According to foreign publications, Ernie Lively passed away due to heart complications, he was 74 years old. The actor passed away on June 2 in Los Angeles, surrounded by five children and his wife Helen, to whom he was happily married since 1979. The couple have two children in common, Blake and Eric Lively. Ernie also adopted his beloved’s three heirs from his first marriage.
The actor has starred in more than a hundred films and even played Blake’s daddy in the film “Jeans Mascot” and the sequel that followed. The “Gossip Girl” star has yet to comment on the sad news, with a lull on her Instagram since May 1. Blake has given her father three grandchildren: married to Ryan Reynolds, she gave birth to daughters James (now 6), Inez (4) and Betty (1).