Ryan Phillippe

Actor Ryan Phillippe

Matthew Ryan Phillippe, better known as Ryan Phillippe, is an American actor. After appearing on the soap opera One Life to Live, he came to fame in the late 1990s starring in a string of films, including I Know What You Did Last Summer, Cruel Intentions, and 54. In the 2000s, he appeared in several films, including 2001's Academy Award Best Picture nominee Gosford Park, 2005's Academy Award-winning ensemble film Crash, and the 2006 war drama Flags of Our Fathers.
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Ryan Phillippe Says He Is 'Saddened And Disgusted' By Assault Allegations
Huffington Post - 5 months
The actor's former girlfriend, model Elsie Hewitt, filed a lawsuit against him on Monday.
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Ryan Phillippe accused of brutally beating ex-girlfriend while 'drunk and high'
Yahoo News - 5 months
Ryan Phillippe is facing serious domestic abuse and drug allegations from his ex-girlfriend, who is going after the actor in a bombshell new lawsuit.
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Ryan Phillippe Shares His Love For Women's Leggings From CVS
Huffington Post - 5 months
“XXL ladies leggings from CVS – birthday gift to myself (mad comfortable too)."
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Ryan Phillippe talks 'Last Summer' reboot
CNN - 7 months
While promoting his new thriller 'Wish Upon,' Phillippe talks about the upcoming remake of his breakout '90s slasher film.
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Watch Ryan Phillippe Rap, Yes Rap, About His Classic '90s Movies
Huffington Post - 7 months
This was unexpected.
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'I Know What You Did Last Summer' Killer Sent Ryan Phillippe A Weird DM
Huffington Post - 8 months
Creepy is an understatement.
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Katy Perry and Ryan Phillippe shoot down dating rumors
CNN - 11 months
Please stop buzzing Ryan Phillippe's house with choppers, trying to catch Katy Perry there.
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Ryan Phillippe Addresses Those Katy Perry Dating Rumors on Twitter - Hollywood Reporter
Google News - 11 months
Hollywood Reporter Ryan Phillippe Addresses Those Katy Perry Dating Rumors on Twitter Hollywood Reporter In case you were wondering (and even if you weren't), Ryan Phillippe wants to set the record straight: No, the Shooter star is not dating Katy Perry, despite what some tabloids would like you to believe. The actor took to Twitter to relay his all-caps ... Katy Perry Just Hilariously Weighed In on Those Ryan Phillippe Dating RumorsE! Online Ryan Phillippe, Katy Perry shoot down dating rumorsNew York Daily News Katy Perry Laughs Off Those Ryan Phillippe Dating Rumors!PerezHilton.com Huffington Post -Hollywood Life -Just Jared -Bustle all 78 news articles »
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Shantel VanSanten Says USA's new <i>Shooter</i> Scores a Bullseye -- and She's a Tough Grader
Huffington Post - over 1 year
Shantel VanSanten has never been accused of shooting the president. But she's still had to do some fighting to get to where she is today, which is a starring role in USA's new action drama Shooter, premiering Tuesday at 10 p.m. ET. VanSanten plays Julie Swagger, wife of Bob Lee Swagger (Ryan Phillippe) (above). He's a retired Marine, and they're living quietly in the country with their young daughter Mary (Lexy Kolker). An exciting night is when he brings home Indian takeout. Life is good. Then a former colleague asks a favor. There have been reports a sniper may try to kill the president, so could Bob Lee scope out the site of a presidential visit and figure out where a sniper might lurk? Sure, he says. Except when the sniper fires the shot anyway, Bob Lee becomes the prime suspect. After all, he was seen prowling around the site. Suddenly life is not quiet any more for Bob Lee and Julie, who has to navigate a treacherous situation largely by instinct. "S...
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Ryan Phillippe Talks Guns, Stunts and ‘Shooter’
NYTimes - over 1 year
He stars in that conspiracy thriller, beginning Tuesday on the USA Network. It is adapted from the 2007 Mark Wahlberg movie and the Stephen Hunter novel “Point of Impact.”
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Sarah Michelle Gellar Dyes Hair Brown To Become The 'Marcia F**king Brady Of The Upper East Side' Again
Huffington Post - almost 2 years
Seventeen years after she first played the wonderfully conniving Kathryn Merteuil, Sarah Michelle Gellar is set to reprise her iconic role in a TV reboot of 1999's "Cruel Intentions." Yes, this is actually happening. Gellar is going all in, which means transforming herself into a brunette and becoming the "Marcia fucking Brady of the Upper East Side" once more. #brownhairdontcare (actually kind of love it!!) thank you everyone @andylecomptesalon A photo posted by Sarah Michelle (@sarahmgellar) on Mar 4, 2016 at 5:44pm PST Last week, the former "Buffy" star debuted her newly dyed tresses on Instagram, writing, "#brownhairdontcare (actually I kind of love it!!)"  A pilot for the reboot was picked up in early February and Gellar signed on a few weeks later. According to Deadline, the TV reboot picks up 15 years after the movie left off and sees Gellar's character vying for control of her family's company and attempting to corrupt the son of h...
