Ryan Reynolds Rodney was born 23 October 1976. he is a Canadian television and film actor. He is best known for his roles in comedies and romantic movies like National Lampoon's Van Wilder, Waiting, Just Friends, Definitely Maybe and the proposal as well as Deadpool in X-Men Origins: Wolverine.
Reynolds' career began in 1990 when he starred as Billy in the Canadian produced teen soap Hillside, distributed in the United States by Nickelodeon as fifteen. As an adult, played Reynolds in National Lampoon movie Van Wilder and the American television series Two boys, one girl and a Pizza Place, playing medical student Michael "Berg" Bergen.
He will portray Nick Cruz in Universal Pictures film adaptation of Dark Horse Comics Rest in Peace Department, which is scheduled for 2011.