He's obsessed with waffles, the only carb she touches is vodka. The two then begin an awkward relationship which concludes in the season's penultimate episode when Charlie, dressed like Serena, demands that Dan call her by Serena's name. Although Ivy has developed feelings for Nate, Diana has threatened her to stay away from him. Personality While acting as Charlie, Ivy often appeared quiet and demure; often in awe of Serena and Blair and the way they behave. Appearance and Style Rufus is the most casually dressed of all the main characters. They have a secret love child that neither of them seem to care about, and she left him for the back-from-the-fake-dead-but-maybe-really-dead-now snake Bart Bass who "died" the night she was already leaving him for Rufus yet I somehow still think and hope we'll see the Van Der Humphreys reunited tonight. He instead tells Rufus that he is their son's brother. So William and Ivy were in cahoots; Serena and Blair finally buried the hatchet which was the one good part of the episode ; Rufus and Lily reconciled, kinda; and Lily decided to trust Bart over Chuck, tossing the prized microfilm into the fire and sending all of Chuck's dreams of payback up in literal smoke. Carol tells Ivy that she may now leave New York and start a new life with the wealth she now possesses. Where did I put my red marker, anyway? DeFer was called back for the role of Charlie Rhodes, with the show's writers stating that they were writing something new for her character. In Southern Gentlemen Prefer Blondes , he decides to invest the college money he has saved with Serena's new boyfriend, Gabriel Edwards. He tracks Ivy down at the Van der Woodsen loft and Ivy is backed into a corner where she tells Lily and Max that her mother made her change her name to Ivy in order to avoid being used for her money. What do you think? Under Diana's control, Ivy is forced to procure gossip for Diana's use. It is revealed that her father died due to a heroin overdose when she was eight years old right in front of her and her grandmother died of cancer; and that she lived in trailer parks. After she is unable to secure Rufus or Alison's permission, Jenny sets to emancipate herself; until Lily discovers the paperwork and informs Rufus on Thanksgiving. However, he isn't too angry at them and pays off paparazzi to stop photos of her stealing a horse at the van der Bilt polo match from coming out. Ivy returns briefly, looking for Lily. And that's not to mention the return of the ol' "I just happened to be walking down the street in a supposedly quiet part of town and coincidentally saw my girlfriend kissing another guy next to a limo right as I was passing and looking in that direction" routine with Rufus and Ivy -- because there's nothing "Gossip Girl" loves more than a statistically improbable encounter that leads to a misunderstanding or a break-up. Serena, who figured something like this would happen, proceeds to ask her to return her tickets to the Jenny Packham fashion show.
During this time, she has also "forgotten" to take her medication. Under the guise of Charlie Rhodes, she experiences the world of the Upper East Side, becoming particularly close with Dan Humphrey , though Dan puts a stop to the budding relationship because of his history with Serena. But the most infuriating part of the hour was undoubtedly Blair and Chuck's latest contrived reason for staying apart. In Boston, Lily and Rufus track down the adoptive parents; who explain that their son, Andrew, was killed in a boating accident the year before Gone with the Will. She finds some incriminating evidence in the boxes and uses it to her advantage, to take down Lily Portrait of a Lady Alexander. Or maybe that's just me and everyone else has already given up on the scandalous Upper East Siders, but I still have a soft spot for it despite despairing of its many ridiculous plot lines and openly laughing at the dramatic death scene we saw last week. He goes skiing to avoid Lily, but returns in The Hurt Locket. Although everyone seemed to be trying to deliver The following are three completely sound and not at all stupid or crazy ideas as to why these two will be swapping spit and more? With Carol thanking her for a job well done and paying her handsomely, Ivy takes out Georgina's phone number. After a conversation with Blair, she decides to stay. Background Besides the fact the she was born and raised in Miami, Florida, not much is known about Ivy's past. And William wanted her to sleep with Rufus to get back at Lily! She offers to have Ivy move in with her. They enter into a stoney silence and don't talk to one another. Following this, Ivy turns to Georgina and the two later crash CeCe's wake, during which, through the reading of CeCe's will, Ivy is left everything under her legal name instead of her alias Charlie Rhodes, revealing that CeCe knew about the fact that Ivy isn't her real granddaughter. While there, they share a kiss. She later that Rufus has been paying for Ivy to live in a hotel behind her back, and two fight over it Salon of the Dead. When he returns to the loft and sees Dan's writing and Jenny's homemade dresses, he decides that he would rather stay home and be a dad to them. It is Carol, however, who convinces the family that Max is the one lying, later telling Ivy that if the family found out what has happened to the real Charlie Rhodes, Ivy wouldn't be the only one out. The next day, Jenny moves out of the loft and in with Agnes. At the gala, she tries to seduce Dan in Headmistress Queller 's office but freaks him out when she asks him to call her Serena. After she has accomplished this, however, Diana has discovered the connection between Ivy and Charlie and agrees to keep silent as long as Ivy works for her. Jenny ruins everything, including but not limited to: However, when CeCe hears about their relationship, she informs Rufus that years prior, Lily was pregnant with his baby and gave it up for adoption. I was too busy trying not to hurl at Ivy's doe-eyed, clingy sycophant routine to really pay attention.
