Leighton Meester

Leighton Marissa Meester (born April 9, 1986) is an American actress and singer. She is mostly known for her starring role as Blair Waldorf in the teen drama series Gossip Girl (2007–12). She has also appeared in the 2010 country drama film Country Strong, the 2011 thriller The Roommate, the 2011 romantic-comedy Monte Carlo, and the comedies The Oranges (2011) and That's My Boy (2012). Meester made her Broadway debut in 2014 in Of Mice and Men. Description above from the Wikipedia article Leighton Meester, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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The Oranges (2011)

A man's affair with his friend's much-younger daughter throws two neighboring families into turmoil.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Farino
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Hugh Laurie  •  Alia Shawkat  •  Allison Janney

A man's affair with his friend's much-younger daughter throws two neighboring families into turmoil.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julian Farino
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Hugh Laurie  •  Alia Shawkat  •  Allison Janney

The Judge (2014)

DepressingHeartbreakingEmotionalTear-jerker

A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Dobkin
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Leighton Meester  •  Vera Farmiga  •  Vincent D'Onofrio

A successful lawyer returns to his hometown for his mother's funeral only to discover that his estranged father, the town's judge, is suspected of murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Dobkin
CAST:  Robert Downey Jr.  •  Leighton Meester  •  Vera Farmiga  •  Vincent D'Onofrio

Life Partners (2014)

A 29-year-old lawyer and her lesbian best friend experience a dramatic shift in their longtime bond after one enters a serious relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Susanna Fogel
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Gillian Jacobs  •  Gabourey Sidibe  •  Beth Dover

A 29-year-old lawyer and her lesbian best friend experience a dramatic shift in their longtime bond after one enters a serious relationship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Susanna Fogel
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Gillian Jacobs  •  Gabourey Sidibe  •  Beth Dover

By the Gun (2014)

A rising Boston gangster (Ben Barnes) endangers those around him when he starts to make moves without the knowledge of his boss (Harvey Keitel).  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Mottern
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Ben Barnes  •  Toby Jones  •  Harvey Keitel

A rising Boston gangster (Ben Barnes) endangers those around him when he starts to make moves without the knowledge of his boss (Harvey Keitel).  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Mottern
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Ben Barnes  •  Toby Jones  •  Harvey Keitel

That's My Boy (2012)

While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's wedding.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sean Anders
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Eva Amurri Martino  •  Leighton Meester

While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's wedding.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sean Anders
CAST:  Adam Sandler  •  Susan Sarandon  •  Eva Amurri Martino  •  Leighton Meester

Remember the Daze (2008)

During the summer of 1999, a group of teenagers, through interconnected narratives, live through their last day of high school and prepare for the future. Holly, once the new girl in school, does whatever it takes to remain popular. Dawn, who is secretly a lesbian, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jessica Manafort
CAST:  Amber Heard  •  Alexa PenaVega  •  Katrina Begin  •  Melonie Diaz

During the summer of 1999, a group of teenagers, through interconnected narratives, live through their last day of high school and prepare for the future. Holly, once the new girl in school, does whatever it takes to remain popular. Dawn, who is secretly a lesbian, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jessica Manafort
CAST:  Amber Heard  •  Alexa PenaVega  •  Katrina Begin  •  Melonie Diaz

Monte Carlo (2011)

Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Bezucha
CAST:  Selena Gomez  •  Katie Cassidy  •  Cory Monteith  •  Leighton Meester

Three young women vacationing in Paris find themselves whisked away to Monte Carlo after one of the girls is mistaken for a British heiress.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Bezucha
CAST:  Selena Gomez  •  Katie Cassidy  •  Cory Monteith  •  Leighton Meester

Country Strong (2010)

Soon after the rising young singer-songwriter Beau Williams gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star Kelly Canter, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager James and featuring a beauty queen-turned-singer ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shana Feste
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Garrett Hedlund  •  Tim McGraw  •  Leighton Meester

Soon after the rising young singer-songwriter Beau Williams gets involved with a fallen, emotionally unstable country star Kelly Canter, the pair embark on a career resurrection tour helmed by her husband/manager James and featuring a beauty queen-turned-singer ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shana Feste
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  Garrett Hedlund  •  Tim McGraw  •  Leighton Meester

Going the Distance (2010)

Erin and Garrett are very much in love. When Erin moves to San Francisco to finish her journalism degree and Garrett stays behind in New York to work in the music industry, they gamely keep the romance alive with webcams and frequent-flyer miles. But just when it ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nanette Burstein
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Justin Long  •  Christina Applegate  •  Ron Livingston

Erin and Garrett are very much in love. When Erin moves to San Francisco to finish her journalism degree and Garrett stays behind in New York to work in the music industry, they gamely keep the romance alive with webcams and frequent-flyer miles. But just when it ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nanette Burstein
CAST:  Drew Barrymore  •  Justin Long  •  Christina Applegate  •  Ron Livingston

The Roommate (2011)

When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two become close, but ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian E. Christiansen
CAST:  Minka Kelly  •  Leighton Meester  •  Cam Gigandet  •  Aly Michalka

When Sara, a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca, is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two become close, but ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christian E. Christiansen
CAST:  Minka Kelly  •  Leighton Meester  •  Cam Gigandet  •  Aly Michalka

