dead Pool star, Ryan Reynolds and Black Widow actress Scarlett Johansson was once in a relationship. Much to the surprise of many, the A-lister celebrity duo married in 2008 but broke up soon after in 2011.
Scarlett Johansson and Ryan Reynolds decided in 2010 that their marriage was no longer viable; and due to their celebrity status, the couple refrained from disclosing possible catalysts for the start of the divorce process in the state of California. However, Scarlett Johansson recently opened up about her breakup with the Deadpool star.
The truth about Ryan Reynolds and Scarlett Johansson’s divorce
According to reports from thethings, the Marvel actor opened up about his three-year marriage to Ryan Reynolds, stating that she was not ready for that kind of commitment at the time. She says,
“The first time I got married, I was 23 years old. I didn’t really understand marriage. Maybe I sort of romanticized it, I think, in a way.
But it doesn’t appear that Johansson has any particular grudges against his ex. Instead, she sees this time in her life as a period of maturation. Although the Lucy the actress wasn’t a big fan of her secret wedding.
“I never thought I would plan my wedding in a dark alley somewhere,” Johansson explained how she kept her marriage a secret. “But it happened like that. It was really quite secretive and I felt like I was dealing drugs without all the fun…I got married in a very remote part of Canada. There were bears, whales and eagles.
In 2008, the couple married in a secret ceremony at a rural resort in Vancouver. And it seems to have been a simple and low-key decision at the time.
Scarlett Johansson was able to use her own divorce experience
Scarlett Johansson was able to draw on her own divorce experience, as well as her parents, for her character in the 2019 film “Marriage Story.” In an interview, she commented,
“I had kind of a shared experience with the character, or with anyone going through a divorce, really. I understood the bittersweetness of it in a way, in a way. All those kinds of intermediate feelings that the character has. I understood them because I had gone through them myself.
The Adam Project star Ryan Reynolds and the Avengers: Age of Ultron The actress was married for two years before splitting in 2010. Johansson went on to marry journalist Romain Dauriac, while Reynolds married Blake Lively. The couple have three children and a penchant for making fun of each other on social media.