Name: Ryan Reynolds
Birthday: October 23, 1976 (42 years old)
Birthplace: Vancouver Canada Height: 188 cm Weight: 79 kg
Zodiac sign: Libra ( characteristic )
Ryan Rodney Reynolds (born October 23, 1976) is a Canadian actor. He played Michael Bergen on ABC in the sitcom “Two Guys and a Girl” (1998-2001), Billy Simpson in the teenage soap opera “The Hills” (1991), as well as the heroes of the Marvel comics: Hannibal King in Blade: Trinity ( 2004), Deadpool in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, as well as the lead role in the movie Deadpool (2016), for which he was nominated for a Golden Globe.
In addition, he played Hal Jordan from The Green Lantern in the movie of the same name. Reynolds also starred in such films as The King of Parties (2002), Amityville Horror (2005), Yes, No, Probably (2008), Proposal (2009), Buried Alive (2010), “ The Kruds Family ”(2013) and“ Woman in Gold ”(2015).
Ryan Rodney Reynolds was born on October 23, 1976 in Vancouver, British Columbia. His father, James Chester “Jim” Reynolds (1941-2015) was a grocery wholesaler, and his mother, Tammy, a retailer. Ryan has Irish roots, he was raised as a Catholic. The youngest of four brothers, he graduated from Kitsilano High School in Vancouver in 1994. He also attended the Quantlan Polytechnic University until he left him. Two of his older brothers are police officers in British Columbia. One of them is a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Reynolds’ career began in 1991 when he starred as Billy Simpson in the Canadian teenage soap opera The Hills, released by Nickelodeon as Fifteen. In 1996, he starred with Mellisa Joan Hart in the series “Sabrina – The Little Witch.” He starred in the American television series Two Guys and a Girl and a Pizzeria, where he played medical student Michael Berg, Bergen, and Van Wilder’s National Passover. In 1993-94, he played Macro in the Odyssey. In the film “Harold and Kumar go to the gap” he played the role of a cameo, like a nurse.
In 2005, he played the waiter Monty in Big Eat, as well as music producer Chris Brander in the romantic comedy Just Friends with Amy Smart and Anna Faris. In 2008, he plays the main character in the film “Yes, No, Probably.” He also appeared in the second season of the television series Clinic. In 2007, Reynolds, as a guest star, played Hams, a friend of Brandan in the episode “Goat in the City” of the sitcom My Boys. In 2009, his role was Andrew Paxton, whom he played with Sandra Bullock and Mike Conell in the Park of Culture and Rest
Although Reynolds mainly starred in comedies, he had to undergo intensive physical training to build muscle for the role of Hannibal King in the 2004 film Blade: Trinity. In a 1979 remake of the horror movie Amityville Horror (2005), he played George Lutz. In addition, he starred with Ray Liotta in a 2006 crime action movie called Trump Aces, where he played an FBI agent.
During an interview in March 2005, Reynolds spoke about his interest in participating in a possible adaptation of Deadpool by screenwriter David S. Goyer, as well as his ability to play Flash, known as Wally West in adapting the popular DC comics.
In the prequel X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), Reynolds played a supporting role of Deadpool. The same role will become the main one in the spin-off of a feature film based on this character (2016).
In 2010, Reynolds starred in the Spanish and American thriller Buried Alive, which was shown at the Sundance Film Festival. In June of that year he was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Reynolds played the role of superhero Hal Jordan in the film “Warner Bros.” “Green Lantern”, which was released June 17, 2011 in 3D. Although the film did not bring the expected fees, this role gave Reynolds the opportunity to enter the character lists in the titles of Marvel and DC characters. In 2011, he starred in the comedy “I Want Like You,” and also became the narrator in the documentary “Whale.
In 2012, he played an agent in the Cape Town Access Code, where he starred with Denzel Washington. After that, he received the main roles in the animated films of the DreamWorks studio, The Kruds Family and Turbo, which were released in 2013. His next role was Nick Walker in the film “The Phantom Patrol” “Universal Pictures”, which also came out in 2013. Reynolds took part in the low-budget films Voices (2014), Captive (2014) and Mississippi Walk (2015), after which he got a role in the financially successful biographical film Woman in Gold (2015). In 2015, Ryan returned to the thriller genre and starred in the movie “Outside / Myself,” where he played a dual role.
2016 – present
In 2016, Reynolds gets success after his role in the movie Deadpool, where he plays the main character. This film has been developed since 2000. After the actor played Deadpool in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, he took an active part in developing a full-length film about Deadpool to create a separate story not related to X-Men, as well as come up with a backstory that would be closer to the Marvel comics. The film takes place in the larger X-Men universe. Deadpool set several records, including The Biggest Charges at Opening ($ 264.9 million), becoming a record holder in 2016, and also taking second place at Fox Studios, losing only to Star Wars Episode III – Revenge of the Sith “($ 303.9 million). He also collected the most money in IMAX 2D, being shown in 606 IMAX theaters, than overshadowed The Dark Knight: Revival of the Legend ($ 23.8 million) The film’s unconditional success gave the studio the opportunity to think about the sequel to the film, where Ryan will again play the main role. Also, in the same year, Reynolds played a supporting role in the thriller Ariel Vromena “Criminal.
Reynolds’s next project will be a sci-fi thriller called Living, which will be released in 2017. The film will give him the opportunity to work with the director Daniel Espinosa, as well as play with the star Rebecca Fergusson. December 15, 2016 Ryan Reynolds received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Reynolds plans to begin shooting Deadpool 2 in June 2017. According to preliminary forecasts, the film will premiere in 2018. The producers of the film officially confirmed that in Deadpool 2 there will be the roles of X-Men Cable and Domino. As of February 2017, casting is still ongoing.
In October 2008, Reynolds told The Huffington Post about his plans to initiate a New York marathon for his father, who was suffering from Parkinson’s syndrome at the time. Reynolds appeared on the lists of “Sexiest Men” in 2008 and 2009, and in 2010 took the top position there. In April 2011 he was on the 15th position of the “List of the most beautiful people.” People magazine called him the sexiest dad in 2016.
On February 12, 2012, Reynolds appeared on the BBC in Top Gear. His time: 1: 43.7.
In 2002, Reynolds began dating Canadian singer Alanis Morissette. They announced their engagement in June 2004. In February 2007, officials from Morissette and Reynolds announced the termination of the engagement. Morissette said her Flavors of Entanglement album was inspired by sadness for the break. The song “Lantern” was written about Reynolds.
Shortly after the relationship with Morissette ended, Reynolds began dating the American actress Scarlett Johansson. In May 2008, the couple announced their engagement, and on September 27 of the same year, they married. The wedding ceremony was modest and took place near Tofino, British Columbia. December 14, 2010 they broke up. December 23 Reynolds in Los Angeles filed for divorce, Johansson at the same time does the same. The divorce process ended on July 1, 2011.
Reynolds met his current wife, Blake Lively, on the set of Green Lantern in early 2010. In October 2011, he announced the start of a relationship, and on September 9, 2012, they got married at the Boon Hall plantation in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. They have two daughters, the first of whom was born in December 2014, and the second in September 2016.