The mid-season finale ended with perhaps something starting between Serena and Ben. Check out these spoilers that'll reveal whether these two will go there.
Question: What’s ahead for Serena and her former professor on Gossip Girl? Their last scene was pretty great. —Ana
Ausiello: First they have to get past the little matter of you, know, her mother basically destroying his life. “The biggest obstacle for them will be can Ben ever actually get over what Serena’s family put him through,” explains EP Stephanie Savage. “It’s fine to blame Lily, but at a certain point it becomes part of a larger conversation about who these people are and how they conduct themselves. And just the reality of Ben trying to get on his feet and figure out what he’s going to do with his life is pretty challenging now, and how does Serena fit into that equation — if she does at all?”
Source: TV Line