BEDFORD, N.Y. -- Happy Birthday to Bedford’s Ryan Reynolds!
Reynolds, who owns a house in Bedford, turns 37 on Wednesday. The actor was born Oct. 23, 1976, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Reynolds is known for playing Michael Bergen on the ABC sitcom Two Guys and a Girl (1998–2001), Billy Simpson in the YTV Canadian teen soap opera Hillside (1991-1993), as well as Marvel Comics characters Hannibal King in Blade: Trinity (2004) and Wade Wilson/Deadpool in X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009).
Reynolds portrayed superhero Hal Jordan/Green Lantern in Warner Bros.' film Green Lantern, released June 17, 2011, making him one of the few actors to headline in movies based on both Marvel and DC characters.
Reynolds appeared in People's Sexiest Man Alive lists in 2008 and 2009, and was awarded the top honor in 2010. In April 2011, he was ranked #15 on People's Most Beautiful 2011 list.