She studied journalism as an undergraduate, first at the and then at.
Ryan subsequently established herself, both nationally and internationally, as one of the most successful actresses in the 1990s and early 2000s, particularly in films such as 1993 , 1995 , 1998 , and 2001.
Written, produced and directed by , the film centers on a group of four female socialites whose primary interest is idle , with Ryan portraying a wealthy woman whose husband is cheating on her with a shop girl, played by.
He picks on Frannie like a kid with a grade school crush.
She also appeared in some television commercials during the early 1980s for and , among others.
The letters Homer receives from older brother Marcus contribute to his understanding of the world and the reading of the letters serves the purpose of story narration.
Ryan at the Ryan's last film of 2008 was , a remake of the.
In 2015, she made her directorial debut with , a film in which she also acted.