Ryan Phillippe

Ryan was considered for a role in The Patriot (2000), but lost out to Heath Ledger.
He is a Black belt in Tae Kwon Do.
Ryan runs a production company, Lucid Films, with David E. Siegel and fellow actors Seth Green and Breckin Meyer.
Ryan's hobbies include photography, cartooning, and writing.
Ryan played baseball and soccer in highschool.
Ryan's son Deacon was named after a distant relative, Charles Louis Deacon Phillippe, who pitched and won the first World Series Game ever in 1903.
Ryan has three sisters: Kirsten, Lindsay and Katelyn.
In high school, Ryan attended New Castle Baptist Academy, he was on the soccer team and yearbook staff.
Ryan's father is a chemical technician and his mother works in pre- and post-natal care.
Ryan's acting career began with the soap opera, "One Life to Live."
His wife is actress Reese Witherspoon.
Ryan has quickly risen from obscurity to become one of the most talked-about actors of his generation, attracting numerous admirers of his good looks.