Deborah Ann Ryan (Huntsville, Alabama; May 13, 1993), known as Debby Ryan, is an American actress and singer. Ryan began performing in professional theaters at the age of seven; In 2007, she appeared in the Barney & Friends film Barney: Let’s Go to the Firehouse and was later discovered in a national search by Disney.
She is also known for appearing in the 2008 feature film The Longshots as Edith. From 2008 to 2011, she acted as Bailey Pickett in The Suite Life on Deck. In 2010, she starred in the movie 16 Wishes, which was the most watched cable show on the day of its premiere on Disney Channel.
16 Wishes introduced Ryan to new audiences; the film received a high audience in the adult demographic (18–34) . Shortly after, Ryan starred in the independent film, What If …, which was released on August 20, 2010.
From 2011 to 2015, Ryan acted as the title character in the Disney Channel original series Jessie; She also directed an episode of the series that aired on May 15, 2015.
She starred in the Disney Channel television movie Radio Rebel, in which she played Tara Adams, a shy high school student who adopts the character of Radio Rebel.
In 2013, she formed the band The Never Ending. As of July 2015, Ryan performed with The Never Ending as an opening act on the Fifth Harmony Reflection Tour.
Personal Life of Debby Ryan:
In an interview with People Magazine in 2009, Ryan said that his Suite Life co-star, Brenda Song, is his acting idol. In a March 2009 interview, Ryan revealed that he also admires Meryl Streep, Ryan claims that Streep “is so deeply thought-provoking and life-changing.”
Ryan has said that her other role models include Anne Hathaway, Rachel McAdams, and Tobey Maguire. When asked about musical tastes, she said, “I love jazz I love to sing, I love the country too. My brother loves to rock, plus he also has that Jason Mraz-like style. So basically, my answer is: Jazz-country-rock-alternative? I have no idea! But honestly, I would love to do country music. “
Debby Ryan professes the Christian religion.
On December 23, 2018, she got engaged to Josh Dun, the drummer of the American alternative hip hop duo Twenty One Pilots. In May 2020, Ryan reveals through an interview with Vogue that they were secretly married at the end of 2019 in the city of Austin.
Personal Information of Debby Ryan:
Complete Name: Deborah Ann Ryan
Nicknames: Debs, Debby
Date of Birth: May 13, 1993
Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.
Occupation: Singer, Actress
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Eye Color: Amber
Natural Hair Color: Dusty Brown
Father: John Ryan (Military Officer)
Mother: Missy Ryan
Siblings: Chase Ryan (Brother)
Boyfriends: Jason Dolley (2008-09), Gregg Sulkin (2009-10), Jean-Luc Bilodeau (2010), Josh Dun (2013-2015)
Height in Feet: 5′ 5″
Height in Centimeters: 165 cm
Weight in Kilograms: 58 kg
Weight in Pounds: 128 pounds
Bra Size: 32C
Cup Size: C
Shoe Size: 8 (US)
Dress Size: 8 (US)
Body Measurements: 35-27-34
Net Worth: $5 Million
Active from: 2006-present
Early Life of Debby Ryan:
Ryan was born in Huntsville, Alabama. His father was in the military, so he moved to many places in Europe. She lived in Wiesbaden, Germany until she was 10 years old and she can speak English and German. She began performing in professional theaters at the age of seven on an American base in Germany.
She returned to the United States in 2003 and grew up in Texas. Ryan described herself as a “nerd »At school. She was bullied in high school for being the mascot and a member of the school chess club.
Professional Life of Debby Ryan:
Ryan began appearing in various television commercials in his early teenage years. In 2006 he made his television debut on the show Barney and Friends. Her first movie role was in 2007 as a guest character on Barney: Let’s Go to the Firehouse playing the role of a teenage girl.
She starred in several commercials for iDog (2008) She also had a major role in the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer feature film The Longshots as Edith. Ryan played one of the main characters, Bailey Pickett, in the Disney Channel original series The Suite Life on Deck, which is a sequel to the hit Disney Channel series The Suite Life of Zack & Cody.
The pilot for the series aired on September 26, 2008 in the United States and became the most watched series premiere in Canada on Family. The character is that of a very intelligent girl who boarded the ship to leave the fictional town of Kettlecorn, Kansas, where she lived on a farm, because she hated the fact that the town is so small.
It was the number one and best scripted television series of 2008 for teens, beating veteran series Hannah Montana and Wizards of Waverly Place in viewership. The series was also the highest rated scripted series of 2009, outperforming others. teen series.
