He has been in three celebrity relationships averaging approximately 3.0 years each. "No, we were ultimately professional," the 26-year-old tells the magazine when asked whether it was awkward working with his ex after she had tied the knot.Penn Badgley said on WWHL that his Gossip Girl costar and ex-girlfriend Blake Lively was his "best" on-screen kiss... Here, the exes attend an event together in 2008, while they were still dating.actor, 28, about his best and worst on-screen kisses. "On-screen kisses are not really that real." PHOTOS: The best Gossip Girl style from all six seasons The actor has kissed many leading ladies including his former girlfriend Lively and fellowove interest Emma Stone.
(Badgley toldtogether until the CW show ended in late 2012, with a series finale that (spoiler alert) saw their fictional alter egos marry.It looks like life is imitating art for Blake Lively and Penn Badgley.The couple have ended their three-year relationship, just like their on screen characters Serena van der Woodsen and Dan Humphrey.That said, Badgley—who can currently be seen in the indie flick—says that his history with Lively presented its own set of complexities on set."I don't know if I can distill it into a sentence, or even articulate it," he explains."We were very much caught up in the show, which itself was a six-year endurance test."But I learned early on that that stuff is never satisfying in the end.There's a reason the French call the moment of orgasm 'la petite mort', 'the little death'.According to Badgley, his real-life romance with Lively made those steamy lip locks the most memorable."I'd say best…" he mused, "I'll say it was Blake, because we actually had a relationship at the time." PHOTOS: Costars couples As for his worst?"We were consummately professional," Badgley said, acknowledging how difficult it was at times."And I think we should both pat ourselves on the back for getting through it… "I think it was probably the most plausible," he shared.