“My mother spends all day in front of the computer and every other day or so, I’ll see her name come up on the caller ID and preemptively open my laptop knowing she’s going to want to address whatever rumor she’s read recently. She also gets really, really upset by—you know, sometimes they write negative stuff about you or in the comments people will say mean things. She’s always like, ‘Ryan, why do they call you a tool?’ or ‘Why do they think you’re a jerk?’ She took particular umbrage with this. She said, ‘I always read in the comments that they call you a DILF. I don’t like that. I don’t know what it means, but I don’t like it. What is that, Ryan?’ I said, ‘Actually mom, that means I’m like a dad that they’d like to have sex with.’ And then I hear my dad in the background say, ‘Susan, did he tell you what a DILF is?’”
—Ryan Phillippe shares an anecdote with Ellen about his mom. Meanwhile, he neither denies nor confirms that he’s dating Amanda Seyfried. Though he does get in an SAT word or two. [Huffington Post] Keep reading »
Hot off the heels of her breakup with Matt Kemp, it looks like someone new is making Rihanna feel like she’s the only girl in the world.
According to Us Weekly, the “S&M” singer has been getting cozy with actor Ryan Phillippe, but is trying to keep things quiet for now.
Phillippe, who most recently dated Amanda Seyfried, has been dogged by breakup rumors recently, which Seyfried has adamantly denied, saying, “That Rihanna story is not true. That is so f**king not true!” Read more… Keep reading »
“It definitely sometimes feels like a suit that I wish I could zip off. But I don’t feel bad about any of the things I’ve gone through, whether it’s divorce or breakups or anything like that, because that’s all part of the life journey, and I have those experiences just like anyone else. And I think it deepens what you tap into creatively.”
—Reese Witherspoon talks about her divorce from Ryan Phillippe in 2007. Man, she has good perspective. [EW via Huffington Post] Keep reading »
“I still have sadness and complicated feelings about my divorce. But how beneficial is it to keep hanging onto those feelings? … I thought the more experience you had, the more certain you would be about life. But I’m finding the opposite, man. I’m more in wonder and confusion than I was in my 20s.”
—Ryan Phillippe in the new issue of Men’s Health. Oh wait—were you talking, Ryan? I got distracted by the glory that is your abdomen. Though you’re a little veiny, no? [People] Keep reading »
“I have a new rule: not to date anyone who has a publicist. Who announces a breakup? I don’t understand that! There’s no need for that. … I’ve been dumped on in the press for relationship stuff since Reese and I divorced. I’m tired of getting s**t on. I don’t feel like I deserve it. Things happen! How many people have you broken up with over your life?”
– Ryan Phillippe, who is hosting “Saturday Night Live” this weekend to promote the ill-advised “MacGruber” movie — on the public scrutiny his breakups from Reese Witherspoon and Abbie Cornish have received on Howard Stern’s radio show [Amy Grindhouse] Keep reading »