HomeTVABCRyan Phillippe Wants ‘Damages'; First Regular TV Gig Since One Life to Live Jillian Bowe October 14, 2011 ABC, Comings & Goings, Damages, Movies, News, One Life to Live, TV 3 Comments TVLine's Michael Ausiello is reporting, sexy, silver screen star Ryan Phillippe has snagged a huge role in the final season of Damages. Phillippe's character is being called a "Julian Assange-type" who needs some help from vampy legal eagle Ellen (Rose Byrne). Phillippe's gig on Damages is his first regular TV role since the actor played gay teen Billy Douglas on One Life to Live. Watch a clip from Phillippe's breakout role on OLTL after the jump! Damages airs on DirecTV's channel 101 at 10 pm EST Photo by PR Photos. 3 Responses The_Moustache October 14, 2011 I hope he puts in an appearance on OLTL before it goes off the air! Log in to Reply alstonboy4315 October 14, 2011 I thought he wanted to retire from acting? Log in to Reply Miry October 15, 2011 Love him! Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply You must be logged in to post a comment.