"Gossip Girl" Stars Get Busy on the Upper East Side

Posted Saturday August 18, 2012 11:15 AM GMT

Continuing their hard work on set, the stars of “Gossip Girl” were spotted filming in the Upper East Side, Manhattan on Friday afternoon (August 17).

Leighton Meester showed off another enviable ensemble donning a pretty orange dress with matching handbag, while Ed Westwick looked handsome as always in a grey and violet suit.

The 25-year-old hottie filmed scenes with Kelly Rutherford, who looked gorgeous in a simple black and white dress.

In “Gossip Girl” related news, Penn Badgley recently signed on to star in “Greetings from Tim Buckley.”

In the film, which is set to release this year, the 25-year-old actor stars as Jeff, the son of Tim Buckley, who plays his father’s tribute concert and meets a girl who helps him learn to embrace all of his feelings toward the father who abandoned him – longing, anger, forgiveness, and love.

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