She was homeschooled her entire life until she began attending NYU.Vanessa's storylines often surround her friendship and eventual romantic relationship with Dan Humphrey; as well as her struggle to fit in with his Upper East Side friends.A melancholic and darkly humorous filmmaker, Vanessa Abrams is only attending Constance Billard School for Girls through scholarship.Although Vanessa loathes having to go there, she feels it's her best bet at getting into a good college and making something of herself so she grudgingly goes.Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 1 Episode 7 is the catalyst for so much backstory that will come later on in the Whedonverse. As I've mentioned before, Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 1 is mixed with strong episodes and considerably weaker entries. This is an hour any Buffy the Vampire Slayer fan (and Angel fan) needs to watch. Buffy was right to worry about Angel and his sketchy tendencies. It's obvious to everyone and their puppy she's crushing on him.
Since both of them are tormented souls and aspiring artists, Vanessa feels they're meant to be together.However, Blair sees Vanessa's enthusiasm to help and confronts Vanessa about liking Dan as more than a friend.In Desperately Seeking Serena, Vanessa helps Dans study for the upcoming SATs.However, he keeps popping in and out of her life with only danger warnings. She got nothing from him before "Angel" except for longing looks. I mean, she stopped him from ascending during The Harvest on Buffy the Vampire Slayer Season 1 Episode 2. Why did The Master wait all this time to send The Three? If he truly wanted to rise, why didn't he have The Three protect the club when Luke was feeding? It's a strange plot hole to make us believe these three highly-trained enemies were sitting in wait all this time until now.
Vanessa Abrams is a character in Gossip Girl series of novels as well as the television adaptation. Along with Jenny Humphrey, Vanessa's character is downgraded in season four before departing the show altogether. Vanessa is the daughter of Arlo and Gabriela Abrams.