For some A-listers, the key to making headlines is wearing the latest trends in the brightest colour they can find (we’re looking at you, Leto). But Ryan Reynolds is not your average megastar.

Actor by day, Deadpool by night, this Canadian export’s pared-back approach teams wearable separates and accessible tailoring with quietly confident accessories that don’t need to shout to be heard.

Reynolds’ pragmatic way of dressing combines with leading-man charisma to keep his look classic yet cool, offering timeless inspiration to those of us who want to look stylish, not trendy.

He’s the superhero style icon we need right now, and the one we deserve – red Lycra suit aside. And so to celebrate his evolution from Party Liason to menswear powerhouse, we’ve compiled 20 of his best red carpet and off-duty looks.

Time To Shine

Chequered Past

One Guy, A Suit And A Best Dressed List

Two Tone Tonic

Comic Book Nerd

Foolproof

We Salute You

Smokin’ Aces

Peacocking

Neutralised The Threat

Definitely, Maybe Dapper

Look Lively

A Million Ways To Style In The West

Canadian Cool

Captain Excellent

Walk Of Fame

Criminally Good

Dressed Up To The Nines

The Green Velvet Lantern

Scrubs Up Well