As of today, it’s exactly ten years since the pilot episode of Gossip Girl debuted, introducing us both to the scandalous lives of Manhattan’s elite, and to the sometimes equally-scandalous cast of actors who played our favorite Upper East Siders. While most of the gang were probably consummate professionals most of the time, thrusting a whole lot of very young actors very suddenly into the limelight is a surefire recipe for at least a little bit of scandal, as GG showrunners Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage knew well from their time on The O. Here, we’re revisiting nine of the most dramatic behind-the-scenes moments from the set of Gossip Girl. They wanted that, because then it fed their whole narrative. People could buy into this world. We were looking for a girl who was on the brink of becoming a woman—I don’t think we saw that goth side yet [because] she was still really young; she was maybe, like, 13 when we cast her. Again, I don’t think anyone had met her in person and everything was fine as far as I knew, and then it kind of took a turn. On the same press tour, for Jeff Buckley movie Greetings from Tim Buckley , he told Salon , “To be proud of something is a really nice feeling But you know which character she was not into?

Gossip Girl’s Ed Westwick congratulates Leighton Meester on her wedding

Vanity Fair , in honor of this year anniversary, did a fascinating reflection piece with the cast except Penn Badgley, a. Dan Humphrey, who declined to be interviewed like a true Lonely Boy. You should read the whole thing here , but below, the juiciest tidbits. Co-producers Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage were inspired to seek out Blake Lively for Serena van der Woodsen because online message boards showed fans of the book series fantasy-cast her in the role. Lively was about to quit acting and enroll in college she had deferred the year before when she was offered the role.

From relationships between co-stars to real-life personal battles. They didn’t start dating, however, until Leighton Meester brought the spoiled and conniving Blair Waldorf to life, but it doesn’t seem like she used any.

Sure, the show has had its ups and downs, but isn’t that part of its charm? And who is Gossip Girl? Plus, a star from The O. Gossip Girl costume designer Eric Daman reveals his favorite Blair looks. Sorry, dude, but we’re hoping your second brush with death actually sticks. You were kind of the worst. The cops are looking for the duo and their friends and family are covering for them. Yay for the return of Eleanor and Cyrus! Chuck and Blair meet up with his Uncle Jack Desmond Harrington , as creepily awesome as ever and Chuck admits he didn’t help his father.

Inside Gossip Girl stars Penn Badgley and Blake Lively’s real life love story

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Plus, Chuck saw the worst in Blair, where Dan saw the best. things like Dan’s family reacting to him dating the notorious Blair Waldorf, or their first real date. I also love the quote “Our relationship isn’t about choosing one world or another.

Adam Brody and Leighton Meester were spotted “hugging and laughing” at an art museum over the weekend and were previously seen out together in December of last year. Isn’t he a womanizer? Pink spoke to Redbook about what makes her — oh, oh, oh — beautiful:. Feeling beautiful to me is when I feel good in my leather pants and my husband grabs my ass. Or when I’m sitting on a mat and my daughter runs to me with complete joy. Beautiful has never been my goal. Joy is my goal — to feel healthy and strong and powerful and useful and engaged and intelligent and in love.

It’s about joy. And there’s such joy now. Dina Lohan gave an interview to Extra in which she said that she’s “been trying to get her out of [L. Alexander Skarsgard gets sexy for a Calvin Klein campaign. By running next door and getting a tattoo on her foot.

The Cast Of ‘Gossip Girl’: Where Are They Now?

Though their run ended in , Blake Lively’s Serena van der Woodson and Leighton Meester’s Blair Waldorf are forever in our hearts—and the millennial television canon. Now, their spiritual descendants are heading to the small screen. Here’s what we know about the Gossip Girl reboot.

Find out what happened to Chuck, Blair and the rest of the UES gang in the CW"Life with you could never be boring,” Chuck says, before dropping to one by his arrest and we’d expect nothing less from a Bass-Waldorf wedding! Fan Favorites Return: It just wouldn’t be a true Gossip Girl finale if some.

Need A Book Recommendation? Hey Upper East Siders, huge news. Gossip Girl is getting a reboot. You can read all about it right here. Binge-watching Gossip Girl has become our favourite past time thanks to Netflix, and now even more excitingly, we’re getting a whole new series. The HBO reboot isn’t going to feature the original cast though surely if Leighton Meester wants a cameo they’ll give her one? It will have a whole new cast of spoilt rich kids making bad choices, including Emily Alyn Lind and Eli Brown.

To tide you over until the new series drops, we’ve got 45 facts you probably don’t know about our favourite Trust Fund babies. From cast secrets to random cameos, here’s 45 you didn’t know about Gossip Girl behind-the-scenes

Are S and B Friends in Real Life? Inside Blake and Leighton’s Friendship Outside ‘Gossip Girl’

What’s that you say? Seth and Blair are fictional characters and only the actors who played them, Adam Brody and Leighton Meester, are holding hands and making plans? Shut up with that noise! This is the moment many me have dreamed of: a cross-over romance between"The O. If only"Gossip Girl” were still on the air, then Seth could show up and be awesome and quirky and talk about buying tickets to the Postal Service reunion show at Barclays Center.

Blair is thrilled to be dating royalty, but a scheming Chuck has other plans for her; Serena and Dan In real life Blake Lively married Ryan Reynolds after Scarlett and he divorced. Blair Waldorf: Notice how my voice didn’t go up at the end?

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Described as"a girl of extremes” by creator Cecily von Ziegesar , [3] she is a New York City socialite and a comical overachiever who possesses both snobbish and sensitive sides. Due to her position as queen bee of Manhattan ‘s social scene, Blair’s actions and relations are under constant scrutiny from the mysterious Gossip Girl, a popular blogger. Leighton Meester , who portrayed the character in the television drama, has described Blair as being insecure about her social status.

In Meester’s view, the true Blair is ultimately a good girl at heart. Blair has been compared to vintage film and literary figures, including Becky Sharp and Lizzie Eustace.

This isn’t some Georgina Sparks’ orchestrated plan or Blair Waldorf’s and Serena van der Woodsen (Blake Lively) weren’t friends in real life? Blake eventually started dating Leonardo DiCaprio which impacted the filming of the show.

Australian Women’s Weekly. Cast your mind back to If you were anything like us, you were probably strutting around in your low-rise jeans, donning that weird pouf hairstyle thing that was super cool and watching with your mouth agape while Britney Spears experienced her famous meltdown, shaving her head and bashing a paparazzo’s car with an umbrella. At the same time, Gossip Girl had just premiered on our TV screens, creating a cultural phenomenon that catapulted the Upper East Side and Blair Waldorf’s cute headbands into the lexicon of teenage girls around the world.

And of course, we couldn’t get enough of the juicy love story between the show’s two main characters, Brooklyn “lonely boy” Dan Humphrey and glamazon Serena van der Woodsen. But did you know that the actors who played these two iconic characters – Penn Badgley and Blake Lively – actually dated in real life? The actors fell in love and were together for the first three seasons of the show, from to , mirroring the way their characters Serena and Dan dated during those same years.

But it took years for the couple to go public with their romance, coyly denying dating rumours and dodging questions about each other.

Does Ed Westwick prefer Blair or Serena?