From movies to TV series to music videos she has done it all wonderfully. We are talking about one of the most beautiful actresses of Hollywood, Blake Ellender Brown, popularly known as Blake Lively. Born on August 25, 1987 in the Tarzana neighborhood of Los Angeles, California,- her entire family was involved in the entertainment industry. She attended Burbank High School, where she was a senior class president, a cheerleader, and a member of the championship choir.
Commencement of her career
Blake started her acting career at the age of 10 as Trixie, the Tooth Fairy in the musical movie Sandman (1998), directed by her father. Blake was about to finish high school when she landed one of the major roles of her career as Bridget in The Sisterhood of Travelling Pants (2005). She then played a lead role in the movie Elvis and Anabella for which she was widely praised, and it was considered as her breakthrough role. Later, from 2007 to-2012, she acted on The CW’s beloved teen drama series, Gossip Girl, as Serena Van der Woodsen and gained immense popularity from it.
Subsequently, in the following years, she acted in many movies such as The Sisterhood of Travelling Pants 2 (2008), New York I love you (2009), The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009), The town (2010), Green Lantern (2011), Savages (2012), The age of Adaline (2015) and The Shallows (2016). Her acting skills were appreciated in all of her movies. Moreover, she was also filmed in the music video for The Lonely Island‘s “I Just Had Sex“.
Blake is also an aspiring cook and an interior decorator. She was featured baking a cake in an episode of popular talk show The Martha Steward Show in 2008. Also, in 2010, she spent some time as a pastry chef in renowned restaurant Per Se in New York. Furthermore, she has also filmed a cooking segment for Vogue’s magazine. She is expected to launch Preserve, a digital and e-commerce websites with handmade unique items.
Lively is wife to actor Ryan Reynolds whom she met while filming Green Lantern in 2010 and got married in September 2012. At present, they live with their two beautiful daughters named James and Ines in Bedford, New York.
Blake’s role in Gossip Girl bagged two teen-choice awards for choice TV actress drama in 2008 and 2011. Furthermore, she has won the Best Ensemble award from Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association in 2010 for her movie The Towns. Blake was also featured in the annual TIME magazine as one of the 100 most influential people in 2011. On top of that, AskMen.com entitled her the most desirable woman of 2011, and in the following year, People’s magazine named her one of the 2012’s Most Beautiful at Every Age. Moreover, she has won People’s choice awards for favorite dramatic movie actress for her movie The Shallows in 2017.
Recently she is declared to play the female lead of the film adaptation of the Mark Burnell novel The Rhythm Section which will be directed by Reed Morano. The film is expected to release by Paramount Pictures on 22 February, 2019.
We wish this gorgeous and extremely talented woman all the best for her future endeavors!!!