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Viola Davis, Ryan Phillippe, Felicity Huffman to star in new ABC shows

Viola Davis, Ryan Phillippe, Felicity Huffman to star in new ABC shows

NEW YORK, May 13 (UPI) --ABC says it has ordered the new series {i:American Crime}, {i:Black-ish}, {i:Marvel's Agent Carter}, {i:Secrets and Lies}, {i:Selfie} and {i:The Whispers}.
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Ryan Phillippe to guest star on 'Men At Work'

Ryan Phillippe to guest star on 'Men At Work'

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Hollywood film actor Ryan Phillippe is to guest star on Wednesday's edition of the sitcom "Men At Work," TBS announced.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2011.
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Witherspoon gives birth to a son

Witherspoon gives birth to a son

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- Reese Witherspoon's publicist says the Hollywood actress has given birth to her third child, a son.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Sept. 10, 2012.
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Witherspoon pregnant with third child

Witherspoon pregnant with third child

LOS ANGELES, March 21 (UPI) -- Reese Witherspoon is pregnant with her third child, multiple sources close to the Hollywood actress told UsMagazine.com.
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Report: Seyfried and Hartnett dating

Report: Seyfried and Hartnett dating

LOS ANGELES, March 7 (UPI) -- Amanda Seyfried and Josh Hartnett have been dating for about two months, a source close to the Hollywood couple told UsMagazine.com.
Phillippe becomes a dad for the third time

Phillippe becomes a dad for the third time

LOS ANGELES, July 7 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Ryan Phillippe was with his ex-girlfriend when she gave birth to their daughter, a source close to the former couple told UsMagazine.com.
Report: Seyfried and Phillippe break up

Report: Seyfried and Phillippe break up

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 18 (UPI) -- Hollywood couple Amanda Seyfried and Ryan Phillippe have broken up after dating for about three months.
Phillippe wishes Witherspoon well

Phillippe wishes Witherspoon well

NEW YORK, Dec. 30 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Ryan Phillippe says he wishes nothing but the best for his ex-wife, actress Reese Witherspoon, and her new fiance, agent Jim Toth.
Witherspoon and Toth set to wed

Witherspoon and Toth set to wed

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 28 (UPI) -- Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon is engaged to Hollywood agent Jim Toth, her boyfriend of nearly a year, People.com said Tuesday.
Rep: Witherspoon and Toth not engaged

Rep: Witherspoon and Toth not engaged

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Reese Witherspoon's publicist says the U.S. actress is not engaged to her agent boyfriend Jim Toth as some media reports have suggested.
Fey, Sidibe to be 'SNL' guest hosts

Fey, Sidibe to be 'SNL' guest hosts

NEW YORK, April 2 (UPI) -- Tina Fey, Gabourey Sidibe and Ryan Phillippe have signed on as guest hosts for upcoming editions of "Saturday Night Live" in New York, NBC announced.
Cornish and Phillippe break up

Cornish and Phillippe break up

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 22 (UPI) -- Abbie Cornish's publicist says the Australian actress has ended her three-year courtship with her actor boyfriend Ryan Phillippe.
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American actor Ryan Phillippe attends the premiere of "Franklyn" at The Times BFI London Film Festival at Odeon West End, Leicester Square in London on October 16, 2008. (UPI Photo/Rune Hellestad)
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Matthew Ryan Phillippe ( /ˈfɪlɨpiː/; born September 10, 1974), better known as Ryan Phillippe, is an American actor. After appearing on the soap opera One Life to Live, he came to fame in the late 1990s starring in a string of films, including I Know What You Did Last Summer, Cruel Intentions, and 54. In the 2000s, he appeared in several films, including 2001's Academy Award Best Picture nominee Gosford Park, 2005's Academy Award-winning ensemble film Crash, and the 2006 war drama Flags of Our Fathers. In 2007 he starred in Breach, a movie based on the true story of FBI operative Eric O'Neill, while in 2008 he headlined Kimberly Peirce's Iraq war film Stop-Loss. In 2010, he starred as Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer Greg Marinovich in The Bang-Bang Club.

Phillippe was born in New Castle, Delaware, the son of Susan, who ran a day care center in the family's house, and Richard Phillippe, who worked for DuPont. Phillippe is of French descent. He has three sisters. He attended New Castle Baptist Academy, where he played basketball and soccer, as well as earned a black belt in Tae Kwon Do; he was also the Yearbook Editor in his senior year.

Phillippe's acting career began with an appearance in ABC daytime drama One Life to Live. His character Billy Douglas, whom he played from 1992 to 1993, was the first gay teenager on a daytime soap opera. After leaving the show, Phillippe moved to Los Angeles, where he appeared in a number of small parts in various television series including Matlock, the TV mini-series The Secrets of Lake Success, and movies, including the 1995 film Crimson Tide and the 1996 film White Squall.

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