In his new movie, ”Greetings From Tim Buckley,” Penn Badgley plays late musician Jeff Buckley, and the experience inspired the “Gossip Girl” star to explore his own musicality. In fact, he and his girlfriend Zoë Kravitz have discussed performing together. “That’s something only you do when it’s...
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It feels like forever ago that we saw the original trailer for Greetings From Tim Buckley, a.k.a. the Penn Badgley as Jeff Buckley movie. Well, apparently, the thing is actually coming out, with an April 16 release date. Knowing what the people really want to see, the producers released the ... More »
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'The Gossip Girl' actor shows off his musical talents in Jeff Buckley biopic. By Amy Wilkinson
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It’s not always easy to portray a critically acclaimed singer/songwriter who had a loyal following and an untimely death, but Penn Badgley has been getting good reviews for his portrayal of Jeff Buckley in the dramatic movie...
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Despite playing Dan Humphrey for six seasons on "Gossip Girl," Penn Badgley doesn't exactly feel a kinship with his character, who turned out to be the elusive Gossip Girl her(him?)self. In an interview with Salon in which Badgley talked about his upcoming film "Greetings From Tim Buckley," he took a not-so-subtle dig at the CW series. “To be proud of something is a really...
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Penn Badgley slaloms up to me in Tompkins Square Park on a skateboard, wearing a gray sweatshirt and red sneakers, recognizable but unrecognized as the disaffected starlet-boy of the rococo teen soap Gossip Girl, which concluded its sixth and final season in December. He wanted to meet here because Jeff ... More »
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Gossip Girl actor Penn Badgley on playing Jeff Buckley, leaving LA and his attempt to bring the World Cup to AmericaHi! Where are you right now and what are you doing?I am home in New York, eating oatmeal. It's one of the first beautiful days of the year, so I think I may go to the park. Lay in the sun, on the grass, get some fresh air. That's really all I have planned.I...
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There were more than a few audience members surprised by Penn Badgley's falsetto at the US premiere of Greetings from Tim Buckley which screened this week at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival The narrative digs deep into the relationship between Tim Buckley and his son Jeff – played by Badgley...
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Of playing late rocker, he says, "There are people who are not going to be happy unless he’s there, dead and propped up and stuffed with his own voice being piped through his dead body."
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