Facts of Matthew Ryan Phillippe Biography
|Spouse||Reese Witherspoon (m. 1999–2007)-divorced|
|Education||New Castle Christian Academy|
|Place of birth||New Castle, Delaware, United States|
Matthew Ryan Phillippe is an American actor and director who is mainly known as Ryan Phillippe in the field.His father name was Richard Phillipe, a chemical technician and mother name was Susan who was a nurse.He spent his childhood with her three sisters.He started his acting career from ABC daytime drama called "One Life To Live" .He palyed as a gay teenager in that drama for about a year.After that he started appearing in several other dramas.In 1997, he was casted in the horror movie "I Know What You Did Last Summer" which made him wider renown.Due to which he was casted in several other films.
He was blackbelt in Taekwondo.He rejected the role of Anakin Skywalker due to the age difference between him and Natalie.He was a huge fan of Frank Sinatra who was an intresting character in history and as a tribute he kept his dog name after him.He is 5 feet 9 inch tall.He was fond of watching cartoon, photography and writing.He used to play soccer and basketball in high school.In his senior year he was the Yearbook Editior .In 2010 he hosted WWE Raw with Jonathan Swift and Charo. He also runs a prodction company named LUCY Films with his fellow actors Breckin Meyer and Seth Green.Phillippe and Meyer,In 2010 got a show Showtime as an executive producers.He also as an executive director and narrator served on a documentary which follows five surfers while they travel New Guinea on Isolated.This documentary was premiered at the 2013 Santa Barbara International Film Festival in January 2003.He spent several months for shooting the 10 episode arc on the fifth and final sesion of TV show Damage. He was a garduate from New Castle Bapist Academy and is recentlty in New Castle Christian Academy in New Castle, DElaware.
He stopped shaving for about 3 months and started putting on weight for his role in The Way of The Gun as Parker.He beated Cy Young who pitched and won the first world Series in 1903 which was reported in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno.He is also fan of Philadelphia sports team. In The Dark Knight, he was considered for the role of Harvey Dent.He made his feature film debut in Crimson Tide.Phillippe met her In 21'st b'day party of Reese
Witherspoon.They used to talk over phone for a long period of time at night.They started dating and engaged in December 1998.At the same year they paired in film Cruel Intentions together.He became father of daughter Ava Elizabeth Phillippe and son Deacon Reese Phillippe.In October 2009, he seperated with his wife Reese Witherspoon.He was in a relationship with Alexis Knapp.She gave birth to their daughter Kailani Merizalde Phillippe.
He was nominated for I know What You Did Last Summer as a favourite supporting actor.In 2002,Critics Choice Award, he won best acting ensemble.At the same year,In Online Film Critics Society Awards,he won award fot the best ensemble.He was nominated for best ensemble cast in Gotham Awards in 2005.He also won an award for an Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for Screen Actors Guild Awards In year 2006.