Blake Lively Profile
Blake Lively is an American actress, model, director, and activist from the United States best known for being a commercial success as Bridget Vreeland in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and its sequel The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2. She starred in the comedy Accepted (2006) opposite Justin Long, and she rose to prominence as Serena van der Woodsen in the CW drama television series Gossip Girl.
Blake Lively Age
Lively is 34 years old as of 2021. She was born Blake Ellender Lively on 25 August 1987 in Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, United States.
Blake Lively Height
Lively stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m).
Blake Lively Family
Elaine (née McAlpin), Lively’s mother, was a talent scout, and her father, Ernie Lively (né Ernest Wilson Brown Jr.), was an actor. Lively was given the name Lively after her grandmother’s brother. She has an older brother, Eric, and three half-siblings, Lori, Robyn, and Jason, from her mother’s previous marriage. Her parents and siblings have all worked in show business. Lively accompanied her parents to the acting classes they taught as a child because they did not want to leave her with a babysitter. She claims that watching her parents teach helped her learn the “drills” and gain confidence as she grew older and started working in the industry.
Blake Lively Ryan Reynolds | Husband
Lively was in a relationship with her Gossip Girl co-star Penn Badgley from 2007 to 2010. Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively first met on the set of Green Lantern, in which they co-starred, in early 2010. They started dating in October 2011 and married on September 9, 2012, at the Boone Hall Plantation in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. The couple has three daughters: James (born in December 2014), Inez (born in September 2016), and Betty (born in September 2017). (born October 2019). Pound Ridge, New York, is where the family resides. Taylor Swift, who named the characters in her song “Betty” after Lively and Reynolds’ daughters, is a close friend of Lively and Reynolds.
Blake Lively Net Worth
Lively has an estimated net worth of $30 Million.
Quick Facts About Blake Lively
|Full Name||Blake Ellender Lively|
|Age||34 years old|
|Net Worth||$30 Million|
Blake Lively Gossip Girl
Serena van der Woodsen, a student at the Constance Billard School for Girls, was her character. It girl who frequently receives media attention in The CW’s Gossip Girl, based on Cecily von Ziegesar’s novel series of the same name, which premiered in September 2007. Lively had already postponed college for a year and planned to decline the role in order to attend college part-time while filming the show, but she was told that she could attend college part-time while filming the show. She played Serena van der Woodsen in the teen drama until the show ended in 2012. Her first magazine cover appeared in the November 2007 issue of CosmoGirl, where she discussed her time in high school and her career before joining Gossip Girl.
The success of Gossip Girl resulted in a slew of adaptations outside of the United States. The show was nominated for numerous awards and won 18 Teen Choice Awards. On May 11, 2012, The CW officially renewed Gossip Girl for a sixth and final season. The final season, which included ten episodes, premiered on October 8, 2012, and concluded on December 17, 2012. A Gossip Girl sequel series, also titled Gossip Girl and led by original executive producers Schwartz, Savage, and Safran, premiered on HBO Max on July 8, 2021. While set in the same continuity and narrated by Kristen Bell, this series focuses on a new cast of characters from a different perspective in the same setting—similar to that of a shared university.
Blake Lively Saturday Night Live
Lively hosted Saturday Night Live on December 5, 2009, and made appearances in the SNL Digital Short on September 20, 2008, and December 18, 2010. Saturday Night Live is an American late-night live sketch comedy show founded by Lorne Michaels and Dick Ebersol on October 11, 1975, as NBC’s Saturday Night. The show consists of sketches that parody current events, American culture, and politics. Every episode features a “host,” who is either a celebrity guest starring on the show or a musical guest, though a host can be both. At the start, a cold open sketch is performed, which usually ends with someone breaking character and exclaiming, “Live from New York, it’s Saturday Night!”
Weekend Update, which functions as a new show, a digital short, and commercial parodies are among the other sketches. It is the longest-running variety series in American television history, excluding late-night talk shows.
Blake Lively Green Lantern
In the superhero film Green Lantern, which was released in June 2011, Lively portrayed Carol Ferris, the female lead, and Hal Jordan’s love interest. Carol is the vice president of Ferris Aircraft and Hal Jordan’s long-term love interest. According to one anonymous source, Lively was one of five leading contenders, along with Eva Green, Keri Russell, Diane Kruger, and Jennifer Garner.
“Our director likes it real—the fights close and dirty,” Lively said of her stunt work, which she rehearsed with stunt coordinator Gary Powell, Cirque du Soleil gymnastic acrobats, and aerial stunt rigs created for The Matrix. I’m spiraling around 40 feet in the air. That’s the best workout you’ve ever done because it’s all about the core… If you do that for ten minutes, you should be able to see your body the next day! It’s exhilarating, thrilling, and nauseating at the same time.”
Blake Lively Gossip Girl
She co-starred in Oliver Stone’s 2012 film Savages with Taylor Kitsch, Aaron Johnson, Salma Hayek, and John Travolta. Chon and Ben are Laguna Beach, California marijuana growers. They are approached by Mexican drug-cartel enforcer Miguel “Lado” Arroyo, who wields a chainsaw and severed heads. Lado’s gang kidnaps Ophelia Sage; in order to escape, they kill seven of her men. Ophelia, who is being held in appalling conditions, demands to speak with whoever is in charge. Elena has brought Ophelia with her when she travels to the United States to see her daughter. Chon and Ben frame high-ranking cartel member Alex as Elena’s rival’s agent.
Blake Lively The Town
Lively began filming her scenes for her role as Kristina “Kris” Coughlin in the 2010 film The Town, based on Chuck Hogan’s novel Prince of Thieves, in October 2009. The film premiered at the Venice Film Festival on September 8, 2010, before being released in the United States on September 17, 2010. Based on true events, it received critical acclaim for its direction, screenplay, editing, and cast performances, grossing $154 million worldwide. The National Board of Review named the film one of the top ten films of 2010, while Renner was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and Postlethwaite was nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor posthumously.
Blake Lively A Simple Favor
In 2018, Lively co-starred in Paul Feig’s mystery-thriller A Simple Favor, alongside Anna Kendrick and Henry Golding. Lionsgate released A Simple Favor in the United States on September 14, 2018. The plot twists and performances of Kendrick, Lively, and Golding were praised by critics. On a $20 million budget, the film grossed $97 million worldwide. The film was released in the United Kingdom under the title A Simple Favour.
Blake Lively TV Shows
- 2018 – When You Wish Upon a Pickle: A Sesame Street Special
- 2009 – Saturday Night Live
- 2007–2012 – Gossip Girl
Blake Lively Movies
- 2020 – The Rhythm Section
- 2018 – A Simple Favor
- 2017 – All I See Is You
- 2016 – The Shallows
- 2016 – Café Society
- 2015 – The Age of Adaline
- 2012 – Savages
- 2011 – Green Lantern
- 2011 – Hick
- 2010 – The Town
- 2009 – New York, I Love You
- 2009 – The Private Lives of Pippa Lee
- 2008 – The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2
- 2007 – Elvis and Anabelle
- 2006 – Accepted
- 2006 – Simon Says
- 2005 – The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
- 1998 – Sandman