Spoofing the title of the Drew Barrymore movie “Riding in Cars with Boys” this episode of Gossip Girl season 5 will cement the character of Charlie (Kaylee Defer) into the world of the Upper East Side.

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Gossip Girl “Riding in Town Cars with Boys” Summary

LILY INTRODUCES CHARLIE TO NEW YORK SOCIETY — Lily (Kelly Rutherford) throws Charlie (Kaylee DeFer) a party to officially introduce her to New York society. Meanwhile, Charlie’s ex-boyfriend, Max (guest star Brian J. Smith), throws a wrench into Charlie’s future as an Upper East Side princess. Dan (Penn Badgley) decides it may be time to tell Blair (Leighton Meester) the truth about his feelings for her.

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Kaylee Defer as Charlie

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Is it our imagination or is Kaylee Defer quickly becoming the prominent rising star on Gossip Girl?

Blair looks downright boring.

At least Serena has a nice dress on.

Her hair is passable.

Chace Crawford, Ed Westwick and Matthew Settle also star. Vince Misiano directed the episode written by Amanda Lasher. Gossip Girl season 5 episode 10.

PHOTO CREDIT: GIOVANNI RUFINO/THE CW © 2011 THE CW Network, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Gossip Girl airs Monday nights on The CW. Episode premiere December 5 2011.