The former co-stars have reunited to kick off Penn Badgley’s new podcast, ‘Podcrushed.’
Where’s ‘Gossip Girl’ to spill the juiciest Upper East Side news when you need her? It is good that Dan Humphrey has done for her. That’s right: the real-life Dan, penn badgley35, shared a photo on May 18 of him meeting with Gossip Girl co-star leighton meester36, 10 years after the popular series ended!
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In the picture, the former co-stars are all smiles for a snap to promote Penn’s new podcast, crushed. Both actors looked comfortable, with Penn sporting a green t-shirt and black jeans with a gray sweater tied around his waist, and Leighton sporting a blue shirt, jeans, and a green jacket. The Leighton episode of crushedwhich is the premiere episode of the entire podcast, includes a wide range of conversations, from the duo reminiscing about the first time they worked together to “if it’s time for Leighton to play.” Timothy Chalametit’s mom.”
And if fans think that the first time Penn and Leighton worked together was Gossip Girlthey would be wrong. In the episode, they revealed that they first worked together on the 2007 horror movie, self-service. However, Penn said he doesn’t remember meeting Leighton until they ended up together at a party after the movie finished filming, according to just jared. “I’m pretty sure we met in that movie, but I ended up at a Halloween party or something at your house. I remember waiting in line to go to the bathroom and you turned around and I hadn’t seen you before,” she vaguely recalled, adding that she doesn’t actually remember his first interaction.
Regardless, they certainly remember working on Gossip Girl together, the show that launched their careers. Penn played Dan Humphrey, the on-and-off boyfriend-turned-husband of Blair Waldorf’s (played by Leighton) best friend Serena van der Woodsen (played by Blake Lively). The show ran for six seasons between 2007 and 2012 and was restarted in 2021. Leighton has acted on a variety of shows, most notably on ABC. Single parents and those of Hulu how i met your father. Penn’s biggest project since Gossip Girl it’s from netflix You.
The official description of Penn crushed The show says that it “explores the angst, anxiety, and self-discovery of being a teenager.” It focuses on topics that seem to be inspired by conversations one might overhear at a high school lunch table, such as “childhood crushes, body hair battles, schoolyard fights.” It is hosted by You star, Nava Kavelinwho once served as a high school principal, and sophie ansaria former primary school teacher who has resided all over the world, for Business Insider.