One of the most popular partnerships in Hollywood is that of Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds.

The couple is recognised for having a great sense of humour and is always up for a comical challenge when it comes to making fun of one other.

The pair has frequently discussed their friendship over the years and has insisted that they are one another's best friends.

In honour of Blake Lively's 35th birthday, we go back in time to the Gossip Girl alum's acceptance speech from an award ceremony, where she professed her love for Ryan and even displayed her possessive side.

In 2017, Blake won the award for Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress for her role in the film In The Shallows, and she gave one of the most memorable acceptance speeches. 

Lively later thanked her mother and mentioned that seeing the Spice Girls was her first childhood dream. She also mentioned her spouse.

She thanked her spouse, who she described as being everything, before mentioning Reynolds.

Blake humorously reprimanded the screaming fans, stating, "You can't have him, he's mine!" after she mentioned Ryan to the audience.

Although it would have been fun to see Reynolds' response to the same, the actor was, regrettably, not present at the awards event at the time.

Reynolds has previously gushed about his wife numerous times, in addition to Lively. Before, he honoured Blake on Mother's Day with a message that read, "I see you in the eyes of our children... every chuckle