Ryan Reynolds is a living a cliché—and he’s very OK with it.
The Deadpool star has been named one of GQ‘s Men of the Year (Usain Bolt and Warren Beatty also nabbed covers), and while he seems to be living the perfect life with his perfect wife Blake Lively, it turns out not all is as it seems. “When [filming Deadpool] ﬁnally ended, I had a little bit of a nervous breakdown. I literally had the shakes,” he tells the magazine. “I went to go see a doctor because I felt like I was suffering from a neurological problem or something. And every doctor I saw said, ‘You have anxiety.'”
Fortunately Reynolds could return to his secluded house with Blake, where he and the Gossip Girl alum are raising two daughters. The two stars always have been candid about their love for each other, but Reynolds tells GQ about the exact moment he knew she was The One.
“Probably after the sex,” he jokes. “No, we were hanging out at this little restaurant in Tribeca that’s open really late, and this song came on and I was just like, ‘Want to dance?’ No one was in there, so it was just totally empty. And it was just one of those moments where halfway through the dance, it was like, ‘Oh, I think I just crossed a line.’ And then I walked her home. And, uh,