Ava Elizabeth Phillippe

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Celebrity Daughter, Model (1999)
Tue May 23 2023
By   Selena

Ava Elizabeth Phillippe is the eldest daughter of famous American actress Reese Witherspoon and actor, Ryan Phillippe. Her mother Reese received wider popularity for her character as Elle Woods in the comedy Legally Blonde in 2001. Whereas her dad, Ryan came to fame after starring as  Billy Douglas on the soap opera One Life to Live.

She was born on September 9, 1999, in Santa Monica, California, United States. She was named after the actress and singer, Ava Gardner. Concerning her education, she studied at UC Berkeley. Her grandparents are Susan Phillipe, John Witherspoon, Betty Reese, and Richard Phillippe.

Does Ava Have A Boyfriend?

At the current moment, Ava, the now-adult daughter of  Ryan and Reese has not mentioned anything regarding her love affairs to the media. But back on June 10, 2019, she officially introduced her boyfriend named Owen Mahoney through Instagram on Sunday.

Ava Elizabeth Phillippe Posted The Cosy Snap With Boyfriend Owen Mahoney On Instagram in 2019
Caption: Ava Elizabeth Phillippe Posted The Cosy Snap With Boyfriend Owen Mahoney On Instagram in 2019
Source: Daily Mail

Phillippe, 21, posted the sweet cosy snap of two during night date dinner at Hollywood Forever Cemetery captioning: "<This week". But fans think that her beau Owen was her dad, Ryan and he looks like him. But now that post has been deleted.

Thus now it is unclear if they are either secretly dating or that they've already broken up. Before Owen, she was reportdely dating to Authur Donald. He is the grandson of the co-lead vocalist and bassist for the Beatles, Paul McCartney.

Apart from her love life, she shares various sketches of animals, abstracts and people on her Instagram wall. 

She is an Advocate and Activism

Ava is outspoken where she speaks up about the truth and fight for other's right just like her mom. Currently, she uses her social media platform to fully fight for women’s rights.

In fact, she is a supporter for criticism of the Black Lives Matter and supports the #MeToo and Times Up movement with her mom. On November 13, 2019, Phillippe has spoken about DACA recipients and their rights saying: " Their rights as they should be upheld. I stand with them and their ambitions, which deserve to be treated with respect and dignity".

Has One Biological Brother and Two Half Siblings

Ava may be the oldest child but she is not a single child in her family. She is blessed with three younger siblings. Her biological brother Deacon Reese Phillippe was born on 23 October 2003.

Ava Elizabeth Phillippe (Right) Along With Her Siblings, Tennessee Toth (Middle) and Deacon Reese Phillippe (Left)
Caption: Ava Elizabeth Phillippe (Right) Along With Her Siblings, Tennessee Toth (Middle) and Deacon Reese Phillippe (Left)
Source: Instagram@avaphillippe

While her half brother Tennessee Tothwas born on September 27, 2012, and half-sister Kai Knapp was born on 1st July 2011. Kai is the daughter of Ryan and his ex-girlfriend, Alexis Knapp, an actress and singer. They were together from 2010 to 2011.

Today, Elizabeth definitely loves her siblings and keep posting beautiful snaps with them social media accounts. Also, she mentioned her own brother Deacon as her best friends.

She is a Biggest Supporter Of Her Beautiful Momma, Reese

Yes, the mother Witherspoon and daughter Ava who looks like a twin are very supportive of each other. As we all can understand this daughter-mother duo's love is beyond words. 

 Ava Elizabeth Phillippe and Mom, Reese Witherspoon Look Like Twins
Photo: Ava Elizabeth Phillippe and Mom, Reese Witherspoon Look Like Twins
Source: Instagram@avaphillippe

On Mother's Day special, Elizabeth Phillippe shared a sweet tribute about her mom on her IG wall. She wrote: "happy mother’s day, mama! I’m so glad we’ve gotten to grow together and support each other".  Not only momma but she shares a close bond with her dad, Ryan. 

The Failed Marriage Of Parents

Well, Ava's mom, Witherspoon 44, and Phillippe, 46 are divorced couple. They started dating in 1997 after first meeting at a party for her 21st birthday. Later, they engaged in 1998. After knowing each other, the pair decided to share wedding vows on 5th June 1999

Their special day took place at Old Wide Awake Plantation in a South Carolina Plantation. Durig their nuptials, Witherspoon was six months pregnant with their first baby Ava. Later in 2003, they welcomed their son Deacon.

 Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe Were Married From 1999 to 2008
Caption: Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe Were Married From 1999 to 2008
Source: Pinterest

But after almost a decade long relationship, the couple decided to separate in 2006. Their marriage officially ended on October 5, 2007, and settled on June 13, 2008. Despite their disputes, the exes still remain friendly and are even seen spending family time together with their kids.

Mother's Witherspoon Second Marriage

After the divorce, two Golden Globe Awards' winner Reese started dating Jim Toth in February 2010. He is a talent agent. They became engaged in December 2010 and got married on March 26, 2011, Libbey Ranch in Ojai, California. 

Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth's Wedding Photo
Snap: Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth's Wedding Photo
Source: Pinterest

They gave birth to Tennessee James in 2012 and has been happily married for a decade. On the other hand, Ryan, 1.75 m tall, once dated his girlfriend, Paulina Slagter in late 2011. But in 2011, they were separated when Paulina accused Ryan harassing her via text messages. 

In the year 2017, he dated model Elsie Hewitt. But within a year the pair called spilt because Hewitt accused Ryan of hitting her while he counter-sued her, denying the allegations. Finally, the case was settled on October 2019.

How Much is Ava's Net Worth?

Despite being the celebrity daughter, Elizabeth Phillippe is an aspiring model has already made her way in the fashion world. So her net worth is valued more than $500 thousand

Ava has done modelling for Vogue and her mother's Fashion Brand, Draper James. Further, she made an appearance for Rodarte’s Fall 2018 collection with many kickass women including Danai Gurira, Tessa Thompson and Halle Bailey

Parents' Ryan and Reese Impressive Net Worth

Meanwhile, her mother, Reese Witherspoon, an actress, producer, and entrepreneur is regarded as one of the highest-paid actresses in the world. Over her entire career, she has earned various awards including Academy Award, Emmy Award, and two Golden Globe Awards.

Witherspoon has a whopping worth of $200 million. Today, she makes $20 – $40 million per year. She reportedly paid $1.25 million per episode for her role on the Apple TV show The Morning Show. Between August 2017 and 2019, she earned $55 million including films payroll, producing earnings and various endorsements.

Her dad, Ryan has an estimated net value of $30 Million. Being a talented actress in the industry, he has been paid a good amount of remuneration from his work. In the 2005 movie Chaos, he collected the total amount of $2,750,000, and in 2004 movie The I Inside, he collected the sum of $2,000,000 to his account. 

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