10 Things You Didn’t Know About Ryan Reynolds
Ryan Reynolds has been acting since the early ’90s and has moved his way from television to films, to superhero blockbusters over the years. He has been known for everything from cult comedies like Van Wilder to romantic comedies to superhero films and yet always seems to stay one of the most down-to-earth actors in the industry. Even though he is married to another celebrity, Blake Lively, he is very skilled in keeping his personal life private. With another big movie under his belt with Deadpool, check out 10 things you didn’t know about Ryan Reynolds!
10. Tough Family
Ryan Reynolds has opened up about his “complicated” relationship with his dad, stating his dad was pretty tough on him and his siblings growing up, but with four boys he kind of had to be. As the youngest of the boys Ryan always said he was “more of a moving target than a sibling” and his brothers are tough too. Two of them have become police officers.
9. Early Relationships
Many tend to forget that before his marriage to Scarlett Johansson in 2008, he was engaged to Canadian singer Alanis Morissette, but many more don’t even realize he was in a high-profile relationship before that. In 2001, Reynolds met Rachael Leigh Cook who starred in She’s All That, and although they hit it off, she had to immediately fly to Britain to film Blow Dry. Ryan was so enamoured with her, he cleared his filming schedule and followed her to London as a surprise and they dated for a year!