Amy Ryan

Biography: A native of Queens, New York, Amy Ryan attended the New York High School of the Performing Arts and Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center. After graduating from high school, she went on a national tour of Biloxi Blues and appeared in several off-Broadway and regional theater productions. In 1993, Amy debuted in Broadway as Tess in The Sisters Rosensweig. Her other theatrical credits include Broadway plays Uncle Vanya in 2000, The Women in 2001 and A Streetcar Named Desire in 2005.
On television, she had stints in the daytime drama As the World Turns, I'll Fly Away and Brooklyn Bridge. After appearances in ER and Chicago Hope, she became a regular cast member in The Naked Truth. She also appeared in 100 Centre Street, HBO's The Wire and NBC's Law & Order.
She has also starred in movies such as You Can Count On Me, Keane, Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World, War of the Worlds and Capote. In 2007, she was part of the movies Dan in Real Life and Before the Devil
Knows You're Dead. That same year, she received several nominations from various award-giving bodies for her portrayal of a drug-addicted mother whose child has been abducted in the movie Gone, Baby, Gone. Expand

Amy Ryan's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 67
Highest Metascore: 90 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtues of Ignorance)
Lowest Metascore: 42 Devil's Knot
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 8 out of 13
  2. Negative: 0 out of 13
13 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
90 Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtues of Ignorance) Oct 17, 2014 Cast / Principal Cast / Sylvia tbd
85 You Can Count on Me Nov 10, 2000 Rachel Louise Prescott 8.7
84 Before the Devil Knows You're Dead Oct 26, 2007 Martha Hanson 7.1
79 Keane Sep 9, 2005 Lynn Bedik 7.9
75 Win Win Mar 18, 2011 Jackie Flaherty 7.7
72 Gone Baby Gone Oct 19, 2007 Helene McCready 7.6
65 Dan in Real Life Oct 26, 2007 Eileen 6.6
64 Jack Goes Boating Sep 17, 2010 Connie 6.8
60 Breathe In Mar 28, 2014 Megan Reynolds 6.6
57 The Missing Person Nov 20, 2009 Executive Producer / Miss Charley 9.5
53 Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World Jan 20, 2006 Emily Brooks 5.8
49 Escape Plan Oct 18, 2013 Abigail Ross / Abigail / Abigail Ross 7.0
42 Devil's Knot May 9, 2014 Margaret Lax 5.1
tbd Monster Trucks May 29, 2015 Cast tbd
tbd Goosebumps Aug 7, 2015 Cast tbd
tbd Untitled Cold War Thriller Oct 16, 2015 Cast tbd