Penn Badgley is an American actor who is best known for his portrayal of the character Dan Humphrey in the television adaption of the best-selling Gossip Girl series.
At age 11, Badgley relocated to Hollywood and began pursuing an acting career.
Badgley also pursued a singing career during this time and recorded a pop single in 1998.
Blake Lively talks exclusively to In Style about her new movie Green Lantern - co-starring Ryan Reynolds - plus reveals all about her career and her travels... He’s inherited a lot of responsibility, and he’s not sure he wants it.
Tell us about your character Carol in Green Lantern? He’s not a Superman – he’s just a man, and he has his weaknesses.
Carol is a really appealing character in this film, and it’s rare because wewe never see a female get to also be the hero. He has an incredible amount of potential, but there are certain things that life has thrown at him like the loss of his father that give him these inhibitions and she’s there to push him. They’re both fighter pilots and they battle each other.
Blake Lively and Penn Badgley have been dating since the end of 2007.READ IT: J-14's Hot Guy of the Week: Penn Badgley Although the former twosome were often caught holding hands and engaging in PDA around New York City, they kept the details of their romance under wraps. While they posed for pics with fans separately, they refused to take any together -- starting rumors that a possible new romance was brewing. Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds appear to have it all.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.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.