MONDAY, OCTOBER 11
"GOSSIP GIRL" - (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET)
"Goodbye, Columbia" (TV-14, D) (HDTV)
A GOSSIP GIRL BLAST STRIKES OUT AGAINST SERENA - An anonymous Gossip Girl blast starts a very damaging rumor about one of Columbia's new students, Serena (Blake Lively). On her path to greatness, Blair (Leighton Meester) decides to take a class with a powerful businesswoman, Martha (guest star Marilyne Barrett), who is guest-lecturing at Columbia, but a mysterious fellow student thwarts her plans to secure the prized position as Martha's assistant. Penn Badgley, Chace Crawford, Ed Westwick, Jessica Szohr, Kelly Rutherford and Matthew Settle also star. Jeremiah Chechik directed the episode written by Robby Hull (#405).