Just keep telling yourself, "only three more episodes to go So many questions! Personality Rufus is involved in the least amount of scandals out of anyone on the show. In Dan de Fleurette , Lily returns to the city and becomes angry at Rufus for not making Serena go to college. Meanwhile, Chuck is preparing to return to the city with his new girlfriend, Eva Coupeau , and Rufus is not pleased about his return due to what he did to Jenny. During the series fourth season, Charlie became the subject of praise with her successful integration into the Upper East Side. It is later revealed that Charlie suffers from bi-polar disorder and she has stopped taking her medication. Upon their return to New York, Rufus discovers that Jenny and Eric have been hiding Serena's summer exploits from him. He is present when Dan marries Serena. Later, William gives a speech that alludes to him about to start a war for Lily, and she realizes Rufus was right. While there, old issues between Rufus, Lily, and Alison arise. Lily learns from Bart that the records of his illegal oil trading was in the back of the painting, and Ivy finds them. When Lola arrives, Ivy and Carol finally come clean about Carol's elaborate scheme and Ivy's role in all of it. Unless the writers decide to steal my "rocks fall, everybody dies" suggestion, my new bet is that Dan sets fire to the entire island of Manhattan and drives away on his vespa, cackling madly, with the wind ruffling his curly locks and an advance on his next novel tucked into his too-tight hipster pants. In Bonfire of the Vanity , Agnes and Jenny get into a big fight, which ends with Agnes burning all of Jenny's dresses. Bart and Chuck are both desperate to get them, and she tells them that whoever plans to ruin Lily's life more can have them. He instead tells Rufus that he is their son's brother. In the final episode of the season, Lola signs over her entire half of Cece's estate to Ivy and asks her to do one favor in return: This newfound wealth does not last, as Lily van der Woodsen and Carol successfully cheat Ivy out of her inheritance and split it among themselves. In Southern Gentlemen Prefer Blondes , he decides to invest the college money he has saved with Serena's new boyfriend, Gabriel Edwards. Following this, Ivy turns to Georgina and the two later crash CeCe's wake, during which, through the reading of CeCe's will, Ivy is left everything under her legal name instead of her alias Charlie Rhodes, revealing that CeCe knew about the fact that Ivy isn't her real granddaughter. The next day, Jenny moves out of the loft and in with Agnes. What we've learned from the show: At the end of the episode, the two have sex and enter into a relationship. Therefore, what if Ivy decided she was going to be Vanessa and came on to Rufus? While leaving, Charlie runs into Georgina Sparks , who recognizes that she is faking her illness and offers her phone number, telling her to call if she ever wants to have fun. Charlie to win Blair's bridesmaid spot and Nate to make Diana jealous, though their motives are unknown to the other. Vanessa's relationships just never worked. CeCe's condition worsens and Ivy is forced to take her to the hospital, where she has a run in with the Van der Woodsens and Carol. In the sixth and final season , Ivy is seen dating Rufus Humphrey and later William van der Woodsen in an attempt to undermine Lily, which ultimately fails.
