Ryan Phillippe was born on September 10, 1974 in New Castle, Delaware, USA. They had two children, a daughter, Ava Elizabeth Phillippe, born on September 9, 1999, and a son, Deacon Reese Phillippe, born on October 23, 2003. Ryan’s mother Susan ran a daycare center in their house, and his father Richard Phillippe was a chemical technician. Packed on 25 pounds of muscle and stopped shaving for 3 months for his role as Parker in, Son, Deacon Reese, was named for his distant relative, Charles Louis "Deacon" Phillipe, who pitched and won the first World Series game ever, in 1903, beating. The series was based on the novel Point of Impact by Stephen Hunter. I guess it’s better than being called ugly. Has three sisters: Kirsten, Lindsay and Katelyn. Publicity Listings They both first met at her 21st birthday party on March 22, 1997. He grew up in New Castle, Delaware. Phillippe came to stardom with the success of the 1997 horror film ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’. The first writer I hired for a movie I'm producing was a black woman. I was pretty close to getting Star Wars, they wanted me to play Anakin. He had a short-lived relationship model/actress Alexis Knapp in 2010. She was 17 years his junior, and in fact, the two even got engaged in December 2015, before they split in November 2016. He played the lead role of Bob Lee Swagger as well as served as a producer in the hit TV series drama Shooter. I've been in the entertainment industry for 23 years so there's nothing anyone can say that I haven't heard or thought myself. My kids will grow up with a lot of money and so it's really important to me, and it will always be a part of my parenting, to keep them conscientious and connected socially to other people. From 2016 to 2018, Phillippe was cast as Bob Lee Swagger on USA Network drama series, ‘Shooter’. She has a perspective that extends far beyond her own personal gain, and I think that's an impressive thing. I'm way funnier than people know me to be. His performance in the film was highly appreciated by critics and fans. He has three sisters, Kirsten, Lindsay, and Katelyn, and attended New Castle Baptist Academy. You just keep moving, you know? All Rights Reserved. Some of his notable work in films include 54 (1998), Cruel Intentions (1999), Gosford Park (2001), Crash (2004), Flags of Our Fathers (2006), Breach (2007), Stop-Loss (2008), MacGruber (2010), and The Lincoln Lawyer (2011). Richard is a chemical technician and Susan is a nurse working in pre- and post-natal care. But in a broader sense, when I have more control, I want to expose people to new ideas. His nationality is American. Born: Sep 10, 1974, New Castle, Delaware, United States Ryan Phillippe is an American actor, director, and producer. In between, he had a fling with actress Ashley Greene in 2013. I'm very feminist, man. He has three sisters, Kirsten, Lindsay, and Katelyn, and attended New Castle Baptist Academy. Ryan was discovered by a local talent scout while he was at a barbershop in Delaware. It's like I just think that seeing women get passed over, being so intimately involved with so many women throughout my life - my sisters, my mother and that sort of thing - it's shaped me and given me a sensitivity and understanding that I don't think a lot of men necessarily have. Ryan Phillippe was born on September 10, 1974 in New Castle, Delaware, to Susan (Thomas), a nurse, and Richard Phillippe, a chemical technician. I was raised by four women, my dad worked the 4 P.M. to midnight shift, so I was basically raised by four women. He enjoys cartoon making, photography, and writing. The couple got engaged in December 1998, and they married on June 5, 1999, at Old Wide Awake Plantation near Charleston, South Carolina. He was successful in both small and big screens. Ryan Phillippe Height, Weight, Bio, Age, Wife, Net Worth, Facts, Films – Cool Hand Luke (1967), Raging Bull (1980), Fargo (1996), The Sand Pebbles (1966), The Graduate (1967). I think I'm okay with having missed out on that. I'm such a supporter of women, work-related. His surname can be traced back to his great-great-great-great-great-grandfather, Johannes Adam Phillippi, an ethnic German who was born in Volksberg, Alsace. He turned down the role of Anakin Skywalker, because of the age difference between Natalie Portman and himself. His mother worked as a daycare centre in the family’s house whereas his father was a chemist. His birth name is Matthew Ryan Phillippe. His birthplace is New Castle, located in Delaware. (About his daughter, Ava): She is a relief from all the stress in my life; everyday she does something new and it is so amazing. He played baseball and soccer in highschool. He has three sisters, Kirsten, Lindsay, and Katelyn, and