Olivia Burke, who first introduces herself as "Kate," is a famous movie star who decides to enroll at NYU to experience a taste of the normal life. She becomes Vanessa Abrams' roommate begins dating Dan Humphrey until she realizes he has feelings for Vanessa. The three of them engage in a ménage à trois that leads to Dan and Vanessa realizing their feelings for one another. She leaves New York, promising Dan that she will come back. And she never does. It is said in the final episode she is in a movie based on Ivy Dicken's best-selling book with Lola Rhodes.