Ryan Reynolds Looks Just Like His Grandpa, Photo On Twitter Shows

A newspaper at the time called him "youthful and handsome."

British Columbia’s finest export, Ryan Reynolds, has a personal connection to another province: his grandfather Chester “Ches” Reynolds was a politician in Alberta and, as Twitter recently learned, looked just like the Vancouver-born actor.

The uncanny resemblance was revealed after a Global Edmonton news anchor shared a photo of the politician he found in the Alberta Legislature Building.

Watch the video above to see how Reynolds’ reacted and what else Twitter discovered about the elder Reynolds.