TVGuide.com interviewed GOSSIP GIRL's executive producer Joshua Safran. Here's the scoop from that interview:
- The story between Dan and Blair is not over.
- There are no plans in the next five episodes for Ben to return, but his story with Serena will continue.
- In the last episodes of the season, we will see what exactly transpired between Bart and Raina's father Russell and Raina's mother. That story is of a piece with the Lilly story.
- In the last five episodes, Vanessa is very much trying to help get Dan back to his roots.
To read the full interview, click HERE.