Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank

Gender

Female

Known Credits

15

Hilary Swank

Date of Birth: Jul 30, 1974

Birthplace: Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

 

 

Biography

Hilary Ann Swank (born July 30, 1974) is an American actress and film producer. Swanks 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 Dont 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).

Known For

Filmography

Spark: A Space Tail

Spark: A Space Tail

as The Queen

2016

You're Not You

You're Not You

as Kate

2014

The Homesman

The Homesman

as Mary Bee Cuddy

2014

P.S. I Love You

P.S. I Love You

as Holly

2007

The Reaping

The Reaping

as Katherine

2007

Freedom Writers

Freedom Writers

as Erin Gruwell

2007

The Black Dahlia

The Black Dahlia

as Madeleine Linscott

2006

On Native Soil

On Native Soil

as Narrator

2006

11:14

11:14

as Buzzy

2003

11:14

11:14

as

2003

Boys Don't Cry

Boys Don't Cry

as Brandon Teena

1999

Kounterfeit

Kounterfeit

as Colleen

1997

The Next Karate Kid

The Next Karate Kid

as Julie Pierce

1994

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

as Kimberly Hannah

1992