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The Gossip Girl Cast: Where Are They Now?

Ahead of HBO Max's reboot, take a look at the original leading cast, then and now. XOXO.


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Her performance as Serena van der Woodsen put her on the map, but since then, Lively has made a name for herself on the big screen. 

Blake Lively

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She has starred in movies such as A Simple Favor and The Shallows . Plus, she's now mom to three daughters with Ryan Reynolds.

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Since playing Blair Waldorf, Meester has continued to act (including in the short-lived comedy Single Parents) and carved out a career in music.

Leighton Meester

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Meester and husband Adam Brody (Gossip Girl meets The O.C.!), welcomed their second child in September 2020.

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Badgley played Serena’s on-again, off-again Brooklyn beau Dan Humphrey. (And, uh, apparently he was Gossip Girl). 

Penn Badgley

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Today, Badgley is known for his role as charming-but-creepy Joe Goldberg in the Netflix series You.

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Crawford has spent his time as a villainous superhero in the Amazon Prime show The Boys

Chace Crawford

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But fans will always fondly think of him as socialite Nate Archibald.

Meester isn’t the only one to venture into the music industry. Momsen, who played Jenny, is the front woman for rock band The Pretty Reckless. 

Taylor Momsen

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The band’s newest album, Death By Rock and Roll, was released in February.

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Three words, 11 letters: “I’m Chuck Bass.” 

Ed Westwick 

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Since Gossip Girl, Westwick has acted in a number of movies including the controversial 2021 film Me, You, Madness.   

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In 2017, three women alleged Westwick had sexually assaulted them, but prosecutors did not pursue charges due to insufficient evidence. Westwick has denied the claims.

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