The characters on Gossip Girl may have lived lives of privilege and luxury， but off-screen， one of the show's stars has lost it all.
Kelly Rutherford， who starred as socialite Lily van der Woodsen on the CW hit， battle with ex- Daniel Giersch has left her in financial ruin.
In a new interview with E! News， the 44-year-old actress admits that she has spent nearly all of the money she earned during her five- of her children， whom a judge sent to live abroad with German-born Giersch.
"I've spent every penny，" she says. "Every penny from Gossip Girl， my pension， my stocks has been spent fighting for my children."
Kelly claims she has spent “millions of dollars” paying legal fees and travelling to see her two children， Hermes， 6， and Helena， 3， who currently live in Monaco with their father， leaving her with so little money， she’s had to give up her rented apartment and move into a friend’
However， the actress says she doesn’ of her kids.