Leighton Meester

American actress and singer 1986

Leighton Marissa Meester (born April 9, 1986 in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.) is an American actress, singer, composer, songwriter and model.

Leighton Meester
Meester in 2010
Leighton Marissa Meester

(1986-04-09) April 9, 1986 (age 36)
EducationHollywood High School
Beverly Hills High School
OccupationActress, singer, composer, songwriter, model
Years active1997–present
Known forTV Series Gossip Girl
Height1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Partner(s)Sebastian Stan
Parent(s)Douglas Meester
Constance Meester (Haas)
RelativesDouglas Meester (older brother)
Lex Meester (younger brother)
WebsiteOfficial website


Leighton Marissa Meester was born on April 9, 1986 in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S. to Douglas and Constance (née Haas).[1][2][3] She is 2 of 3 children in family. She has older brother, Douglas Meester, and younger brother, Lex Meester.

She graduated from Hollywood High School and Beverly Hills High School.[4][5]


Leighton started her career in 1997 at age 11 as model. Later she started career as actress.

Since 2007 she play Blair Waldorf in TV Series TV Series Gossip Girl. She won Teen Choice Awards in 2009 and 2010.

She is also a musician.

Personal lifeEdit

From 2008[6] to 2010[7] she was in a relationship with Sebastian Stan (b.1983).

Leighton married Adam Brody in early 2014.

Currently, she lives in Los Angeles, California.


  1. Kevin O'Leary (October 6, 2008). "Her Untold Story". Us Weekly.
  2. Jason Gay (April 2, 2009). "Dirty Things". Rolling Stone. p. 44.
  3. Leighton Meester's Drug Connection Archived 2010-03-01 at the Wayback Machine - CelebStoner.com
  4. "Gossip Girl Transformations - Leighton Meester". InStyle. Retrieved July 26, 2009.
  5. Vena, Jocelyn (June 15, 2009). "'Twilight' Star Cam Gigandet, Leighton Meester, Steve-O Recall High School Graduation". MTV News. Retrieved July 26, 2009.
  6. "How Leighton Meester's Boyfriend Handles Her Kissing Scenes". People.com. Archived from the original on March 16, 2012. Retrieved January 25, 2010.
  7. "OK! EXCLUSIVE: Leighton Meester & Sebastian Stan Split". Retrieved April 8, 2010.

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