The roles of Gossip Girl’s Serena van der Woodsen and Chuck Bass could've gone to other actors ...
but Blake Lively and Ed Westwick slayed their auditions. Former lovebirds and Gossip Girl co-stars Ed Westwick and Jessica Szohr are now giving it another shot, reportedly.
Benedict Cumberbatch, Anna Friel, Charlie Heaton, Claire Foy, Gillian Anderson, Jim Sturgess, Kim Cattrall, Matt Smith, Ed Westwick, Judith Light, and Thandie Newton all hit the red carpet at The Royal Festival Hall on Sunday (May 14) in London, England.
However, in January 2010, director Peter Webber left the project, which was then passed into the hands of Andrea Arnold.
(born 27 June 1987) is an English actor and musician, best known for his role as Chuck Bass on The CW's teen drama series Gossip Girl (2007–12).
He made his feature film debut in Children of Men (2006) and has since appeared in the films Breaking and Entering (2006), Son of Rambow (2007), S. Edgar (2011), Romeo and Juliet (2013), Bone in the Throat (2015), Freaks of Nature (2015), and Billionaire Ransom (2016).
Edward Jack Peter Westwick Ed Cancer Stevenage, Hertfordshire, England Westwick attended Barclay Secondary School and post that North Hertfordshire College. The other member so the band are John Vooght, Kenny “Axe Man” Arnold, David “Gattman” Gatt, Jimmy Wright, and Tom Bastiani.
He also opted to receive training from National Youth Theatre in London. Penshoppe (2011) Christianity Playing the role as Charles Bass on The CW television drama series Gossip Girl from 2007 to 2012, covering 117 episodes. Edward portrayed the role as Alex in the 2006 dystopian science fiction film Children of Men.