Home Beauty Gossip Girl star Penn Badgley looks nothing like this now Gossip Girl star Penn Badgley looks nothing like this now Whatever happened to Lonely Boy? - by marie claire 01 Dec 2016 Dan Humphrey, we thought we knew you. He of the so-hipster-it-hurts Brooklyn loft and shaggy brunette curls has gone and chopped off the head of hair we all associate with the always angsty Lonely Boy, debuting a grunge-chic platinum blonde ‘do at his latest Mothxr gig. Spotted: Lonely Boy. Dan Humphrey, is that you? 😍 You know we love you, xoxo. 💋 #BlondeHairDontCare | 📷: Pacific Coast News #PennBadgley now has blonde hair and a full beard. Thoughts??? PerezHilton.com/PennBadgley We hate to think what Blair Waldorf would have to say about this one. Mind you, Badgley was already looking more rockstar than aspiring author, with shoulder-length curls and a serious case of five o’clock shadow. Dare we call it the Taylor Momsen effect?