Ratings: Gossip Girl Returns Low, Castle Rises and (Most) CBS Shows Eye a Possible Uptick

Gossip Girl‘s farewell tour got off to a tepid start on Monday night, with the final season premiere netting just 770,000 total viewers and a 0.4 demo rating — down 33 percent from its May finale.

Setting the table for the UES gang, 90210‘s season opener (with a million viewers and a 0.5 rating) was …READ MORE

Gossip Girl Premiere Recap: Lost and Found

If you have yet to watch Monday’s Gossip Girl season premiere, avert your eyes now. Everyone else, you may proceed…

“Call me superstitious, but I’ve got a feeling this fall could be my last season. Let’s face it, I’ve been at this a long time. But age breeds wisdom, and this I know: The best is yet to come.”

And so Gossip Girl began its farewell Season 6 on Monday night with a tongue-in-cheek voiceover from the anonymous blogger. READ MORE

TVLine Items: Gossip Girl Revealed! Plus: Community Actor to Pen Episode and More!

Who is the pot-stirring, trouble-causing, dastardly and devious Gossip Girl?

It’s the question on every fan’s mind as The CW soap of the same name enters its sixth and final season (bowing Oct. 8), and thankfully we can officially confirm that the mystery gal will be unmasked by series’ end. READ MORE

Ask Ausiello: Spoilers on Gossip Girl, Grey's Anatomy, SVU, Community, HIMYM and More!

Got a scoop request? An anonymous tip you’re dying to share? Just want to say hi? Send any/all of the above to askausiello@tvline.com

Question: Gossip Girl‘s final season starts in less than a week, so this week’s Ask Ausiello better have something good on the premiere. Or else. —Dawn
Ausiello: Last I checked the column was called Ask Ausiello not Threaten Ausiello. Having said that, I’ll give you what you want, just promise not to hurt me or my family, K? Herewith are six mild-to-wild spoilers about Monday’s premiere: READ MORE & GET SPOILED

Fall TV Preview

Hot Shots: A Gossip Girl Fashion Show -- Plus, Who Shows Up from Blair's Past?

It’s a big day for Gossip Girl‘s Blair when Eleanor Waldorf Designs hits the runway in an upcoming Season 6 episode of the CW soap. But if the body language between Queen B and Serena in the following photos is any indication, things are still tense between the former friends. Plus, there’s an unexpected (but familiar) face sitting next to S. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS

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Gossip Girl Hot Shots: Who Is Nate's New Lady? And What's Her Connection to Serena?

Romantic entanglements will continue to ensnare the Upper East Siders when Gossip Girl returns on Oct. 8 (The CW, 9/8c), and we’ve got a sneak peek at some new couplings set to stir up drama for the series’ sixth and final season. READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS

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Gossip Girl Hot Shots Answer Burning Serena Question! Plus: Why's Chuck Miffed at Blair?

The big mystery at the center of Gossip Girl‘s season premiere — Where’s Serena been all summer?! — appears to be solved: She’s been hanging out with Matt Camden!

The CW has released fresh stills from the departing soap’s Oct. 8 opener, and …READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS

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Hot Video: A Gossip Girl Gets Hitched, 'Chair' Undresses and Someone's on a 'Slut Spiral'

If Gossip Girl‘s silent teaser didn’t satisfy your appetite for Upper East Side drama, then the latest promo for the CW soap’s Season 6 should do the trick — especially its very steamy, very exposed ‘Chair’ hookup and an impromptu wedding …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO