Actor Ryan Phillippe has sparked reports of a romance with Australian star Abbie Cornish, after they were spotted out and about in Los Angeles recently.The couple was alleged to have had a brief fling while co-starring in the forthcoming Stop Loss while Phillippe was still married to Legally Blonde beauty Reese Witherspoon - a claim both parties have denied. She's spending time with his kids (Ava, eight, and Deacon, four) - it's not like she's on the side."He called her to end the relationship," a source tells Us. She flew into town yesterday to move out, as he asked her to so." See ugly celeb splits Cornish and Phillippe, who met on the set of the war drama , began dating in 2006 - around the same time he and Reese Witherspoon announced they were separating after seven years of marriage.(Phillippe has two children with Witherspoon, daughter Ava, 10, and son Deacon, 6.) See Ryan Phillippe and other shirtless dads Last fall, Cornish told magazine that being linked to the collapse of Phillippe's marriage was "a really difficult time for me.One thing's for sure, in our upcoming favorite new couple of 2007 poll, only one half of these two will make the cut.
They both were laughing." Another source adds, "Going out together and leaking a few photos is their discreet way of letting the public know it's official.Talking about Abbie and Ryan when in relation were really very happy with each other. This couple had a very fair and true love towards each other. After the breakup between Abbie and Ryan, Abbie moved out of their home, according to the report in Pepople.com, Ryan ended the relationship and asked her to move out of his house.And after the split, Ryan was seen going to nightclubs in regular interval and getting linked to other women.But according to the New York Daily News, the pair have now become more than just friends. She's part of the family." And Phillippe's children appear to have warmed to Cornish, after they were snapped Christmas shopping together last weekend (02Dec07).A witness tells Us Weekly magazine, "Ava seemed very comfortable with Abbie.