Wade Allain-Marcus joins 'Gossip Girl'

Actor will recur on the CW drama

The plot thickens on the CW's hot teen soap "Gossip Girl" with the addition of Wade Allain-Marcus.

Marcus has joined the sophomore drama as a recurring, playing Max, a 19-year-old hipster photographer with ties to the New York fashion and art world who is attractive and manipulative.

Recently seen on MTV's movie-musical "American Mall," Marcus next appears in Antoine Fuqua's feature "Brooklyn's Finest," which is toplined by Richard Gere, Don Cheadle, Wesley Snipes and Ethan Hawke.

Marcus is repped by Innovative Artists and Handprint Entertainment.