I'm sure we're all well aware that the definition of insanity is repeating the same action and expecting a different outcome, but gosh darn it, the possibility of closure is just too intoxicating, ain't it? Jenny ruins everything, including but not limited to: Television series[ edit ] Casting and characterization[ edit ] Introduced in the fourth season, DeFer was set to join the cast as Carol's daughter and Serena and Eric's cousin, Charlie Rhodes. She later that Rufus has been paying for Ivy to live in a hotel behind her back, and two fight over it Salon of the Dead. That'll teach me. Estrangeloved , Lily returns to Manhattan and explains to Rufus that she has been sick all along and seeing William for treatments. When Charlie arrives, Ivy and Carol finally tell the truth about Carol's scheme and Ivy's role in it. The next day, she tells Carol that she wants to stay in the city to get to know the family. Here's our handy guide! They enter into a stoney silence and don't talk to one another. In the season's final moments, "Charlie Rhodes" is revealed to be Ivy Dickens, an aspiring actress that Carol hired to gain access to her daughter's trust fund. Advertisement Worst: Charlie tells Serena that she plans to leave the city. Serena and Dan I might get a lot of disagreement here and they might even be headed towards the 4,th reconciliation in the finale but I'm just over these two. Before he can respond, Lily comes rushing out with news that Blair is awake and responding, though Chuck is unresponsive. Following this revelation, Ivy is turned away by the van der Woodsens and turns to Georgina for help. A few weeks later, concerned by Charlie's long absence, Lily hires a private investigator to find her, but the private investigator instead finds the real Charlie Rhodes , who is attending Julliard. Ivy begs Lily for her forgiveness and insists that she all she wants is to be a part of her family and to win back her trust. In Dan de Fleurette , Lily returns to the city and becomes angry at Rufus for not making Serena go to college. It's unknown whether her mental illness was real or a ploy to get her out of Manhattan. In Southern Gentlemen Prefer Blondes , he decides to invest the college money he has saved with Serena's new boyfriend, Gabriel Edwards. He finds the records and returns them to Lily, and the two become somewhat civil again. I'm yours. However, when she meets William, he is with Lily and claims to have never met Ivy before. Rufus is angry because while they weren't married, they were engaged, and temporarily moves back to the loft for space. She agrees to do so, but instead conducts a trick to get Ivy out without unfreezing the money behind Rufus' back. Unbeknownst to her, Rufus found the records and gave them to Lily, so she loses out on having the upper hand on the Bass men Save the Last Chance. Their plan works and Ivy is able to walk away without being hurt. Rufus is the only Humphrey man who can handle being an Upper East Side house-husband.
Meanwhile, Bart asks Lily to marry him Roman Holiday. The following are three completely sound and not at all stupid or crazy ideas as to why these two will be swapping spit and more? Lily declines and bids her farewell. She comes to care for everyone, including Dan, Blair, and Nate. TV Fanatic warmly welcomed her character, stating that she "good-naturedly mocked the show and its often convoluted plot lines. At the gala, she tries to seduce Dan in Headmistress Queller 's office but freaks him out when she asks him to call her Serena. Rufus, wanting to fix their relationship, delivers annulment papers to Bart behind her back for him to sign. While suffering an apparent psychotic break, she attempts to jump out the window, but is stopped by Serena. While in the city, she hangs out pretty exclusively with Serena, Eric , and Dan. And are you going to be watching the finale tonight? Ivy is later kicked out of the apartment after Lily uses underhanded means to sabotage her. When Rufus sees the two kissing although not seeing William's face , he breaks up with Ivy. Not to mention my aforementioned rooting for Lily and Rufus, and my discomfort with step-siblings getting it on. Annoyed, Lily sends him away and Georgina outs who he is when he's gone. When Chuck and Blair get into a life-threatening car accident after being tailed by the paparazzi, Ivy confesses to Rufus that she is a fraud. After a conversation with Nate about the phone, she offers to help him find the owner in attempt to retrieve it. She wore the most amazing wedding ensemble pictured above , he wears the same flannel shirt four times a week. Rufus and Lily continue their fighting, as neither know how to correctly handle the situation. However, he also tends to see the best in people; and that includes overlooking things they do that may be perceived as malicious or wrong. While at Nate's party, Ivy runs into the real Charlie Rhodes, who goes by the alias 'Lola' and it is revealed that they took the same acting class where they grew up in Florida. When Lily returns from a trip with Bart, she informs Rufus about the proposal, and tries to get him to stop her from saying yes.
