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Hilary Swank


Hilary was born in Lincoln, Nebraska. After living in Spokane, Washington, the family moved to Bellingham, Washington, when she was 6. Hilary was discovered as a child by producer Suzy Sachs, who coached her in acting. When she was nine years old, she starred in her first play as "Mowgli" in "The Jungle Book". She began to appear regularly in local... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 42 wins & 21 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 The Homesman (completed)
Mary Bee Cuddy
 2014 You're Not You (completed)
Kate
 2013 Mary and Martha (TV Movie)
Mary
 2008 Birds of America
Laura
 2004 Red Dust
Sarah Barcant
 2004 Iron Jawed Angels (TV Movie)
Alice Paul
 2003 11:14
Buzzy
 2002 The Space Between (Short)
 2000 The Audition (Short)
 1998 Heartwood
Sylvia Orsini
 1997 Leaving L.A. (TV Series)
Tiffany Roebuck
- Dead Elvis (1997) ... Tiffany Roebuck
- Now? (1997) ... Tiffany Roebuck
- The Black Widower (1997) ... Tiffany Roebuck
- The Eyes of the City (1997) ... Tiffany Roebuck
- Give Them Names (1997) ... Tiffany Roebuck
 1997 The Sleepwalker Killing (TV Movie)
Lauren Schall
 1997 Dying to Belong (TV Movie)
Lisa Connors
 1996 Kounterfeit (Video)
Colleen
 1996 Terror in the Family (TV Movie)
Deena Marten
 1992-1993 Camp Wilder (TV Series)
Danielle
- That Was Thin, This Is Now (1993) ... Danielle
- Love Stinks (1993) ... Danielle
- Forget-Me-Not (1993) ... Danielle
- Bringing Up Brody (1993) ... Danielle
 1991-1992 Growing Pains (TV Series)
Sasha Serotsky
- Menage a Luke (1992) ... Sasha Serotsky
- There Must Be a Pony (1991) ... Sasha Serotsky
 1991 Evening Shade (TV Series)
Aimee #1
- I Do, I Don't (1991) ... Aimee #1
- The Road Trip (1991) ... Aimee #1
 1991 Harry and the Hendersons (TV Series)
- Harry Goes Ape (1991)
 1990 ABC TGIF (TV Series)
Danielle
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Independent Film Channel (2000) See more »

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1 Print Biography | 9 Interviews | 22 Articles | 9 Pictorials | 25 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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[2005 Academy Awards acceptance speech for Best Actress in a Leading Role] I don't know what I did in this life to deserve all this. I'm just a girl from a trailer park who had a dream. I never thought this would ever happen, let alone be nominated. And a working actor, for that matter. And now, this. I thank the Academy. I'm eternally grateful for this great honor. I would also like to ... See more »

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Attended South Pasadena High School, (South Pasadena, CA). See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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