Capitalizing off the fervor over the viral Peloton commercial in which a husband gives the exercise bike to his attractive wife for Christmas, a new commercial from the brand Aviation Gin (owned by actor Ryan Reynolds) featured the actress who has become known throughout the halls of social media as the “Peloton Girl.” ... she resurfaced on Friday in a new ad for Aviation Gin, a brand owned by actor Ryan Reynolds. Monica Ruiz, the actress in the much-criticized Peloton ad, says she didn't want to appear to be making fun of the Peloton spot by appearing in an Aviation Gin ad. The Peloton woman is back, and she appears to have moved on from her husband. And the marketing stunt of the year award goes to … Ryan Reynolds.