Meghan Ory was born on August 20, 1982 in Victoria, British Columbia to Bonnie and Nathan Ory. She has one brother, Jesse. Meghan is of Scottish descent. Her first taste of acting was at age five in a French play. Growing up, Meghan tried out everything from highland fling and horseback riding to singing and gymnastics. She attended Royal Oak Middle School and Claremont Secondary School. After receiving the Fine Arts Award for Acting in 1996, she began pursuing a career in acting.
Her first professional acting gig as an actress was in a Fox Family television movie called The Darklings. Meghan's talent led her to be cast into many other television series roles; a starring role in the series Higher Ground followed by the MTV series 2gether. From there, she became a cast member of the Canadian television series Vampire High. Other television show appearances include The Outer Limits, Dark Angel, and Smallville. In 2006, Meghan had a recurring role in the short-lived UPN television series South Beach.
She has expressed interest in filmmaking as a producer, writer or director had her career choice not been acting. Her hobbies include yoga, painting renovating the house, and writing. As it is, Meghan has been actively working in the last few years towards finishing her first novel as a series of teen books with the expectant title The Chronicles of Girl Wars, and stated the series will be about issues that most girls face in high school such as bullying, and friends turning into enemies. She plans to publish under the name Meghan Reardon.
- Her height is 5'7".
- Favorite book is Anna Karenina.
- Participated in a fashion show as a runaway model in April 2013 at the New York-based From Scotland With Love Fashion Show that featured a designer fusion of Scottish and Asian clothing influence as a fundraiser for the Wounded Warrior Project and the McConnell International Foundation. She modeled one of designer Vivenne Westwood's dresses.
|2006||John Tucker Must Die||Jill||Movie|
|2007||Blonde and Blonder||Kit||Movie|
|2010||Winner: Best Short Film||Short film|
|1999||The Darklings||Jessie Everett||TV movie|
|1999||The Crow: Stairway to Heaven||Alice Romano||1 episode|
|1999||Hayley Wagner, Star||Caitlin Curren||TV movie|
|2000||Higher Ground||Juliette Waybourne||22 episodes|
|2000||2gether: The Series||Heather||1 episode|
|2001||The Outer Limits||Danielle Hobson||1 episode|
|2002||Dark Angel||Rachel Berrisford||1 episode|
|2002||Glory Days||Ann Palmer / Jade LaFayette||1 episode|
|2001-2002||Maybe It's Me||Lauren||3 episodes|
|2001-2002||Vampire High||Sherry Woods||26 episodes|
|2002||Just Cause||Tracey||1 episode|
|2003||Lucky 7||Janey||TV movie|
|2003||Thanksgiving Family Reunion||Allison Snider||TV movie|
|2004||Smallville||Megan Calder||1 episode|
|2004||Life As We Know It||Greta||1 episode|
|2004-2005||The Collector||Cora / Katie / Shannon Conrad||2 episodes|
|2006||South Beach||Maggie||8 episodes|
|2006||Merlin's Apprentice||Brianna||TV miniseries|
|2006||Her Sister's Keeper||Melissa Brennan||TV movie|
|2007||Painkiller Jane||Wanda||1 episode|
|2007||The Haunting of Sorority Row||Amanda||TV movie|
|2007||Viva Laughlin||2007||1 episode|
|2008||Flash Gordon||Sarre||1 episode|
|2009||Knight Rider||Dr. Megan Connelly||1 episode|
|2009||Sanctuary||Laura S.||1 episode|
|2010-2011||True Justice||Juliet Saunders||13 episodes|
|2011-Present||Once Upon a Time||Red Riding Hood / Ruby||Guest starring|
|2014||Intelligence||Riley O'Neil||Main Role|
|Once Upon a Time: Season One|
|"Pilot":||"The Thing You Love Most":||"Snow Falls":||"The Price of Gold":||"That Still Small Voice":||"The Shepherd":||"The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter":||"Desperate Souls":||"True North":||"7:15 A.M.":||"Fruit of the Poisonous Tree":|
|"Skin Deep":||"What Happened to Frederick":||"Dreamy":||"Red-Handed":||"Heart of Darkness":||"Hat Trick":||"The Stable Boy":||"The Return":||"The Stranger":||"An Apple Red as Blood":||"A Land Without Magic":|
|Once Upon a Time: Season Two|
|"Broken":||"We Are Both":||"Lady of the Lake":||"The Crocodile":||"The Doctor":||"Tallahassee":||"Child of the Moon":||"Into the Deep":||"Queen of Hearts":||"The Cricket Game":||"The Outsider":|
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|"In the Name of the Brother":||"Tiny":||"Manhattan":||"The Queen Is Dead":||"The Miller's Daughter":||"Welcome to Storybrooke":||"Selfless, Brave and True":||"Lacey":||"The Evil Queen":||"Second Star to the Right":||"And Straight On 'Til Morning":|
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- Meghan Ory on Wikipedia