Well, as it turns out, Lively and Badgley hid their breakup from everyone on set for months, and that must have awkward.
And we found out that when Lively and Badgley (aka Serena and Dan) broke up, they were so private about it, they were able to keep it hidden from literally everyone. "They kept the breakup hidden from the crew, which you could never do now. They kept it from everybody which is a testament to how good they are as actors.
“I’ll say Blake because we actually had a relationship at the time,” he spilled. After all, for a character nicknamed “Lonely Boy,” Penn’s Dan Humphrey sure didn’t have any problem keeping the ladies around.
During his time on “Gossip Girl,” he managed to lock lips with Leighton Meester, Hilary Duff, Michelle Trachtenberg, AND Jessica Szohr.
costars Blake Lively and Penn Badgley have ended their real-life romance, too. Lively, 23, and Badgley, 23, have been linked since 2007, though they initially denied their romance, saying they were just friends and costars.
Since 2008, however, the two have gone public with their relationship, appearing together at events and, often, hand-in-hand in New York City.
Because they did not want their personal drama to relate to the show." "At the time, I was wearing the same clothes and doing fashion shoots, and dating the same person that my character was dating — or sometimes that person [Dan] was my brother, you never know with Serena — and because of that, what people were projecting onto me was that I was Serena," Blake told .
"We look the same, and we acted the same as far as they could tell, because I wasn’t doing anything but that show.
PHOTOS: Stars’ Shocking Breakups And on the set of , there has been no sign of trouble.
After they split, though, their characters were still an item, which Penn recently admitted was a little weird.
While appearing on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live,” the 28-year-old “Cymbeline” star was asked about his best on-screen kiss. In our opinion, though, Penn’s admission is actually kind of a compliment to Blake.
We’re happy Penn has no hard feelings toward Blake, but don’t expect her to return the favor by admitting he was her fave on-screen kiss, too.
After all, she DID end up marrying her “Green Lantern” costar Ryan Reynolds — so he wins this one.