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Ryan Takes Time off To Be Dad

Ryan has always been a loving father in our eyes even if he may not have been the most faithful husband. For the first time since his split with Reese he is opening up about life without her. At a press event for his new film Breach, Ryan spoke out about going through the most difficult time in his life. His simple solution to the sad time is making Ava and Deacon his number one priority. Here's more:

"I'm not a perfect person, but I'm not guilty of a lot of the things I have been accused of. My priority is and always has been the health and safety of my family."

"I acknowledge that the successes and the opportunities I've had recently have been the best of my career," he said. "I've got to say it's the last thing on my mind right now, considering what I'm going through in my personal life, but I definitely appreciate the opportunities."

But now, he said, he's ready to focus on his family: "I did three movies in the last year and a half and I'm going to take a good long break and be a dad. So that's No. 1 on my mind right now."

Ahh... makes you feel kinda sorry for the guy. Especially since Reese is absolutely glowing post break-up. At least Reese and Ryan have been able to keep it civil for the kids.

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rubialala rubialala 10 years
I don't feel sorry for him at all. Those kids are so stinking cute!
Daisy6264 Daisy6264 10 years
I hope they get back together.
cari907 cari907 10 years
i hate him
Aggie Aggie 10 years
They really seem mature about the whole thing. I hope they'll get together again :) ______________________________________ \People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character/
Jinx Jinx 10 years
Wow, he gets time off to be a Dad, lucky him, most of us have to be a parent and work at the same time. Photo Op. ------------------------------------------------------ Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. — Albert Einstein
DCStar DCStar 10 years
They're still such a young couple!
RainbowCrayon RainbowCrayon 10 years
I tottaly thought he was carrying decon in the plastic bag. It's early, I'm tired.. LOL **~~Everyone who's anyone has been on sesame street.~~**
Tiinnaaaa Tiinnaaaa 10 years
awww cute
andaman andaman 10 years
He's still there for them. Good on him. I think he might get back with reese though. I think there's a chance they might work things out between them. I hope they do.
brokenhalo brokenhalo 10 years
Ava is adorable! Ryan looks like he's helping her practise a piroette (sp?) in that pic, so cute!
CinnamonGirl CinnamonGirl 10 years
Smoking Hot Daddy!!
flutterpie flutterpie 10 years
if he cared sooo much about his family, why did he cheat? flutter-the one, the only, accept no substitutions
Marci Marci 10 years
He's always been a good Dad.
pink_magnetism pink_magnetism 10 years
He seems to be a good dad & those kids are really cute!
serena serena 10 years
ADORABLE hildren! Thelittlegirl looks like a mini - reese! So cute! I love Reese!
teddybear teddybear 10 years
"I think, maybe for the general public it's not quite as scary that blood thirsty satanist were out murdering children as it is too believe that parents are actually murdering thier own children." ~Damien Echols~ Oh Yeah, he's a good father too.
teddybear teddybear 10 years
"I think, maybe for the general public it's not quite as scary that blood thirsty satanist were out murdering children as it is too believe that parents are actually murdering thier own children." ~Damien Echols~ HE'S SO HOT!!!
DulceSkye DulceSkye 10 years
Ava and Deacon are adorable.
GolferGirl GolferGirl 10 years
Haven't seen any evidence of him cheating. Don't believe it.
Fantasia1 Fantasia1 10 years
:(
ohsuri ohsuri 10 years
They are still young.. and were considerably young ,in Hollywood, to get married. I hope they can find their way back but if not. I think they will do well co-parenting.
popculture-whore popculture-whore 10 years
well we don't know for a fact that he cheated... but i think he's a great father and i'm glad they're remaining civil for their children
Fantasia1 Fantasia1 10 years
cheaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaater
amyfinke amyfinke 10 years
I LOVE Ava's top - too cute!!
lindac lindac 10 years
He's always seemed like a good dad. I'm glad he's staying involved with his children.
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