Most people know that Blake Lively and Penn Badgley dated off-screen, but their post-breakup relationship wasn’t the only one that was filled with drama; there were also fights over wardrobe, story lines, music and even some co-star dissing going on, too!
Then again, when you have a group of talented, young and hot actors like Blake, Leighton Meester and Chace Crawford working long hours together for six years — you can’t expect it all to be sunshine and rainbows!
Oh yeah, and you know what episode is totally gonna make you cry? Ed Is "Madly in Love": When asked how Ed has perfected that Chuck-Blair chemistry fans love so much, he tells me, "I'm madly in love with Leighton, so that's what helps on my behalf, maybe so much that she doesn't even have to be in love with me. I'm incredibly close with her, she's a lovely girl.
I think she was 20 and I was 19 when we started the show and it's such a kind of development stage of young adulthood.
"Oh boy," Lively reportedly wrote after a fan asked if she and Meester hated each other.
captured the hearts and minds of the American zeitgeist. From on-set feuds to bizarre custody battles, we're revealing the shocking untold truths of one of the most gossiped-about shows in recent memory. For years, the CW teen drama series captured the hearts and minds of the American zeitgeist. From on-set feuds to bizarre custody battles, we're revealing the shocking, untold truths of one of the most gossiped-about shows in recent memory. I thought to myself, 'Why are we all being held hostage by this brat?
In 2010, sources for ) claimed that Lively and Meester's relationship had taken a turn for the worse, further fueling rumors that the two flat-out hated each other.
"Leighton thinks Blake is an egomaniac who views her time on the TV set as slumming," sources said. She's just ignoring her co-star because she knows bigger things are in store." But perhaps the craziest part about the report came from Lively's publicist, who pretty much seemed to confirm the story was true in a blistering statement.
"She was pathetic, she couldn't remember her lines, and she didn't even have that many.
'" Well, apparently, the hostage crisis didn't last.