Quick Facts of Ryan Rodney Reynolds

  • Full NameRyan Rodney Reynolds
  • Net Worth$75million
  • Date of Birth23 October, 1976
  • NicknameRyan
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceVancouver, Canada
  • Religion Catholic
  • ProfessionActor
  • Nationality Canadian-American
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Brown
  • BuildFit
  • SpouseScarlett Johansson(Divorced) Blake Lively
  • Height1.88m
  • Online PresenceTwitter Instagram
  • Children3
  • Horoscope Scorpio
Ryan Reynolds

Ryan Reynolds is a Canadian-American actor, producer, and screenwriter. He is widely recognized for his roles in superhero movies Deadpool(2016) and Deadpool 2(2018). Reynolds also starred in films like The Voices Definitely, Maybe Just Friends. He shares three children with famous actor Blake Lively. Moreover, he was even married to one of the actresses from Marvel Avenger. 

To know more, read this article until the end. Don’t you want to know who he was married to before tying the knots with his second wife, Blake? Reynolds also holds an estimated net worth of $75million.

Family and Siblings

Ryan Reynolds was born as Ryan Rodney Reynolds on October 23, 1976, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Moreover, he is the youngest of four sons. He has three elder brothers, Terry Reynolds, Patrick Reynolds, and Jeff Reynolds. His father, James Chester Reynolds, was a food wholesaler, and his mother, Tammy Reynolds, was a retail saleswoman. Furthermore, Reynolds is of Irish descent and was raised as a Roman Catholic in Kitsilano, a neighborhood in Vancouver. 

Ryan Reynolds with his mother and three brothers in new york. Ryan Reynolds family picture.
Ryan Reynolds with his mother and three brothers. Source: Body Height Weight

He went to Kitsilano Secondary School and graduated in the year 1994. Moreover, he attended  Kwantlen Polytechnic University for a short time before dropping out. His two brothers work as police officers, one in British Columbia and the other brother in Mountie. Unfortunately, Ryan’s father passed away because of Parkinson on October 25, 2015.

Rise to Stardom

Reynolds began his career in 1991, after starring in teen soap opera Hillside as  Billy Simpson. In 2009, he portrayed the role of Wade Wilson in a supporting role in  X-Men Origins: Wolverine. In 2010, Reynolds starred in Spanish psychological thriller Buried. Moreover, in 2016, more fame came after the release of his superhero movie Deadpool, which was well-acclaimed by the critics and got substantial commercial success. 

In 2017, Ryan starred alongside actor Jake Gyllenhaal and Rebecca Ferguson in science fiction thriller Life. Moreover, in 2018, His movie Deadpool 2 starring Josh Brolin, Zazie Beetz, T.J. Miller, and Julian Dennison got released.  Similarly, in May 2019, he starred in Pokémon Detective Pikachu as a titular character. Likewise, he will voice Guy in the sequel of The Croods in 2020. 

Married to Blake Lively and Father of Three

Ryan Reynolds is happily married to actress Blake Lively. The pair met while co-starring for their movies  Green Lantern in early 2010. After dating for less than a year, the couple tied the knots on  September 9, 2012, in Charleston, South Carolina. The couple welcomed their first daughter in December 2014. The couple is very much in love and constantly tweets and post about each other on social media platforms.  

Actor Ryan Reynolds with his wife Actress Blake Lively and two daughters.
Ryan Reynolds with his wife, Blake Lively, and two daughters. Source: Pinterest

They named their daughter James, as a tribute to Ryan’s late father.  Again in September 2016, the couple was blessed with their second daughter, whom they named Ines. The couple welcomed their third child in the summer of 2019 after Blake appeared with her baby bump on the red carpet at the premiere of Pokémon: Detective Pikachu.

Former Relationships

Well, the 43-year-old actor Ryan and actress Scarlett Johansson were once married. The former couple was engaged in May 2008. Likewise, they got married on September 27, 2008, in an intimate ceremony in Canada near Tofino, British Columbia. However, their wedding ended in a divorce. The two announced their separation in a joint statement.

“After long and careful consideration on both our parts, we’ve decided to end our marriage,” the couple said in a joint statement. “We entered our relationship with love and it’s with love and kindness we leave it.”

Not to forget, the former couple hardly were out in public together. Moreover, Scarlet Johansson got the title of the highest-paid actress in the year 2019, according to Forbes.

Actor Ryan Reynolds and Actress Scarlett Johansson.
Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson. Source: Cosmopolitan

Before his marriage with Avenger star, Reynolds was engaged to Canadian singer Alanis Morissette in 2004. However, the couple announced their mutual separation and called off their engagement in February 2007. After their separation, Morissette released an album, Flavors of Entanglement. Her separation from Ryan Reynolds inspired most of her songs in the album.

Net Worth

Ryan Reynolds has an estimated net worth of $75 million as of January 2020. Similarly, his wife Blake Lively holds an estimated net worth of $16 million, giving them a combined net worth of  $91 million. Moreover, Reynolds was the highest-paid actor in the year 2019, according to Variety.

Ryan Reynolds’s New York House. Source Pinterest

He is estimated to receive a paycheck of $27 million for his movie Six Underground.  Similarly, Reynolds is getting a $20million paycheck for his 2020 film ‘Red Notice’. Besides, Ryan resides in his $2million worth New York house, with his wife and children. His house is sprawlings in the 8,000-square-foot area and consists of seven bedrooms and a barn.

1. Buried 3 million USD 21.3 million USD
2. Deadpool 58 million USD 783.1 million USD
3. Deadpool 2 110 million USD 785 million USD
4. Pokémon Detective Pikachu 150 million USD 431.7 million USD

Just like some of his movies above, others have also been blockbusters. Moreover, he got a base salary of $2million for Deadpool. Ryan enjoys spending his millions on a luxurious lifestyle. Also, he is living the life many people only dream of.