Why Ryan Reynolds Won't Put Daughters Into Show Business: I'm 'Against Child Abuse,' He Jokes
Ryan Reynolds stopped by Good Morning America Tuesday to promote Deadpool 2 and talk about his adorable family with wife Blake Lively
Ryan Reynolds‘ daughters won’t be seeing their names in lights anytime soon.
“Mostly because I’m against child abuse,” he joked of why he wouldn’t put daughters Inez, 19 months, and James, 3, into the entertainment industry. “Show business, for a little kid, that’s a crazy pursuit.”
“Acting is great,” Reynolds clarifies. “Theater school, that kind of [thing] — amazing. I don’t know why you would put your kid in show business.”
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“It was a voice memo that ended up in a song. It’s pretty amazing,” says Reynolds, joking of little James, “My daughter’s had a really, really terrible ego problem now after that song came out. She’s insufferable.”
“I don’t know if she knows she’s in a Taylor Swift song,” he admits.
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Reynolds has “been all over the world” promoting his new film, which premieres Friday, and is now looking forward to spending some downtime at home with Lively, 30, and their girls.
“It’s been amazing but I’m excited to just stay put for a minute,” he says.