Is ed westwick and leighton meester dating in real life

Actually, it isn't that new — she moved in a year ago — but she's just now finding the time in her intense schedule to settle in. "Now I'm finally living alone, and it's the best feeling ever.

I think that's when you grow the most — on your own."Watch the exclusive behind-the-scenes video of Leighton's Cosmo cover shoot!

It's hard not to get antsy when you're waiting for Leighton Meester to show up.

After all, on Gossip Girl, she plays Manhattan-socialite-in-training Blair Waldorf, who's so convincingly evil, scheming, and selfish, you'd have to think that she pours a lot of herself into the character.

The fact that Leighton isn't concerned with saying or doing anything phony to make sure we like her only makes us like her all the more.