Gossip Girl Re-Casting Role of Lily's Sister

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Gossip Girl recently cast Illeana Douglas to play the role of Lily's big sister Carol.

Now that Douglas has bailed due to scheduling conflicts, the role is again vacant.

It's unfortunate, since Douglas could definitely pass for an older Krysten Ritter, who originated the role during Season 2's ill-fated ’80s flashback / spinoff pilot episode, "Valley Girls."

Any suggestions on who they should cast in her place?

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I completely agree about Melinda clarke! She would be excellent

Court

Melinda Clarke? I've always wanted an OC character on GG

Sidewinder

Just put Krysten Ritter into the time machine ;]

Tvjunkie

Oh this is so unfortunate. I can really imagine her being Aunt Carol because of her resemblance to Krystan Ritter.

Al-in-germany

Allison Janney, but there's no way she'd do it. And I think she's busy with the new Matthew Perry show anyway.