Ed Westwick is an English actor best known for his leading role as Chuck, an overly confident and sexy bad boy, in the television drama series Gossip Girl, from 2007-2012.
An emerging young British actor who trained at The National Youth Theatre in London, Westwick was recently seen in two high-profile features.
He played the role of Alex in Alfonso Cuarón's Children of Men, opposite Clive Owen and Julianne Moore, and played the role of Zoran in Anthony Mighella's Breaking and Entering opposite Jude Law, Juliette Binoche and Robin Wright Penn.
Westwick stars in the film 100 Feet, a supernatural thriller written and directed by Eric Red. Starring alongside Famke Janssen and Bobby Cannavale, Westwick plays Joey, a handsome Brooklyn delivery boy who delivers groceries to Janssen's character, who is under house arrest.
He can also be seen in Son of Rambow, an independent film directed by Garth Jennings. Westwick plays Lawrence, a bully and father figure to his devoted younger brother.
Additional credits include guest-starring roles in Afterlife, Casualty for the BBC, Doctors for the BBC and Dream Team for Sky One.
When not filming Gossip Girl in New York City, Westwick resides outside London.