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18 Pictures of Young Meg Ryan

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Young Meg Ryan pictures show the gorgeous American actress known for her roles in movies like When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle, City of Angels, Top Gun, Prelude to a Kiss, French Kiss, You’ve Got Mail, Joe Verses the Volcano and When a Man Loves a Woman when she was just a teen and young aspiring actress. While you might have seen some of the hottest Meg Ryan photos, if you are wondering what Meg Ryan looked like when she was young, enjoy this slideshow to see for yourself.

Ryan originally went to the University of Connecticut then New York University to study journalism. She began auditioning for television commercials while in school to help her pay bills. Ryan dropped out of college only one semester before graduating due to the success she was receiving as an actress and never looked back.

Ryan began her mainstream career as an actress on the television soap opera As the World Turns. She landed a role in a movie called Promised Land for which she was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award. This opened a number of doors for the beauty who is now regarded as one of the best living American actresses.

But like anyone famous, she had to start somewhere and these photos of Meg Ryan when she was young chronicle those early years.
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    Young Meg Ryan's High School Yearbook Photo

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    Young Meg Ryan at her High School Prom

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    Young Meg Ryan Closeup Headshot

    Photo: flickr / CC0
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    Young Meg Ryan in a White Sweater

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