Ryan Phillippe wife and familyEdit
Reese Witherspoon (ex-wife)
- Date of birth: March 22, 1976 (45 years)
- Zodiac sign: Aries
- Duration of marriage: June 5, 1999 - June 13, 2008 (9 years )
An Osсar-awarded actress, producer and entrepreneur, charming Reese Witherspoon was announced to be merely the highest-paid actress last year. Literally swimming in worldwide recognition since the beginning of the millennium, the woman does not take her incredible success for granted. Reese shoots at least one movie or TV series per year.
As a philanthropist, Witherspoon engages with organizations fighting for the rights of children and women. Declared to be among the Forbes World’s 100 Most Powerful Women in 2019, the actress has been serving on the board of the CDF and charitable Avon Foundation for more than a decade already.
Reese is also a co-founder of the Hello Sunshine media firm, which produces female-led films and series.
Though the actress played the lead in 1996 Fear, an unprecedented breakthrough waited for her in 1999. Cruel Intentions became fateful for Witherspoon not only for her huge success in it and extensive popularity afterwards. The shooting backed up her and Phillippe’s relations started two years earlier.
Looking at the loving couple, no one could ever imagine them separating one day. However, it was Reese to trigger the divorce. The actress cited some irreconcilable differences which forced her to make such a decision. Trying to agree on custody of their children, the Hollywood stars turned their break-up into an exhausting two-year process.
Nowadays, Ryan and Reese still seem to be friends. They often spend time together with their children.
- Date of birth: July 31, 1989 (31 years)
- Zodiac sign: Leo
Phillippe briefly dated model/actress Alexis from summer till September 2010 and after their split, Knapp found out that she was pregnant with their daughter. Ryan was present during her birth.
Ryan Phillippe kids
Ava Phillippe (daughter with Reese)
- Date of birth: September 9, 1999 (21 years)
- Zodiac sign: Virgo
A promising model and fashionista, Ava is seriously focused on becoming a powerful influencer on the net.
However, her greatest passion concerns painting and sculpting. The young girl frequently posts sketches of her breathtaking artworks to amaze over 700 thousand of her Instagram followers.
Ava is extremely close to her father. She thinks of him as the most artistic, intelligent, versatile, and all-around awesome man. Ryan loves his daughter to the moon and back, supports her in whatever weirdness and is nearby even at a distance.
Deacon Phillippe (son with Reese)
- Date of birth: October 23, 2003 (17 years)
- Zodiac sign: Libra
Ryan’s only son has always been willing to build a career in the entertainment business, just like his parents.
For now, Deacon has finally barreled into the spotlight. This summer, the 16-year-old boy released his first single Long Run in collaboration with Nina Nesbitt. The young musician was in charge of composing, while the songwriter provided the vocals. Ryan was too excited not to spread the word on his Instagram and celebrate his son’s major achievement.
When it comes to bringing up the son, Ryan turns out to be a doting father. The actor is a cool dad who gives a lot of necessary fatherly advice. The look-alike father-son tandem usually attends events and official celebrations together.
Kailani Knapp (daughter with Alexis)
- Date of birth: July 1, 2011 (10 years)
- Zodiac sign: Cancer
Mamma’s princess, whose name means “lovable”, Kai saw her father Ryan only at the moment of her own birth. The Hollywood star did not care for the child or even support a mother-daughter duet financially then. Perhaps, because there still have been questions surrounding Kai’s paternity.
The girl’s mother, Phillippe’s ex-girlfriend with whom he separated before getting to know she was pregnant, does not disclose any information about her. The Pitch Perfect star Alexis Knapp only shares occasional lovely pics on the Instagram account.
Susan Phillippe (mother)
Being a mother of 4 children, Susan Phillippe did not give up building her career. The woman started with being an ordinary nurse, then went on to run a daycare center right in the family house.
Despite paying lots of attention to her clients, Susan was caring enough for all her children, raising them to be decent and tolerant people. Ryan, Susan’s only son, praises the moments he can share his worries and ideas with the mother, for she always helps him make the right choices and decide on what is really essential.
Richard Phillippe (father)
Ryan’s father was a chemical technician at the factory in Delaware. The man worked like a dog, that is why there was not much of him in Ryan’s childhood. However, nowadays, the star remembers his father playing with him in the garden behind the house and telling interesting stories about his past.
Kirsten Mucha (sister)
- Date of birth: September 23
The eldest daughter of the Phillippe’s family has already got married. She has two daughters Madi and Molly, who look and behave equally as gorgeous as their mom. Kristen studied Journalism & Mass Communications; English Literature at University of Delaware and lives in Wilmington.
From Ryan’s childhood to present, Kirsten has been a perfect example of the real Person for the Hollywood star.
Katelyn Phillippe (sister)
Another Ryan’s married sister is named Katelyn. She works at Acts retirement community.
Lindsay Foret (nee Phillippe) (sister)
Lindsay is Ryan’s youngest sister, but we know that she is a wardrobe stylist, married and has 3 daughters. She is a member of the Acts retirement community along with a mother and sister.
A nominee for more than a dozen of awards, Matthew Ryan Phillippe is a popular American actor, mostly known for his lead role of Bob Lee Swagger in Shooter. Back in 1992, Ryan became the first to play a gay teenager on a soap opera broadcast in the daytime. A 1997 film I Know What You Did Last Summer proved Phillippe’s exquisite ability to make his characters incredibly sex-appealing.
According to Ryan, his best filming experience took place in 2006, when he played a Navy captain in a war film Flags of Our Fathers. This role gained success among critics, who claimed it to be the best one in Phillippe’s entire career.
Since 2011, Ryan has been combining television performances with film production. He is a co-founder of Lucid Films. The production company brought life to the Heavy and Rolling comedy, having Phillippe as an executive producer.