Deacon Phillippe not only looks like his famous parents. The son of Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe is trying to follow in their - admittedly - big footsteps. The celebrity offspring is now making his acting debut in the third season of the Netflix series "Never in my life…". In addition to his acting plans, the young Hollywood offspring has other great ambitions.
Deacon Makes Acting Debut
US media reports, the streaming service Netflix announced that the 18-year-old will guest star in the new episodes in the role of "Parker". Season three of "Never in my life…" begins according to the streamer information in Germany on August 12, 2022. The idea for the coming-of-age series came from actress Mindy Kaling, young star Maitreyi Ramakrishnan can be seen in the leading role.
The engagement in the series is Deacon Phillippe's first official acting appearance. The celebrity boy just graduated from high school. His parents also got together to celebrate. Reese Witherspoon and Ryan Phillippe, who were married from 1999 to 2007 and are said to remain on friendly terms, posed for pictures with Deacon.
Taking to Instagram, the proud mum wrote: "So proud of the thoughtful, talented, kind and generous young man you have become. You light up our hearts and make us proud every day. We love you." In addition to acting, Deacon is said to be pursuing a career in music.
Reese and Ryan have another daughter together, Ava Phillippe. The actress also had another son, Tennessee James, with her husband Jim Toth, whom she married in 2011. Her ex-husband also has a daughter, Kailani, who was born in 2011, from a relationship with actress Alexis Knapp.