There are several reasons to celebrate in the Upper East side today. And a big one is that Chace Crawford, who plays Nate Archibald, turns 27!
Happy 27th Birthday, Chace! In honor of this special occasion, we have compiled a list of 27 fun facts about this Gossip Girl star along with a photo gallery with 27 of his sexiest pics. It may be Chace’s special day, but that doesn’t mean we can’t do a little bit of celebrating of our own!
What's In a NameHis real name is Christopher Chace Crawford. Chace is just his nickname! Photo Credit: WENN
A Super SuperlativeChace was voted Best Dressed his senior year of high school. However, he isn't sure how they established this because his school required everyone to wear uniforms.Photo Credit: WENN
Hey, CowboyHe was born and raised in Texas.Photo Credit: WENN
All in the FamilyHis younger sister Candice is a former beauty queen and is married to Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo.Photo Credit: WENN
20/20Chace wears contact lenses.Photo Credit: WENN
Date-WorthyHis favorite date was a 5-day camping trip that a girl from college asked him out on!Photo Credit: WENN
Supper ClubChace prefers to eat in and loves to grill.Photo Credit: WENN
Pucker Up!His first kiss was in the 5th grade with his best friend's twin sister.Photo Credit: WENN
Sing It, Man!Chace claims to be a very talented karaoke performer.Photo Credit: WENN
HousewreckerChace isn't the best at doing house work. He admits that he often slacks on doing laundry and dishes, often letting the mess pile up!Photo Credit: WENN
Yum!He loves fried chicken.Photo Credit: WENN
160 CharactersChace dated Carrie Underwood but the two broke up -- via text message! Don't worry though, it was mutual.Photo Credit: WENN
Stunt ManHe did all of his own stunts in the movie The Covenant.Photo Credit: WENN
Bucket ListBefore he dies, Chace would like to learn how to fly an airplane and get married.Photo Credit: WENN
Eeek!His biggest fear? Spiders.
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Scooped UpAfter deciding to try acting, Chace was signed by the first talent agent he met with!Photo Credit: WENN
Fan FanaticChace's favorite Gossip Girl superfan is a 36 year-old man named Phil.Photo Credit: WENN
Interoffice DatingChace was at one point romantically linked to Gossip Girl co-star Taylor Momsen.Photo Credit: WENN
Nevermind...He was going to star in the remake of Footloose but when the original director was replaced, he decided not to.Photo Credit: WENN
Roomies!He used to share an apartment in New York City with Gossip Girl co-star Ed Westwick.Photo Credit: WENN
So FreshBefore filming kissing scenes on the set of Gossip Girl, Chace insists on brushing his teeth. What a gentleman.Photo Credit: WENN
College ManChace attended Pepperdine University.Photo Credit: WENN
Sporty GuyWhen he was in high school, Chace played golf and football.Photo Credit: WENN
Mom and PopHis father is a dermatologist and his mother is a teacher.Photo Credit: WENN
Public FigureAfter gaining notoriety for his role as Nate Archibald, Chace had to cancel his personal Facebook and Myspace accounts.Photo Credit: WENN
Single StudIn 2009, he was listed as #1 in People magazine's annual list of Sexy & Single Men.Photo Credit: WENNChace's mom convinced him to pursue a career in acting based on an aptitude test he took in high school. Remind us to thank her later.Photo Credit: WENN
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