Leighton Meester Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

13th May 2015

Quote: "I've never really been dumped I guess, but I've been hurt. Not really (badly), but the most heartbreaking thing is I've just stuck it out for a really long time." Actress Leighton Meester has always been the one to do the dumping in her relationships. The former Gossip Girl star is now happily married to actor Adam Brody, who she wed last year (14).

25th March 2015

Fact: GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester has teamed up with Jimmy Choo to appear in a photo diary on the luxury fashion brand's website. The brunette beauty showcases her favourite styles from the label's spring/summer 2015 collection in the glamorous snaps. She say, "The Jimmy Choo shots were some of my favourite photos I've taken. The clothes, and obviously shoes, bags and shades were wonderful".

30th January 2015

Fact: Actress Leighton Meester is selling off her home in Encino, California for $2.4 million (£3.8 million).

28th October 2014

Quote: "Most people I know are starting to get married. It'll be kids next. I like the grown-up stuff. I like having a house. I've got dogs." Actress Leighton Meester is eager to start a family with her new husband Adam Brody. The couple wed in February (14).

17th October 2014

Quote: "The song Heartstrings is really special to me... It's about hiding your feelings and smiling and pretending that you're happy when you're not... It's about just sort of tying your heartstrings off - not allowing yourself to be vulnerable... It used to be about some stupid break-up that I had when I was 25 or earlier. But it was stupid, and I was like, 'I have to write a song about this!'" Actress/singer Leighton Meester reveals she drew on her bitter experiences with an ex to pen the title song for her new album. The 28 year old, who is now married to actor Adam Brody, previously dated her Gossip Girl co-star Sebastian Stan for two years before splitting in 2010. She was also briefly linked to her Country Strong co-star Garrett Hedlund in early 2012.

9th June 2014

Fact: Actors Adam Brody and Leighton Meester made their red carpet debut as a married couple on Sunday (08Jun14) as the stars attended the Tony Awards in New York. The pair wed in secret in February (14).

9th June 2014

Fact: Leighton Meester and Adam Brody made their red carpet debut as a married couple at the Tony Awards in New York City on Sunday night (08Jun14). They exchanged vows in a secret wedding in February (14).

23rd April 2014

Quote: "It's in the works. I'm doing this play at the moment, but eventually, at some point, yes." Actress Leighton Meester is still hoping to find the time to work on her debut album, two years after she initially unveiled plans to launch a music career. The Gossip Girl beauty, who is currently starring in Broadway play Of Mice and Men, recently showed off her musical skills in a YouTube.com video featuring herself and pal Dana Williams performing an acoustic cover of Fleetwood Mac's 1977 classic Dreams.

27th March 2014

Fact: Former Gossip Girl star Leighton Meester has showed off her musical skills once again with a cover of Fleetwood Mac's hit Dreams. The actress joined singer Dana Williams in a video posted on YouTube, in which the pals play guitars for an acoustic version of the 1977 classic.

28th June 2013

Fact: Actor Adam Brody and Leighton Meester went public with their romance on Wednesday (26Jun13) when they attended the Los Angeles premiere of The O.C. star's new film, Some Girl(s). The couple, which has been dating since January (13), was snapped leaving the event together arm in arm.

19th September 2012

Quote: "Those scenes are never easy but it was an enormous help that Leighton was on House. But I'm sure if we hadn't known each other we would have somehow found our way. We had a very good time doing it." Hugh Laurie on re-teaming with former House guest star Leighton Meester, who played his love interest in new film The Oranges.

19th September 2012

Quote: "She's very sexy - obviously! She's definitely my girl crush." Actress Leighton Meester can't take her eyes off Spanish beauty Penelope Cruz.

4th June 2012

Quote: "A little-known fact is that when I'm performing, I like to wear a bodysuit beneath whatever I'm wearing. I hate bras, at least when I'm singing." Actress/singer Leighton Meester on her preferred onstage attire.

18th May 2012

Quote: "It's kind of a good thing and a bad thing. I'm excited to for it to end because I'm ready for a new chapter, and at the same time, the thing I'll miss the most is the people that I work with. Everyone's like family - the crew, everyone that we work with every day in New York." Leighton Meester on saying goodbye to Gossip Girl when the hit TV show wraps after its upcoming sixth season.

14th March 2012

Quote: "I'm not sure I ever want to get married. The only time a relationship is good is when you really love them. I don't want to hang out with some guy I just like." Gossip Girl star Leighton Meester is undecided about ever exchanging vows.

