alum, 36, tells PEOPLE exclusively of his 1-year-old little girl Arlo Day with musician and actress wife Leighton Meester.“That’s always a treat.” Continues Brody, “It’s something to do in the wee hours of the morning when she’s up.Of course, if the writers could go back in time, maybe they could uncancel them? Plus, it's really easy to know what to do in the past! In an age when almost every tent-pole film or series is based on a preexisting character with an established fan base, time travel is a clever way to circumvent the franchise system: use people and events we learned about in school. What did you think he had been doing for eight years? ) wisely instructed his top advisors to use the media to spread the government's time travel advisories in the form of pure entertainment, the opiate of the masses in the time of peak TV. You don't have to wrestle with the complicated nuances of a thorny issue like police brutality or the refugee crisis if you just surround your protagonist with events and figures that the long lens of history has already decided on. We swallow the government's pills because they are coated in sugar and presented like a candy, but make no mistake: These shows contain vital information about the next great leap forward in the story of the human race.6. Remember two years ago when there were a bunch of romantic comedy shows? The couple were recently snapped out at the premiere for Brody’s new Crackle series Brody shares that he likes to spend time building “the kids stuff” around his house, like Arlo’s slide and rocking chair.
“[I] finally thought I could find the words, the feeling, the meaning, and the melody that would showcase my voice,” she said.
It’ll be kids next,” she told, in which Meester plays a lesbian in love with her best friend who starts dating Brody, 34. I was going to the meeting that day and he called me and said, ‘They offered me this role.’” Since her hit CW show ended in 2012, Meester has been focusing on projects that won’t pigeonhole her as a character actress.
PHOTOS: Blake Lively and Ryan Reynold's romance “There wasn’t time to ask if we wanted to do this together,” Meester said of mixing her personal and professional life. PHOTOS: Best Gossip Girl fashions "I started the show when I was so young, and once it was over, I wanted to do things that were more exciting and challenging and more me — more my adult taste,” the star who played the bossy-yet-beloved Blair Waldorf on the New York-based show said.
It's about just sort of tying your heartstrings off — not allowing yourself to be vulnerable." PHOTOS: Gossip Girl — then and now!
Now happily married to Adam Brody, Meester said the record was inspired by a split she endured years ago.
This even applies to recent history; many in this country wish certain politicians could go back in time and run better campaigns, so that a certain person wouldn't be a certain party's current nominee... What if we could go back to a time when America was great and movies weren't so darn expensive? It's easier to write certain plotlines if there aren't cell phones.3. So perhaps TV's version of that is to go to the past and have adventures.4. It's the ultimate well-known, publicly-held intellectual property. They'd pick apart every detail of the miracle that is time travel until we were left with nothing more than a thousand "takes" and theories.