In 2009, she landed a starring role in the independent feature What If …, alongside Kevin Sorbo and Kristy Swanson. The film was shot in Grand Rapids and Manistee, Michigan in July 2009 and was released in theaters on August 20, 2010.
The film is produced by Pure Flix Entertainment and focuses on a Christian family. In October 2009, Ryan hosted the first-ever Tween Girl Summit Music Festival. “Pre-teen girls are drawn to talented artists who exude the joy of life, and we’re so happy to have teen favorite Debby Ryan as the first host of The Tween Summit Music Festival, ”said Denise Restauri, founder of The Tween Summit, AllyKatzz.com, and AK Tweens.
Ryan was established to headline the” Terrific Teen Tour, “a concert series co-led by Mitchel Musso, Jasmine Richards, and Savannah Outen, which will begin on July 9, 2009, and end on July 14, but the tour was canceled due to scheduling conflicts.
The tour would have been Ryan’s debut as a live musician. 26 In 2010, she starred in the young adult film 16 Wishes. Additionally, the film introduced her to contemporary adult audiences as she received a large audience from that category. Ryan pointed out that to prepare for her role in 16 Wishes, she watched numerous Brat Pack movies.
On March 25, 2011, he starred in the series The Suite Life Movie. On March 29, he released the promotional single “Made of Matches,” the theme of the Discovery Family R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour. The Suite Life of Zack & Cody ended on May 6, 2011.
On July 6, he released his debut single, the alternative hip hop song We Ended Right, alongside Chad Hively & Chase Ryan. The song was released from his own label, Ryan River Studio, founded with his brother, Chase Ryan. Also in 2011, it was announced that Ryan would star in his own Disney Channel series called Jessie, which debuted in September 2011.
The series follows a girl who moves from Texas to New York to become a star, but becomes a babysitter rather than a family with four children. Jessie is a series she also helped create, recounting that she wanted to her character to relate to herself.
Ryan directed the season three episode “Coffee Talk,” making her the youngest woman to direct a Disney Channel production. Additionally, in a shift to a more mature role, she guest-starred in an episode of Private Practice com or a recovering drug addict.
On February 17, 2012, she starred in another Disney Channel movie titled Radio Rebel as Tara, a very shy teenager who is afraid to talk to anyone at her school, but in the privacy of her room, she incorporates the most famous radio character on the Internet. under the nickname ‘Radio Rebel’. She released a cover of “We Got the Beat,” by The Go-Go’s, as the promotional single for the film on February 21.
On August 31, 2012, she voiced the character of Spike in the film Tinker Bell. The secret of the Wings. Also in 2012, she formed the indie band The Never Ending with guitarist Kyle Moore and drummer Johnny Franco.36 Ryan commented that her musical style includes folk, indie pop, and country. She cited musical influences for her debut work The Lumineers, Mumford & Sons, April Smith and the Great Picture Show, and Tom Petty.
In 2013, Ryan starred in the movie Kristin’s Christmas Past as Haddie. She made an appearance in the movie Muppets Most Wanted, released on March 21, 2014, as Savana, but the scene was removed. The scene was later reinstated in the extended version of the Blu-ray version. On June 1, Ryan and The Never Ending released their first single, “Mulholland Drive,” with a premiere on the Billboard website.
Her debut EP One was released on June 24, featuring the album art with a circus theme. She also appeared on the television series Mighty Med as Jade and was a guest mentor on the fifth season of Fashion Police. . On April 17, 2015, an episode of Girl Meets World premiered featuring Ryan as Aubrey Macavoy. On June 23, 2015, The Never-Ending debuted their new single, titled “Secondhand.”
In 2016, she was cast in the NBC crime series The Mysteries of Laura in season two as Lucy Diamond, Laura’s younger paternal half-sister, who is a drug addict and troublemaker, and Nicholas and Harrison’s half-aunt.
At the same time, Ryan has confirmed in the cast of the comedy series Sing It! The series debuted on May 25, 2016, on YouTube Red, a paid streaming service for original series and movies, similar to Netflix. Ryan played Holli Holiday, a famous and self-centered singer, who uses the fictional talent show Sing It! to self-promote.
The character was inspired by Paula Abdul. On August 22, it was confirmed that Ryan would be joining the VH1 drama series Daytime Divas, based on the book Satan’s Sisters by the former host of The View Star. Jones.
The series debuted on June 5, 2017. She will play Maddie Finn, a former host of The Lunch Hour and rival of Kibby, who wants to return to the show. In June 2017, Ryan announced through his Instagram that Netflix had picked up Insatiable after being scrapped by The CW. The series was released on August 10, 2018 and has currently been canceled after 2 seasons and 22 episodes.