Jul. 1st, 1982
Sterling, Virginia, USA
Hilarie Burton's Main TV Roles
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Hilarie was born and raised in Sterling Park, Virginia. She is the oldest of four children and describes her family as tight-knit. Hilarie developed a passion for acting early in life. Shortly after moving to New York to go to school and pursuing her acting dream, she landed the coveted job of VJ at MTV. She won a guest spot interviewing on the red carpet for MTV and did so well she ended up with a job.
- Her hobbies are collecting antiques, knitting, and crocheting.
- She is the oldest of four children. She has three younger brothers-Billy, Johnny, and Conrad - whom she nicknamed Billy Awesome, Jonny Kickass, and C-Rock.
- Attended Fordham University at Lincoln Center.
- Was not allowed to watch MTV growing up.
- Ranked #77 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.
- Her _"One Tree Hill" (2003)_ (qv) character Peyton, works with her mother Ellie ('Sheryl Lee' (qv)), who battles breast cancer, on a compilation CD called "Friends with Benefit" to benefit the National Breast Cancer Foundation. That CD was actually released as a tie-in album, with a portion of its proceeds going directly to the National Breast Cancer Foundation to assist in their efforts to promote early detection awareness among young women.
- Her favorite movies are: Funny Lady and Coal Miner's Daughter.
- Bought a Gold 1986 Mercedes in March 2004.