“It's incredible to be young and live here and not have to clean up your dorm room.”
“I'll get mobbed by literally 40 school girls. It's like being a full fledged star, and that's surreal.”
Penn Badgley (born Penn Dayton Badgley in Baltimore, Maryland on November 1, 1986) is an American actor. Before achieving fame, Badgley did voiceovers for video games and appeared in several TV shows, including Will and Grace. He rose to fame by starring as Dan Humphrey in the CW drama, Gossip Girl. He has also acted in the feature films John Tucker Must Die, The Stepfather, Easy A, and Margin Call.
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Penn Badgley is best known for playing “outsider” Dan Humphrey on the CW hit, Gossip Girl.
Badgley dated Gossip Girl co-star Blake Lively from 2007 until 2010. He was then linked to Zoe Kravitz. They split from each other in June 2013 after more than two years together. The actor is an Obama supporter and starred in a 2008 pro-Obama political commercial with then-girlfriend, Blake Lively.