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Hilary was born under the official name Swank, Hilary Ann on July 30th, 1974. She has been a credited actor since the 1992 film Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Hilary Swank is a bankable leading actor on the silver screen. She has starred in seven films including the 2011 drama film The Resident as the character Dr. Juliet Devereau, the 2010 biography movie Conviction playing Betty Anne Waters and the 2009 adventure release Amelia cast as Amelia Earhart.
Hilary is a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes her the top choice for a variety of roles. She has appeared in eight films including: the 2014 drama film The Homesman as the character Mary Bee Cuddy, the 2006 crime movie The Black Dahlia playing Madeleine Linscott and the 2004 drama release Million Dollar Baby cast as Maggie Fitzgerald.
Hilary Swank has earned salaries up to $3,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2004 drama film Million Dollar Baby, which brought in $100,000,000 at the box office.
Hilary is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-five magazines, captured in more than nine pictorials, interviewed in over nine publications and featured in twenty-three magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least one book.
As an actor Hilary Swank has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first Oscar was for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her portrayal of Brandon Teena/Teena Brandon in the 1999 film Boys Don't Cry. Hilary Swank also won the Oscar for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Maggie Fitzgerald in the 2004 movie Million Dollar Baby .