Hilary Swank Short Bio
Hilary Ann Swank is an American actress and producer, who was born in was born in Lincoln, Nebraska. She is Leo and was born to Judy Kay was a secretary and dancer, and father, Stephen Michael Swank, was a Chief Master Sergeant in the Oregon Air National Guard. The family then moved from Spokane, Washington, to a trailer park near Lake Samish in Bellingham, Washington. For education, she then entered Happy Valley Elementary, Fairhaven Middle, then Sehome High School in Bellingham. There he shows her skill in sport and has competed in the Junior Olympics and the Washington state championships in swimming. In her nine years old, she started to made a stage performance which is then discovered her interest in acting. After her parents’ divorce, she then moved to California with hermother who support her interest in acting. She also entered South Pasadena High School but dropping out due pursue her career in acting.
Hilary Swank Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||July 30, 1974|
|Age||40 years old|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Hip Size||34 inches|
|Waist Size||24 inches|
|Weight||63 kg 121 pounds|
Hilary Swank Career
In 1994, Hilary Swank appears in the fourth installment of Karate Kid: The Next Karate Kid with Noriyuki Pat Morita.In 1997, she appeared in the series Beverly Hills 90210, in the role of Carly Reynolds (1997-1998) a single mother and girlfriend of Steve Sanders played by Ian Ziering. In 1999, she got her first big role in the biographical drama Boys Don’t Cry by Kimberly Pierce, where she performed the transsexual Brandon Teena alongside Chloë Sevigny and Peter Sarsgaard.Through her role she won Academy Award for Best Actress and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama.
In 2001, she appeared in the thriller The Affair of the Necklace and Insomnia starring Al Pacino and Robin Williams, before playing a housewife whose husband beats her face Cate Blanchett and Keanu Reeves in The Gift. She revives the glory in 2004 with his performance of the boxer dazzling and tragic fate in the drama with Clint Eastwood and Million Dollar Baby, which earned her second Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Actress.In 2007, she became a teacher writer in the social drama Freedom Writers, directed by Richard LaGravenese. She investigates mysterious events in the horror film The Reaping before turning again under the command of Richard LaGravenese with Gerard Butler and Lisa Kudrow in the romantic comedy P.S I Love You.
In late 2008, Hilary Swank appeared in the film The Birds of America, with Matthew Perry. In 2009, she was on show at the Amelia biographical drama starring Richard Gere, directed by Mira Nair.
Hilary Swank Controversy
Hilary Swank lead controversy when she become the participation at the luxurious feast of the thirty-fifth anniversary of Chechen President Ramzan Kadyrov, on October 5, 2011. She was accused by the West of flouting human rights in her country and who invited for the occasion as well as other stars like Jean-Claude Van Damme and Vanessa-Mae for an unknown amount, causing outrage of Human Rights Watch. The controversy that follows leads to publicly express regret and to part with her manager Jason Weinberg.
Hilary Swank Dating
In 1992, she started to date actor Chad Lowe and marrying him on 1997 after dated for almost 5 years. Though looks so happy and perfect, the couple then announced they had been separated and divorce on November 1, 2007. She then dated her agent, John Campisi from 2006 to 2012. After that she then dating French real estate broker, Laurent Fleury from 2012 till now.
Hilary Swank Net Worth
Hilary Swank may one of the most notable and expensive Hollywood actress with the amount of net worth reaching the number of $40 million.