Full Name: Jessica Szohr
Hometown: Menomonee Falls, WI
Born in Wisconsin, Jessica Szohr began modeling for Kohl's Department Stores in high school.
Szohr is most known for her role as Vanessa Abrams in the CW series Gossip Girl, but has also guest-starred in the television shows CSI: Miami, That's So Raven, What About Brian and What I Like About You. In May 2011, Szohr announced she would be leaving the hit CW drama that made her a star after its fourth season.
Szohr dated her Gossip Girl co-star Ed Westwick from 2008-2010.