While appearing on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live,” the 28-year-old “Cymbeline” star was asked about his best on-screen kiss. In our opinion, though, Penn’s admission is actually kind of a compliment to Blake.“I’ll say Blake because we actually had a relationship at the time,” he spilled. After all, for a character nicknamed “Lonely Boy,” Penn’s Dan Humphrey sure didn’t have any problem keeping the ladies around.Penn and Blake started dating in 2008, around the second year of being filmed.The heat between these two just couldn’t be contained, and after months of denying relationship rumours, they finally announced they were a couple and made all our TV dreams come true! Although Blake Lively is now married to Ryan Reynolds and pregnant with his baby, we won’t forget her first true love; the one and only Penn Badgley!There's a reason the French call the moment of orgasm 'la petite mort', 'the little death'.It’s always a really exciting thing when your fave TV couple takes their romance off-screen.That was also the case for “Gossip Girl” stars Penn Badgley and Blake Lively, who dated on and off from 2007 to 2010 — a time that overlapped with their characters’ on-screen relationship.
Unfortunately, though, those relationships don’t always work out (see both examples above), which can make things super awkward if your on-screen characters are still very much together.During his time on “Gossip Girl,” he managed to lock lips with Leighton Meester, Hilary Duff, Michelle Trachtenberg, AND Jessica Szohr.He told Andy Cohen and fellow guest Shania Twain: 'We were constantly professional to be honest and we should both pat ourselves on the back because anything is complicated in that way..."In fact, they probably didn't watch the show."Badgley, who is currently dating Zoe Kravitz, also suggested that he's no longer interested in taking advantage of his fame to seduce women."I've had some fun nights," he said."But I learned early on that that stuff is never satisfying in the end.