Hilary Duff

Hilary Duff

TV Actress

Hilary Erhard Duff is an American actress and singer. She is the recipient of various accolades, including seven Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, four Teen Choice Awards and two Young Artist Awards.

Full Name
Hilary Erhard Duff
Sep 28, 1987
5′ 2″
Net Worth


Hilary Erhard Duff was born on September 28, 1987, in Houston, Texas. Her zodiac sign is Libra and her ethnicity is German, English, Irish, and Scottish-American. She is the daughter of Robert Erhard Duff, a partner in a chain of convenience stores and Susan Colleen (née Cobb), a homemaker turned film and music producer. She has an older sister named Haylie Duff. Hilary attended several schools including Garden Grove Elementary School, Messmer Middle School and Monte Vista High School.

Hilary became interested in acting at a young age and appeared in various commercials as well as made her stage debut when she was six years old in the production of “The Nutcracker Suite”. In 1998 she was cast as one of the children in the pilot episode of “True Women” but the series did not get picked up by CBS. The following year she was cast as the titular character “Lizzie McGuire” in the Disney Channel Original Series which ran for two seasons from 2001 to 2004. During this time she also released two studio albums that were certified multi-platinum by RIAA including Metamorphosis (2003) and Hilary Duff (2004). In 2005 she also starred alongside Chad Michael Murray and Jennifer Coolidge in A Cinderella Story which grossed over $70 million worldwide. 

In 2007 she starred alongside Jason Ritter in War Inc., which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival before being released theatrically. Since then she has appeared in various television series such as “Gossip Girl” (2008), “Raising Hope” (2010-2011), “Two and a Half Men” (2012) and most recently “Younger” where she stars as Kelsey Peters since 2015. She has also released four studio albums over the course of her career including Dignity (2007). Outside of acting Hilary holds investments in multiple businesses such as Femme Fatale Cosmetics, BeautyMint LLC, Real Food Daily Restaurants, Carpe Diem Beauty Products etc.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1987</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Hilary Duff is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On September 28, 1987, Hilary Duff was born in Houston, Texas.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2001</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role in Lizzie McGuire</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Hilary lands her first starring role in the Disney Channel Original Series, Lizzie McGuire.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2002</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Movie Debut in "Cadet Kelly"</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Hilary makes her feature film debut in the Disney Channel Original Movie Cadet Kelly.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2003</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">First Music Album Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Hilary releases her first album, Metamorphosis, which went multi-platinum and spawned four successful singles.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2006</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Leading Role in Cheaper by the Dozen 2</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Hilary stars as Lorraine Baker in the sequel to the 2003 comedy, Cheaper by the Dozen.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Leading Role in Younger</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Hilary stars as Kelsey Peters in the TV Land comedy series, Younger.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starring Role in The Haunting of Sharon Tate</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Hilary plays the lead role in the biographical horror film, The Haunting of Sharon Tate.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's a Great Role Model</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Hilary Duff is a great role model for young girls and women. She is an example of how to be successful in the entertainment industry while still being a kind and good person. She is also an advocate for positive body image and self-love.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's a Talented Actress</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Hilary Duff is an incredibly talented actress. Her roles have spanned from TV shows to movies and she has been able to bring each character to life in her own unique way. She has won multiple awards for her acting skills and continues to make great films.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's A Philanthropist</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Hilary Duff is dedicated to helping those in need and giving back to her community. She has donated both time and money to numerous charities and is an advocate for causes such as animal rights, children’s rights, and environmental causes. </p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Has Two Albums Certified Gold</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Hilary Duff has two albums - Metamorphosis and Hilary Duff - that have been certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Founded Her Own Production Company</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2014, Hilary Duff founded her own production company, dubbed "Odd Bird," which focuses on developing projects for TV, film, and digital platforms.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Appeared in Broadway Musicals</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Hilary Duff has appeared in two Broadway musicals - Hairspray and The Little Mermaid.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Became a New York Times Bestselling Author</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2011, Hilary Duff released her first novel, Elixir, which went on to become a New York Times bestseller.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Launched Her Own Makeup Line</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2019, Hilary Duff launched her own makeup line, called "Flawless by Hilary Duff," which features eyeshadows, lipsticks, blushes, and bronzers.</p></div>


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