Hilary Swank originally from Lincoln, USA. Her childhood was very complicated, under lots of pressure. Besides, of going through weird relationships of her parents, the family was very poor.
Date of Birth: July 30, 1974
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Duration of marriage: September 28, 1997 – November 1, 2007 (Chad Lowe)
Hilary dreamed about being an actress since 8 years old, she was sure that she would be a good performer, but she didn’t know she could achieve such a tremendous success. She started from second part roles in shows ‘Harry and the Hendersons’, ‘Evening Shade’, later in ‘Beverly Hills 90210’, ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’.
Eventually films ‘Million Dollar Baby’ and ‘Boys Don’t Cry’ brought Hilary Academy Awards. Hilary Swank admits that she did not have a hard time performing. It was natural for her. Talented brunette wanted it more than anything else and worked hard. What about other members of Hilary Swank family?
Stephen Michael Swank (father)
Stephen Michael worked as a Chief Master Sergeant. He left his family when Hilary was about six years old. They were not very back then, but recently Hilary and Stephen trying to catch up all that time, they have lost. They seem to be close as never. Hilary hosts her father and takes care of him, as Stephen recently had a lung transplant. Hilary has been his caretaker and saver. She treasure every minute spent with her dad and believes that family comes first.
Judy Swank (mother)
Year of Birth: 1949
Judy Swank is secretary, actress and dancer. She well known for her play in ‘Teens Wanna Know’ and ‘Heartwood’. Judy had complicated relationships with her husband, and after separation was taking care of her daughter and facing life difficulties. She saw potential in Hilary and believed in her talent.
That is why Judy moved to Los Angeles, when Hilary was sixteen and took her young unknown star to different auditions. They had no money, lived in a car, but achieved what they hunted for. Last year Hilary and Judy were together at the Huading Global Film Awards in LA. You should only see how proud was Judy of her daughter!
Daniel Swank (brother)
Year of Birth: 1982
Daniel is older brother. Sadly, he had to leave his home in early teens. He has wife, Tracey Smith, but they have instance relationships, kind of on the edge. Hilary loves Dan, but at the same time cannot get along with her sister-in-law.