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Ryan Phillippe and Paulina Slagter - People Magazine
Google News - about 2 years
People Magazine Ryan Phillippe and Paulina Slagter People Magazine Over the moon about his engagement to law student Paulina Slagter, actor Ryan Phillippe, 40, spent a whirlwind New Year's weekend at eco-friendly One Hotel &amp; Homes South Beach celebrating with his new fiancéée. "Ryan and Paulina are very much in ... Ryan Phillippe Has Found His Soulmate in Law Student Paulina Slagter:...South Carolina SC (press release) (blog) Ryan Phillippe 'madly in love' with law student fiancée Paulina Slagter after ...Daily Mail Ryan Phillippe's Fiancée Paulina Slagter Flashes Engagement Ring at New Year's ...E! Online TV3.ie -Entertainment Tonight -Just Jared all 49 news articles »
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Ryan Phillippe, 41, is reportedly engaged to law student Paulina Slagter, 24
Fox News - about 2 years
Ryan Phillippe is ready to walk down the aisle again.
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Ryan Phillippe is engaged to Paulina Slagter
CBS News - about 2 years
Actor Ryan Phillippe popped the question to his girlfriend of four years, Paulina Slagter, on Christmas
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Ryan Phillippe
    FORTIES
  • 2015
    Age 40
    Phillippe was a close friend of Brooklyn rapper Sean Price. After Price's death in August 2015, it was reported that Phillippe got a tattoo to honor Price's memory.
    The 10-episode mystery series debuted on March 1, 2015, as a midseason entry in the 2014–15 season.
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  • THIRTIES
  • 2012
    Age 37
    In 2012, Phillippe focused on his directorial debut, Catch Hell, an indie thriller in which Phillippe stars as a fading film actor who must devise a creative escape after he is kidnapped and tortured while making a movie in Shreveport, Louisiana.
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  • 2011
    Age 36
    Phillippe began dating law student Paulina Slagter in 2011.
    Starting in November 2011, Phillippe spent several months filming a 10-episode arc on the fifth and final season of the critically acclaimed TV show Damages.
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    Phillippe subsequently began work on another movie, Straight A's, in August 2011.
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    Phillippe next filmed the dramatic dark comedy Revenge for Jolly!, alongside Elijah Wood, Kristen Wiig and Adam Brody, in the summer of 2011.
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    After their breakup, Knapp discovered that she was pregnant, and gave birth to their daughter, Kailani Merizalde Phillippe-Knapp, on July 1, 2011.
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  • 2010
    Age 35
    Phillippe filmed his next project, heist action movie Setup, in December 2010 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
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    In the summer of 2010, Phillippe began filming the adaptation of popular crime novel The Lincoln Lawyer, taking on the role of Louis Roulet, a wealthy Los Angeles playboy accused of a crime for which his culpability is unclear.
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    Phillippe subsequently dated model/actress Alexis Knapp in the summer of 2010, before splitting in September 2010.
    Two days later, on April 19, 2010, Phillippe co-hosted WWE Raw with Jonathan Swift and Charo, also in support of MacGruber.
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    As part of the film's promotion, Phillippe made his SNL hosting debut on April 17, 2010, along with first-time musical performer Kesha.
  • 2007
    Age 32
    The couple's marriage officially ended on October 5, 2007, with final divorce arrangements settled on June 13, 2008, according to court documents.
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    Phillippe began dating Australian actress Abbie Cornish in 2007 after meeting on the set of Stop-Loss. They split up in February 2010.
  • 2006
    Age 31
    Witherspoon filed for divorce on November 8, 2006, citing irreconcilable differences as the cause.
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    In 2006, Phillippe played real-life Navy corpsman John Bradley in the war film Flags of Our Fathers, directed by Clint Eastwood and following the journey of the United States Marines who lifted the flag at the Battle of Iwo Jima.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 2003
    Age 28
    His 2003 film The I Inside premiered on cable.
  • 1999
    Age 24
    Phillippe and Witherspoon married on June 5, 1999, in a small ceremony at Old Wide Awake Plantation near Charleston, South Carolina, when Witherspoon was six months pregnant.
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    In 1999 he starred in Cruel Intentions, a modern retelling of the Choderlos de Laclos novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses, which also starred Phillippe's future wife Reese Witherspoon, as well as his I Know What You Did Last Summer co-star Sarah Michelle Gellar.
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    He was married to actress Reese Witherspoon from 1999 to 2007; together, they have a daughter and a son.
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  • 1998
    Age 23
    The film was a success, and led to Phillippe gaining wider renown and being cast in a few more high-profile films, including 54 in 1998 opposite Neve Campbell, Salma Hayek and Mike Myers.
  • 1997
    Age 22
    In 1997, Phillippe attended a party given for actress Reese Witherspoon's 21st birthday. Upon meeting Witherspoon, Phillippe was reported to have spent all night talking to her, with Witherspoon telling Phillippe, "I think you're my birthday present." They started dating and became engaged in December 1998.
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    He was cast in the 1997 horror film, I Know What You Did Last Summer, which co-starred Sarah Michelle Gellar, Freddie Prinze, Jr. and Jennifer Love Hewitt.
  • 1995
    Age 20
    After leaving the show, Phillippe moved to Los Angeles, where he appeared in a number of small parts in various television series including Matlock, Due South, the TV miniseries The Secrets of Lake Success, and movies, including the 1995 film Crimson Tide and the 1996 film White Squall.
  • TEENAGE
  • 1992
    Age 17
    Phillippe's acting career began after being signed to Cathy Parker Management in Voorhees, New Jersey. Shortly after he made an appearance in the ABC daytime drama One Life to Live. His character Billy Douglas, whom he played from 1992 to 1993, was the first gay teenager on a daytime soap opera.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1974
    Born
    Born in 1974.
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