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6 Actresses Considered for 'Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants' Before the Final Cast was Selected (3 Competed for Blake Lively's Role!)

The cast of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants is still close nearly 20 years after they first came together.

Blake Lively, America Ferrera, Alexis Bledel and Amber Tamblyn played best friends united by a pair of pants that followed them on huge adventures in two movies starting back in 2005.

The perfect cast is part of what made the franchise as successful as it is. However, we recently learned that several other big actresses were in the running for the roles.

Producer Debra Martin Chase named six stars who were could have played Carmen, Tibby, Lena and Bridget during an appearance on the Hollywood Gold podcast.

The shortlist included one actress who was famous for her role on The O.C. and several other young actresses who have gone far in Hollywood. Debra shared insight into how they selected each person for their roles and opened up about the challenges behind the decisions.

Scroll through the slideshow to see which actresses were considered for which roles…

Blake Lively Wows in a Wedding Dress, Films Key Scene With Anna Kendrick for 'A Simple Favor 2'

The first set photos from A Simple Favor 2 have arrived!

If you were unaware, earlier this year it was confirmed that a sequel to the 2018 dark comedy, which starred Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick, had been greenlit. It began production in Capri, Italy.

This week, Blake and Anna were captured on set as they filmed a central scene for the movie with a new costar.

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'A Simple Favor 2' Confirmed, 8 Stars Returning From First Movie!

A Simple Favor, the 2018 hit dark comedy, is officially getting a sequel!

Amazong MGM Studios announced that the project has been greenlit and will begin production sometime in the spring. Paul Feig will return to direct with Jessica Sharzer penning the second film. She also wrote the first movie!

The film will be released via Prime Video, and the cast has also been confirmed.

Keep reading to see which stars are returning from the first movie…

Blake Lively Apologizes for Kate Middleton 'Photoshop Fails' Joke Following Princess's Cancer News

Blake Lively is expressing her regret for a joke she made about Kate Middleton.

On Friday (March 22), the Princess of Wales announced that she has been diagnosed with cancer following a planned abdominal surgery in January.

Prior to that, jokes and speculation concerning Kate‘s whereabouts ran rampant on the internet. On March 15, Blake shared an Instagram post in which she poked fun at Kate‘s recent photo editing controversy.

The 36-year-old Gossip Girl alum posted a photo of her sitting by a pool with obvious Photoshopping done to the image.

“I’m so excited to share this new photo I just took today to announce our 4 new @bettybuzz & @bettybooze products! Now you know why I’ve been MIA,” she wrote in the caption.

Blake took to her Instagram Story on Friday to apologize for the post, which has since been deleted.

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Blake Lively Pokes Fun at Kate Middleton's Photo Controversy in New Instagram Post

Blake Lively has jokes about Kate Middleton‘s recent photo controversy!

In case you weren’t aware, the Princess of Wales has been the center of many headlines in recent days after a family photo featuring her and Prince William‘s children was posted to the couple’s official Instagram account. The photo was later rejected by news agencies due to manipulation. Read the full timeline of events here.

The controversy has prompted many to express concern over Kate‘s whereabouts, as the she stepped back from royal duties after having abdominal surgery in January.

On Friday (March 15), Blake took to Instagram to promote her new Betty Buzz drinks and make a cheeky reference to Kate‘s debacle.

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Richest 'Gossip Girl' Cast Members Ranked From Lowest to Highest (& the Wealthiest Has a Net Worth of $30 Million!)

The cast of Gossip Girl has made a lot of money over the years!

The original series – starring Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley, Ed Westwick, Chace Crawford, Taylor Momsen, Jessica Szohr, Kelly Rutherford, and Matthew Settle – first premiered on The CW in 2007 and ran for six seasons before coming to an end in 2012.

Even though the show isn’t on the air anymore, it’s still a fan-favorite series and the reboot series premiered in the summer of 2021 on HBO Max, however, it only aired for two seasons.

Of course, the show’s success has also meant its talented co-stars have also amassed a great deal of money along the way. They’ve also gone on to take on major new projects and achieve incredible things in their careers after the series ended.

We’ve rounded up the main cast of Gossip Girl, and ranked them according to their estimated net worth. Who do you think is worth the most?!

Click through the slideshow to find out who the richest Gossip Girl cast member is…

The Richest 'Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants' Stars, Ranked by Net Worth (The Top Earner Might Surprise You!)

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants is a story of friendship so timeless that fans are still revisiting it nearly 20 years after it first premiered.

The original movie premiered in 2005, introducing us to best friends played by Alexis Bledel, Amber Tamblyn, America Ferrera and Blake Lively who are united… by a universal pair of pants. They got back together again for a sequel in 2008, and there’s been talk of a third movie over the years.

The cast has been in the news recently thanks to their enduring friendships, and we got curious about how much everyone was worth.

We did some digging and put together a ranking of the franchise’s biggest stars based on their estimated net worth! Who comes out on top? The character was introduced in the second movie and beats out the next closest earner by $10 million.

Scroll through the slideshow to see a ranking of the stars of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants based on their estimated net worth…