Ryan Reynolds' wife Blake Lively bio: career, net worth, personal life, early life, facts
Who is Blake Lively?
Blake Lively is a talented American actress and model. She is best known for her role as Serena Van der Woodsen in the CW drama series ‘Gossip Girl’ which ran for 6 seasons from 2007-2012. In 2008, she was listed in the TIME magazine as 100 Most influential people and topped the AskMen.com list of ‘Most desirable women’. She received Breakthrough Performer of the Year Award from CinemaCon in 2011.
How did Blake Lively spend her early life?
The real name of Blake Lively is Blake Ellender Brown. She was born on August 25, 1987, in Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, the USA to the actor, teacher, and acting coach as well as talent manager Ernie Lively. She has four siblings: Robyn, Eric, Lori, and Jason. She completed her school at Burbank High School where she was senior class president, cheerleader, member of the school choir and a very active student. As she is from the entertainment industry, her parents used to take her to the acting classes instead of leaving her with a babysitter at home.
How did Blake Lively start her Career?
She was only 10 years old when she first started her acting. She was cast in a movie ‘Sandman’ in 1998 where she got a short role though. She got a major role in the film ‘The Sisterhood of Travelling Pants’ in 2005 where her performance earned a nomination for the Teen Choice Award. Then she acted in the film ‘Accepted’ where she got a minor role. Similarly she also acted in the film ‘Simon Says’ but unfortunately, these movies did not get the positive response however she managed to earn a Breakthrough Award from Hollywood. From 2007-2012, Blake started acting in CW’s series ‘Gossip Girl’, where she portrayed the character 'Serena van der Woodsen' for up to 6 seasons. ‘Gossip Girl’ is one of the major reason why Blake is famous throughout the world. Some of the films, Blake acted on are ‘Elvis and Anabelle’, sequel of ‘The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants’, ‘The Private Lives of Pippa Lee’, ‘New York, I Love You’, ‘The Town’ and so on. Blake received two Teen Choice Awards for her role in ‘Gossip Girl’ in 2008 and one Teen Choice Award in 2012. She won awards from National Board of Review and Washington D.C. area Film Critics Association.
What can be the net worth of Blake Lively?
The estimated net worth of Blake Lively is $16 million. She has a house in New York which is worth $2 million. She has her own cars: Mini Cooper Convertible, Cadillac Escalade, Lexus SC 430 and Chevy Suburban.
Who is in the personal life of Blake Lively?
Blake dated her childhood friend Kelly Blatz for 3 years between 2004-2007. Then she started dating Penn Badgley in 2007 but the relationship did not go successfully and the couple broke up in 2010. In 2011, she dated Leonardo DiCaprio, but after dating for 5 months due to some reasons they broke up. Finally, Blake started dating Ryan Reynolds from October 2011 and got married on September 9, 2012. They now have two daughters named James Reynolds and Ines Reynolds.
Facts about Blake Lively:
- Blake got $60,000 for each episode of ‘Gossip Girl’.
- She was ranked no. 4 in Maxim’s hot 100 Women list in 2010.
- She is one of the foodies and likes cooking.
- In free time, she goes to Disneyland.
- Her dream was to study at Stanford University.
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