Edward Westwick was born in England in Stevenage, Hertfordshire, on June 27, 1987.
He became a member of the National Youth Theatre at 16 and was trained in London. He has made several film appearances.
He has appeared on the TV Series' Doctors
in the UK, as well as Afterlife
and most recently the teen drama Gossip Girl
, where he plays Chuck Bass, a rich, spoiled playboy.
Whilst filming Gossip Girl
, he lives in New York with co-star Chace Crawford.