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Meg Ryan

Margaret Mary Emily Anne Hyra (born November 19, 1961), professionally known as Meg Ryan, is an American actress and producer. After minor roles in film and television, Ryan became a movie star in 1989 when she appeared in When Harry Met Sally.... Over the next 15 years she played leading roles in several romantic comedy films, including Sleepless in Seattle (1993), French Kiss (1995), Addicted to Love (1997), City of Angels (1998), You've Got Mail (1998), and Kate & Leopold (2001), grossing a total of over $870 million worldwide. In 1995, Time critic Richard Corliss called her "the current soul of romantic comedy". Ryan (née Hyra) was born in Fairfield, Connecticut, the daughter of Susan Jordan (née Duggan) – a former actress and English teacher – and Harry Hyra, a math teacher. Both Susan and Harry were raised in Fairfield, Connecticut. Harry was an all state basketball player. Ryan's mother had appeared in one television commercial and later worked briefly as an assistant casting director in New York City. She supported and encouraged her young daughter's study of acting. Ryan has two sisters, Dana and Annie, and a brother, musician Andrew Hyra, of the band Billy Pilgrim. Her

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Meg Ryan Sells Crazy Beautiful Mansion

Meg Ryan
Sells Crazy Beautiful Mansion

Meg Ryan has just unloaded her spectacular Bel Air mansion for a huge price ... TMZ has learned.Real estate sources tell TMZ ... Meg raked in $11,125,000 in the sale -- close to the $11,400,000… READ MORE >

Meg & Mellencamp Together in Manhattan

Meg & Mellencamp Together in Manhattan

Wearing matching sunglasses, alleged couple Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp (Megencamp?) were spotted out in NYC today.There's no question they are together ... in this picture. READ MORE >

- 1197 days ago
Meg Ryan & John Mellencamp -- Couples Marketing

Meg Ryan & John Mellencamp -- Couples Marketing

One week after John Mellencamp publicly split from his wife -- the rock legend and maybe-GF Meg Ryan hit a local market in NYC yesterday  ... for a his-and-hers grocery run.The couple has… READ MORE >

- 1198 days ago
Meg vs. Cheryl: Who'd You Rather?!

Meg vs. Cheryl
Who'd You Rather?

Meg Ryan, 48, and Cheryl Hines, 44, attempted to smile their way through the same event in NYC on Thursday.Question is ... See Also Jonas vs. Jonas: Who'd You Rather? Masterson vs. Masterson:… READ MORE >

- 1594 days ago
When Carrie Met Sally

When Carrie
Met Sally

Here's Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw in NYC yesterday (left) -- and "When Harry Met Sally" star Meg Ryan at some event back in 1988 (right).Ain't no one having "Sex" with that hair.We're… READ MORE >

- 1687 days ago
Meg Ryan: Can I Get a Lift?

Meg Ryan: Can I Get a Lift?

Don't know what to get Meg Ryan for her 47th birthday tomorrow? How 'bout a good bra? Or just a bra in general.The single mother of two let it all hang down as she visited the construction site of… READ MORE >

- 1975 days ago
Heidi vs. Meg: The Choice Is Simple, Right?

Heidi vs. Meg: The Choice Is Simple, Right?

Why our camera guy would stop filming the gorgeous Heidi Klum to follow the disappearing-before-our-eyes Meg Ryan is anyone's guess.insertBCSinglePlayer(1630381456);Also in NY: A post-"detox"… READ MORE >

- 2121 days ago
Meg Ryan '80s Glam Is Poison

Meg Ryan '80s Glam Is Poison

Bruce Anthony Johannesson aka C.C. Deville of Poison at a Las Vegas event last week -- and Meg Ryan in the 1986 movie "Armed and Dangerous."Because Aqua Net, black eyeliner and gaudy jewelry never… READ MORE >

- 2197 days ago
Mr. Chow Serves Up Won Ton of Stars!

Mr. Chow
Serves Up Won Ton of Stars!

Mr. Chow gave us a heaping helping of big name celebs last night! Bring it! // Aussie hothead Russel Crowe, hockey fanatic Tim Robbins, and "Speed" demon Dennis Hopper were mobbed for autographs.… READ MORE >

- 2286 days ago

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