DJ and Gwen don't have much interaction in Total Drama Island, as they are on different teams, but after the merge, their friendship blossoms. In Total Drama Action, Gwen picks DJ to be on her team. In the same season, when Gwen suffers trust issues due to her break up with Trent and her being blackmailed to throw her team's challenges, DJ is one of the few who still sides with her as he too did something he isn't proud of and knows how she feels.
Gwen is annoyed when DJ jumps on her bed and breaks it after seeing the cockroach in the cabin.
Just as Gwen walks onto the dodgeball field, DJ accidentally hits her, to which he apologizes. Though Gwen has no issue with getting hit out so early, as she is still fresh from the brutal four-day Awake-a-Thon, and tells DJ that everything is cool.
During the first challenge about climbing up a cliff, Heather pulls the second rope that is attached to Gwen and the skirt covering Gwen's behind is torn away. The torn skirt lands on DJ's face and when he removes it, he sees Gwen's underwear and becomes very embarrassed, causing him to slip off while Gwen continues.
DJ and Gwen are seen playing Frisbee together in the beginning of the episode along with the other campers.
In this episode, Gwen calls DJ "Deej" and jokes around with him in response to his fear of horror films. DJ also warns Gwen when she encounters the actual killer in the main lodge. When DJ is eliminated at the end of the episode, she joins in the group hug before he leaves.
Early in the episode, Gwen lists DJ as one of the five campers she considers to be sane (along with Owen, Cody, Leshawna, and Bridgette). DJ also initially sides with Gwen during the finals, until Owen's promise of a yacht party convinces him (as well as several others) to change sides. This makes Gwen angry and calls DJ and those who switch sides sell outs.
DJ and Gwen, along with Trent and Duncan team up for the challenge. When they get captured by Chef Hatchet and DJ gets shot by him, he tells the others to save themselves.
Gwen chooses DJ to be on the Screaming Gaffers, which excites him.
DJ is one of the three people who looks at Gwen with concern as she approaches the platform.the other being Duncan, who did not vote Gwen off that night. Geoff and Bridgette, even being the only one to clap for her when she comes onto the stage. Gwen compliments DJ's cooking numerous times in the show, telling him his sandwiches are the best and his peach cobbler is "unreal". DJ thanks her and calls her sweet. Later on, during "Truth or Anvil", Gwen quickly comes to DJ's defense when Geoff calls him a liar. They continually support each other throughout the rest of the episode. When Gwen almost takes the anvil Bridgette should have been hit by, DJ saves her. Geoff then comments on Gwen getting "all cozy" with DJ, joking about a non-existent romantic relationship.
DJ notices that Gwen feels uneasy with Trent's question for Duncan and Beth and quickly ends it by saying "Awkward".
Once the contestants land, Gwen is seen comforting an injured DJ, along with Bridgette and Lindsay.
|Interactions with||Everyone | Bridgette | Chef Hatchet | Duncan | Geoff | Gwen | Harold | Heather | Owen|
|Other content||Curse of the Mummified Dog | DJ's bunnies | DJ's mother | Guys' alliances | Irene|
|Interactions with||Everyone | Bridgette | Cameron | Chris | Cody | Courtney | DJ | Duncan | Geoff | Heather | Leshawna | Lindsay | Owen | Sierra | Trent | Zoey|