Some people do not choose the life of fame, they are just born into it, and somehow, they really cannot have a say about it. For some other people, the affiliation with a famous person either through marriage or a filial relationship could also catapult them into fame.
However, with Kai Knapp, it is the former situation. Knapp was born to two famous actors and there was no way she was going to avoid the paparazzi and everything that comes with being in the spotlight.
If you have seen the hugely popular musical, Pitch Perfect, then you must know Alexis Knapp, the lady who played Stacie Conrad. Yes, that is Kai Knapp’s mother. The actress shot into the limelight with her almost flawless role in the widely acclaimed musical.
Knapp’s father, Ryan Phillipe, is also an American actor with several roles under his acting belt. While there are different stories about the relationship between Alexis Knapp and Ryan Phillips, we intend to put the record straight and reveal the truth behind their relationship which although failed, needs light to be shed on it.
Quick Facts About Kai Knapp
Early Life of Kai Knapp
Knapp’s early life is not fully developed. She is still only 10 years old. Anyway, she was born in the United States of America. The exact location is not particularly clear.
As is customary with celebrities, Knapp is homeschooled and has had her education from the comfort of her home. We believe Alexis thinks it is the right decision for her daughter, considering the fame she already has.
Kai Knapp on Social Media
While Kai has no social media account of her own, hundreds of her pictures and videos are scattered around, thanks to her mother who regularly posts her and her shenanigans. In most of the videos, it is obvious, Kai is a very lively girl. We get to see her make funny faces and pranks, which points to the fact that she may activate the path of her parents.
Her composure in front of the camera in social media posts shows how well she can do when in front of a TV camera. Her seamless entertaining attitude is all that is needed to become a star and from the look of things, it seems she is on her way to stardom.
Kai Knapp is only present on Instagram via her mother’s account, which is private. A way to guard the little beauty against social media bullies. As it stands now, we do not know when she would own her social media account, perhaps when she has come of age.
Both Alexis, her mom and Kai share a beautiful bond, and it is evident in the way they interact and relate on social media posts. It is an enviable mother-daughter relationship.
Who is Kai Knapp’s Father?
Kai’s father is popular American actor Ryan Phillipe. Phillipe was a cast member on I Know What You Did Last Summer, where he played Barry William Cox. He also played Bob Lee Swagger on Shooter.
Phillipe was born on September 10, 1974, in, New Castle, Delaware. Phillipe is of French descent as it’s evident in his name. He earned his degree from Barbizon in Wilmington, Delaware. Phillipe is a black belt holder in Tae Kwon Do.
Ryan Phillipe’s acting career has spanned over twenty decades. He doesn’t look like he is going to relent. He is relatively young too, so, what’s gonna stop him? Phillipe was instrumental in the film Gosford Park which was nominated for an Oscar in Best Picture.
The good-looking actor also has several appearances in movies and TV shows. His sex appeal also contributes to his many selections as a cast member.
He has featured in movies like Crimson Tide, White Squall, I Know What You Did Last Summer, Cruel Intentions, Five Fingers, Flags of Our Fathers, Stop-Loss, Franklyn, and a host of others.
Who is Kai Knapp’s Mother?
Alexis Knapp is the mother of Kai Knapp. She was born on July 31, 1989, in Avonmore, Pennsylvania to Bradford and Marjorie Knapp. She was one of the stars of Pitch Perfect, where she played Stacie Conrad, a sex-crazed Barren Bella. She has also appeared in other movies like Super Fun Light, Ground Floor, So Undercover amongst other movies.
The Relationship Between Ryan Phillipe and Alexis Knapp
Ryan and Alexis met in 2010 and fell in love. However, the love didn’t last and they split. But, along the line after the breakup, Alexis discovered she was pregnant. The pregnancy caused controversy as there was not a proper explanation of whose the baby was.
However, the controversy died when Ryan Phillipe was identified as the father. Even though they aren’t together, there have been conflicting reports about who should take custody of the baby. However, Alexis Knapp has been the one taking care of Kai and according to reports never asked for support from Ryan.
Kai’s Father Has Moved on
Before Ryan’s affair with Alexis Knapp, he had married fellow actor Reese Witherspoon. They were married between 1999 to 2006. Together they had two children; Ava Elizabeth Phillipe in 1999, Deacon Reese Phillipe in 2003.
His marriage ended with Witherspoon and in 2010, he fell in love with Alexis Knapp. However, it didn’t work out for long. After the breakup, Ryan moved on with Paulina Slagter whom he dated for five years. The WTO didn’t have any children by the way.
Kai Knapp Net Worth
Born into a family who has huge fame, money shouldn’t be a problem. But, Kai is only ten. She is not earning money at the moment but her parents are rich. Her parents aren’t together but they create time for her to feel fulfilled.
7 Facts About Alexis Knapp’s Daughter; Kai Knapp
Kai Knapp obviously has a big career ahead of her. Having the support of her parents also is a big deal. We look forward to her having a great career.