Chace Crawford is an American actor best known for his leading role as Nate Archibald in the television drama series Gossip Girl, based on the popular book series about privileged teenagers who attend an elite private school in New York City, from 2007-2012.
Crawford also stars in the independent movie She Lived. He can also be seen starring in the film Loaded, alongside Jesse Metcalfe and Monica Keena.
In 2006, Crawford starred alongside Taylor Kitsch, Sebastian Stan and Toby Hemingway in The Covenant. The movie follows four young men who belong to a supernatural legacy and are forced to battle a fifth power long thought to have died.
Crawford also appeared in the telefilm Long Lost Son in 2006, portraying the son of Gabrielle Anwar's character.
Crawford grew up in Plano, Texas. He moved to Los Angeles to attend Pepperdine University and, while there, he began acting as a hobby. Shortly thereafter, he landed his first break as Tyler Simms in The Covenant.
Crawford splits his time between Los Angeles and New York City, where Gossip Girl is filmed.