1st September 2011

Tweet: "Blake and Leighton on the set today, both looking beautiful. My son besotted with Leighton......" British model/actress Elizabeth Hurley's nine-year-old son Damian is transfixed by his mother's Gossip Girl co-star Leighton Meester.

26th August 2011

Quote: "The main love of my life right now is my dog. Her name is Trudie, and she's a wire-haired dachshund. I adore her. I even knitted a scarf for her. Now, that's love!" Gossip Girl star Leighton Meester on her relationship status.

4th February 2011

Quote: "I would probably choose Minka. She is funny, very tidy, very busy, which is always a good trait in a roommate, and she's a close friend. I think that's also important when you live with someone." Leighton Meester would pick her THE ROOMMATE co-star Minka Kelly as her real-life roommate if she decided to share a home with someone.

3rd February 2011

Quote: "He's awfully sexy." Gossip Girl star Leighton Meester on Hugh Laurie, her love interest in new film THE ORANGES.

2nd February 2011

Quote: "We're big kids playing make-believe." Actress Leighton Meester lives out her childhood fantasies through her screen career.

17th December 2010

Quote: "(I get nervous) every time. It's terrifying and it's just, it's an incredible adrenaline rush. It's not bad, by any means, it's just terrifying." Actress/singer Leighton Meester feels overwhelmed by performing live.

15th December 2010

Quote: "It's wonderful to be in love. And it's definitely wonderful to cuddle and have sex and get to experience life with somebody. But it's OK if you don't find him and you're 24. You can find it someday." Gossip Girl star Leighton Meester isn't in a rush to find love after splitting from boyfriend Sebastian Stan earlier this year (10).

1st December 2010

Quote: "She is full of surprises. As an actress, she is so giving and talented. She's super down-to-earth and she makes dirty jokes. She's just a cool chick... She's gorgeous without any make-up on! She came to set at 5am looking really hot." Leighton Meester is full of praise for her COUNTRY STRONG co-star Gwyneth Paltrow.

5th November 2010

Fact: Gossip Girl star Leighton Meester has signed up to become the face of Vera Wang's next fragrance.

23rd September 2010

Quote: "He leant in to give me a goodnight kiss and I turned my head - not only did he smack his lips into my hair, but I smacked my head into the window of the car!" Gossip Girl star Leighton Meester on her most disastrous date.

18th July 2010

Quote: “I know it’s just hair and I can change it however I want. I haven’t shaved my head or anything like that. But, you know if I needed to! It’s part of my job to change my hair.” Gossip Girl star Leighton Meester wouldn't hesitate to chop and shave off her long locks for an acting role.

9th April 2010

Fact: GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester’s new album will feature tracks produced by Britney Spears' former collaborator J.R. ROTEM and American Idol judge Kara DioGuardi.

4th March 2010

Fact: AVATAR star Zoe Saldana, MAMMA MIA!'s Amanda Seyfried and Leighton Meester have been named Glamour magazine's top stars in the publication's third annual 50 Most Glamorous Women list. The ladies each get their own cover for Glamour's April (10) issue. Joining them on the Glamour list are Kristen Stewart, Emma Watson, Taylor Swift and Rihanna, among others.

5th January 2010

Quote: "If I could be doing anything else, I'd be a psychiatrist." GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester ponders life after acting.

4th January 2010

Quote: "Recently I've spent a lot of time with Cyndi Lauper, and she's a legend. She gave me the advice: Never sell your publishing, so I'll take that." GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester has been taking tips from the singer as she progresses with her music career.

27th November 2009

Quote: “Guys are like, ‘My girlfriend watches it, so I watch it.’ But sometimes they watch it on their own. Someone came up to me recently and said, ‘I’m a Washington, D.C., police officer, and I tell everybody I’m busy on Monday nights - but I’m really watching the show.'" GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester is convinced the TV show has a secret male following.

25th November 2009

Fact: GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester has recorded her first Christmas song - she has covered yuletide classic CHRISTMAS (BABY, PLEASE COME HOME). The song is available online.

19th November 2009

Fact: GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester has been named GQ magazine's Obsession of The Year.

4th November 2009

Quote: "Honestly, I've hated every boyfriend I've ever had." GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester isn't forgiving in relationships.

5th May 2009

Fact: GOSSIP GIRL star Leighton Meester has teamed up with punk rockers Cobra Starship to provide backing vocals on the band's upcoming single I MAKE GOOD GIRLS GO BAD.

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