Who is Blake Lively?
Full Name: Blake Lively
Age: 31 years old
Date of Birth: August 25, 1987
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Father: Ernie Lively
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Height: 5 ft. 10 inches
Weight: 63 kg
Husband: Ryan Reynolds
Children: Two(James and Inez)
Blake Lively is an American actress. Blake is best known for her role as Serena van der Woodsen in the CW series ‘Gossip Girl’. Also, she has made her appearance in the films like ‘The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants’, ‘A Simple Favor’, and ‘The Age of Adaline’.
Age, Wiki, Parents
She was born on August 25, 1987, in Los Angeles, California. She is currently 31 years old. Her birth name is Blake Ellender Brown. Her father’s name is Ernie Lively and her mother’s name is Elaine. Her mother worked as a talent scout and her father was an actor. She was named after her grandmother’s brother and she is of English, Irish, and German descent.
She has got an older brother named Eric Lively and a half-brother named Jason Lively. Also, she has got two half-sisters named Lori and Robyn Lively. All of the family members belong to the entertainment industry.
She was taken to the acting classes during her childhood by her parents and they did not want to leave her with a babysitter. She gained more confidence as she got older and she finally entered the entertainment industry.
She went to thirteen different schools before she went to high school. Then, she attended Burbank High School and she was a cheerleader, a class president, and a member of the championship choir during that time.
She auditioned over a period of few months during the summer and then she was cast as Bridget for ‘The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants’. She performed as one of the female leads and her performance earned her a nomination for a Teen Choice Award in the category Choice Movie Breakout-Female.
Then, she was cast in the series ‘Gossip Girl’ which premiered in September 2007. The series is based on the novel series of the same name. But she thought to continue her education and it was told that she could attend college part-time while filming the show. She portrayed the role of Serena van der Woodsen in the series till 2012.
She reprised the role of Bridget in the sequel ‘The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2’ in 2008 and the film had earned over $4 million at the box office as of November 2008.
She made her appearance in the music video for The Lonely Island’s ‘I Just Had Sex’ in December 2010. She was named the most desirable woman of 2011 and she was named one of 2012’s Most Beautiful at Evry Age by People magazine.
In 2015, she portrayed the role of a woman in the film ‘The Age of Adaline’ and after a year, she starred in the survival horror film ‘The Shallows’. She will be appearing as Stephanie Patrick in ‘The Rhythm Section’ and as Cecilia Fitzpatrick in ‘The Husband’s Secret’ in 2019.
She is a married woman. She has been married to actor Ryan Reynolds since September 9, 2012. The couple met the very first time on the set of ‘Green Lantern’.Her engagement ring was designed by Lorraine Schwartz and it is estimated to be of around $12 million. The couple has welcomed two daughters: James and Inez.
She has an estimated net worth of around $16 million and she has earned that sum of money from her professional career. Also, she earned around $60,000 per episode. She owns a house in Bedford, New York and it cost around $2.35 million.
She has a height of 5 ft. 10 inches and she weighs 63 kg. Her body measurement is 335-28-36 inches. Her shoe size is 8.5(US) and her dress size is 6(US). Blake’s hair color is blonde hair and blue eyes.
She has around 24.3M followers on Instagram, about 1.21M followers on Twitter, and around 2.3M followers on Facebook.