Thursday, February 2, 2023

What happened to Meg Ryan: one film ended her career and turned her away from cinema

One of the most loved actresses in the whole of Hollywood (and the rest of the world) in the 1990s, she was a victim of her role in a movie and also of a macho society

If you were old enough during the nineties to differentiate between the attractiveness and beauty of your peers, you very likely you were hopelessly in love and ryan, Her angelic face and presence as a close-knit girl, as if she could be your friend one day, added to the charm of the actress who tasted the honey of success only to lose all because of one film.

In this special, we are going to tell you a little bit about the life of one of the most loved and favorite actresses of the public. how his involvement in a film prevented him from continuing to receive benefits of a flawless career.

Meg Ryan: an impeccable career cut short by a macho society

Margaret Mary Emily Anne Hyra, real name of the more abbreviated Meg Ryan (her stage name was derived from her grandmother’s maiden name), was born on November 19, 1961, in Fairfield, Connecticut. His parents were teachers and gave Ryan a Catholic upbringing. Earlier the actress was about to become a journalist. But like any young woman, she needed extra money to pay for her whims. it was at that time When did you get the chance to become an actress?,

Her film debut came in 1981 in one of his last films under the direction of the legendary George Cukor, with a very brief role as the daughter of the character played by Candice Bergen. Later, her work focused on television, with appearances on soap operas. as the world Turns (1982). However, cinema will soon knock at his door again, giving him a chance to work with Tom Cruise. top Gun (1986) or with Joe Dante and Steven Spielberg wonder chip (1987), a tape in which she met Dennis Quaid, her husband until 2001. There has also been speculation about their divorce in 2001. the decline of his career,

and sally met harry

Only eight years after starting her career, Meg Ryan’s popularity exploded with the appearance of when harry met sally (1989). It is one of the most important comedies in the history of cinema, and contains one of its most iconic scenes: Sally is pretending to have an orgasm before the astonished appearance of Harry (Billy Crystal). He received a Golden Globe nomination for this role.

This title was followed by other similar titles, such as joe vs volcano (1990) o something to remember (1993), both with Tom Hanks, kiss mantranext to Alec Baldwin or french kiss (1995), in which she co-starred with Kevin Kline. in this last tape debut as a producer,

The 1990s was a remarkable decade for Meg Ryan. with something to remember She was again nominated for the Golden Globes; did not stop participating in theatrical titles such as First film set in the Gulf War, in honor of the truth(1996), which moved her slightly away from the usual roles of actresses, who, however, continued to appear in titles such as drunk Love (1997) o you have an email (1988), again with Hanks.

‘Raw meat’: Meg Ryan and her punishment for going out naked

However, everything changed with the turn of the decade. After participating in several tapes of different receptions, among which the period comedy Kate Y Leopold (2001), decides to take a radical turn in his career and Move Away from the Misogynistic Clichés of ‘The Girl Next Door’ And bet on a strong, risky role and only recommended for adults.

it was a movie raw (2003), directed by the iconic Jane Campion ,dog power,, In it, Ryan portrayed Frankie Avery, a creative writing professor specializing in crime fiction, whose life is turned upside down when she learns of a twisted crime committed near where she lives. Since then, a ambiguous relationship with the detective on the casePlayed by Mark Ruffalo.

Macho society of the early 21st century He has not forgiven Meg Ryan for the erotic scenes in which she showed her naked body, Perhaps she felt it as a disrespect, something unworthy of a woman who could have been the ideal girlfriend for our children without the shame of telling them why. Perfect guest. With apologies to America’s Sweetheart, Julia Roberts.

infidelity and drug problems

Another reason that we have come across as the reason for the downfall of the career of the actress was Alleged infidelity with his co-star in life test, Russell Crowe. unproven infidelity, fueled by public opinion only because of the lapse of time between her divorce with Quaid and her new passionate relationship.

Meg Ryan suffered one of her most embarrassing moments in front of BBC presenter Michael Parkinson. This, neither small nor lazy, flaunted her decision to strip in front of the camera. They asked him how he could do that, that he should have prepared his audience beforehand. At that point, an angry Meg Ryan decided to end the interview. Video below.

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On the contrary, according to the actress herself, it was dennis quaid who systematically cheated, in addition to having a constant problem with drugs. However, we return to the question of a macho society that condemns women’s infidelity but not so much men’s.

life after success

Later raw, Meg Ryan tries her hand at boxing drama against the ropes (2004) with Omar Epps, which had no luck neither at the box office nor among professional critics. After this title, none of his films (six in an 18-year career) received the slightest media coverage.

in a recent interview with new York TimesMeg Ryan claimed to have felt isolated at one point in her career. She felt like she didn’t know enough about herself or her life. I just wanted to live more. then decided devote yourself to your family And it recently emerged that he spent his time taking long walks, his main hobbies, gardening and buying antiques.

However, after 2023, she is preparing to return as a director. ithaca (2015). is about what happens laterwho will also star opposite David Duchovny in a romantic comedy keep memories of days gone by But giving it a fresh perspective.

Meg Ryan’s case is a stark example of what it means to be a woman in Hollywood. Thanks to movements like the recent #Metoo Looks like the situation is changing, Hopefully in the very near future these kinds of stories will embarrass the whole world and become a thing of the past.

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