Blake Lively Complete Biography

The daughter of longtime screen actor Ernie Lively and the junior member of a showbiz-savvy sibling collective that also includes brothers Jason and Eric and sisters Lori and Robyn, Tarzana, CA native Blake Lively possesses just the kind of wholesome good looks that the Hollywood lens seems to love.

Of course, it wouldn't take a psychic to figure out what line of work the cheery and clean-cut blonde would go for, and even after suffering an early career setback at a Mrs. Doubtfire audition gone bad, Lively was still determined to persevere.

Just before beginning her senior year of high school, Blake landed a starring role opposite Alexis Bledel and Amber Tamblyn in the major motion picture The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, with her real-life dad playing her screen father.

It was at the tender age of five that young Lively first had her shot at the big time, and though her parents' plan to calm her by telling her that she was only going to be auditioning alongside Robin Williams' twin bizarrely backfired when the aspiring actress was introduced to the real deal,

she would later bounce back around the end of the 1990s with a featured performance in the girlish hit The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants. A family affair was quick to follow when Lively and fellow family members Robyn, Lori, and Ernie were all tormented by Crispin Glover in the 2006 horror film Simon Says.

In 2007, she was cast in a starring role on the popular new series Gossip Girl, essentially becoming a household name. She returned to her role as Bridget in

Also that year, the recently graduated high-school student would venture off to college with her role as the ideal object of a creative-thinking loser's affections in Accepted. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi.Blake's mother is a talent agent, while her older siblings Lori, Jason, Eric and Robyn are all established actors themselves.

However, Blake decided to concentrate on school first, becoming class president and a cheerleader before returning to acting.Born into a showbiz family in Tarzana, California, Blake Lively made her film debut at age 10 as the Tooth Fairy in the indie film, Sandman (1998), directed by her father, Ernie Lively, a well-known character actor with over 100 screen credits.

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2 (2008) and during hiatus from her TV show, has filmed several movies, including The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (2009), The Town (2010) and Green Lantern (2011).

In 2010, she was named #4 in Maxim's Top 10 Beautiful Women list.


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