POLL: Which New Fall TV Show Excites You the You Most?

Forget back-to-school shopping and all things pumpkin spice, the real reason everyone’s excited for fall is because it brings the return of all of our favorite TV shows – and the chance to develop new obsessions.

Chace Crawford on Returning to TV After Gossip Girl: 'I Wouldn't Take Those Years Back for Anything'

Almost three years after Gossip Girl signed off with a final “xoxo,” Chace Crawford is returning to prime time with ABC’s new show Blood and Oil as one half of an ambitious, working-class couple hoping to strike gold in a North Dakota boomtown – and he’s pretty excited not to be playing a prep schooler.

“It was a great situation, and I get to play a completely different character than the one I portrayed for 6 years,” Crawford told PEOPLE. “I wouldn’t take those years back for anything.”

Chace Crawford Returns to TV: Relive 5 of His Hottest Gossip Girl Moments

Spotted: Chace Crawford ready to return to TV.

The Gossip Girl actor has been cast as the lead in ABC’s pilot Boom, PEOPLE has confirmed.

This is his first leading role on the small screen since the soapy CW show ended in 2012, though Crawford, 29, guested as a WASP-y Yale student on Glee last season (typecasting, much?).

Chace Crawford and a Pal Get a Late Lunch in N.Y.C.

Chace Crawford enjoyed a leisurely late lunch in New York City on Saturday. The former Gossip Girl star and a male friend were spotted at ABC Kitchen, Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s celeb favorite restaurant.

Paul McCartney Rocks Out to Lil Wayne & More Super Bowl Party Sightings

For Hollywood, Super Bowl weekend is one big party, and they don’t disappoint.

On Saturday night, Lil Wayne performed at a GQ, Lacoste and Mercedes-Benz hosted party at the Elms Mansion in New Orleans. Among the fans on hand was model Kate Upton, who posed for photos in front of her GQ cover and stood on a couch to get a better view of Lil Wayne’s show, an onlooker tells PEOPLE.

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Chace Crawford, David Beckham & Kevin Connolly Celebrate L.A. Kings Win in Hollywood

The L.A. Kings were in party mode on Wednesday night to celebrate this week’s big Stanley Cup win.

Surrounded by some of their celebrity fans, several members of the team walked into Beacher’s Madhouse at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, holding their hard-earned trophies – and allowing fellow partygoers to pour alcohol in them and take shots!

New Years Eve: Where the Stars Will Party

It seems Sin City is the place to be this New Year’s Eve.

Celebrities like John Legend, Guns N’ Roses and members of the Kardashian family are set to ring in the New Year on the Las Vegas Strip. Across the country, Lady Gaga will kick off the countdown to midnight in New York’s Times Square.

But that’s only a taste of all the stars toasting the arrival of 2012. Other celebrity New Year’s Eve Events include …

Tony Romo, Candice Crawford Wed in Dallas

An NFL lockout couldn’t stop Tony Romo from scoring the ultimate touchdown this weekend – the Dallas Cowboys quarterback married Candice Crawford on Saturday evening at Arlington Hall in Dallas, his rep confirms to PEOPLE.

“It was perfect! From the ceremony in beautiful white, to a vibrant after-party and great music selected by Tony himself,” says a source, noting the packed dance floor. Reportedly, 600 guests attended.

Caught in the Act!

• She’s gearing up for motherhood! While in London, Kate Hudson and fiancé Matthew Bellamy stopped into maternity store Séraphine for a little shopping. The actress spent around $450 during the visit, picking up a halter neck swimsuit ($79) and a nursing sweater ($108), among other items.