WHAT’S IN A NAME?
WHAT’S IN A NAME? | The executive producer Josh Safran ultimately was too excited to share with us what he called "the perfect title" for the 100th episode: “The title is ‘G.G.’
ARE WE IN FACT HEADING FOR A WEDDING?
ARE WE IN FACT HEADING FOR A WEDDING? |
“A wedding will take place in the episode,” exec producer Stephanie Savage promised，she added with an evil-ish chuckle
, “But I didn’t say how much of the wedding.”
RUNAWAY RUMOR |
The “tell-tale” photo (seen here) that made rounds last week and convinced (some) fans that Blair will bail
on her big day? The producers were quick to note that the scene Leighton Meester shot could be but a dream.
DANCING WITH THE U.E.S.-ERS
BIG DANCING SCENE|
Mark Piznarski, the director of Gossip Girl‘s Episode 100, teased that at the very start of the hour, “You’re going to see something that the cast has never done before.” Though he kept mum on details, Blake Lively later revealed to the press that on Friday, “We shot a big dance sequence
DAN & BLAIR
DAN & BLAIR | Turning to one of Blair’s non-royal romantic options, Penn Badgley told me that come wedding day, “Dan has a role to play that is not conventional”.
CHUCK & BLAIR
CHUCK & BLAIR |
“I’ve got specific notes about what I’m allowed to say,” Ed Westwick said. When I relayed some readers’ wish that Chuck “ride up on a horse and whisk
the bride away,” he shared, “I’ve actually been taking riding lessons … but no, it’s not going to happen. The horse part, that is.”
FATHER SCOOPS BEST!
FATHER SCOOPS BEST! |
To hear John Shea (aka the father of the bride) tell it, Blair at the very least gets to the altar. In describing the emotions he felt walking his TV daughter down the aisle
, he said, “When you see her [in the dress], it sort of stops your breath. And then as we approach the altar, there’s the whole cast, everybody who’s been there for all these five years.” Oops?
HAPPILY EVER AFTER?
HAPPILY EVER AFTER? | Meester herself said, “[Blair]‘s engaged to a prince, so what could be better than that? But then you realize that the fairytale isn’t 100-percent perfect.” So which gent does she think could offer a better chance at giving the would-be princess a happy ending? “She and Chuck have had ups and down, and as much as everyone loves them together I think that them having time apart has actually helped Blair grow — and weirdly helped me grow, too,” the actress offered. She then continued, “The one relationship I’d love to see play out is Blair and Dan — just selfishly, honestly, because I love working with Penn. So we’ll see!”