Whew! Blake LivelyIs happy that the world finally understands she is happy Ryan ReynoldsThey are expecting their fourth child together, according to a source. Us Weekly.
“Blake is relieved that the secret is out. She held it in until she couldn’t anymore!” the insider shares. “She loves dressing up her baby bump and wanted to make a statement. … She’s truly glowing.”
Lively, 35 — who shares daughters James, 7, Inez, 5, and Betty, 2 with Reynolds, 45 — revealed she is expecting baby No. 4 during the 10th annual Forbes Power Women’s Summit on Thursday, September 15. The Gossip GirlAn eyewitness reported that the alum posed in a sparkly golden mini dress as she showed off her growing baby bump on the red carpet. Us.
The Simple FavorCanada native and star began dating in 2011, and they got married one year later. They have a history of finding fun ways to reveal details about their children, while keeping their privacy strong. Good friends will be getting married in July 2020. Taylor Swift used all of their daughter’s names for songs in her album Folklore, subtly announcing the couple’s third child is named “Betty.”
Reynolds opened up about the nod the following year, telling Jess Cagle that he and his wife trust Swift, 32, “implicitly.”
“She’s very sensitive to any of that stuff. And obviously, the song has nothing to do with our kids other than our kids’ names,” he explained. “But I mean, what an honor. It was quite amazing. We still do. You know, I still walk down the street and shake my head thinking, ‘I can’t believe that happened.’”
In the Grammy-winner’s 2017 album, Reputation, the pair’s first-born James was featured. The little one can be heard saying the word “Gorgeous” in the eponymous song’s opening seconds.
While the Deadpool star told Access in November 2021 that he “loves being a girl dad” and wouldn’t have it any other way, he admitted that living in a home with all females is “absolute mayhem.”
“Every day, you’re just clinging by the skin of your teeth,” he joked during an interview with TodayA month later. “I was always afraid that I would have boys, but now that I have girls, I should have always been afraid. They’re just as rough.”
In June, a second insider exclusively revealed the truth toUse that the duo work hard at a “protective” parenting style to make sure their kids grow up outside of the spotlight.
“Blake and Ryan have done a really great job at raising them away from the public eye and having as normal as a life they can,” the source explained. “They’ve always wanted to make sure their children’s lives were kept private.”
Lively spoke in 2016 Marie Claire about her desire to not “rob” her children of a normal childhood. “My husband and I chose a profession and a side effect of that is your personal life is public,” the ShallowThe actress shared. “Our child hasn’t had the opportunity to choose whether or not she wants her personal life to be public or not. We want her to have a normal childhood, just like we did. … We don’t ever want to rob them of what we had, because we’d feel really selfish.”
Reynolds echoed his wife’s sentiments in October 2021, when he announced his plans to step back from acting. “I’m just trying to create a little bit more space for my family,” the Free Guy star told The Hollywood Reporter. “You know, you really don’t get that time back.”