The romance and bond between Ryan Reynolds, the Canadian actor cum film producer and his wife, Blake Lively, the American actress is appreciated by all. Notably, the couple is very admired and popular as well.
Ryan and Blake worked as co-stars for the film, ‘Green Lantern’ and then in 2012 tied the knot. It seems to be simple for their fans but it is not so. Ryan has revealed how he met Blake again and the way it worked out for the couple.
On Monday, the actor sat for an Interview with Will Arnett, Jason Bateman and Sean Hayes for the Podcst of ‘Smartless’ and stated, “I met Blake on the darkest crease in the anus of the universe called ‘Green Lantern’. And we were friends and buddies and then, about a year and a half later, we actually went out on a double date, but we were dating separate people.”
Ryan, 44 and Lively, 33 meet in early 2010 while they bagen the shoot for ‘Green Lantern’. However, that time, Ryan Reynolds was married to Scarlett Johansson, his wife since 2008. On the other hand, Lively was dating Penn Badgley, her long term partner and co- star on ‘ Gossip Girl.’
Later, the pair crossed paths and once again meet, and soon fell for one another. Ryan claims, “We hung out and kind of, you know, we always kind of kept in touch but sort of casually. And then next thing you know, she was going to Boston. I was going to Boston. So I was like, ‘I’ll ride with you.'”
Reynolds, then joked and said, “We got on the train and rode together and then I was just begging her to sleep with me.”
Thus, the romance for lively and Reynolds quickly made a move and Ryan wsa the one to take the initial step. He said, “Honestly, it was kind of one of that silly sort of … like out of a fairy tale. Like a week later, I was like, ‘We should buy a house together.’ And we did.”
The pair is parents to three daughters: 6-year-old James, Inez, 4, and Betty, 1.
In context to their Personal life, Ryan mentions, “The only reason I think I’m able to continue doing this in this way, I think, is that I’m present with my kids and my wife, and my marriage is incredibly important to me and that friendship is important to me, so I’m able to kind of get through, you know.”