They had a grilled cheese sandwich there called the Gossip Girl Grilled Cheese Sandwich. ” Badgley recalled. “And I was like, ‘You should just call it the Gossip Grill. ’ And then he took the menu from me and went inside, changed the name right there, printed a different menu and handed me a new menu with my suggestion. And I was like, ‘Okay. This is a way to live.
After Crawford pointed out that Badgley was the first of the Gossip Girl gang to get an iPhone—the first iPhone, back in 2007—Lonely Boy gave some more details that will amuse fans. “I didn’t even want [the iPhone],” Badgley told Crawford. “Blake got me that.
Diehard Gossip Girl fans know that Penn Badgley (Dan) and Blake Lively (Serena) dated both on screen and off in 2007.
People wanted to watch a show like Gossip Girl because it was aspirational,” Badgley said. “It was an escape.
The two actors continued down memory lane for a little bit, noting that Gossip Girl was indicative of its time. “Back in 2007—I mean, dude.
Both Crawford and Badgley have fond memories of a manager at the Palace, one of the show’s landmarks, who always treated them well. “He’s the one—when Blake and I went [to the Palace] to eat, it was probably when we were shooting there.
2007, a simpler time 😭 https://t.co/3cy1NH3VUn— Glamour (@glamourmag) July 1, 2020