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Penn Badgley Biography

Updated On 31 Dec, 2018 Published On 15 Jun, 2017
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Facts of Penn Badgley

Date of Birth :
Age : 37 years old
Family Name : Badgley
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Scorpio
Height : 5 Feet 9 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Penn Badgley

What is Penn Badgley marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Penn Badgley have ? (name): 0 Children
Is Penn Badgley having any relationship affair ?: Yes2 affair
Is Penn Badgley Gay ? No

Penn Badgley is an actor and a musician. He is mostly known for his role as Dan Humphrey in ‘Gossip Girl’ and has starred in many films including John Tucker Must Die. The Stepfather, Easy A and much more, He is currently the lead singer for Brooklyn-based Indie band Mother (stylized as MOTHXR).

Early Life Of Penn Badgley

Penn is the son of Lynne Murphy and Duff Badgley. He spent his childhood between Woodlake, Virginia, Seattle. He studied at Woolridge Elementary School and St. Christopher’s School.

Badgley then attended Charles Wright Academy and was involved in Seatle Children's Theatre. Penn also studied at Santa Monica College, the University of Southern California and Lewis & Clark College.

Penn Badgley's Career

Penn started his acting career at the age of 11. His first work was voice work for the video game ‘Mario Golf 64’ and his first appearance on television was in an episode of ‘Will & Grace.'

He has also worked in series such as 'Gossip Girl,' ‘Daddio,' ’The Brother Gracía’ and ‘What I Like About You.' Badgley won the hearts of many women as Dan Humphrey in Gossip Girl, starring opposite his then-girlfriend Blake Lively.

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Penn has won numerous awards for his performance in movies and TV series. He won a nominee for Gotham Independent Film Award in 2011, has won Oxford International Film Festival Award.

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Besides acting Penn is also a musician and has a band named MOTHXR. This band released their first album titled ‘Centerfold’ on February 26, 2016. He also became National Celebrity Cabinet in March 2010.

Penn Badgley's Personal Life

Moving to Penn’s personal life, he was in a relationship with American actress Blake Lively for three years. They dated from May 2007 and separated in September 2010. 

After Blake, Penn dated American actress Zoë Kravitz for a year, from July 2011 to June 2013. Recently, Penn married his girlfriend Domino Kirke on 27th February 2017 in New York.

These two dated for three years after meeting in 2014. They don’t have any children till date neither is there any rumor and news on extramarital affair or divorce. They seem to be living a healthy happy married life.

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Penn Badgley's Net worth

This American actor and musician, well known in Hollywood are one of the American actors with a net worth of $8 million. His salary is estimated to be around $969,000.

Penn Badgley Affairs

  1. First Affair with Blake Lively

    Penn Badgley and American actress Blake Lively was involved in a relationship for three years. They started dating in 2007 and separated in 2010.

  2. Second Affair with Zoë Kravitz

    Penn was in relation with another American actress Zoë Kravitz for a year. Their relation started from July 2011 but separated in June 2013.

Penn Badgley Married

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First Marriage with Domino Kirke

He is married to Domino Kirke, sister of actresses Lola and Jemima Kirke. They were in a relationship since 2014 and married in a New York courthouse on February with only close family and relatives in attendance. Domino is an English-American singer with English and Iraqi-Jewish heritage. Although she was born in London, she grew up in Brooklyn, New York where she is currently based.

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