Believe it or not, Blake Lively didn't really love starring on Gossip Girl. A few months ago, she revealed that she never felt proud of the show. And as British Vogue recently pointed out, Blake experienced an internal struggle when filming. "People loved it, but it always felt a little personally compromising—you want to be putting a better message out there," she told Glamour UK. "When parents would say, 'My teenager is watching your show,' I wanted to say, 'Hold on, why? Are you having a talk with them after?' From the drug use to the point where we're killing people, it's sexual and salacious."
What did she love? "I loved it when they put Blair and Serena as best friends supporting each other," she said of the characters played by Leighton Meester and herself, respectively.
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