Penn Badgley to Portray Jeff Buckley in Biopic

at . Comments

It looks as though Gossip Girl star Penn Badgley has been cast in the role of Jeff Buckley in the upcoming biopic chronicling the late singer-songwriter's life.

The 24-year-old Penn, who has been trying to branch out from the CW drama and sink his teeth into serious acting with deeper roles, is said to be elated.

Robert Pattinson, on the other hand? He reportedly coveted the role of Buckley for the same reasons. Somehow we imagine his career will survive.

Way to go, Penn!

Penn B. Pic

Steve Marsi is the Managing Editor of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Google+ or email him here.

Uncle jackass

Hang on... why didn't I know that Penn is younger than Leighten Meester?

Ds4ever

go peeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeenn!

Tags: ,

Gossip Girl Quotes

Sometimes it's hard to see the lines we've drawn until we've crossed them. That's when we rely on the ones we love to pull us back and give us something to hold onto. Then there are the clearly marked lines. The ones that if you dare cross, you may never find your way back. XOXO, Gossip Girl.

Gossip Girl

And who am I? That's one secret I'll never tell ... You know you love me. XOXO, Gossip Girl

Gossip Girl