Ryan Phillippe

Actor, Celebrity

1974 –

43 Views

Who is Ryan Phillippe?

Matthew Ryan Phillippe, better known as Ryan Phillippe, is an American actor and director. 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. In 2007 he starred in Breach, a movie based on the true story of FBI operative Eric O'Neill, while in 2008 he headlined Kimberly Peirce's Iraq war film Stop-Loss. In 2010, he starred as Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer Greg Marinovich in The Bang-Bang Club.

He was married to actress Reese Witherspoon from 1999 to 2007; together, they have a daughter and a son. He also has a daughter from a relationship with actress Alexis Knapp.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Sep 10, 1974
New Castle
Also known as
  • Matthew Ryan Phillippe
  • Ryan Phillipe
Parents
Siblings
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Catholicism
Ethnicity
  • White American
  • French American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • New Castle Christian Academy
Lived in
  • New Castle County
  • Brentwood
  • Los Angeles

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Ryan Phillippe." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 3 Dec. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/ryan_phillippe>.

Discuss this Ryan Phillippe biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net