It is the birthday of the gorgeous style icon, Blake Lively. The Gossip Girl star is celebrating her 28th birthday today (25th August, 2015). The pretty American star and a mother is having a special birthday as she celebrates it for the first time with her little bundle of joy, James Reynolds and hubby, Ryan.
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds made their debut as Green Lantern co-stars at 2010 Comic-Con. At the time, Reynolds was still married to Scarlett Johansson, and Lively was dating Gossip Girl co-star, Penn Badgley.
When Blake and Ryan met during the shoot of Green Lantern, he was married to Scarlett but their marriage was on the rocks. Scarlett and Ryan started dating in 2007, got engaged and married in 2008, but separated in December 2010. The divorce was finalized on July 1, 2011.
After his divorce with sultry bombshell Scarlett Johansson in 2011, Ryan Reynolds got hitched to Blake Lively in 2012. He gave her a $2 million diamond ring and secretly got married in a family-friendly ceremony just outside of Charleston, S.C. Blake and Ryan welcomed a daughter in late December 2014.
On the birthday of the stunning beauty, check out Blake Lively's love story with Ryan Reynolds behind their success secret marriage.
Love On The Sets
Blake and Ryan met on the sets of Green Lantern in 2010. He was then married to Scarlett Johannson but their marriage was on the rocks. Blake was also dating her Gossip Girl co-star, Penn Badgley.
Divorce & Romance
Scarlett and Ryan started dating in 2007, got engaged and married in 2008, but separated in December 2010. The divorce was finalized on July 1, 2011. She even dated Leonardo DiCaprio briefly in 2011 before getting serious with Ryan. Ryan and Blake Lively began dating in October 2011.
After playing hide and seek with the paparazzi post spotting, the couple secretty got married without even announcing their engagement. The lovebirds bought a home in Bedford, New York in June 2012, and secretly got married on September 9, 2012, at Boone Hall in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina.
Happier Than Ever!
Blake in an interview with Allure interview before their nuptials said, "I've never been happier in my life."After around a year of their wedding, Blake and Ryan stepped out together to the Sound of Change Live event in London in June 2013.
Lively said in the September 2013 issue of Lucky magazine, "I was recently asked how my style has changed since I got married, as if I was living under some sort of dictatorship. I'm very lucky to be with someone who has better taste than me. We influence each other in different ways."
Blake and Ryan turned heads around with their breathtaking red carpet appearance. The married couple were into each other and enjoyed gazing into each other's eyes all the time.
Post Met Gala, the couple took their romance to the red carpet of Cannes in 2014 to promote Reynolds' movie Captives.
After weeks of speculations, Blake announced her pregnancy in early October on her website, Preserve. She even included a picture of her bump in the sweet snap. Lively gave birth to a daughter, James Reynolds just before the New Year near their home in Bedford, N.Y.
"Everything we do in life we do together," Lively later said in the August 2014 issue of Vogue magazine. "I get to share my life with the person he's become, and we get to grow from there."
"We've never gone a week without seeing each other," Lively told in the September 2014 issue of Marie Claire. "He's my best, best friend. If I could spit out a litter of kids, I would."
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