Smith, who played Lt. Matthew Scott for two years on SGU, will play an aspiring chef named Max. He’ll be a possible love interest for Serena, one of the show’s main characters played by Blake Lively.
An insider tells the site that Smith’s scenes will be set in Los Angeles. Buzz Foto has posted a pic of Brian at the location shoot at Colonie restaurant in Boerum Hill in New York City.
His first episode will be the show’s fifth season premiere, set to air September 26. Gossip Girl will air Mondays at 8/7c this fall.
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