When reports surfaced last year that her then-boyfriend Orlando Bloom was dating Selena Gomez, Perry attempted to shut down the chatter by redirecting fans to news of Bloom’s charitable work for UNICEF.
After appearing as Billy Douglas on the soap opera One Life to Live, he came to fame in the late 1990s with starring roles in a string of films, including I Know What You Did Last Summer, Cruel Intentions, and 54.
When one Twitter user replied with, “THATS WHAT SOME1 WHO HAS KATY PERRY IN HIS BASEMENT WOULD SAY…..,” Katy couldn’t help herself. ” she wrote, before Ryan responded, “Never.” She added, “Hi, nice to meet you, sorry bout that @Ryan Phillippe carry on, lol.” The dating rumors started swirling last month, claiming that Katy and Ryan were spotted getting flirty at Elton John‘s birthday party.
Anyone who buys the rumor that Ryan Phillippe and Katy Perry are Hollywood’s newest couple should look no further than Phillippe’s Twitter account, where he has noted, in no uncertain terms, that he is not dating Perry. According to a source for Hollywood Life: “[Perry] was totally giggling and at one point [Phillippe] had his hand on her knee.”These rumors quickly garnered paparazzi attention, and Phillippe claims they’ve been flying over his home in low-hovering helicopters since they started.
In 1999 he starred in Cruel Intentions, a modern retelling of the Choderlos de Laclos novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses, which also starred Phillippe's future wife Reese Witherspoon, as well as his I Know What You Did Last Summer co-star Sarah Michelle Gellar.
Ryan Phillippe uses crutches to help him walk while leaving his favorite restaurant, Craig’s, after a night out with friends on Thursday (August 10) in West Hollywood, Calif.
Ryan Phillippe ''barely'' knows Katy Perry - despite rumours they are dating. (sic)''Ryan's statement comes shortly after Katy opened up about her sexual experiences with women.