in by Bill Simmons, who brought along several editors who had previously worked with him on Grantland , an ESPN -owned blog he operated from to The website was previously published on the Medium platform. The union was voluntarily recognized by the Ringer's management four days later. On February 5, , subscription music streaming service Spotify announced that it would acquire The Ringer for an undisclosed amount. The purchase is intended primarily to bolster its roster of in-house podcasts. The sale is expected to be completed in early ; Spotify chief content officer Dawn Ostroff stated that Simmons was "one of the brightest minds in the game and he has successfully innovated as a writer and content creator across mediums and platforms. Like the content on the website, the Ringer's podcast network covers both sports and pop culture.