The elder Bass, who died in a car wreck last season, was a hard-dealing, self-made entrepreneur who earned his billions as the head of Bass Industries.But on the living, breathing Upper East Side, the Bass surname has an actual association: power couple Sid and Mercedes Bass. TKTKTKTKTKTKThe Bass dynasty's roots date back to Sid Williams Richardson, a self-made Texas oilman and rancher who was born in 1891.We simultaneously can't wait, and are dreading, the start of the final season — if the pictures are anything to go by, it's going to be a great one! Or that's what his new name was going to be for the next 6 years on the teen drama TV show.
The eldest, Sid, eventually took control of the family fortune. Today Robert is a financier in Fort Worth, Texas, while Sid, who was drawn to New York society more than his brother, splits his time between the Upper East Side and the Lone Star State. 110 on the Forbes 400 list, with an estimated net worth of .5 billion.We're not looking forward to the end of one of our fave TV shows, Gossip Girl, but we're definitely enjoying watching all the behind-the-scenes action as it happens on the set.Ed Westwick, Leighton Meester and Kelly Rutherford were on set together for a long time, which makes us wonder what's in store for their respective characters, Chuck, Blair and Lily.It’s really about your core characters and taking what people liked and invested in without changing it too radically too quickly,” Schwartz said. “They still feel for each other, but we’re not putting them together and breaking them up every week.One thing that will change: Dan (Penn Badgley) and Serena, a star-crossed couple who broke up yet again in the Sept. C.’s” Ryan and Marissa, who seemed to part and get back together every other week. I have learned that lesson.” A popular pairing that will get more attention is that of the conniving Chuck (Ed Westwick), who has fallen for manipulative society queen Blair.Penn walked over to his friend, and gave him a loose-guy hug. "Come on" he brought Penn over to the group of people.