Kyra was born in New York and attended private schools. She made
her professional acting debut, at 16, on the soap 'Another World'.
A graduate of USC, Kyra pursued a career that includes Stage,
Screen and Television. Kyra's reason for became an Actor is that it
gives her the ability to be compassionate and to walk around in the
shoes of others. Her first brush with stardom came in 'Born on the
Fourth of July (1989)' as Donna, the high school sweetheart of Tom
Cruise. Two of her roles led to Golden Globe nominations - 'Miss
Rose White (1992)', and 'Something To Talk About (1995)'. She met
her husband when they played in leads in the TV movie 'Lemon Sky
Biography courtesy of the Internet Movie Database (www.imdb.com).