Actor Ryan Reynolds, who has gained a lot of praises and love with his recently released film ‘Free Guy’, has thanked his wife Blake Lively for the video game-themed movie’s jaw-dropping Marvel cameo.
In the film ‘Free Guy’, fans were shocked to see Chris Evans as Captain America making an unexpected appearance on screen, after Ryan’s identity Guy fights his way through the finale with Captain America’s shield.
The movie then jumps to Chris in a coffee shop, watching the whole thing go down. He spits out his drink and says, “What the s–t?!”
As per the report, Ryan lately uncovered that it was his wife who came up with the notion of the dominant Marvel cameo that has been the talk of the town since its premiere.
He poured out that she was “essential in every part” of aiding the movie behind the scenes.
Ryan posted a tribute on his Instagram Story with an image showing him embracing his wife, Blake.
“Free Guy wouldn’t be the movie it is without @blakelively. She was essential in every part of the making of this film, creatively and emotionally. The cameo everyone is talking about was entirely her idea. #WorkWife,” the actor composed.
Other than mentioning Blake as the genius behind the Captain America period, Ryan also had acknowledged in a prior interview that the ‘Gossip Girl’ alum has assisted him to improve many scripts he has worked on in the past.
“There are a lot of A++ writing that I’ve done that was Blake. Blake would jump in, grab the keyboard, and [say], ‘What about this?’ And I’d be like, ‘That’s incredible,'” the ‘Deadpool’ actor explained in an interview.
He also honoured his wife for her talent saying, “She’s is a multihyphenate kind of person in this weird… entertainment industry that we work in. She’s helped me so much in Deadpool, all kinds of movies that have been big successes,” he shared in an initial interview, as per the report.
Talking about the film, ‘Free Guy’, is a sci-fi comedy about a man played by Ryan Reynolds who comes to know he is a character in a video game. With the help of an avatar, he strives to prevent the builders of the game from shutting down his world.
Penned by Matt Lieberman and Zak Penn, the movie also features Lil Rel Howery, Taika Waititi, Jodie Comer, and Utkarsh Ambudkar.
As per the report, ‘Free Guy’, premiered on August 13 is the first Disney movie to have a theatrical-only release for the first time in about a year.