Hilary Duff

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Hilary Duff

Duff at The Heart Truth's 2009 Red Dress Collection
Born Hilary Erhard Duff
September 28, 1987 (1987-09-28) (age 27)
Houston, Texas, U.S.
Occupation Actress, author, entrepreneur, recording artist
Years active 1997–present
Relatives Haylie Duff (sister)
Website
hilaryduff.com

Hilary Erhard Duff[1] (often mistakenly spelled as Hillary Duff) (born September 28, 1987) is an American actress and singer. She got famous by being in the television show Lizzie McGuire. Since then, she has gone onto a movie career, with roles in mainstream pictures. Among the movies she plays in are Cheaper by the Dozen, The Perfect Man, A Cinderella Story, Raise Your Voice, Material Girls and independent movies such as War, Inc. and Greta. Duff has also ventured into a music career as a pop musician, releasing 8 albums (for example Most Wanted, Dignity, Metamorphosis, Hilary Duff) and 15 music videos (for example Reach Out, With Love, Stranger, Wake Up, So Yesterday, Come Clean). Lately she has also ventured into a fashion career as a designer for DKNY, with her new line Femme for DKNY.

Filmography[change | change source]

Film
Year Film Role Notes
2001 Human Nature Young Lila Jute
2003 Agent Cody Banks Natalie Connors
The Lizzie McGuire Movie Lizzie McGuire/Isabella Parigi
Cheaper by the Dozen Lorraine Baker
2004 A Cinderella Story Samantha "Sam" Montgomery (Cinderella)
Raise Your Voice Teresa "Terri" Fletcher
2005 The Perfect Man Holly Hamilton
Cheaper by the Dozen 2 Lorraine Baker
2006 Material Girls Tanzania "Tanzie" Marchetta also Producer
2008 War, Inc. Yonica Babyyeah
2009 What Goes Up Lucy Premiered at the 3rd Annual Buffalo Niagara Film Festival
Greta Greta also Executive Producer
Stay Cool Shasta O'Neil Premiered at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival
2010 Provinces of Night Raven Halfacre [Post-production] [2]
The Story of Bonnie and Clyde Bonnie Parker [Pre-production]
unreleased Foodfight! Sunshine Goodness (Voice only)
movies made for television or video
Year Title Role Distributor
1998 Casper Meets Wendy Wendy 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
1999 The Soul Collector Ellie CBS
2002 Cadet Kelly Kelly Disney Channel
2004 In Search of Santa Crystal Miramax Family Films
2010 The Business of Falling in Love Lane Daniels ABC Family
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2001–2004 Lizzie McGuire Lizzie McGuire Lead role
2009 Gossip Girl Olivia Burke Recurring character (Season 3, Multiple Episodes)
Television guest appearances
Year Title Role Notes
2000 Chicago Hope Jessie Seldon "Cold Hearts" (Season 6, Episode 17)
2003 American Dreams Shangri-Las "Change a Comin" (Season 2, Episode 8)
George Lopez Stephanie "Team Leader" (Season 2, Episode 22)
2004 Frasier Britney "Frasier-Lite" (Season 11, Episode 12)
2005 Joan of Arcadia Dylan Samuels "The Rise & Fall of Joan Girardi" (Season 2, Episode 14)
George Lopez Kenzie "George's Grand Slam" (Season 4, Episode 19)
2007 The Andy Milonakis Show Herself "Andy Moves to L.A." (episode 1, season 3)
2009 Ghost Whisperer Morgan Jeffries "Thrilled to Death" (Season 4, Episode 19)
Law & Order: SVU Ashlee Walker "Selfish" (Season 10, Episode 19)

Discography[change | change source]

Studio albums
  • Santa Claus Lane (2002)
  • Metamorphosis (2003)
  • Hilary Duff (2004)
  • Dignity (2007)
Compilation albums
  • Most Wanted (2005)
  • 4Ever (2006)
  • Best of Hilary Duff (2008)
Live albums
  • Live At Gibson Amphitheatre - August 15th, 2007 (2009)

References[change | change source]

  1. Middle name reference can be found in Hilary Duff: All Access (2005) by Rettenmund, Matthew. U.S.: Berkley Trade. p. 2. ISBN 0-425-20519-3 (U.S.).
  2. Hotz, Amy. "Hilary Duff among actors filming 'Provinces' in Pender County." Star News Online. April 24, 2009.

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