Blake Lively is an American actress who is best known for portraying the role of Serena van der Woodsen in the CW teen drama series Gossip Girl from 2007 to 2012. Morever, she has made appearances in a number of hit moves like A Simple Favor (2018), The Shallows (2016), Green Lantern (2011), The Town (2010), The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 1 (2005) and 2 (2008).
Blake Ellender Lively was born on August 25, 1987, in Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, United States. Her father Ernie Lively is an actor whole her mother Elaine Lively worked as a talent scout. Further, she has one older brother Eric Lively. Also, she has two half-sisters, Lori, Robyn, and one half brother Joson from her mom's previous marriage.
The Intimate Wedding Ceremony With Actor, Ryan Reynolds
Blake who attended Burbank High School weds Green Lantern co-star Ryan Reynolds. He is an actor, film producer, and entrepreneur who made his TV debut by starring in the Canadian teen soap opera Hillside from 1991 to 1993.
32, Lively and Reynolds, 43, first met on the set of film Green Lantern in 2010. Then, they started dating in October 2011. Finally, the couple tied the wedding knot on September 9, 2012, in a hush-hush private ceremony.
Their big day took place in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina at Boone Hall Plantation infornt of their loved ones. Before marriage, they have dated for a year. Now, they have completed their seven years of marriage and 8 years of togetherness.
From their union, Blake and her husband, Ryan are blessed with three daughters. Thye first gave birth to their daughter Violet Reynolds in December 2014. On September 30, 2016, they welcomed their second child InezReynolds. Their youngest bundle of joy or third born baby girl Betty Reynolds was born in 2019.
Now, the whole family resides in Pound Ridge, New York.
Her Past Love Affairs
Before Ryan, the 178 cm tall has been in a few relationships with her famous celebrities boyfriends. Initially, she had a love affair with her childhood friend, Kelly Blatz, an American actor and musician. They were together from 2004 until 2007.
Then after, Lively started dating a Gossip Girl’ co-star, Penn Badgley, in mid-2007. But initially, the two didn't accept their connection and declared that nothing is going in between them.
Then finally, they made official after attending the Met Costume Institute Gala in 2008. Since then, they dated openly until September 2010.
Following her spilt from Penn, Gossip Girl star was rumored to be dating a Canadian actor, Ryan Gosling in October 2010. Their love affair rumors sparkled when the couple was seen in Disneyland. But they never accept their relationship to the public claiming they are just good friends.
Furthermore, Blake who is 1.78 tall started spending a good time with American actor, Leonardo DiCapri, who is now dating a Camila Morrone over two years. During summers, they spent their time together in the US and France for about 5 months from May 2011 to October 2011.
Her Husband, Ryan Was Once Married to Actress Scarlett Johansson
Yes, you have that read correctly. The Canadian-American actor got divorced from his first wife, Scarlett Johansson, an American actress and singer.
The pair who started in 2007 announced their engagement news in May 2008. That same year, they got hitched on September 27, 2008, in a private ceremony. Their function was held in Tofino, British Columbia. But after two years, they announced that they are no more together on December 14, 2010.
Reynolds filed a divorce petition on December 23, 2010, in Los Angles court. Officially, they ended their marital relationship on July 1, 2011. Now, Johansson, 35, is happily engaged to her finance, Colin Jost. Also, she shares 6 years of daughter Rose Dorothy Dauriac with divorced husband, Romain Dauriac.
Before Scarlett, the 1.88 m tall actor was also engaged to Alanis Morissette, aged 46, whom he started dating in 2002. She is an American-Canadian singer-songwriter. They became an engaged couple in June 2004.
However, the two called off their engagement mutually in February 2007 remaining in good terms after five years of relations.
How much is Blake Lively net worth?
As of July 2020, Blake Lively has a staggering net worth of $30 million. She has accumulated her whole fortune throughout her professional acting gigs. While her husband, Ryan Reynolds has a worth of $100 million.
For her salary, she reportedly earned $60,000 per episode from Gossip Girl. Asides acting work, Blake has featured in the modeling industry as a model like Breasts, Style Icon, Smile, All-American Dream Girl, and Beauty mark underneath the right eye.
Moreover, she became the face of L'Oreal in 2013 and also performed in Gucci's "Chime for Change" campaign. She also launched the digital magazine and eCommerce platforms based website called Preserve in 2014.
Lively and her husband purchased an 11.65 acres house in Pound Ridge for $5.7 million Bedford, New York which was built back in 1860. Also in 2012, they bought a country cottage in Bedford, New York for $2.35 million but they sold the estate in 2013 for $2.495 million.
Blake's Movies Collection
As we all know, Lively has established herself as one of the notable stars in the movie industry. Throughout her entire life, she has starred in many hits films. One of his film The Town grossed $154 million worldwide on the budget of $37 million in 2010.
The Town Official Trailer #1 - (2010)
In 2011, Lively played the role of Carol Ferris in the American superhero film Green Lantern which earned $219 million against a production budget of $200 million. Similarly, her next film The Shallows made $65.7 million and The Age of Adaline made $65.7 million worldwide.
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