Twenty-nine years old Blake Lively is an American actress born in Tarzana, California USA on the 25th August 1987. Blake is married to Ryan Reynolds in 2012 with two children, Ines Reynolds and James Reynolds. Her parents are Ernie Lively, who was also an actor, and her mother is Elaine.
Blake has an elder brother by the name Eric, two half-sisters and a half-brother, Lori, Robyn and Jason. Interestingly, all her siblings have all been parts of the entertainment industry.
Blake Lively background in acting dated back to her early childhood when her parents took her to acting classes. Eventually, during the summer break between Junior and High school at Burbank High School, she had auditions and bagged her first professional cast as Bridget in The Sisterhood of Travelling Pants.
Blake Lively Career
Blake’s acting career dated back to the age of 10 when she appeared in a 1998 movie titled Sandman and was directed by Ernie Lively, her father. In 2005, she also acted in The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants where she cast the character of Bridget. Her success in the movie is shown in her nomination for a Teen Choice Award as the Female Choice Movie Breakout.
The following year, Blake cast in Accepted and was also a part of the horror film, Simon Says though she had only a minor role in the second. In her next movie, Elvis and Anabelle, 2007, she had a lead role. Blake went ahead to act one of the two title characters in Anabelle. She had several positive reviews for the work, including being referred to as her “breakthrough role” by Movieline.
In the same year, Blake also cast the character of Serena van der Wooden in the CW series, Gossip Girl until the drama ended in 2012. All of these helped her to bag her first magazine cover deal in Cosmo Girl of November 2007.
In 2008, she repeated her role as Bridget in the second part of The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants. Again, she received commendation and praise for her role in the movie like she did in the first. 2009 had Blake taking up a role in the romantic comedy, New York, I Love You, as Gabrielle DiMarco. Though the movie received positive critics, it didn’t turn out successful.
Again in 2009, she played another role in The Private Lives of Pippa Lee and bagged some of the most powerful reviews of her acting career. Other works she’s been involved in are 2010 movie, The Town. She also appeared the same year in the music, “I Just Had Sex; acted Carol Ferris on Green Lantern in 2011; Savages in 2012; The Age of Adaline, and The Shadow in 2015 and 2016 respectively.
Blake Lively Awards and Recognitions
Blake has been nominated for several awards since her first nomination in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, 2005. Some of these are listed here.
In 2011, Blake was on the list of 100 influential people as outlined in the TIME magazine. Same year, she bagged AskMen.com’s most desirable woman of 2011 followed by another award from People magazine in 2012 as the Most Beautiful at Every Age. She also turned up the face of the new Gucci fragrance in that same year.
Apart from entertainment, Blake Lively has also been involved in advocacy. She participated actively in support of Barrack Obama’s campaign in 2008 and was also part of Gucci’s Chime For Change campaign.
Social Media and Snapchat Works
Like other celebrities, Blake Lively is active on the social media with a considerably good number of followership. Her over 2 million fans on the Facebook is a proof of her massive presence on the social media. Her Facebook id is @BlakeLivelyOfficial.
On Twitter, with the Id, @blakelively, she also has 652k followers even though she has only made 25 Tweets on the platform.
You could easily see how much she’s loved by the traffic and discussion generated through her posts and presence on the platforms. Check out the response to a post she did on dress below.
She’s also rocking the Snapchat gorgeously. Blake Lively’s Snapchat username is @livelybk.
What is Blake Lively’s Snapchat Name?
Blake Lively’s snapchat username – livelybk.