Amy Ryan

Born in May 3rd, 1968

From Queens, New York City, New York, USA

Amy Ryan 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.

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Amy Ryan Filmography

Lost Girls Poster
March 13, 2020
Worth Poster
September 3, 2021
Late Night Poster
June 7, 2019
Beautiful Boy Poster
November 9, 2018
Monster Trucks Poster
January 13, 2017
The Infiltrator Poster
July 13, 2016
Central Intelligence Poster
June 17, 2016
Louder Than Bombs Poster
April 8, 2016