After all, film lovers all know what occurred subsequent: Ryan selected the latter, which proved to not solely be a fateful resolution for her profession—When Harry Met Sally turned her into one of the world’s biggest movie stars—however for one more star’s as properly, with fellow romantic comedy queen Julia Roberts taking on her half in Metal Magnolias.
When Harry Met Sally was the primary of many romantic comedies Ryan would entrance, with audiences unable to withstand her comedic timing and charming character. And, after a 14-year hiatus from the style she helped elevate, Ryan returned to the rom-com world in this year’s What Happens Later, which the 62-year-old additionally directed.
Not that Ryan considers the film, which pairs her with David Duchovny as exes who unexpectedly reunite on the airport, a traditional romantic comedy. Fairly, she described it as a “love story.”
“These characters are of their 50s. It is a totally different story than whenever you’re in your 20s,” she instructed Glamour. “I wished to make one thing stunning and supply a brand new mind-set about what love is.”