Person Details

Birthday: 1969-11-30 15:26:10

Aliases: Эми Райан

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Queens, New York, USA

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Movie Involvements: 26

TV Involvements: 7


Most Famous Work

Biography

Amy Beth Dziewiontkowski (born November 30, 1969), known professionally as Amy Ryan, is an American actress. She has been nominated for an Academy Award and Golden Globe for her performance in Gone Baby Gone (2007) and is also known for her roles in the HBO series The Wire, playing Port Authority Officer Beadie Russell; In Treatment, playing psychiatrist Adele Brousse; and The Office, playing human resources representative Holly Flax. Ryan was born in Queens, New York City. She is the daughter of Pam, a nurse, and John, a trucking business owner. Ryan is her mother's maiden name. She is of English, Irish, and Polish descent. Growing up in the 1970s, Ryan and her sister delivered the Daily News by bike. At a young age, Ryan attended the Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Center in upstate New York. At 17, she graduated from New York's High School of Performing Arts. Hired for the national tour of Biloxi Blues right out of high school, Ryan worked steadily off-Broadway for the next decade.

Most Famous Work

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Average
8

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

(1999) Lorraine Hansen
The Wire
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9

The Wire

(2002) Off. Beatrice 'Beadie' Russell
ER
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8

ER

(1994) Sister Elizabeth
Worth
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7

Worth

(2021) Camille Biros
In Treatment
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8

In Treatment

(2008) Adele
Escape Plan
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7

Escape Plan

(2013) Abigail Ross
The Infiltrator
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7

The Infiltrator

(2016) Bonni Tischler
War of the Worlds
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7

War of the Worlds

(2005) Neighbor With Toddler

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 Jan Bellows
Camille Biros
2020 Michelle McNamara's Words (voice)
Mari Gilbert
2019 Charlene Chase
Caroline Morton
2018 Vicki Sheff
2017 Tracy
2016 Cindy Coley
Bonni Tischler
Pamela Harris
2015 Carol
Mary Donovan
Gale Cooper
Hannah Brennan
Herself
2014 Sylvia
2013 Abigail Ross
Wendy
Margaret Lax
Megan Reynolds
2012 Self
2011 Jackie Flaherty
2010 Connie
Lawrie Dayne
2009 Ms. Wright
Miss Charley
2008 Queenie
Carol Dexter
Adele
2007 Eileen
Carolyn Cassady
Martha Hanson
Helene McCready
2006 N/A
2005 Emily Brooks
Marie Dewey
Lynn Bedik
Neighbor With Toddler
Holly Flax
2002 Peggy (Mrs. John Day)
Off. Beatrice 'Beadie' Russell
2001 N/A
2000 Rachel Louise Prescott
1999 N/A
Lorraine Hansen
1998 Carrie Baker
Elaine Devlin
1995 Chloe Banks
1994 Sister Elizabeth
N/A
1993 N/A
1992 Beth
1991 N/A
Robin
1990 N/A
1989 N/A
Holly Flax
N/A
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2009 Executive Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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