Lara Flynn Boyle born March 24, is an American actress and producer. Boyle was born in Davenport , Iowa , the daughter of Sally, a clerical worker, assistant, and manager, and Michael L. Representative Charles A. Her father left when she was 6 and her mother had to move to smaller quarters, and that time it was not voluntary. To add to her unhappiness, she was dyslexic. In , Boyle landed a small part in John Hughes 's teen comedy film Ferris Bueller's Day Off , which earned her a SAG card , though her scenes were deleted from the final cut of the film.
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With her trademark freckles and her knack for crying on cue, she was set to become a major force in the entertainment industry. However, fast-forward a few decades: Boyle's rarely seen on film or TV, so just what happened to her once-blossoming showbiz career? Read on to discover why this star has been largely MIA in Hollywood. When actors allow their relationships to affect their projects, it spells trouble. According to co-star Sherilyn Fenn, the on-screen romance between Fenn and MacLachlan's characters ended because of Boyle's real-life jealousy.