- Birthday25th Aug, 87
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusSingle
Blake Lively was born to enter stardom. Daughter of famous Ernie and Elaine Lively started following the footsteps of her family at the age of 11 and began her acting career in 1998 with a film called Sandman which was directed by Earnie Lively. After that Blake earned big complements for her performance in The Sisterhood of Travelling Pants in which she played one of the four main leads. Then happened the biggest breakthrough of her career when she was cast in a series by CW called the Gossip Girl. This got the recognition that Blake seeked for and established her name in the industry. Blake never looked back after this and appeared in Accepted, The Town and Green Lantern and now she is a part of Oliiver Stone's Savages.
Blake has established stable feet in the industry now. After showcasing her acting talent in the Gossip Girl, Blake has earned a position to be in the league of actors who make brilliant out of their profession. She is paid $60 thousand for every episode of Gossip Girl and her stint with the films have set her net worth at $8 million USD. She has also bought a penthouse in Manhattan which she was interested in buying since a long time. That penthouse is worth $7.5 million.
Blake Lively spends a lot of time shopping. Almost on every set of her movies, Blake is seen carrying big shopping bags in her free time or during her arrival at the set. When she was dating Ryan Reynolds, the two apparently have bought a ring and recently Blake bought her dream home at the Fifth Avenue, Manhattan. Its a duplex with all the modern amenities and Blake was highly interested in buying this property as she was seen several times inspecting it with Ryan first and later without him. The house costs $7.5 million USD.
Blake had her first romantic relationship with actor Kelly Bratz who also is Ms. Lively's childhood friend. They both dated for three years between 2004 to 2007. Then there were reports of some closeness between Blake and her Gossip Girl co-star Penn Badgley. He also is a childhood classmate of the famous actress and when there was picture leaked of them kissing each other while on a vacation in Mexico, things became clearer and the couple got a little more open about their relationship. They both ended their relationship in 2010 and since then the actress has dated Ryan Reynolds and Leonardo Di Caprio. In fact, Blake and Ryan was also planning to get engaged before they split.
Family & relationships
Blake Lively owns Lexus SC430, the luxury coupe that is surely a car to envy. C430 was the first modernized coupe to come out from the house of Lexus. This beautiful car features a stylish and luxury interior with smooth and sleek exterior. It is one of the hardiest models to come out from the house of Lexus. Lexus SC430 is fitted with a V8 4.3l engine that provides maximum power and torque output of 300 hp and 325 lb-ft respectively. The car features a 5-speed automatic brake facility. The interior facilities include driver as well as passengers' knee airbags. There is also a special sensor for airbag deactivation for front seaters. There is iPod interface, Bluetooth enabled music player, and satellite radio device.
Blake Lively loves to drive along the lanes and avenues of her city in her gifted black Toyota Prius. Leonardo Decaprio did not mind spending a sum of $40,000 in order to gift this standard bearer of Toyota series to Blake. However, Blake gained doubly from this love-gift as besides its aesthetics, this third generation Toyota species is also marked for its fuel economy, uncompromisable driving pleasure and acceleration attributes. This gift of nature lover Decaprio has also made Blake one of the most celebrated members of this Eco-friendly population due to its distinctive hybrid Eco-friendly features. It needs mention that this bonus feature never compels Blake to compromise with the pleasures of driving at all as Prius can cover a range of 50 miles once charged, which is comparable with an average mileage of 20 miles offered by Range Rover.
American actress and model Blake Lively surprised everyone by staging a secret wedding with her Canadian co-star Ryan Reynolds on 9th September 2012. The surprise nuptial held at Boone Hall in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, was attended by the couple's close friends and family members.
The blushing bride reportedly wore a couture Marchesa wedding gown while the groom donned a classic Burberry suit with custom made leather suspenders. Blake's wedding bouquet was decorated by her close friend, actress Kate Berry with select petals from pink jasmine and Andromeda flowers.
After the wedding ceremony, the guests were treated to an elegant reception. The wedding feast consisted of a lavish spread of exotic cuisine along with a selection of some of the finest dessert items. The tall vanilla and sour cream wedding cake with peach apricot preserves and milk chocolate butter cream topping was appreciated by many guests. The dessert menu also contained different kinds of pastries, fruit jellies, mini strawberry cakes and lemon tarts.
The lovebirds stayed in Washington for their mini honeymoon, and shared some of the pictures of the biggest day of their lives with the media a couple of months after the wedding.
Actress Blake Lively owns a mixed breed dog named Penny. The adorable pet is a mix of the Poodle and Maltese breeds. Lively loves to spoil it by buying expensive dog clothes from canine boutiques. Occasionally Blake carries the pet in her arms as Penny can be a bit lazy at times and refuses to walk.
Christian Louboutin Sweet Charity Clutch
Christian Louboutin is a reputed shoe designer from France. But it is not only shoes that he designs. Recently, Blake Lively was seen carrying a sweet charity clutch from Christian Louboutin. This hand bag is quite fashionable in looks. Yes, it has been designed by this French designer.Pure black body with crystal studded exterior makes for a stunning appearance.
MICHAEL Michael Kors Scoop-Neck Sweater Tank
MICHAEL Michael Kors scoop-neck sweater tank is definitely the fashion sportswear with a sophisticated touch. One can choose from cream or black knit. The coop neckline with sleeveless and thin shoulder straps for a sexy attire. Made from cashmere, viscose, or silk material.
Dolce & Gabbana Gray Knitted Mini Skirt
Who have not heard about Dolce & Gabbana? Any fashion conscious person will surely have some items from this well known international fashion brand. Gray knitted mini skirt is perfect for those who have long and beautiful legs. Teri-cotton mixed with viscose material is used in manufacturing these beautiful lower attires.
Louis Vuitton Vernis Alma
Vernis Alma is surely one of the most fashionable ladies handbag to come out from the designer house of Louis Vuitton. Made from black shinning leather with beautiful carved design monograms all over, the bag is surely one item to have in possession. The iconic Louis Vuitton logo and monogram adds that sophisticated look.
Burberry Orchard bag
Recently Blake Lively has been spotted carrying the Burberry Orchard bag in New York.