Who is Ryan Phillippe and what is his net worth 2018? Ryan Phillippe is an actor, director, and writer. He is well known for playing the role of Bob Lee Swagger in the TV series ‘Shooter’. He is also the producer on the show. He has appeared in a long list of movies and TV shows during his acting career. He first appeared on TV in a soap opera called ‘One Life to Live’. He was cast as ‘Seaman Grattam’ in his first film ‘Crimson Tide’ in 1995. Ryan also runs a production company ‘Lucid Films’. He has produced a number of documentaries from 2010 to 2013.
Matthew Ryan Phillippe better known as Ryan Phillippe was born on 10 September 1974, in New Castle Delaware. He was born to parents Richard and Susan Phillippe. His father was a chemist. He has three sisters named Kirsten, Lindsay, and Katelyn. Ryan graduated from an acting school in Wilmington, Delaware. The name of the school was ‘Barbizon Modelling and Acting School’.
Ryan Phillippe married Reese Witherspoon on 5 June 1999, in South Carolina. They had two children together, a daughter named Ava Elizabeth Phillippe and Deacon Reese Phillippe. The couple got divorced in 2008 and share joint custody of their both kids. Ryan started dating Alexis Knapp in 2010 and has a daughter with her. Their daughter’s name is Kailani Merizalde Phillippe-Knapp and she was born in 2011. Ryan has been known to have a black belt in ‘Tae Kwon Do’.
Ryan Phillippe professional career in acting began after his appearance in ABC TV soap opera ‘One Life to Live’. He played the role of ‘Billy’ on the show for two years. He left the show and moved to Los Angeles to find more work. He was cast into several small roles from 1995 to 1999. His career success came in 2000 when he starred in a drama film ‘The Way of the Gun’.
He also co-starred in a film called Gosford Park. The film was nominated for Oscar Award for ‘Best Picture’ that year. In 2006, he was cast into the war film ‘Flags of Our Fathers’. It was directed by Clint Eastwood, and Ryan described it as the “best experience” of his career. He also played a rare comedic role in an action comedy film ‘MacGruber’ in 2010. He is also famous for starring the lead role of ‘Bob Lee Swagger’ in the TV series Shooter. The show has two seasons and was premiered for the first time in 2016.
Ryan Phillippe Net Worth
Ryan Phillippe has had an enormous success in his acting career. He has been cast in several films and TV series. He has accumulated a good wealth from his acting. Ryan Phillippe has an estimated net worth of $35 million.
Ryan Phillippe has made it to the top with movies like Gosford Park and Flags of Our Fathers. He became popular in the film industry at the start of 21st century. He did not work on TV as much until 2011. He returned to TV at the end of 2011 with playing a role on the TV series ‘Damages’. It was his first regular TV role after his first role back in 1993.