Unity (2015)

Despite the advent of science, literature, technology, philosophy, religion, and so on -- none of these has assuaged humankind from killing one another, the animals, and nature. UNITY is a film about why we can't seem to get along, even after thousands and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shaun Monson
CAST:  Jessica Chastain  •  Zoe Saldana  •  Lena Headey  •  Amanda Seyfried

Despite the advent of science, literature, technology, philosophy, religion, and so on -- none of these has assuaged humankind from killing one another, the animals, and nature. UNITY is a film about why we can't seem to get along, even after thousands and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shaun Monson
CAST:  Jessica Chastain  •  Zoe Saldana  •  Lena Headey  •  Amanda Seyfried

Inside (2006)

Alex has a disturbing hobby of following strangers...until one night he gets caught. Instead of calling the police, the couple--fascinated by Alex's resemblance to their dead son--asks him to stay, and Alex finds himself trapped in a horrifying existence of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Mahler
CAST:  Nicholas D'Agosto  •  Cheryl White  •  Kevin Kilner  •  Leighton Meester

Alex has a disturbing hobby of following strangers...until one night he gets caught. Instead of calling the police, the couple--fascinated by Alex's resemblance to their dead son--asks him to stay, and Alex finds himself trapped in a horrifying existence of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Mahler
CAST:  Nicholas D'Agosto  •  Cheryl White  •  Kevin Kilner  •  Leighton Meester

Hangman's Curse (2003)

Bullying students are becoming deathly ill after screaming the name of a legendary ghost. What's to blame? An exotic illness? An illicit drug? Or is it the supernatural? The clues are few and time is running out for the students of Rogers High School. The only hope ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rafal Zielinski
CAST:  David Keith  •  Mel Harris  •  Douglas Smith  •  Jake Richardson

Bullying students are becoming deathly ill after screaming the name of a legendary ghost. What's to blame? An exotic illness? An illicit drug? Or is it the supernatural? The clues are few and time is running out for the students of Rogers High School. The only hope ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rafal Zielinski
CAST:  David Keith  •  Mel Harris  •  Douglas Smith  •  Jake Richardson

Killer Movie (2008)

A reality TV director copes with a spoiled celebutante and a show gone haywire when a masked killer starts bumping off the crew in this slasher-movie satire.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Fisher
CAST:  Paul Wesley  •  Kaley Cuoco  •  Jason London  •  Leighton Meester

A reality TV director copes with a spoiled celebutante and a show gone haywire when a masked killer starts bumping off the crew in this slasher-movie satire.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeff Fisher
CAST:  Paul Wesley  •  Kaley Cuoco  •  Jason London  •  Leighton Meester

The Haunting of Sorority Row (2007)

Samantha Willows, a college freshman, looks to pledge a sorority. Unbeknownst to Sam, it is haunted by a former pledge taking revenge on those who wronged her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bert Kish
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Kailin See  •  Lisa Marie Caruk  •  Meghan Ory

Samantha Willows, a college freshman, looks to pledge a sorority. Unbeknownst to Sam, it is haunted by a former pledge taking revenge on those who wronged her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bert Kish
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Kailin See  •  Lisa Marie Caruk  •  Meghan Ory

Date Night (2010)

FunnyCharmingCleverAdventurous

Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves—and now a number of unsavoury characters want Phil and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Tina Fey  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Taraji P. Henson

Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves—and now a number of unsavoury characters want Phil and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Levy
CAST:  Steve Carell  •  Tina Fey  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Taraji P. Henson

Like Sunday, Like Rain (2014)

Thought provokingBeautifulSimple

A struggling musician becomes a 12-year-old musical prodigy's guardian for a summer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Whaley
CAST:  Debra Messing  •  Billie Joe Armstrong  •  J. Smith-Cameron  •  Conor Carroll

A struggling musician becomes a 12-year-old musical prodigy's guardian for a summer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Frank Whaley
CAST:  Debra Messing  •  Billie Joe Armstrong  •  J. Smith-Cameron  •  Conor Carroll

National Theatre Live: Of Mice and Men (2014)

A powerful portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anna D. Shapiro
CAST:  James Franco  •  Chris O'Dowd  •  Leighton Meester  •  Jim Norton

A powerful portrait of the American spirit and a heartbreaking testament to the bonds of friendship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anna D. Shapiro
CAST:  James Franco  •  Chris O'Dowd  •  Leighton Meester  •  Jim Norton

Drive Thru (2007)

Horror gets Super Sized when Horny The Clown, the demonic mascot of "Hella-Burger," starts slashing Orange County teenagers with his meat cleaver from Hell.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brendan Cowles  •  Shane Kuhn
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Nicholas D'Agosto  •  Melora Hardin  •  Lola Glaudini

Horror gets Super Sized when Horny The Clown, the demonic mascot of "Hella-Burger," starts slashing Orange County teenagers with his meat cleaver from Hell.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brendan Cowles  •  Shane Kuhn
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Nicholas D'Agosto  •  Melora Hardin  •  Lola Glaudini

The North Wind's Gift (2018)

A magic microwave ensnares a starving family and their landlord.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Almereyda
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Nic Ratner

A magic microwave ensnares a starving family and their landlord.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Almereyda
CAST:  Leighton Meester  •  Nic Ratner
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