attended New Castle Baptist Academy. English, Scottish and German ancestry. After the divorce, they both share joint custody of their children. © 2020 - Celebsline. His various noticeable film roles include I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997), The Way of the Gun (2000) and The Bang Bang Club (2011). It was no small role. Further, he went on to star in films like Gosford Park (2001), Crash (2004), Stop-Loss (2008), and The Lincoln Lawyer (2011). I have a huge CD collection. Turned down the role of Anakin Skywalker, because of the age difference between. She did an amazing job. Ryan Phillippe was born on September 10, 1974 in New Castle, Delaware, to Susan (Thomas), a nurse, and Richard Phillippe, a chemical technician. He has three sisters, Kirsten, Lindsay, and Katelyn, and attended New Castle Baptist Academy. Ryan Phillippe made his acting debut as Seaman Grattam in Tony Scott’s submarine film ‘Cromson Tide’ in 1995. Ryan got his start in television in 1992, playing Billy Douglas on the ABC sitcom ‘One Life to Live’. It was no small role. In school, he was good in sports. And you've got to do that anywhere you live. Over the years, he has given a number of commercially successful films like Gosford Park, Crash, and Flags of Our Fathers. Ryan Phillippe Height Weight Body Statistics. Is a fan of Philadelphia sports teams (Phillies, Eagles, Flyers, 76ers), having grown up in northern Delaware. Ryan is a huge fan of Philadelphia sports teams (Phillies, Eagles, Flyers, 76ers). Phillippe belongs to White ethnicity and is of French descent while Virgo is his zodiac sign. He graduated from New Castle Christian Academy in Wilmington, Delaware. He then went on to date a law student Paulina Slagter in 2011. Leonard Tran , Other Works Ryan Phillippe was born on September 10, 1974 in New Castle, Delaware, to Susan (Thomas), a nurse, and Richard Phillippe, a chemical technician. Billy struggled with coming out issues and the town's anti-gay reactions. Music is an obsession of mine. And it's a dark humor, like a gallows humor. See his dating history (all girlfriends' names), educational profile, personal favorites, interesting life facts, and complete biography. There’s always difficulties and challenges in every life, I don’t care how much money you make, where you live… and that’s something this film speaks to. Ryan's acting career began with the soap opera One Life to Live (1968). He has done endorsement work for brands like Armani Jeans and Nintendo in the past. I grew up with no money. - IMDb Mini Biography By: Music is my greatest love. He is of mostly English ancestry, with more distant German and Scottish, roots. Official Sites. Was considered for the role of "Harvey Dent" in. American actor Ryan Phillippe gained fame in his early career for starring in films such as I Know What You Did Last Summer and Cruel Intentions. His parents' names are Susan (Thomas) and Richard Phillippe. She was six months pregnant at the time of their wedding. He resides in Los Angeles, California. I think it's what you talk to them about, what you expose them to, what you make them mindful of. They fell for each other and started dating each other. He was nominated for ‘Blockbuster Entertainment Awards’ in the category ‘Favorite Supporting Actor: Horror’ for his work in the film. He was the Yearbook Editor in his senior year. Phillippe was married to actress Reese Witherspoon from 1997 to 2007. It is the most incredible thing that has happened to me, and I feel so lucky to have found the person I want to be with, and to be prepared and enthusiastic.". Graduated from New Castle Baptist Academy, now New Castle Christian Academy in New Castle, Delaware. Basically, he is of partly French descent, and he completed graduation from the Barbizon Modeling and Acting Program within Wilmington, located in Delaware. She's incredibly conscientious, kind and good to people. That noise is so quiet at this stage of my life. Where you raise your children isn't as important as how you raise your children. Ryan Phillippe was born on September 10, 1974, in New Castle, Delaware, United States. | After several other television appearances and he began appearing in movies of his own, Nowhere (1997), White Squall (1996) I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997), Cruel Intentions (1999), Crash (2005), Flags of Our Fathers (2006), and Stop-Loss (2008). In 2010, he portrayed the Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer Greg Marinovich in The Bang-Bang Club. Fractured his leg in UTV accident resulting in the season 2 of "Shooter" to be reduced from 10 episodes to 8. Ryan's acting career began with the soap opera One Life to Live (1968). I think who Reese is sort of radiates and emanates.