She learned how to speak German and English while living in Germany.
She starred in the Disney original movie Radio Rebel as Tara Adams.
, she also has a few other titles under her belt: singer, songwriter, producer, AND the youngest female to ever direct a Disney Channel production. That’s why it’s hard to imagine that someone at the height of her career could simultaneously be going through such a tragic personal experience.
In a recent interview, the 21-year-old actress opened up about her shocking abusive past relationship and how she found the courage to get out of it.
What I think is really important is that a lot of people my age don’t realize that either this is where habits are formed, this is where behaviors begin, this is where things start to progress in a way that can sort of, if you’re not careful, can spiral out of control.
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She starred in the 2012 Disney Channel Original Movie Radio Rebel, in which she portrayed Tara Adams, a shy high school student who adopts the radio persona of Radio Rebel. Beginning in July 2015, Ryan will perform with The Never Ending as an opening act on Fifth Harmony's Reflection Tour.Debby Ryan, the star of Disney’s hit show "Jessie," may seem to have it all, but her fans may be surprised to know the actress/singer was once in an abusive romantic relationship.Ryan has teamed with cosmetic company Mary Kay to bring awareness to the issue of dating abuse, which they say impacts one in three young people today.March 2009 - Present Cole Sprouse is one of the Sprouse Brother twins.His first big acting break was a role in Big Daddy, where he starred alongside Adam Sandler.