Ryan Phillippe Biography


Ryan Phillippe is an American actor of the soap opera ‘One Life to Live’.

Relationship Facts of Ryan Phillippe

  • Ryan Phillippe is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Ryan Phillippe?

Ryan Phillippe was previously married to actress Reese Witherspoon. They first met at her 21st birthday party on March 22, 1997. After one and a half years of dating, they got engaged in December 1998.

Soon, they were married. The wedding ceremony took place on June 5, 1999. The pair has two children from this marriage, daughter, Ava Elizabeth Phillippe, and son Deacon Reese Phillippe. The couple decided to split in October 2006 and their divorce was finalized in October 2007.

In 2007, Phillippe dated actress Nikki Reed. Furthermore, from 2007 to 2010, he was in a relationship with Australian actress, Abbie Cornish.

In addition, he has also dated actress Alexis Knapp, with whom he has one daughter, model Jessica White, actress Amanda Seyfried, Paulina Slagter, singer Rihanna, and actress Ashley Greene, Elsie Hewit, singer Demi Lovato, and Lindsay Lohan.

In 2010, he was in a relationship with model/actress Alexis Knapp. From this affair, Ryan has a daughter named, kai Knapp who was born in July 2011.

At present, he is believed to be single.

Who is Ryan Phillippe?

Ryan Phillippe is an American actor. People mostly recognize him for his performance as Billy Douglas on the soap opera ‘One Life to Live’.

Additionally, he has also appeared in several other movies and television series including ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’, ‘Cruel Intentions’, and ‘Shooter’.

Ryan Phillippe: Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

Phillippe was born in New Castle, Delaware on September 10, 1974, to parents Susan (mom) and Richard Phillippe (dad).

His father was a chemist and his mother ran a daycare center in the family’s house.

He always wanted to become an actor since his childhood years. He is of American nationality. Furthermore, he belongs to a mixed ethnic background of English, German, Scottish, and Swiss-German.

Talking about his education, Phillippe graduated from the Barbizon Modeling and Acting Program.

Ryan Phillippe: Career, Salary, and Net Worth

Ryan Phillippe initially began his career after being signed to Cathy Parker Management. In 1993, he appeared as Stew Atkins in the TV Mini-series ‘The Secrets of Lake Success.

Additionally, he also portrayed the role of Billy Douglas in the TV series ‘One Life to Live. In 1994, he appeared as Michael in ‘Matlock’. Additionally, in 1994, he appeared in ‘A Perry Mason Mystery: The Case of the Grimacing Governor’. Since then, he has appeared in numerous other movies and television series. All in all, he has over 50 credits as an actor.

Some other movies and television series that Phillippe has appeared in are ‘Wish Upon’, ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’, ‘Famous in Love’, ‘Robot Chicken’, ‘Drunk History’, ‘Secrets and Lies, ‘Catch Hell’, ‘Reclaim’, ‘Damages’, ‘Revenge for Jolly!’, ‘The Lincoln Lawyer, ‘The Bang Bang Club’, ‘MacGruber’, among others. Additionally, he also has 3 credits as a producer, 1 credit as a director, and 1 credit as a writer.

Phillippe won the Awards Circuit Community Award in 2005. In addition, he has garnered the Blockbuster Entertainment Award and Csapnivalo Award nominations. He has also won the Critics’ Choice Award two times. All in all, he has 10 wins and 15 nominations to his name to date.

Phillippe’s salary for ‘Chaos‘ was $2,750,000. Additionally, he has an estimated net worth of around $35 million as of 2022.

Ryan Phillippe’s Rumors and Controversy

Phillippe became part of a controversy after his ex-girlfriend Elsie Rose Hewitt alleged that he physically abused her. She accused him of hitting, kicking, and pushing her.

He also made the news after he was involved in a horrific accident recently. At present, there are no rumors concerning his life and career.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Talking about his body measurement, Ryan Phillippe has a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm. Additionally, he weighs around 78 kg or 172 pounds. Furthermore, his hair color is blonde and his eye color is blue.

Social Media Profile

Phillippe is active on social media. He has more than 120.9k followers on Twitter.

In addition, he has more than 1 million followers on Instagram. Similarly, his Facebook page has more than 72k followers.


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