May. 13th, 1993
Huntsville, Alabama, USA
Debby Ryan's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - The Longshots
Guest TV Roles
From a young age, Debby was involved in basic theatre productions and shows in a public school in North Texas. She was never famous but managed to get the role of Bailey Pickett in the new Disney Channel Original Series The Suite Life on Deck. She moved to Germany at 7 years of age and got involved in professional theatre production. She settled back in United States at 10 years of age when she realized that she wanted to act full-time. Ryan can speak German along with English, her primary language. Ryan has debuted in 2007 as a guest character in 'Barney: Let's Go to the Firehouse'. She was in the Ice Cube movie The Longshots , with Keke Palmer. Ryan has played in many theatre productions. She can perform modern, hip hop and military dances. She is to play one of the main characters, Bailey Pickett in The Suite Life on Deck, replacing Ashley Tisdale. She was seen attending Miley Cyrus' Sweet 16 at Disneyworld.
- She has an older brother named Chris.
- Her acting idols include 'Brenda Song' (qv) (whom she calls a Disney queen), 'Rachel McAdams' (qv), 'Tobey Maguire' (qv), 'Anne Hathaway (I)' (qv) and 'Meryl Streep' (qv).
- She is a Christian and performed in churches in her pre-childhood years.
- Before she got the role of Bailey on 'The Suite Life on Deck'_, she was a huge fan of 'The Suite Life of Zack and Cody'_.
- She is a military brat, her father was in the military and she often moved to different places in Europe.
- She will headline a new tour, "Terrific Teen Tour" alongside 'Mitchel Musso' (qv), 'Jasmine Richards' (qv) and Savannah Outen. This will be her first live musical tour. Her first solo live performance is at the Wachovia Arena, Casey Plaza on July 9, 2009.
- Before being cast as one of the leads in ''The Suite Life on Deck'' and before modeling and professional work, she was involved in basic theater productions and shows in a public school in North Texas.
- She has an older brother, Chris Ryan, who graduated from high school recently. Her brother is a guitarist and vocalist.