He also had a minor role in the film Children of Men (2006). I needed to be on set, in front of the camera." In 2007, Westwick appeared in the film Son of Rambow and was cast as Chuck Bass in The CW's teen drama series Gossip Girl, based on the book series of the same name by Cecily von Ziegesar.Westwick said of his casting, "There wasn't much work in the UK. It's changed my life." Entertainment Weekly also named Westwick's character Chuck Bass number one in their "Best Dressed TV Characters of 2008" list (tied with Leighton Meester's character Blair Waldorf), as well as in their "Best Performances" list alongside co-star Meester."I never wear makeup when I'm not at work," she explains.
After all, on Gossip Girl, she plays Manhattan-socialite-in-training Blair Waldorf, who's so convincingly evil, scheming, and selfish, you'd have to think that she pours a lot of herself into the character.“We had such a great time doing that that I think we all would really enjoy that.”Considering the cast doesn’t really seem to stay in touch (with the exception of Chace Crawford, Ed Westwick, and Szhor, who do appear in pictures with each other from time to time), this is perhaps a slightly more hopeful answer from Lively than we might have expected.She even added, when told that the interviewer misses the show, “That’s nice to hear.However, in January 2010, director Peter Webber left the project, which was then passed into the hands of Andrea Arnold.This directing change caused the roles to be recast.