Hilary Swank


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Hilary Swank Biography

Hilary Ann Swank is best known for being an actress and film producer and professionally as Hilary Swank. She was born on July 30, 1974, at Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S. Swank made her film debut with a minor role in Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992) before having her breakthrough in the fourth installment of The Karate Kid Franchise, The Next Karate Kid (1994). Swank earned widespread critical acclaim for her role as Brandon Teena, a trans-man in the biographical drama film Boys Don't Cry (1999), for which she won her first Academy Award for Best Actress and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in Motion Picture.

Hilary Swank Biography

Hilary Swank Bio, Wiki, Age, Birthday, Nationality

Bio & Wiki 
First nameHilary
Last nameSwank
Eye ColorDark Brown
Birthday & Zodiac 
Birth signLeo
Birth dateJuly 30, 1974
BirthdayJuly 13  
Birth placeLincoln, Nebraska, U.S

Hilary Swank Career

  • Actress
  • Film Producer

Hilary Swank Education

She attended Happy Valley Primary School, Fairhaven Middle School, and then Sehome High School in Bellingham until she was 16. She also competed in the Junior Olympics and Washington State Swimming Championships and was fifth in the state in all-round gymnastics. At 15, her parents were divorced and her mother moved to Los Angeles with her in support of her daughter's ability to act. She enrolled at high school in South Pasadena and then dropped out. She explained that she was at high school in South Pasadena: “There was such an outsider that I felt like I wasn't fit in. I didn't belong anyway.”

Before Fame

She competed at the Junior Olympics and Washington State Swimming Championships.

Hilary Swank Full Name, Real Name

  • Hilary Ann Swank

Hilary Swank Height, Weight, Body Measurements & Zodiac

Hilary Swank is 46 years old, She is 5′ 6″ (1.68 m) tall. Her body measurements are 34-24-35 In with Brown Hairs and Black Hairs. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Height & Weight
Height 5'6 (168 cm)
Weight55 kg (121 pounds)
Body Measurements34-24-35 inches
Physical Stats
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Dress Size2 US
Shoe Size9 US
Hilary Swank Height, Weight & Body Measurements

Best Known For

She is best known for her performance in “Boys Don’t Cry”(1999) and” Million Dollar Baby”(2004) as lead position.

Hilary Swank Achievements

She's an Oscar-winning actress who played a transgender man in Boys Don't Cry and dropped out of high school to pursue acting.

Hilary Swank Family & Parents

GrandmotherMarion Swank
GrandparentGlen Swank
MotherJudy Swank
FatherStephen Michael Swank
BrotherDaniel Swank
Former SpouseChad Lowe
Spouse(Now)Philip Schneider

Hilary Swank Boyfriend, Husband, Married

Recently, Hilary Swank and Philip Schneider married in a private ceremony in California. For two years the pair were secretly involved.

Hilary Swank Movies List

1992Buffy the Vampire SlayerKimberly Hannah
1994The Next Karate KidJulie Pierce
1996Sometimes They Come Back… AgainMichelle Porter
1997Quiet Days in HollywoodLolita
1998HeartwoodSylvia Orsini
1999Boys Don't CryBrandon Teena
2000The GiftValerie Barksdale
2000The AuditionN/A
2001The Affair of the NecklaceJeanne St. Rémy de Valois
2002InsomniaDet. Ellie Burr
2002The Space BetweenN/A
2003The CoreMajor Rebecca “Beck” Childs
2004Red DustSarah Barcant
2014Million Dollar BabyMaggie Fitzgerald
2006The Black DahliaMadeleine Linscott
2007The ReapingKatherine Winter
2007Freedom WritersErin Gruwell
2007P. S. I Love YouHolly Kennedy
2008Birds of AmericaLaura
2009AmeliaAmelia Earhart
2010ConvictionBetty Anne Waters
2011The ResidentDr. Juliet Devereau
2011New Year's EveClaire Morgan
2014The HomesmanMary Bee Cuddy
2014You're Not YouKate Parker
2015Lauda: The Untold StoryHerself
2016SparkThe Queen
2017Logan LuckySpecial Agent Sarah Grayson
201755 StepsColette Hughes
2018What They HadBridget Ertz
2019I Am MotherWoman
2020The HuntAthena Stone

