Hilary Swank

Biography

Hilary Ann Swank (born July 30, 1974) is an American actress and film producer. Swank's film career began with a small part in Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992) and then a major part in The Next Karate Kid (1994), as Julie Pierce, the first female protégé of sensei Mr. Miyagi. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress twice, as Brandon Teena, a transman in Boys Don't Cry (1999) and as struggling waitress-turned-boxer, Maggie Fitzgerald, in Million Dollar Baby (2004).

Since 2003, Swank has worked as an executive producer, co-producing and starring in Conviction (2010).

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Hilary Ann Swank (born July 30, 1974) is an American actress and film producer. Swank's film career began with a small part in Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992) and then a major part in The Next Karate Kid (1994), as Julie Pierce, the first female protégé of sensei Mr. Miyagi. She won the Academy Award for Best Actress twice, as Brandon Teena, a transman in Boys Don't Cry (1999) and as struggling waitress-turned-boxer, Maggie Fitzgerald, in Million Dollar Baby (2004).

Since 2003, Swank has worked as an executive producer, co-producing and starring in Conviction (2010).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Hilary Swank, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 51

Birthday 1974-07-30

Place of Birth Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

Adult Actor False

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Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Spark as The Queen
2014 You're Not You as Kate
2014 The Homesman as Mary Bee Cuddy
2013 Eastwood Directs: The Untold Story as Herself
2013 Mary and Martha as Mary
2011 New Year's Eve as Claire Morgan
2011 The Resident as Juliet
2010 Conviction as Betty Anne Waters
2009 Amelia as Amelia Earhart
2008 Birds of America as Laura
2007 P.S. I Love You as Holly
2007 The Reaping as Katherine
2007 Freedom Writers as Erin Gruwell
2006 The Black Dahlia as Madeleine Linscott
2006 On Native Soil as Narrator
2004 Million Dollar Baby as Maggie Fitzgerald
2004 Iron Jawed Angels as Alice Paul
2004 Red Dust as Sarah Barcant
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(2 episodes)
2003 11:14 as Buzzy
2003 The Core as Maj. Rebecca Childs
2003 Punk'd(1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2002 Insomnia as Ellie Burr
2001 The Affair of the Necklace as Jeanne St. Remy de Valois
2000 The Gift as Valerie Barksdale
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1999 Boys Don't Cry as Brandon Teena
1998 Heartwood as Sylvia Orsini
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1997 The Sleepwalker Killing as Lauren Schall
1997 Leaving L.A.(6 episodes) as Tiffany Roebuck
1997 Dying to Belong as Lisa Connors
1996 Kounterfeit as Colleen
1996 Sometimes They Come Back... Again as Michelle Poter
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(2 episodes)
1996 Terror in the Family as Deena Marten
1995 Quiet Days in Hollywood as Lolita
1994 The Next Karate Kid as Julie Pierce
1994 Cries Unheard: The Donna Yaklich Story as Patty Yaklich
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(2 episodes)
1992 Camp Wilder(19 episodes) as Danielle
1992 Buffy the Vampire Slayer as Kimberly Hannah
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(3 episodes)
1985 Growing Pains(2 episodes)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)
1952 Today(2 episodes)
1944 Golden Globe Awards(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(5 episodes)

Production

2011 The Resident … Executive Producer
2010 Conviction … Executive Producer
2003 11:14 … Executive Producer

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