Blake Lively Net Worth $18 million
Blake Lively salary $60,000
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Blake Lively is an American actress and model, and her current net worth is $18 million.
Born in Tarzana neighborhood of Los Angeles, as the daughter of Ernie Lively, an actor, and Elaine, a talent scout, she comes from a family with entertainment background.
Both of her parents, as well as all of her siblings are, or have been, in the entertainment business.
She has an older brother, Eric, as well as two half-sisters, Lori and Robyn, and a half-brother, Jason.
Growing up, her parents used to take her with them to acting classes that they taught, because they didn’t want to let her with a babysitter.
Her confidence grew as she got older thanks to the acting classes her parents taught helped her learn the drills of acting.
At first she wasn’t interested in acting, and wanted to go to the Stanford University.
One time, between the junior and senior years of high school, her brother Eric asked his agent to send her to a few auditions. She went and got a part as Bridget in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.
She went to film her scenes between her school years at Burbank High School. While there she became the senior class president, a cheerleader and a member of the championship choir.
Blake started her acting career at the age of 10, when she appeared in the 1999 film Sandman, directed by her father.
After the first film, she appeared in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, in 2005. Thanks to her performance in the film she earned a nomination for a Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Breakout – Female.
A year later she appeared alongside Justin Long in Accepted, which earned her a Breakthrough Award from Hollywood Life, despite that the movie received bad reviews.
The role as Anabelle, a bulimic girl who hoped to win a beauty pageant, in Elvis and Anabelle followed shortly after.
MovieLine.com acclaimed her performance in the film and credited it as her breakthrough role.
Then in 2007, she appeared in The CW’s series Gossip Girl, based on the book series of the same name by Cecily von Ziegesar.
She gave life to her character, Serena van der Woodsen until 2012, when the show ended.
Blake appeared in her first magazine cover in the November 2007 issue of Cosmo Girl, where she talked about her time in school, and her career.
In 2008 she appeared again as Bridget in the sequel The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2.
After this film, her fame grew and people started to know her all over the world.
Her most famous roles include The Private Lives of Pippa Lee, The Age of Adaline, The Shallows, The Town. Among her most acclaimed performance is her supporting role as a younger version of the title character in The Private Lives of Pippa Lee.
In 2011 she started in Green Lantern where she played the female lead the love interest of Hall Jordan. There she met her future husband and father of her children, Ryan Reynolds.
The same year, TIME Magazine featured her in the annual 100 Influential People.
In addition to that title, AskMen.com named her the most desirable woman of 2011 and People magazine named her one of 2012’s Most Beautiful at Every Age.
The following year, she became the face of the new Gucci fragrance, Gucci Premiere. She appeared in a short film ad directed by Nicolas Winding Refn for the fragrance.
In 2016, she appeared in the survival horror film The Shallows where her performance received well critical acclaim.
Then in 2017 she is set to start as the female lead in the film adaptation of the Mark Burnell novel The Rhythm Section, directed by Reed Morano.
She married co-star Ryan Reynolds in 2012, in a ceremony organized by Martha Steward and her team. They have two daughters: James and Ines.
In 2014, she released Preserve, a digital magazine and e-commerce website with hand-made unique items all selected by her.
A year later she closed the site to rebuild and re-launch it properly.