Hilary Swank

30 Jul 1974

Actor, Producer

Height 5' 6" (1,68 m)

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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Filmography (35 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···I Am Mother
Genre: Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Woman)
(movie, 2018)
···What They Had
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bridget Ertz)
(movie, 2017)
···Logan Lucky
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Special Agent Sarah Grayson)
(movie, 2017)
···Spark: A Space Tail
Genre: Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as The Queen (voice))
(movie, 2014)
···You're Not You
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Kate)
(movie, 2014)
···The Homesman
Genre: Western, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mary Bee Cuddy)
(movie, 2013)
···Mary and Martha
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mary)
(movie, 2011)
···New Year's Eve
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Claire Morgan)
(movie, 2011)
···The Resident
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2010)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Amelia Earhart)
(movie, 2008)
···Birds of America
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Laura)
(movie, 2007)
7.0P.S. I Love You
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Holly)
(movie, 2007)
7.3The Reaping
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Katherine)
(movie, 2007)
···Freedom Writers
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Erin Gruwell)
(movie, 2006)
7.8The Black Dahlia
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Madeleine Linscott)
(movie, 2004)
7.4Million Dollar Baby
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Maggie Fitzgerald)
(movie, 2004)
···Iron Jawed Angels
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Role: Actor (as Alice Paul)
(movie, 2004)
···Red Dust
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sarah Barcant)
(movie, 2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor, Producer
(movie, 2003)
···The Core
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Maj. Rebecca Childs)
(movie, 2002)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ellie Burr)
(movie, 2001)
···The Affair of the Necklace
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Jeanne St. Remy de Valois)
(movie, 2000)
···The Gift
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Valerie Barksdale)
(movie, 1999)
···Boys Don't Cry
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Brandon Teena)
(movie, 1998)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sylvia Orsini)
(movie, 1997)
···Dying to Belong
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lisa Connors)
(movie, 1997)
···The Sleepwalker Killing
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Lauren Schall)
Genre: Horror
Role: Actor (as Michelle Poter)
(movie, 1996)
···Terror in the Family
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Deena Marten)
(movie, 1995)
···Quiet Days in Hollywood
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lolita)
(movie, 1994)
···The Next Karate Kid
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Julie Pierce)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Patty Yaklich)
(movie, 1992)
···Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Kimberly Hannah)
(series, 1990)
···Evening Shade
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Aimee #1 (1991-1992))