Ryan Reynolds reacts to Blake Lively unfollowing him on Instagram

It's hilarious and heartbreaking in equal measures, tbh

Ryan Reynolds

by Ruby Norris |
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Earlier this week, we brought you the frankly terrifying news that Blake Lively had unfollowed her husband Ryan Reynolds on Instagram, leaving us questioning everything we’ve ever known about love.

THANKFULLY, it turns out Blake deleted all of her photos and unfollowed everyone as part of a promo stunt an upcoming film role.

However, Ryan’s now spoken out about the snub. And he’s not too happy about it.

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“It stings,” he told Nova radio, when asked about being unfollowed.

“It’s a terrible way to find out that I’ve been kicked out of the house, to be honest,” Ryan joked.

The actor went on to add that he’s unlikely to be getting any sympathy from his two daughter James, 3, and Ines, 19 months.

GALLERY: Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds' relationship timeline


Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds relationship timeline (slider)

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By the end of 2011, People had reported that the pair were together. Exciting!

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The pair met back in 2010 working on DC's new film Green Lantern, but Ryan was married to Scarlett Johansson whilst Blake was dating Penn Badgley! But both Reynold's and Lively had split with their other halves by the end of the year!

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December 2011

Ryan and Blake are spotted out together getting a coffee!

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2012- July 2013

What happened between 2012 and 2013 you ask?? Well nothing major just that in 2012, erm, THEY GOT MARRIED! The pair had a secret wedding, but no photos were released. Mega sad face!The married couple were then seen on a weekend away in the city of love, Paris, towards the end of 2012.In July 2013, the pair attended the annual Chime for Change charity concert.

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May 2014

Oh my! Look how amazing they look at the 2014 Met Gala!

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May 2014

Back on the red carpet again! Ryan and Blake attend "The Captives" film premiere!

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October 2014

In October 2014, Blake and Ryan announced they were having their first child!At the Angel Ball Blake also gave us a glimpse of her bump!

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January-May 2015

It was reported in January that Blake had given birthday to their first child!But we didn't get the first image of baby James until this insta post in May 2015.

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March 2016

Ryan and Blake get glammed up for The State dinner at The White House in 2016!

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September/October 2016

It was announced in October that the couple had welcomed their second child into the world, aw!But as you can see from the photo, its not all a massive social media war, as Blake writes a super cute message for Ryan on his birthday. Can we just be you guys!

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December 2016

Ryan Reynolds is honoured with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the whole family comes out to support him!Later in December 2016, US Weekly confirm the name of their second child to be Ines Reynolds.

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January 2017

Is it just us or do these two always look amazing? Seriously the definition of couples goals.

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February 2018

Reynolds uploads a Valentines Day pic but can't resist a sly dig! Can you bake us a cake some day Ryan?

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April 2018

They looked so loved up at "The Quiet Place" premiere!Blake took to Instagram in their ongoing social media feud as she uploads a photo from the premiere captioned "If there's one thing I'm infinitely proud of in this picture, it's the incredible hair styling that I did on myself." BURN!

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October 2017

Ryan and Blake at the premiere of _"All I see is you."_Reynolds takes a swipe back at his wife for trolling him on his birthday by uploading a photo of Ryan Gosling. He captioned part of this snap "Also, I married my wife online, so it was nice to finally meet her in person. #alliseeisyou"

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February 2016

Blake posted a loved up couple of her and her husband...and Deadpool is creeping in the back.

“[If I told them], Mummy unfollowed Daddy on Instagram, my child would just fart and then walk away.”


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Blake removed all her Instagram photos to promote her new film, A Simple Favour, a thriller also staring Anna Kendrick.

Anna plays vlogger Stephanie, who makes it her mission to track down her BFF Emily Nelson (played by Blake) after she goes missing from their hometown.

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Seemingly trying out the method acting approach, Blake has removed all trace of her from Instagram. And, to further get into character perhaps, it looks as though the actor’s been reaching out to IRL Emily Nelsons – as she’s only following people of that name on Insta.

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