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Ryan Reynolds (born 23.10.1976) is a Canadian actor.

Childhood: Ryan Reynolds was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. His parents are Jim, a food wholesaler, and Tammy, who works in retail. He attended Kitsilano Secondary School in Vancouver before enrolling at Kwantlen Polytechnic University which he dropped out of.

Acting career: Ryan Reynolds made his acting debut in the soap 'Hillside' in 1990. In 1993, he landed a recurring role in TV series 'The Odyssey'. He appeared alongside Melissa Joan Hart in the TV movie of 'Sabrina the Teenage Witch' in 1996. In 2002, he was in 'National Lampoon's Van Wilder' and starred in the sitcom 'Two Guys, A Girl and a Pizza Place' from 1998 to 2001. In 2003, he appeared in 'The In-Laws' with Michael Douglas and Albert Brooks as well as 'Foolproof' alongside Kristin Booth and Joris Jarsky. He also made an appeared in the second season of 'Scrubs'. He landed he first major non-comedy role in 'Blade: Trinity' in 2004 opposite Wesley Snipes. In 2005, he was in 'Waiting...' and the romcom 'Just Friends' alongside Amy Smart and Anna Faris. He also had a leading role in the remake of the 1979 horror movie 'The Amityville Horror'. In 2006, he was in the crime movie 'Smokin' Aces' with Ben Affleck, Jason Bateman, Ray Liotta and Jeremy Piven. He landed the leading role in 2008's 'Definitely, Maybe' with Isla Fisher, Elizabeth Banks and Rachel Weisz. The following year he appeared opposite Sandra Bullock in 'The Proposal' and with Jesse Eisenberg and Kristen Stewart in 'Adventureland'. In 2009, he played Deadpool in Marvel's 'X-Men Origins: Wolverine' alongside Hugh Jackman. Two years later he made his DC comics debut as Hal Jordan/Green Lantern in 'Green Lantern' with Blake Lively and Peter Sarsgaard. In 2013, he appears in 'R.I.P.D.' opposite Jeff Bridges.

Personal life: Ryan Reynolds got engaged to Alanis Morissette in 2004 but they split in 2007. He then married Scarlett Johansson in 2008, though they were divorced in 2011. He married Blake Lively in 2012 in a secret wedding ceremony. They were engaged since the summer before their marriage.

In 2008, he announced that he would run the New York City Marathon for his father who has Parkinson's disease.



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Hasty Pudding Theatricals announces Ryan Reynolds as Man of The Year at Farkas Hall, Harvard University - Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States - Saturday 4th February 2017

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Blake Lively Explains Why It Was Important To Her To Join The Women's March


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Blake Lively has written a moving post on Instagram, explaining why she decided to take part in the Women’s March in New York City on Saturday.

The actress shared a photo of herself on Instagram posing beside a little girl in a wheelchair holding a sign which read, "Let's make American kind again,” and explained that as a mom of two girls, the march was particularly important to her.

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Blake Lively seen on the red carpet at the 74th Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel - Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 8th January 2017

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Ryan Reynolds And Andrew Garfield Share A Kiss As Ryan Gosling Accepts Golden Globe


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Ryan Reynolds and Andrew Garfield were the talk of the Golden Globes on Sunday night, after they shared a kiss as Ryan Gosling was named Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical.

Gosling beat Reynolds to the award and the Deadpool star consoled himself by smooching Garfield, who also left the awards empty handed after losing out on Best Performance in a Motion Picture Drama to Casey Affleck.

'Deadpool' Is Among This Year's Writers Guild Of America Award Nominations


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The nominations for theatrical and documentary screenplays have been announced for the 69th Writers Guild of America Awards, with 'Deadpool' leading as one of the strong contenders for Best Adapted Screenplay. Based on the 'X-Men' comic book series, the movie was a critically acclaimed smash last year.

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'Deadpool' has added yet another nomination to its growing list of recognition. While also being up for Best Motion Picture and with star Ryan Reynolds up for Best Performance by an Actor at the 2017 Golden Globes, the Marvel comedy is also nominated for two People's Choice Awards, a Jupiter Award and a Casting Society of America prize.

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Ryan Reynolds Says Blake Lively Kept Him "Sane" Through Anxiety Attacks


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Ryan Reynolds has credited his wife Blake Lively for keeping him “sane” during the most stressful and difficult periods of his career, particularly as he prepared for Deadpool, the actor has said in a new interview.

The 40 year old actor has been nominated for the Golden Globes for his role as the masked anti-hero, in what is his first major awards nomination in the Best Actor (Musical or Comedy) category. He has recently won the Critics’ Choice Award for the same role, a good indicator that he’ll be scooping more prizes in the near future.