Hilary Swank TV Shows & Series

1991Evening ShadeAimee Thompson
1991–1992Growing PainsSasha Serotsky
1992–1993Camp WilderDanielle
1994Cries Unheard: The Donna Yaklich StoryPatty Yaklich
1996Terror in the FamilyDeena Marten
1997Dying to BelongLisa Connors
1997The Sleepwalker KillingLauren Schall
1997Leaving L.A.Tiffany Roebuck
1997–1998Beverly Hills, 90210Carly Reynolds
2004Iron Jawed AngelsAlice Paul
2013Mary and MarthaMary Morgan
2018TrustGail Getty
2019–2020BoJack HorsemanJoey Pogo (voice)
2020AwayEmma Green

Hilary Swank Awards and Nominations


  • Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role 2005, 2000 · Million Dollar Baby, Boys Don't Cry
  • Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress – 2005, 2000 · Million Dollar Baby, Boys Don't Cry
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Drama – 2005, 2000 · Million Dollar Baby, Boys Don't Cry
  • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role – 2005 · Million Dollar Baby
  • National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress – 2005 · Million Dollar Baby
  • New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress – 1999 · Boys Don't Cry
  • Satellite Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama – 2005, 2000 · Million Dollar Baby, Boys Don't Cry
  • Bambi – International actress – 2015 · You're Not You
  • Gotham Independent Film Tribute Award – 2010
  • Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead – 2000 · Boys Don't Cry
  • Leopard Club Award – 2019
  • Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress – 2004, 1999 · Million Dollar Baby, Boys Don't Cry
  • Toronto Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress – 1999 · Boys Don't Cry
  • Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress – 1999 · Boys Don't Cry
  • TV Land Little Screen/Big Screen Star (Women) – 2006


  • BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role – 2001 · Boys Don't Cry
  • MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss – 2000 · Boys Don't Cry
  • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture – 2005 · Million Dollar Baby
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television – 2005 · Iron Jawed Angels
  • AACTA Award for Best Supporting Actress – 2019 · I Am Mother
  • MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance – Female – 2000 · Boys Don't Cry
  • MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance – 2005 · Million Dollar Baby
  • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie – 2005 · Iron Jawed Angels
  • Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Breakout Star – 2000 · Boys Don't Cry


She acted in the crime/thriller Insomnia with Al Pacino.

Hilary Swank Net Worth

Hilary Swank is well-known as an Actress. The main and primary source of her income comes from Acting. Let's check how rich Hilary Swank is in 2020?

Net Worth 2020$40 million
Annual SalaryUnder Review.
Income SourcePrimary Income source Actress(profession)
Hilary Swank Net Worth

Hilary Swank Instagram

Her Instagram account is @hilaryswank

Hilary Swank Facebook

Her Facebook account is @Hillary-Swank-24274398696

Hilary Swank Twitter

Her Twitter account is @HilarySwank


Is Hillary Swank still acting?
She's a two-time Oscar winner, but where has Hilary Swank been hiding since 2015? The actress is back in the new FX show “Trust,” but for a good reason she has kept a low acting profile over the last three years.

How old is Hilary Swank now?
46 years (July 30, 1974)

Is Hilary Swank a guy?
Hilary Swank, in full Hilary Ann Swank, (born July 30, 1974, Lincoln, Nebraska, U.S.), American actress who won two best actress Academy Awards, both for roles that were considered uncommonly difficult and courageous a young transgender man in Boys Don't Cry (1999) and a female professional boxer in Million Dollar Baby

What nationality is Hilary Swank?
Born of Spanish and Native American heritage on July 29, 1974, in Washington state, Hilary grew up in a mobile home park on the outskirts of the small town of Bellingham.

What is the movie Million Dollar Baby about?
Frankie Dunn (Clint Eastwood) is a veteran Los Angeles boxing coach who keeps almost everyone at arm's length, except his old friend and associate Eddie “Scrap Iron” Dupris (Morgan Freeman). When Maggie Fitzgerald (Hilary Swank) comes to Frankie's gym to seek his expertise, he is reluctant to train a young woman, a transplant from the Missouri working class. He eventually slows down, and both of them form a close bond that will irrevocably change both of them.

How tall is Hilary Swank?
1.68 m

Who is Hilary Swank related to?
Her mother, Judy Kay (née Clough), was a secretary and dancer, and her father, Stephen Michael Swank, was a Chief Master Sergeant in the Oregon Air National Guard and later a traveling salesman. She has a brother, Daniel, who is eight years her senior.

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