Name: Ryan O'Neal
Birth Name: 
Charles Patrick Ryan O'Neal
Birth Date: 
April 20, 1941
Birth Place: 
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Relationship Status: 
Engaged to Farrah Fawcett
Celebrity Ranking # 597

Ryan O'Neal: 'I Was Hard to Live With'

Posted Tuesday May 1, 2012 3:34 PM GMT

A broken Ryan O’Neal appeared on the “Today” show this morning (May 1) to discuss his children and life living with the late Farrah Fawcett.

The troubled father opened up in an interview with Matt Lauer, who asked if he was a bad parent, to which O’Neal responded, “Looks like it, doesn’t it? Sure looks like it.”


Ryan O'Neal Reveals Prostate Cancer Diagnosis

Posted Saturday April 14, 2012 12:18 PM GMT

Faced with life-altering news, Ryan O’Neal recently revealed that he is suffering from stage four prostate cancer.

The 70-year-old actor lost the love of his life, Farrah Fawcett, to cancer only three years ago and has scheduled to release a book about their relationship titled “Both of Us” on May 1.


Farrah Fawcett's Red Swimsuit Donated to Smithsonian

Posted Wednesday February 2, 2011 4:00 PM GMT

She'll always be remembered as an iconic woman, and today (February 2) some of Farrah Fawcett's items are being donated to the Smithsonian Institute.


Ryan and Redmond O'Neal: Remembering Farrah Fawcett

Posted Saturday June 26, 2010 10:40 AM GMT

After getting special permission to leave rehab for the afternoon, Redmond O’Neal was spotted paying a visit to his late mother’s grave on Friday (June 25).

Joined by his dad, Ryan O'Neal, the father/son duo took a moment to remember Farrah Fawcett during a graveside vigil.


Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O'Neal: Ready to Wed

Posted Monday June 22, 2009 2:35 PM GMT

After over 20 years of dating, it was recently announced that Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O'Neal will tie the knot.

"I've asked her to marry me, again, and she's agreed," O'Neal, 68, tells Barbara Walters in an exclusive interview on “20/20” which will air this Friday, June 26.


Actor Ryan O'Neal Arrested For Assaulting Son

Posted Monday February 5, 2007 8:55 PM GMT

In a recent news release by police officials, Oscar-nominated actor Ryan O'Neal was arrested for investigation of assaulting his adult son, while at home in Malibu over the weekend.

It has been reported by an abc news affiliate that deputies and paramedics were called to O'Neal's Malibu residence at 12:30 a.m. Saturday "regarding a battery that had occurred," said Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt. John Benedict.

"Deputies determined ... Griffin O'Neal, his son, had been assaulted by his father," Benedict said.