“We look the same, and we acted the same as far as they could tell, because I wasn’t doing anything but that show.is when we first met," he said, "and we were friends—very close friends."So is Penn still in touch with Amanda today? “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.“But, it’s been wonderful to be in a relationship where we can both identify with what the other is experiencing.” One of those experiences that he hopes Blake is understanding about are his throngs of devoted “Gossip” fan – many who tend to be young women.“When you’re involved in something like this, you have to work really hard to see it from the outside,” Penn said of the “Gossip” craze.stars Blake Lively and Penn Badgley dated for three years while filming the show? In celebration of interviewed the cast about their time on the show.
Once Kate has John wrapped around her little finger, she's supposed to drop him like a bad habit and give him a taste of what heartbreak is really like.
Unfortunately, though, those relationships don’t always work out (see both examples above), which can make things super awkward if your on-screen characters are still very much together.
That was also the case for “Gossip Girl” stars Penn Badgley and Blake Lively, who dated on and off from 2007 to 2010 — a time that overlapped with their characters’ on-screen relationship.
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.