Revealed at the end of the 1990s thanks in particular to his role in the horror film Remember … last summer, Ryan Phillippe celebrates his 46th birthday, this Thursday, September 10, 2020. For the occasion, Closer offers you to discover what has become of the lesser-seen American actor in recent years. As for his career, Ryan Phillippe recently appeared in the cinema in The Sound of Philadelphia alongside Matthias Schoenaerts. On television, we could see him in the series Brooklyn Nine Nine, in 2017, and Will and Grace, in 2020, where he plays his own role.
But it is especially in the section of the news that Ryan Phillippe made speak about him, these last years. In September 2017, the American actor was accused by Elsie Hewitt, one of his ex, of domestic violence. The young woman, a model in her twenties, evokes violent acts while he was under the influence of alcohol. She assures that the blows carried by Ryan Phillippe caused, in her, chest pain and bruises. The trial takes place at the start of the 2019 school year.
Ryan Phillippe accepts financial deal with woman accusing him of domestic violence
A trial in which Reese Witherspoon, married from 1999 to 2006 with Ryan Phillippe and mother of their two children, is called to testify. To the chagrin of the American actor. “Despite their divorce, they maintain good exchanges between themselves and for their children. The nature of their marriage as well as their current relationship could not be used in this matter if it is not for an inappropriate purpose”, let know then his lawyers. Just days before the trial begins, Ryan Phillippe accepts a financial deal with Elsie Hewitt. The latter claimed more than a million dollars in compensation.
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