July: Blake and Ryan made a public appearance together when they were announced as the leading actress and actor respectively for the movie Green Lantern in San Diego. However, Ryan was married to Scarlett Johansson and Blake Lively was in a relationship with Penn Badgley.
September: Blake’s relationship with Penn, her Gossip Girl co-star was shaky and their issues couldn’t be resolved and in mid-September, Blake and Penn called things off after three years of their on and off the relationship.
October: Blake had the honor of presenting Ryan with the award for the Most Anticipated Movie at Spike TV’s Scream Awards. They were teasing each other on stage as Ryan collected his award.
December: Two years into their marriage there seemed to be trouble in their seemingly perfect marriage. There were reports by the media and tabloids of Ryan and Scarlett having a rocky marriage for several months. Rumors suggested that she wanted an end to their marriage because she was feeling left out in their marriage. However, a couple of days before Christmas, Ryan filed for divorce.