Sep. 28th, 1987
Houston, Texas, USA
Hilary Duff's Main TV Roles
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Hilary Erhard Duff (born September 28, 1987), in Houston, Texas, to Bob and 'Susan Duff'. When Duff was six, she had been traveling in the Cechetti Ballet with her sister 'Haylie Duff' but decided she wanted to fulfill her dream of acting. Her first part was in the mini-series True Women (1997), but her first starring role was as "Ellie" in The Soul Collector (1999), for which she won a Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot (Supporting Young Actress) Young Artist Award.
Duff also starred in Casper Meets Wendy (1998) in 1998, in which she played the young witch "Wendy". Success came again as she took the role of the starring title character "Lizzie McGuire" in the #1 hit Disney Channel series Lizzie McGuire (2001). "Lizzie" was extremely successful and spawned The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003). In 2002, she made the Disney Channel movie Cadet Kelly (2002). Duff continues her upward spiral, guest-starring on TV shows, filming movies, recording albums and doing television concerts.
- Considered for the part of Lola in _Confessions of a Teenage Drama Queen (2004)_ (qv) but that part eventually went to 'Lindsay Lohan' (qv).
- Her clothing brand "stuff by duff" was also sold by Zellers. Zellers heavily advertised the clothing line on television in the summer of 2004.
- Her favorite episode of her hit show _"Lizzie McGuire" (2001)_ (qv) is First Kiss where her character Lizzie falls in love with the paperboy and shares a kiss with him.
- Named #58 in FHM magazine's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2006" supplement. (2006).
- Has appeared on _"Hollywood Squares" (1998)_ (qv) twice, once with big sister, 'Haylie Duff' (qv).
- Donated many signed head-shots to 'Rocky Stone (I)' (qv) to be auctioned off to raise money to buy more toys for the Toy Mountain Campaign 2004. She was also very kind enough to give a personalized & signed head-shot to everyone listed in the "Special thank-you to:" section on http://www.rockyskidz.com site that helped out in this past years Toy Mountain Campaign 2003.
- In 2007, Forbes Magazine estimated her earnings for the year at $12 million.
- Ranked #72 on the Forbes Power 100 for 2007.