Gossip Girl Season 4 Spoilers: More of Eric next season!

I don't know about you guys but I was a little curious on how the Gossip Girl showrunners would deal with Little J's momentary absence next season. Check out the spoilers on who will serve as a quasi-Little-J "replacement"!

So we got Jenny out of the way for a while. How else will Gossip Girl change? — Milan
MICKEY: Until Little J (Taylor Momsen) makes her inevitable, splashy, Serena-like re-entrance on to the Manhattan scene, I'm hearing that the plan is to give Connor Paolo (who plays Eric van der Woodsen) more screen time next season, including a boyfriend who will stick around for a while.

Source: TV Guide