Penn Badgley: PICS By: Paige Kindlick 1 of 5 Penn Badgley Michael Buckner/Deadline/Shutter Penn Badgley, born November 1, 1986, is an American actor known for his work on TV and in film. Penn got his big break on the soap opera series ‘The Young and the Restless’ in 2000, when he was only 14-years-old. After a few smaller projects, he returned to TV in 2007 and played Dan Humphrey alongside Leighton Meister and Blake Lively on The CW series ‘Gossip Girl’ until the series finale in 2012. After his success on the show, Penn appeared in a few guest roles and a number of small, independent films before hitting it big with his latest successful project ‘You’ in 2018. Although the show initially appeared on Lifetime, it was eventually dropped before getting picked up by Netflix. Now, Penn is on one of the most binge-worthy shows on the popular streaming service. To see more photos of Penn Badgely, check out the rest of the gallery! February 12, 2020, 4:57PM 2 of 5 Penn Badgley at Deadline Contenders Emmy Event Michael Buckner/Deadline/Shutter Penn Badgley at Deadline Contenders Emmy Event on April 7, 2019. Penn got a few candid pics in for the photo session. February 12, 2020, 4:57PM 3 of 5 Penn Badgley at the Variety Actors on Actors Katie Jones/Variety/Shutterstock Penn Badgley at the Variety Actors on Actors in Los Angeles on April 28, 2019. Penn and another actor discussed their careers and projects. February 12, 2020, 4:57PM 4 of 5 Penn Badgley at Lifetime’s Series ‘You’ Premiere Celebration Scott Roth/Invision/AP/Shutterst Penn Badgley at Lifetime’s Series ‘You’ Premiere Celebration on Sept. 6, 2018. He wore a white button down shirt and plaid pants for the occasion. February 12, 2020, 4:57PM 5 of 5 Penn Badgley at the 2018 Summer TCA ‘You’ Portrait Session Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP/Shutt Penn Badgley, a cast member in the television series ‘You,’ poses for a portrait during the 2018 Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour at the Beverly Hilton. He looked great for the July 2018 event! February 12, 2020, 4:57PM Click to Subscribe to Get Our Free HollywoodLife Daily Newsletter to get the hottest celeb news.