Penn Dayton Badgley
Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Penn Badgley attended Woolridge Elementary, followed by Swift Creek Elementary to the honors program.
After all this, Penn enrolled himself at Charles Wright Academy in Tacoma, Washington and later to Seattle Children’s Theatre.
- Father – Duff Badgley (Newspaper Reporter and Carpenter)
- Mother – Lynne
- Siblings – He has an older half-sister.
He can play bass, guitar, and strings.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
71 kg or 175.5 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Penn Badgley dated –
- Blake Lively (2007-2010) – Gossip Girl’ co-stars Penn and Lively dated from late 2007 to September 2010. They claimed that nothing is going in between them. But, it was finally made public at 2008 Met Costume Institute Gala. Since then, they were seen kissing in Cancun, Mexico and dated publicly. They separated in September 2010.
- Zoë Kravitz (2011-2013) – Penn Badgley started dating young Zoe in October 2011. But, the couple were already linked since July 2011. They separated in 2013.
Race / Ethnicity
Dark Brown eyes
His body specifications are speculated to be –
- Chest – 40 in or 101 cm
- Arms / Biceps – 14 in or 35.5 cm
- Waist – 29 in or 74 cm
His shoe size is not known.
He has modeled for H&M to raise money for AIDS charity.
Best Known For
Playing the role as Daniel “Dan” Humphrey in an American teen drama television series, Gossip Girl from 2007 to 2012.
He has also acted in the films such as Greetings from Tim Buckley (2013), The Stepfather (2009), John Tucker Must Die (2006).
Penn appeared as Young Sean in the 2001 American independent film The Fluffer.
First TV Show
Penn guest appeared in an American television sitcom, Will & Grace in 1999 for his role as Todd in an episode titled ” Never Promised You an Olive Garden”.
Get a body like Penn Badgley with this “7 days of total body strength workout”. Penn added some muscle mass and simultaneously lost 2 to 3 pounds of body weight.
- Pullup – Do as many repetitions as you can (up to 15)
- Hanging Leg Raise – Three to four sets of 8 to 12 reps
- Bosu Ball Pushup – 15 to 20 reps
- Hammer Curl to Press – 12 to 15 reps
- Lateral Raise – 8 to 12 reps
- V-Up – 10 to 15 reps
- Dip – 8 to 12 reps
- Pushup – Hold for 30 seconds
- Triceps Extension – 8 to 12 reps
Penn Badgley Favorite Things
- Movie – Mean Girls (2004)
- TV Show – Friends (1994-2004)
- Website – Ropeadope.com
Source – Seventeen
Penn Badgley Facts
- Penn’s parents divorced when he was 12.
- Megan Murphy is his cousin.
- He has a tattoo on his right leg.
- Penn Badgley has served as a vocalist for the song “Dark Alli” by Dre55. Though, his vocals are obscure.
- Badgley has given his voice to the 1999 video game Mario Golf 64 to a character of Kid and again to 2000 video game Mario Tennis 64 for the role as Alex.
- He has appeared in pro-Barack Obama commercial in 2008 during the election as part of the MoveOn’s Youth Vote program.
- In 2010, he joined forces with Brad Pitt to bring FIFA World Cup in 2018 or 2022 in USA.
- He had his first kiss at the age of 11.
- Parker Posey is his celebrity crush.
- He would like Gary Oldman to play the movie version of his life.
- His dream job would be to become a musician, other than actor, which he already is.
- He has been photographed smoking cigarettes.
- Before finally accepting the role of Dan Humphrey in 2007, he actually turned down it twice.