Hilary Swank * Amelia Earhart
Hilary Swank was born on July 30, 1974. She’s from Bellingham, Washington. Hilary grew up in a trailer home with a love of acting and swimming. At age 16, Hilary's mother moved to Hollywood so Hilary could focus on acting. Four years later, Swank won the lead part in The Next Karate Kid. She also got a role on Beverly Hills, 90210 but was later fired. That firing freed her up to star in Boys Don't Cry, for which Hilary Swank won her first Oscar. Hilary would go on to win another Oscar for the 2004 movie Million Dollar Baby.
Hilary Swank is married to Chad Lowe, her husband since September 28, 1997. Hilary Swank enjoys the outdoors, sky diving, river rafting, and skiiing.
Hilary Swank plays the part of Amelia Earhart in the movie "Amelia". Amelia Earhart is a legendary pilot who disappeared in 1937 while attempting to fly across the Pacific Ocean.
Hilary Swank Kisses Her Bird
After starring as Amelia Earhart, Hilary Swank will take on another true life character in her next movie "Conviction". She will play Betty Anne Waters in the story about a woman who goes back to law school to free her brother from prison after his murder conviction.