Residents of Marford, North Wales have been left bereft after Hollywood A-listers raided a property in the sleepy village.
Second of the sun The actor bagged himself a £1.5 million four-bedroom home for his growing family.
One resident told the publication: “The source of the most famous person from Marford is Tim Vincent from Blue Peter, so a Hollywood star is on the rise!”.
And who is the newest member of the village?
Star Ryan Reynolds, 46 together with his wife Blake Lively, 35 none other than Deadpool star Ryan Reynolds, and their four children.
Move in: Residents of Marford, North Wales (pictured) have been left gob-smacked after Hollywood A-listers snapped up a property in a sleepy village.
With one resident saying: “The most famous man from Marford is Tim Vincent from Blue Peter, he’s a Hollywood star!” (Tim painted Blue Peter in 1995)
The actor bought a nearby Wrexham football club in 2020 alongside Always Sunny in Philadelphia actor Rob McElhenney.
With the source saying: ‘Ryan moves to Marford and it’s all the locals can talk to. His house is poshest on the road.
“Not the Big Apple but I rolled out the red carpet when Ryan came to town.”
Tim was born in Wrexham before making it big in the UK TV hosting Blue Peter and the Clothes show.
He has since jumped the gun and lives in LA where he presents Access Hollywood and The Phenomenon.
Next month, Ryan and Blake posed for family photos on the pitch at Wrexham – with James, eight, Betty, six, and Inez, three, as well as their fourth baby born earlier this year.
The Hollywood A-list couple announced in February that they are now proud parents again, without revealing the name or gender of their new arrival.
So their fans were delighted to see the family on stage at the ground where Reynolds’ York team played in the Vanarama National League.
New arrivals: Deadpool actor Ryan Reynolds, 46, alongside his wife Blake Lively, 35, and their children James, eight, Betty, six, and Inez, three, with their fourth child born earlier this year.
Game: The actor bought a nearby Wrexham football club in 2022 alongside It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia actor Rob McElhenney (family pictured at the game last month)
Lush: The village is just a stones throw from Wrexham Stadium
Actress Blake is all smiles for pictures with her husband holding her little one, alongside her first three children.
Ryan gently held the baby in his arms, before all five of them posed for a picture.
The boys proved that Ryan was the lucky charm in their side as they beat rivals York City 3-0, securing three vital points to stay at the top of the table.
In August last year, Ryan revealed that his wife was not very happy when he told her he had bought a Welsh team.
In an interview on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, she said: “I remember seeing Blake saying, ‘I have bad news and I have really bad news.’ I ran into someone’s DMs again. The really bad news is that I could have bought half. of the fifth national football team in Wales.’
However, Blake is suddenly happy at Ryan’s club. In May of last year, the Wrexham couple hosted Bromley in the FA Cup Final at Wembley Stadium in London.
It is not confirmed if Blake attended the camp in Wrexham, North Wales, before the match was reported.
Big news: The actor is believed to have bagged a £1.5million house with four bedrooms for his growing family
Team cheering: Blake and Ryan guarded Wrexham against Bromley at Wembley Stadium in London in May last year.
The pair bought the club back in 2020. Since then they have placed Wrexham and his club firmly back in the spotlight again.
They reached the Wembley final in 2022 and almost missed out on promotion, finishing second in the National League.
Wrexham beat York City in a battle to win their promotion to the Football League, with the Welsh side currently sitting at the top of the table on 94 points, three ahead of Notts County in second.
The two clubs are also working to boost women’s football and it was recently announced that Wrexham will field a women’s team against local rivals Connah’s Quay Nomads tomorrow.
Yeah! We celebrate Wrexham owners Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney scoring the opening goal
Turning around: the pair bought the club back in 2020. Since then they have placed Wrexham and his club is firmly back in the spotlight again.
The famous owners will be joined by more than 7,000 fans following in the competition after a record number of tickets were sold.
McElhenney tweeted: ‘Sold 7,309 tickets for @WrexhamAFCWomen on Sunday.
This breaks a record, but I would like to erase it into the dust of history. I am present, and knowing how that town shows itself to each other, I trust you will do the same. LET’S GO!!!!’
Reynolds wrote: ‘Let’s fill the ground running and celebrate @WrexhamAFCWomen on their historic run. I cannot see the full flight.’
McElhenney and Reynolds upset Wrexham’s women’s football team by becoming semi-professional after buying the club.
And they helped achieve a crowd-funding rate by selling tickets at £1 each. A common currency in Wales is the name 5,175 for Cardiff City Women.
The pair who bought the Welsh club two years ago are expected to feature the rise of the women’s team in the second series of their Welcome to Wrexham TV series.
Their battle is also expected to turn around the Welsh club’s fortunes.
A spokesman for Wrexham AFC said: ‘The decision was made to make the players semi-professional, to give them the best chance of success and to help the Club achieve its aim of becoming the best women’s team in Wales in the shortest possible time. almost can.’