Meg Ryan is a well known American actress and a great producer. She started her acting career in 1981. In the beginning of her acting career, she was appearing in minor roles. In the mid-1980s she was appearing in the supporting roles of Big Screen Films. Her first film was “Rich and Famous” and this film was released in 1981. “As The World Turns” was her first television series which was started in 1982. Most of her films were based on a romantic comedy.
She did a lot of films and television series in her acting career and she got a great success in her work. She was nominated many times in the Independent Spirit Awards, American Comedy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Chicago Film Critics Awards, MTV Movie Awards, Saturn Awards, etc but she did not win any award.
Meg Ryan was born on 19 November, 1961. She was born in Fairfield, the city of Connecticut. Her name was Margaret Mary Emily Anne Hyra at the time of their birth. She is the daughter of Harry Hyra and Susan Jordan. She has two sisters and one brother. Their names are Dana, Annie and Andrew Hyra. Her father Harry Hyra was a Math teacher and her mother Susan Jordan was a former actress and English teacher.
Her mother was appeared in only one commercial later she worked as an assistant casting director in New York City. When she was 15 years old their parents gave divorce to each other. She is raised as Roman Catholic. In her early childhood, she studied with Bethel High School and later she attended University of Connecticut and New York University.
In her personal life, she married with an actor Dennis Quaid in 1991. After their marriage they worked together in many films. They had two children. They gave divorce to each other in 2001. Now she lived in New York City with her children.