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While You Weren't Sleeping 

It wouldn't be a proper Upper East Side party without some major Gossip Girl drama, and for Eric's 18th birthday celebration there is plenty to go around. Blair decides to speed up the time... See full summary »

Director:

Norman Buckley

Writers:

Cecily von Ziegesar (book), Josh Schwartz (developed by) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Blake Lively ... Serena van der Woodsen
Leighton Meester ... Blair Waldorf
Penn Badgley ... Dan Humphrey
Chace Crawford ... Nate Archibald
Taylor Momsen ... Jenny Humphrey (credit only)
Ed Westwick ... Chuck Bass
Jessica Szohr ... Vanessa Abrams
Kelly Rutherford ... Lily van der Woodsen
Matthew Settle ... Rufus Humphrey
Michael Boatman ... Russell Thorpe
David Call ... Ben Donovan
Jennifer Missoni ... Donna
Connor Paolo ... Eric van der Woodsen
Amanda Setton ... Penelope Shafai
Tika Sumpter ... Raina Thorpe
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Storyline

It wouldn't be a proper Upper East Side party without some major Gossip Girl drama, and for Eric's 18th birthday celebration there is plenty to go around. Blair decides to speed up the time table on her career path to becoming a powerful woman, but ultimately stretches herself too thin. Serena is forced to choose between her family and Ben. Chuck and Lily's relationship remains icy in the aftermath of Lily's betrayal. Written by CW Publicity

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Trivia

The title of this episode is a play on the title of the movie "While You Were Sleeping". See more »

Goofs

When Damien looks down at the check Lily wrote him, the check addresses Damien as "Damien Daalgard." The correct spelling of his name is "Damien Dalgaard." See more »

Quotes

Dan Humphrey: Now, what's so urgent?
Blair Waldorf: I wanted to tell you... that you were right... about that... thing.
Dan Humphrey: And now, which thing was that?
Blair Waldorf: I, Blair Waldorf, need Dan Humphrey's help.
Dan Humphrey: As a friend and peer, not as an underling.
Blair Waldorf: [mumbling] As my friend and peer, not my underling.
[Dan mocks Blair by aping after her, mumbling and tilting his head]
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Connections

References While You Were Sleeping (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Sunshine
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Written by Rye Rye and M.I.A. (as Maya Arulpragasam)
Performed by Rye Rye ft. M.I.A.
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 February 2011 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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