Who is Blake Lively and what is her net worth 2018? Blake Lively popularly known as Serena Van Der Woodsen (her character name of Gossip Girl) is a famous Movie and T.V actress of Hollywood. Having acted in 121 episodes and number of movies, this beautiful and talented actress has gained popularity worldwide. Her movie ‘The Sisterhoods of Traveling Pants’ made her into an overnight star, all across the nation. Her acting was praised and acknowledged by her fans. But mostly she is credited for her dressing styles and unique fashion statements. Celebrities like Taylor Swift have mentioned the desire to get her whole wardrobe, if they ever get a chance.
Lively was born to actor-director Ernie Lively and Elaine Lively. She is the youngest of the five children, and all four of her older siblings, Eric, Lori, Jason and Robyn Lively, who are also into entertainment business. She was raised as a Southern Baptist as her family comes from Georgia. On 2012, Lively tied the knot with co-actor Ryan Reynolds in a private ceremony.
She met him while filming ‘Green Lantern’. In December 2014, Reynolds and Lively welcomed their first daughter James. The couple celebrated the birth of their second daughter, Ines in September 2016.
Education: Lively had attended 13 different schools by the time she graduated from grade school. She started first grade at the very young age of three. Her brother did not want to go to school alone, so her mother enrolled Blake in school as well. However she was taken out of school as she just wasn’t at the same level as other kids. She attended Burbank high school. She stood out in both her academics and her extracurricular activities. Blake Lively was well-liked at high school. She was the president of the class, the cheerleader and the performer at the national championship show choir.
Blake Lively Net Worth
Blake Lively’s net worth is $17 million. In 2012 on the last season of Gossip Girl lively appeared in ‘24’ episodes. Her salary per episode was $60,000, earning over $1.4 million that year from the show. In the same year she signed a two year deal of $4 million with the famous fashion brand Gucci. Blake was co-starred with actor Justin Long in the film ‘Accepted’ in 2006. The movie earned a gross income of $36 million. She has worked on other side projects such as being featured in the film ‘New York I love you’ and ‘The Private Lives of Pippa Lee’ which was grossed to $1 million and $2 million respectively. In 2010, her movie ‘The Town’ earned over $92 million. Her most recent film, ‘The Age of Adeline’ was released in 2015. The film was a hit grossing $54.5 million.
In 2011 Blake purchased a penthouse worth $7, 500,000. After a year, Blake and Ryan purchased a home together in Bedford, New York. It’s a duplex and it costs around $7.5 million.
She owns a Toyota Prius and Lexus SC 430 which has an estimated value of $40,000 and $68,000 respectively.
Blake featured in the Lonely Island’s video alongside Jessica Alba. Because of her beauty, she was named as the face of the Gucci fragrance. Lively and Penn Badgley in 2008 appeared in a commercial of pro-obama. Lively was voted no. 4 in Maxim’s hot 100 women list in 2010. She was awarded as the most desirable women in 2011 according to the website ask men. She also became the brand ambassador of LO’REAL in 2013.
Blake lively already started teaching her young daughters about beauty standards. She said that it’s important for her daughters to know about ‘unrealistic beauty standard and beauty norms’. She wants her daughters to grow up loving themselves and not succumbing to the pressure of looking like ‘Barbie’s.
She balances her acting career with her family well. She loves to get creative with food and describes herself as a ‘foodie and cook’. With her passion for cooking and baking, she attended a workshop at Le Cordon Bleu in Paris. Her favorite cities to live in are New York City and Paris. She also has a puppy named Penny. Lively is known as a trend setter and has also made a lot of headlines for her style sense. She absolutely loves going to Disney Land and her favorite color is pink. She has also been featured on the cover of American vogue several times. Audrey Hepburn and Kate Moss had been her style icons.