NOTE: PLEASE ONLY SPOT SERENA VAN DER WOODSEN SPOTS WITH THE GOSSIP GIRL PROFILE AND THE SERENA VAN DER WOODSEN PROFILE AND CHECK WHAT YOU’RE SPOTTING IS CORRECT !!! Blake Lively is an American television film actress. She was born on August 25, 1987 in Tarzana, California. She is best known for her portrayal of Serena van der Woodsen in the book-based TV series Gossip Girl. She has also starred in movies such as Accepted and The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and Hick. She’s got married to Ryan Reynolds on September, 9th 2012.