Eric van der Woodsen is a recurring character in the Gossip Girl TV series. Eric is the openly gay brother of Serena van der Woodsen. His introduction as a suicide in a mental health clinic sparks the return of his sister to Manhattan. Throughout the series, Eric has shown wisdom and maturity beyond his years. Later in the series, he becomes best friends with Jenny Humphrey despite often being at odds with each other. Connor Paolo portrays Eric van der Woodsen.
At the beginning of Season 1 we see that Eric has been admitted to the Ostroff Center, a rehabilitation clinic because of an attempted suicide, which he later claims her did because he was lonely to Serena.
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