Ryan Phillippe’s Complete Dating Story
Ryan Phillippe has had a slew of high-profile romances under his belt — but co-parenting remains his top priority.
The Protect Star has started dating Reese Witherspoon in 1997 after meeting on the set of Cruel intentions. They married two years later in South Carolina and had daughter Ava and son Deacon in September 1999 and October 2003, respectively. After less than a decade of marriage, the couple separated in 2006 when Witherspoon filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences as the reason for the split.
In 2014, Phillippe looked back on filming the adult drama – and praised the relationship he and his ex-wife had cultivated while raising their two children.
“It was fun – we’re reminiscing because we’ve done a lot Cruel intentions [in New York City]”So there we were with Ava and Deacon and we were talking, and they tripped over the fact that we were there to make a movie before we even thought about it,” he said Lincoln attorney told him HuffPost in 2014, noting that the ex-spouses were “doing really well” at the time. “It’s a feeling process. … It’s going well, she’s happy and remarried, and our kids are amazing. I’m proud of how we’ve handled it and who our little people are.”
After his divorce from the Witherspoon, Phillippe moved on Abbie Cornish, who he dated for four years before they split in 2010. He was later briefly associated with him rihanna And Amanda Seyfried in front of the on-off girlfriend Alexis Knapp gave birth to their daughter Kai.
Although the couple only dated for a few months in 2010, a source exclusively shared Us weekly that the Set up star was in the delivery room when the model gave birth in July 2011.
“She looks like Moi. Even more so now,” said Knapp E! News in June 2012. “They always look like the dads because men are just fat and puffy and can’t open their eyes wide.”
Less than a year after his split from Knapp, Phillippe made his red carpet debut Paulina Slagter. The couple got engaged in December 2015 but split less than a year later. The Delaware native then began dating Elise Hewitt. The two dated for just three months before she filed a $1 million lawsuit against Phillippe alleging he physically abused her at his home in California.
The damage For his part, alum denied the allegations.
“As a staunch advocate for women’s health, well-being and equality, Ryan is absolutely devastated that these false claims have been made and disseminated,” the actor’s rep said Us in a statement at the time. “Domestic violence is an incredibly serious problem and false allegations, fabricated and proven, should not be used to unfairly slander those falsely accused. The claims are false.”
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