The majority of Rufus' storylines involve him trying to parent his children, or trying to pursue a relationship with Lily van der Woodsen. In In the Realm of the Basses , Rufus returns without any luck finding the child. After this revelation, Ivy kicks Lily and Rufus out of the apartment as it had been paid for by CeCe and was now hers. The two talk, and Lily reveals that the two kissed but did not have sex. During this time, she has also "forgotten" to take her medication. He tells Jenny, who runs away and has sex with Chuck to escape her pain. Take Lily down in revenge for Carol's imprisonment and her manipulation of events. She finds some incriminating evidence in the boxes and uses it to her advantage, to take down Lily Portrait of a Lady Alexander. Following this, Ivy turns to Georgina and the two later crash CeCe's wake, during which, through the reading of CeCe's will, Ivy is left everything under her legal name instead of her alias Charlie Rhodes, revealing that CeCe knew about the fact that Ivy isn't her real granddaughter. Lily and Rufus then abandon their wedding to find him. Estrangeloved , Lily returns to Manhattan and explains to Rufus that she has been sick all along and seeing William for treatments.
After this conversation, Carol tells Ivy that while she may stay in New York, she is on her own before returning to Miami herself. She comes to care for everyone, including Dan, Blair, and Nate. And William just loves sleeping with a psychotic something who, within the last two years, has assumed the identity of one of his daughters and become totally obsessed with the other, because that's a healthy and rational thing for a middle-aged doctor guy to do? When they return, they enter into a relationship You've Got Yale! Annoyed, Lily sends him away and Georgina outs who he is when he's gone. The next day, she tells Carol that she wants to stay in the city to get to know the family. As a result, he goes on a hunt to find the child himself. She tried with Nate, she tried with Dan and briefly, with Dan AND Hillary Duff , which was weird for everyone involved and watching , she tried with Dan's secret half-brother, and I think she even hooked up with Chuck, but no. She tries to persuade Rufus to go through unpacking a group of boxes that Lily had sent over to the loft after having all of his stuff from the apartment move out. When this fails, Max takes his story to Nate's cousin Trip who is a congressman, on the eve of Charlie's debut into the Upper East Side society. DeFer's contract with the show also included the possibility of her becoming a series regular for the fifth season.
Later, William gives a speech that alludes to him about to start a war for Lily, and she realizes Rufus was right. Jenny ruins everything, including but not limited to: Serena discovers a letter her father, William van der Woodsen wrote to her, explaining why he couldn't see her during the summer: I felt sick when they kissed. Ivy helps Blair in her plans to try and take down Chuck's father and when the man dies, she believes it's finally time she and William come out in public as a couple. However, Jenny decides that she doesn't want to be estranged from him and moves back home The Magnificent Archibalds. Estrangeloved , Lily returns to Manhattan and explains to Rufus that she has been sick all along and seeing William for treatments. Personality Rufus is involved in the least amount of scandals out of anyone on the show. However, upon learning that Vanessa Abrams had intentionally sabotaged a meeting Charlie had organized, Dan allows himself to become closer to Charlie while severing his ties with Vanessa. It is Carol, however, that convinces the family that Max is lying, later telling Ivy that if the family found out what has happened to the real Charlie Rhodes, Ivy wouldn't be the only one out. Appearing exclusively in the television adaption, she is portrayed by actress Kaylee DeFer. As a result, he grounds her and sends her to see Headmistress Queller to apologize. Rufus is the only Humphrey man who can handle being an Upper East Side house-husband. DeFer was called back for the role of Charlie Rhodes, with the show's writers stating that they were writing something new for her character.
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