Ever wonder why some characters inexplicably disappear from a TV show? Or why their deaths seem rushed and untimely? Find out why some writers couldn’t stand working with these actors anymore that they kicked their characters off…
Jenny Humphrey, Gossip Girl
Taylor Momsen seemed to mimic her character’s downward spiral as the show progressed. She started wearing heavy makeup and making strange statements to the press. After four seasons, she was asked not to return to the show due to her unrealistic and erratic behavior on set.
Marissa Cooper, The O.C.
The O.C. was one of the most popular shows in the early 2000’s. Mischa Barton coined the phrase “It Girl,” and her character Marissa Cooper was the ultimate icon. However, she was killed off mid-show because she was allegedly a huge diva on set, and the pressures of early fame had gotten to her.