- Was born while her mother was serving a jail sentence for drug smuggling.
- Moved to New York at age 11 and worked as a model.
- Made her TV debut at age 13 in an episode of Law & Order.
- Recorded a song for the 2007 slasher flick Drive-Thru, in which she also starred with future Gossip Girl cast mate Penn Badgley.
- Dyed her naturally blond hair brown to play Blair Waldorf on Gossip Girl.
- Contributed vocals to Cobra Starship's hit 2009 single "Good Girls Go Bad."
- Signed a recording contract with Universal Republic in April 2009 and subsequently worked on her debut album, Love Is a Drug.
- Sebastian Stan — Ex-significant Other
- Douglas Meester — Brother
- Constance — Mother
- Arlo Day Brody — Daughter
- Doug — Father
- Adam Brody — Husband
- Lex Meester — Brother