Ryan subsequently established herself, both nationally and internationally, as one of the most successful actresses in the 1990s and early 2000s, particularly in romantic comedy films such as Sleepless in Seattle (1993), French Kiss (1995), You've Got Mail (1998), and Kate & Leopold (2001).
Her other films include The Doors (1991), When a Man Loves a Woman (1994), Courage Under Fire (1996), Addicted to Love (1997), City of Angels (1998), Proof of Life (2000), and The Women (2008). She has two sisters, Dana and Annie, and a brother, musician Andrew Hyra, a member of the band Billy Pilgrim.
“The allure of staying in New York with Meg is pretty strong,” his friend continues.
“I think he’d marry Meg tomorrow if she’d agree,” an insider says, “but they’re not putting any undue pressures on each other right now.” In the meantime, they're just enjoying each other's company. “He’s got some kind of magic touch.” John’s feelings for Meg are mutual.
After her film debut in George Cukor's Rich and Famous, Ryan played Betsy Stewart in the daytime drama As the World Turns, from 1982 to 1984, and her character was featured in a popular romantic story arc.
Around that same time, she appeared in a Burger King commercial.
Blond-haired, blue-eyed with an effervescent personality, Meg Ryan was born Margaret Mary Emily Hyra in Fairfield, Connecticut, to Susan (Duggan), an English teacher and one-time actress, and Harry Hyra, a math teacher.
She is of Ruthenian, Polish, Irish, and German ancestry ("Hyra" is a Ruthenian surname, and "Ryan" is her maternal grandmother's ...
“We'll see what happens." Mellencamp also revealed he had chatted with fellow rocker Neil Young about the “Heart of Gold” singer’s recent divorce from his wife Pegi after 36 years of marriage.
“He says, 'Oh, I'm very happy.' Then I find out two days later he's dating Daryl Hannah." "I go, I bet you are happy, Neil! "He didn't seem as sad as I thought he would." As for his own failed marriages – he was previously wed to Priscilla Esterline, Victoria Granucci and Elaine Irwin – Mellencamp was reflective.
Ryan began her acting career in 1981 in minor roles, before joining the cast of the CBS soap opera As the World Turns in 1982.
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She has been in eight celebrity relationships averaging approximately 2.4 years each.
“She was just an angel sent to me at the right time.” The rocker and the actress first began dating in early 2011.