"Hilary Ann Swank" is an American actress and producer. She has won two Academy Awards for Academy Award for Best Actress/Best Actress and has received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2007.
Swank made her film debut in a minor role for Buffy the Vampire Slayer (film)/Buffy the Vampire Slayer, before she made her breakthrough role/breakout lead role in the fourth installment of the The Karate Kid franchise, The Next Karate Kid in 1994. On television, she was cast as part of the main cast in the Beverly Hills, 90210 (season 8)/eighth season of the drama series Beverly Hills 90210 as single mother Carly Reynolds from 1997 to 1998. Swank garnered critical acclaim for her portrayal of Brandon Teena in the 1999 biographical independent film/independent film Boys Don't Cry (film)/Boys Don't Cry, which earned her the Academy Award for Best Actress and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama. She starred in Clint Eastwood's 2004 sports drama film Million Dollar Baby as struggling-waitress-turned-boxer Maggie Fitzgerald, which won her a second Oscar and Golden Globe for Best Actress.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actresses! More Hilary Swank on Wikipedia.