However, the Wade Wilson / Deadpool role caused Reynolds a great deal of anxiety long before this, aggravating a condition he’s battled for his whole life.

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Ryan Reynolds Has NOT Filmed A Scene As Deadpool For 'Logan' Movie


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Sorry, Deadpool fans – it looks as if recent reports that Ryan Reynolds’ masked anti-hero will not be making an appearance in the forthcoming movie Logan after all, with the actor himself taking to Twitter to squash the rumours.

On Wednesday (December 28th), a report by movie website The Wrap suggested that Reynolds had donned his mask to shoot a scene for the new film, which is due out in March 2017.

However, the Canadian actor responded to a fan who asked him directly on Twitter whether the rumours were true. “Sadly, not true. Prisoner 24601 is on a solo mission,” he wrote, referring to the movie’s star Hugh Jackman’s prisoner number when he played Jean Valjean in the movie version of Les Miserables.

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Ryan Reynolds And Blake Lively's Second Daughter's Name Revealed


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Days after Ryan Reynolds introduced his two infant daughters to the world when he brought the family to his Hollywood Walk of Fame star unveiling earlier this week, it’s been rumoured that he and wife Blake Lively have named the newest little one Ines.

The couple are very guarded about details of their family life, but Us Weekly reported on Wednesday (December 21st) that their youngest daughter, whom they welcomed back in October, is called Ines. Reps for the couple have not yet confirmed this, however.

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Ryan Reynolds Brings His Whole Family To Walk Of Fame Ceremony


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Ryan Reynolds celebrated his receipt of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame this week by introducing his daughters to the public officially for the first time. He and Blake Lively brought along their daughter James, and their newest daughter whose name we are still yet to discover.

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It was a family affair on the Hollywood Boulevard yesterday (December 15th 2016), with 'Deadpool' star Ryan Reynolds accepting his Walk of Fame star with wife Blake - who was absolutely stunning in a blue Atelier Versace dress - and his 2-year-old and 2-month-old daughters.

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Ryan Reynolds Shows His Softer Side With Heart-Warming Critics' Choice Dedication


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Ryan Reynolds proved that he has a serious side to him when he accepted the Entertainer of the Year Award this weekend at the Critics' Choice Awards where he also won Best Actor in a Comedy and was nominated for Best Actor in an Action Movie. He dedicated his gong to kids with cancer.

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The 'Deadpool' star won Entertainment Weekly's Entertainer of the Year at the 22nd annual Critics' Choice Awards last night (December 11th 2016) but took the opportunity to take the spotlight off himself for a while and onto all the children who are suffereing from cancer and other illnesses in hospital. 

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Ryan Reynolds at the 22nd Annual Critics' Choice Awards held at Barker Hangar, Critics' Choice Awards - Santa Monica, California, United States - Sunday 11th December 2016

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Ryan Reynolds at the 2016 GQ Men of the Year Party held at Chateau Marmont, Los Angeles, California, United States - Thursday 8th December 2016

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Ryan Reynolds Apologises For Revealing He Has A Second Daughter With Cookies


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It's safe to say that Blake Lively cannot trust hubby Ryan Reynolds to keep a secret. The actor confirmed that his 4-week-old second child was a girl during his appearance on 'Conan' this week, and thus suffered the wrath of his secretive wife. Top marks for his apology though.

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Two weeks ago, the 'Deadpool' star posted a very much not unusual joke about his parenthood issues on Twitter, but this time he revealed way too much information than he was allowed to. To make matters worse, he then categorically confirmed that he had two daughters to Conan O'Brien on Wednesday (November 2nd 2016), quipping about the oestrogen levels in his house.

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It's So Wrong, It's Right! Ryan Reynolds And Conan O'Brien Kiss In The Rain For 'The Notebook 2'


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It's not exactly Nicholas Sparks but it'll do. Ryan Reynolds and Conan O'Brien shared a very enthusiastic smooch during a skit on TBS' 'Conan' where the actor was pretending to promote his new film 'The Notebook 2'. Gotta say, stellar acting from both of them.

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'Deadpool' star Ryan played a game on 'Conan' where he would read out something he was promoting and everyone had to guess whether or not it was real. They ranged from ham underwear and a new documentary called 'Dolphins And How To Stop Them', to parenting book '10 Easy Steps To Lower Your Child's Self-Esteem' and children's song album 'Civil War Wound Sing-Along'. But the main event was his latest movie 'The Notebook 2'.

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Ryan Reynolds

Date of birth

23rd October, 1976

Occupation

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Sex

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Height

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