Lindsay Lohan

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Lindsay Lohan
Lohan in Los Angeles, California, August 14, 2012
Lohan in Los Angeles, California, August 14, 2012
Background information
Birth nameLindsay Dee Lohan
BornJuly 02,1986 (age:33)
The Bronx Borough,New York,USA.
Genrespop, pop rock
Occupation(s)Actress, model, singer
Years active1989–present

Lindsay Dee Lohan (born July 02, 1986) is an American actress and singer. She has acted in several movies, including The Parent Trap, Life-Size, Get A Clue, Freaky Friday, Mean Girls, Confessions of a Drama Queen, Herbie Fully Loaded, Just My Luck, Georgia Rule and Labor Pains. Early life. Lindsay Lohan was born on July 02, 1986, in The Bronx borough of New York City, and grew up in Merrick and Cold Spring Harbor on Long Island, New York. She is the eldest child of Dina and Michael Lohan.

Early life[change | change source]

Lohan's parents are Dina Lohan[1] and Michael Lohan,[2] both of whom are of Irish and Italian descent. She has a sister named Ali Lohan. Lindsay Dee Lohan was born in The Bronx borough of New York City, on July 02,1986, to Dina Lohan and Michael Lohan. She began her career at age three as a Ford model, and also made appearances in over sixty television commercials, including spots for The Gap, Pizza Hut, Wendy's, and Jell-O (opposite Bill Cosby). Lohan made her acting debut in 1996 as the third actress to play Ali Fowler in the television drama Another World (1964). Shortly afterward she was hand-picked by Oscar-nominated writer Nancy Meyers as estranged twin sisters in an adaptation by Walt Disney Pictures of a novel by Erich Kästner, which marked Meyers' directorial debut. Lohan's first feature film, The Parent Trap (1998), a remake of The Parent Trap (1961), was a modest commercial success, earning her widespread critical acclaim and a Young Artist award for Best Leading Young Actress in a Feature Film, as well as Blockbuster Entertainment and YoungStar award nominations.After signing a three-movie contract with Disney, she returned to the small screen to star in the made-for-TV movies The Wonderful World of Disney: Life-Size (2000) (opposite Tyra Banks) and Get a Clue (2002) (opposite Bug Hall). She also appeared as Rose in the pilot episode of the short-lived comedy series Bette (2000), which starred Bette Midler. In June 2001 Lohan took a brief hiatus from acting. Her music career was launched over a year later, when Estefan Enterprises made a five-album production deal with her in September 2002, and she signed a recording contract with the reactivated Casablanca Records.

Movie career[change | change source]

The movies Parent Trap and Mean Girls made Lohan popular in the United States. They also showed her talent in singing. She plays the guitar and has done many singing parts.

Music career[change | change source]

She first sang in the soundtrack of the movie Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen.

In 2004, she released her first album named Speak. In 2005, her second album, A Little More Personal (RAW) was released. Now, in recent years she has been working on a new album with Ne-Yo, Snoop Dogg, Timbaland. This album was released at the end of 2008.

Personal life[change | change source]

Between 2008 and 2009 Lohan dated Samantha Ronson. However, Lohan now identifies as heterosexual.[3] She had a miscarriage in 2013.[4]

In May 2011, Lohan was convicted of misdemeanor theft of a $2,500 necklace from a jewelry store in Venice Beach.[5]

Filmography[change | change source]

Films[change | change source]

Year Film Role Notes
1998 The Parent Trap Hallie Parker / Annie James Main role
2000 Life-Size Casey Stewart[6] TV
2002 Get a Clue Lexy Gold TV movie by Disney Channel Original Movie
2003 Freaky Friday Anna Coleman Main role
2004 Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen Mary Elizabeth "Lola" Steppe Main role
Mean Girls Cady Heron Main role
2005 Herbie: Fully Loaded Margaret "Maggie" Peyton Main role
2006 Just My Luck Ashley Albright Main role
A Prairie Home Companion Lola Johnson Supporting role
Bobby Diane Huber Supporting role
2007 I Know Who Killed Me Aubrey Fleming / Dakota Moss Main Role
2008 Dare to Love Me La Ritana Main role / filming
2010 Machete TBA Supporting role
2012 Liz and Dick Main role TV movie
2012 Scary Movie 5 Herself Credited
2013 The Canyons Tara Supporting Role

Television[change | change source]

Albums[change | change source]

Singles[change | change source]

Year Single Album
2004 "Rumors" Speak
2005 "Over" Speak
"First" Speak
"Confessions of a Broken Heart (Daughter to Father)" A Little More Personal (Raw)
2006 "I Live for the Day" A Little More Personal (Raw)
2008 "Bossy" Untitled third album

References[change | change source]

  1. "For Lohan Matriarch, Like Daughter, Like Mother". The New York Times. 2008-10-22. Archived from the original on 2013-05-24. Retrieved 2013-1-30. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  2. "Lindsay Lohan". Rolling Stone. Retrieved 2013-1-30. Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  4. CNN, Breeanna Hare. "Lindsay Lohan: Miscarriage interrupted 'Lindsay' filming". CNN.
  5. "Lindsay Lohan pleads "no contest" to $2,500 necklace theft".
  6. "Review of Life Size at, stating the name of Lohan's character as "Casey Stewart"". Retrieved 15 April 2007.

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