Lively is expecting her second child with Reynolds.
The couple are already parents to 18-month-old daughter James.
They thought that I was slow because all I wanted to do was sleep while the other kids were doing their projects." After getting that early, if perhaps ill-advised, jump on her primary education, Lively attended a staggering 13 different schools by the time she graduated from grade school.
She finally settled at Burbank High School, where she stood out in both her academics and her extracurricular activities.
Before moving to Los Angeles to pursue their show business careers, Lively's parents lived in Georgia, and the household always maintained its Southern influences. Her six-year-old brother was so nervous about beginning first grade alone that her mother told the school that Blake (who was extremely tall for her age) was also six years old so that she could accompany him.
"After a few weeks," Lively remembers, "they said they would have to put me in mentally disabled classes because I wasn't up to pace with the rest of the kids.
The actor was featured prominently during the Super Bowl this past Sunday (in a Hyundai commercial); he is also featured prominently on wife Blake Lively’s Instagram this week; he’s singing “Ironic” (by ex-fiancée Alanis Morissette) on morning shows; he’s talking about daughter James a whole lot.
The two would, of course, eventually got married in September 2012.
From these auditions, she was cast as Bridget for The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants.
Her father, Ernie, was an actor and director, and her mother, Elaine, was a talent scout.
Lively is the youngest of five children, and all four of her older siblings are also actors. A., they say, ' Yeah, but you don't count,' I guess because of the Southern values I was raised with, and the way I eat—the more sugary and cheesy and fried, the better." Lively began the first grade when she was only three years old.
Besides receiving stellar grades in her AP coursework, Lively was a cheerleader, class president and member of her school's show choir.
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