Ryan Reynolds Biography – Age, Education, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth, Assets, and Awards

Ryan Reynolds And His Family

Ryan Reynolds was born in Vancouver, Canada, on 23 October 1976. He is the youngest of four siblings in his family. His father, James Chester, was a wholesaler, while his mother was a retail saleswoman. Two of his elder brothers worked as policemen in British Columbia.

Age, Physical Appearance, and Height

Ryan Reynolds was born on 23 October 1976, and according to the calculation, his current age is 45 years. 

Let’s Talk about his Height, Weight & Physical Status as the main things for the Industry. Fans also attract the Height, Weight & Physical Status of Ryan Reynolds is 188 cm and 1.88 m and feet inches- 6′ 2″. His weight is in kilograms- 84 kg. Weight.

Ryan Reynolds has a Waist Size of 32 Inches and a chest of 45 Inches, And biceps of 15 Inches. he has Black colour hair and Black colour eyes. Besides this, he is wearing a shoe size 11.


Ryan Reynolds has Irish ancestry and was raised a Roman Catholic. The actor failed in his drama class in high school. He starred in several Canadian TV sitcoms and played small roles in TV films, but he returned to Vancouver due to a lack of success and decided to quit acting.

Personal Life

Ryan dated Canadian singer Alanis Morissette from 2002 to 2007. After their break-up in 2007, Alanis released an album, Flavors of Entanglement, in the grief of the separation. The Album had a song, ‘Torch’, dedicated to Ryan. He dated Scarlett Johansson and got engaged in 2008. After their marriage in September 2008, they separated in 2010. Their divorce was finalized in 2011. He then met his current wife, Blake Lively, in 2010 while filming ‘Green Lantern’. They immediately started dating and got married in 2012. They have two daughters. Reynolds fears flying, as his parachute didn’t open when he was 17. He is a big fan of the Green Bay Packers. He had once injured his back when he jumped from a bridge in Zurich. Ryan is not a religious man and states that religion poisons everything.


Ryan Reynolds’ career started in 1993 when he starred in the Canadian TV sitcom ‘Hillside’ broadcast by Nickelodeon as ‘Fifteen’. He appeared in other TV sitcoms, ‘The Outer Limits’ and ‘The Marshall’. His film debut was in the film ‘Ordinary Magic’ which was also a Canadian venture.

After moving to LA, he appeared in various films like ‘Coming Soon, ‘Dick’, and ‘Finder’s Fee’. He played a recurring role for 13 episodes in the TV series ‘The Odyssey’.

In 1998, he was cast for the lead role of Michael “Berg” Bergen in the TV series ‘Two Guys and a Girl. The series continued till 2001 and had 81 episodes.

In 2002, Ryan Reynolds played the main role of Van Wilder in the comedy film titled ‘National Lampoon’s Van Wilder. He made two other appearances as a supporting actor in’ Buying the Cow’ and ‘The in-Laws’. He appeared in a Canadian heist film named ‘Foolproof’ in 2003. He also acted in one of the ‘Harold and Kumar series movies.

He appeared in one of his breakthrough roles in the movie ‘Blade Trinity’ where he played Hannibal King.

Ryan Reynolds voiced Ty Cheese in the TV animated series ‘Zeroman’.

He then acted in comedy films like ‘Adventureland’, ‘Maybe’, ‘Waiting’, ‘Just Friends’, and ‘Chaos Theory. He also played serious roles in films like ‘Fireflies in the Garden’, ‘The Nines’, ‘Smokin’ Aces, and ‘The Amityville Horror.

In 2009, he portrayed the role of Wade Wilson in the movie ‘X-Men Origins: Wolverine.

In 2011, he portrayed Green Lantern in the film titled his character.

He also played a lead in films like ‘The Proposal’, ‘Paperman’, and ‘Buried’. After that, he appeared in several roles in films like ‘The Change-up’, ‘Safe House’, ‘RIPD’, ‘The Voices, and ‘Mississippi Grind’. He also played cameos in ‘Ted’ and ‘A Million Ways to Die in the West. He narrated a documentary ‘The Whale’ in 2011. He voiced supporting characters in animated movies like ‘Turbo and The Croods’. His breakthrough happened with ‘Deadpool’ in 2016. He acted in and produced the film. His role in the movie was well-appreciated. Deadpool was a major success in his career. He was also a part of films like ‘Criminal’, ‘Self/less, and ‘Woman in Gold’. He will be seen in future films like ‘Life’, ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’, and ‘Deadpool 2’.

Major Works

‘Blade Trinity’ became Ryan’s first superhero role and his first association with Marvel Comics. He played the role of Hannibal King alongside actors like Wesley Snipes, Jessica Biel and Kris Kristofferson. Ryan’s other role in the Marvel series was in ‘X- Men Origins: Wolverine’. He played the role of Wade Wilson, who has a good sense of humour and is known for his athleticism and swordsmanship skills. He worked hard for this role. He played Hal Jordon or Green Lantern in the DC film ‘Green Lantern’. He was cast for this role ahead of actors like Sam Worthington, Bradley Cooper, Jared Leto and Justin Timberlake. He met his present wife, Blake Lively, in this film.

Ryan Reynolds role as Randy Schonberg in the film ‘Woman in Gold’ won the hearts of fans and critics. His biggest work to date has been ‘Deadpool’. He was co-producer of the film and played the lead role of Wade Wilson, aka Deadpool. He wanted to make this film since he played the same character in the X Men series film. The character undergoes mutation to cure his lung, liver, prostate and brain cancer and turns out deformed and scarred but has superpowers greater than many. The character is known for carrying twin swords and taking nothing seriously.

Net Worth

Ryan Reynolds’s net worth is approximated to be around $100 million. Ryan earns his living by being an American actor, producer, and writer based in Canada. After appearing in “Ordinary Magic” and “Hillside” movies, he gained the limelight. Ryan earned a huge amount for his movie named “Deadpool”, which crossed a million at the box office.


Ryan Reynolds lives in a home worth £4.3million in the Pound Ridge neighbourhood of New York.


  1. He received the Next Generation Male Award and the Man of the Year Award in 2003 and 2017.
  2. He won the Choice Movie Scary Scene award for ‘The Amityville Horror and the Choice Movie: Hissy Fit Award for ‘Deadpool’.
  3. He won the People’s Choice Award for the Favorite Movie Superhero and Action Star for the ‘Green Lantern’ and the Favorite Movie Actor for’Deadpool’.
  4. He also won the Best Comedic Performance and Best Fight MTV Awards for ‘Deadpool’.
  5. He has won the Critics’ Choice Movie Award for ‘Best Actor in Comedy for ‘Deadpool’ and was declared the Entertainer of the Year 2016.
  6. He was declared the Sexiest Man Alive in 2010.

Car Collection

  1. Mercedes Benz 190 SL
  2. Lamborghini Aventator Roadster
  3. Cadillac Escalade

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Riya Kapoor

Riya Kapoor writes about lifestyle, entertainment, news and gadgets. She has been in this industry for almost 4 years now. She is a graduate from Delhi University with English Hons and had deep connection with writing since her childhood.

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