Relationships and alliances could have modified over the six seasons of Gossip Lady, however there was one factor followers might at all times rely on: Thanksgiving drama. Except season 5, Serena van der Woodsen (Blake Full of life), Blair Waldorf (Leighton Meester), Nate Archibald (Chace Crawford), Dan Humphrey (Penn Badgley), and Chuck Bass (Ed Westwick) discovered themselves wrapped up in love triangles, drug scandals and lies each vacation season. Relive the highs and lows with Us!
Season 1: “Blair Waldorf Should Pie!”
Gossip Lady’s first Thanksgiving episode had the entire makings of a basic: drunk Serena flashbacks, the children discovering Rufus (Matthew Settle) and Lily’s (Kelly Rutherford) romantic previous and Blair lastly admitting she had intercourse with Chuck … twice.
“Blair Waldorf Should Pie!” additionally introduced the tears when Blair relapsed in her bulimia restoration after her mother (Margaret Colin) uninvited her father (visitor star John Shea) to Thanksgiving dinner.
Season 2: “The Magnificent Archibalds”
Blair continued to wrestle on Thanksgiving throughout season 2 after she found her mother was engaged to her boyfriend Cyrus (Wallace Shawn). One other household having severe drama on Thanksgiving? The Archibalds. After Nate’s dad (visitor star Sam Robards) returned from hiding out in Dominica, Chuck and Vanessa (Jessica Szohr) had been contacted by FBI brokers who revealed The Captain was planning to carry them ransom.
Elsewhere, Lily, Serena and Eric (Connor Paolo) returned to the diner they ate at through the season 1 Thanksgiving episode after Eric revealed Lily’s husband Bart (Robert John Burke) was monitoring them with a PI.
Season 3: “The Treasure of Serena Madre”
Cue the Jason Derulo! One of the crucial beloved episodes by followers, Gossip Lady introduced the entire gang collectively for a season 3 Thanksgiving feast. On the menu? A not-so-secret affair between Serena and Nate’s cousin, Tripp (visitor star Aaron Tveit), Blair assuming her mom was pregnant (spoiler alert: it’s Dorota!) and Dan being compelled to face his emotions for Vanessa after a threesome with the pair and Hilary Duff’s Olivia Burke.
Season 4: “Gaslit”
Everybody was satisfied Serena was again to her outdated methods after she awoke misplaced and confused following Chuck’s Saints and Sinners ball throughout season 4. Whereas Lily determined to commit her daughter to rehab, Blair realized the reality about Juliet (visitor star Katie Cassidy) from Jenny (Taylor Momsen) and enlisted Dan’s assist to save lots of try to save Serena.
Season 6: “It’s Actually Sophisticated”
“What’s Thanksgiving with out a facet of drama?” Blair requested Serena through the remaining season of Gossip Lady. After the Serena-themed chapter of Dan’s e-book was launched through the Thanksgiving dinner, chaos ensued. Whereas Nate punched lonely boy within the face, Serena turned to her ex Steven (visitor star Barry Watson).
Revival Season 1: ‘One Upon a Time within the Higher West’
A brand new group of Manhattan’s elite, however the identical outdated Thanksgiving chaos. The rebooted Gossip Lady’s debut Turkey Day episode, which aired in November 2021, dished out all of the drama because the group gathered at Zoya’s (Whitney Peak) home for festivities.
Staying true to its supply materials, lies, scandals, and truths had been uncovered as everybody tied — and failed — to make it by dinner in a single piece.
Max (Thomas Doherty), Aki (Evan Mock) and Audrey’s (Emily Alyn Lind) throuple is revealed to their mother and father, in addition to Max’s affair with their instructor Rafa (Jason Gotay). Aki and Obie (Eli Brown) fought over why they haven’t frolicked after Aki was outed as bisexual and Julien’s (Jordan Alexander) dad introduced he’s engaged to his youthful girlfriend.
The climax of the episode, nonetheless, comes when Zoya realizes half-sister Julien and boyfriend Obie slept collectively.
Gossip Lady seasons 1-6 and season 1 of the Gossip Lady revival can be found to stream on HBO Max.