William "Tripp" van der Bilt III is a recurring character on the American drama series, Gossip Girl , portrayed by Aaron Tveit. Being the elder cousin of Nate Archibald, Tripp serves as a rival for Nate later on as they compete for the affections of their grandfather, William.

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Background[edit | edit source]

Tripp van der Bilt is the grandson of William van der Bilt, who is a very "political minded" man, and Nate Archibald's older first cousin. Throughout the series, Tripp competes with Nate for the affections of their grandfather.

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Family[edit | edit source]

  • William van der Bilt II (father)
  • Unnamed woman (mother)

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