Leighton Meester has helped to make "Gossip Girl" a hit with her portrayal of the rich and spoiled Blair Waldorf. Most recently Leighton Meester starred alongside Gwyneth Paltrow in the movie "Country Strong". She also plays the role of a troubled college student in the upcoming drama-thriller "The Roommate".
Taking a break from her "Gossip Girl" filming duties to promote her new movie, Leighton Meester turned up at the Toronto International Film Festival on Saturday night (September 10).
The 25-year-old actress took to the north of the border locale as she attended the red carpet premiere of her romantic dramedy "The Oranges" alongside co-stars Allison Janney, Hugh Laurie, Alia Shawkat and Oliver Platt.
Braving the wet summertime conditions, Leighton Meester diligently worked away on the set of "Gossip Girl" in New York City on Tuesday afternoon (September 6).
The Blair Waldorf babe toted a rainbow umbrella as she was mobbed by fans while walking along Park Avenue in between scenes - with the material being compiled for the show's new season ahead of its premiere on September 26th.