Take a look at Ryan Reynold’s business ventures

Ryan Reynolds is known for his starring role in Deadpool or trolling his wife, Blake Lively on social media. He was seen beside Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Gal Gadot in Red Notice which was released this year. Ryan Reynolds has partnered with a lot of companies to add to his source of income. Forbes named him the second-highest-paid actor in 2020 with a net worth of 71.5 million with Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson topping the charts whose net worth is 87.5 million.

Firstly, To add to Ryan Reynolds’s on-screen success, he tends to do a lot of work behind-the-scenes as well. He is a producer himself. The star was also a producer for Deadpool and its sequel, which combined profited more than $1.5 billion all over the world.

In 2018, Ryan purchased a stake in Aviation Gin. The amount of Ryan’s’ stake in the company wasn’t disclosed.
Reynolds told Gentleman’s Journal at the time: “I mean, I’m not remotely involved in the production of the gin, because I know nothing about distilling. But I’m there for every other aspect of the business because I really, love this gin.” However, in August 2020, Aviation Gin was purchased by Diageo for $610 million which is a multinational alcohol company. Diageo stated Reynolds still maintains an “ongoing ownership interest” in Aviation.

Reynolds was spotted with the British billionaire Sir Richard Branson in September 2018, when they announced that they were partnering together i.e., Aviation Gin and Branson’s Virgin Atlantic airline were collaborating.

In June of 2020, Match Group Inc., the parent company that owns dating apps like Tinder, OkCupid, Hinge, PlentyOfFish, etc., broke its ties with their holding company. Then four new board members were added which also included Ryan Reynolds. “Most millennials and Gen Z can’t remember what dating was like before the advent of Tinder, OkCupid, and Hinge,” Reynolds said in a press release. “These brands have enormous responsibility and opportunities to affect societies, all while embracing new technologies and remaining at the forefront of pop culture. I’m ready to roll up my sleeves and work with the team on their future growth and success.”

Reynolds announced another business venture of his via Instagram “Newest @mintmobile customer. Also, owner of the company,” he wrote. Now one of the owners of the company, a low-cost cellphone carrier that charges users a monthly fee of $15, he joked: “To keep things above board, I’ll be paying myself $15 a month”.