Who is Hilary Duff?
Being successful is merely a luck, if you are passionate enough then Success becomes habit. Today we will talk about a young female celebrity who is very famous in Hollywood for her dazzling array of professional career. We are talking about the 31-year-old Hilary Duff, an American actress, singer, songwriter, designer, producer, and author.
Hilary Duff, a former teen idol became a massive celebrity at her young age and is still a sensational personality. She is famous for her titular character of the hit TV series, Lizzie McGuire. From her career, Duff has amassed a giant net worth and has won numerous awards. Without any ado, let's know in full detail about this gorgeous female phenomenon.
Hilary Duff was born as Hilary Erhard Duff on September 28, 1987, in Houston, Texas, United States. As of 2019, Duff's age is 31 years and her birth sign is Libra. Her parents are Robert Erhard Duff and Susan Colleen, a homemaker turned film and music producer. Duff and her older sister named Haylie Duff was raised between Houston and San Antonio.
Her mother encouraged both Hilary and Haylie to enrolled in acting, singing and ballet classes. The siblings earned roles in local theater productions, and later participated in a touring Ballet production of The Nutcracker. The pair also modeled for various clothing brands. In 1993, the Duff sisters and their mother moved to California. Due to her acting career, Duff was home-schooled from the age of eight.
Hilary appeared in the titular character of the Disney Channel series, Lizzie McGuire. She quickly became a teen idol and household name. Disney Company made an estimated $100 million from the show merchandise alone by marketing through soundtracks, books, dolls, toys, and video games based on Duff's character.
Hilary debuted with the 2002 feature film, Human Nature. In 2003, she appeared in the film, Agent Cody Banks with Frankie Muniz. The same year she released her second studio album, 'Metamorphosis' which went triple platinum and sell over five million copies within its first two years of release.
In 2019, she appeared in the American horror thriller film, The Haunting of Sharon Tate. In January 2019, Duff invested with Chelsea Handler for cosmetics line Nudestix.
Hilary Duff's Married, Husband, Kids
Let's talk about Hilary Duff's personal life. She has been married twice and is the mother of two children. Hilary just recently got engaged to Matthew Koma, an American singer, songwriter, DJ and record producer. The couple has been in a relationship since 2017.
“He asked me to be his wife,” 31-year-old, Duff captioned photos of her and her fiance, flashing a diamond-dripping ring finger on May 9, 2019, on her Instagram.
Hilary and her soon to be husband, Matthew has a daughter named Banks Violet Bair born on October 25, 2018. Well, Duff delivered her daughter via a home water birth.
Apart from Banks, Hilary also has another child named Luca Cruz Comrie from her first marriage with Canadian NHL player, Mike Comrie. Duff and Mike engaged in February 2010 and they married in August 2010.
The former couple welcomed their son Luca in March 2012. However, in january 2014, Duff and Comrie announced their separation. Afterward, their divorce was finalized in February 2016. Afterward, Duff dated personal trainer Jason Walsh from August 2015 until November 2016.
Now let's talk about Duff's past relationship and affairs. In 2001, she began dating her fellow teen star, Aaron Carter. They continued their on-off relationship for three years before ending their relationship. In July 2004, Duff then 16 began dating singer Joel Madden who was 25 at that time. After two years they broke up.
As of 2019, Hilary is relishing a happy life with her fiance, Matthew Koma and their children.
Hilary Duff's Net Worth
The hot and sexy Hilary Duff has a stunning net worth of $25 Million as of 2019. Throughout her career, Hilary has amassed an unbelievable fame and money. This gorgeous actress earns a significant amount of money from her versatile professional career as singer, producer, businesswoman, designer, and author. For your information Jordyn Taylor is another female celebrity who also has higher earnings.
Hilary, the former teen idol celebrity has appeared in Hollywood's blockbuster movies and television hit shows. Here take a look at some of her movies box-office collections:
|2003||Agent Cody Banks||$58.8 million|
|2003||The Lizzie McGuire Movie||$55.5 million|
|2003||Cheaper by the Dozen||$190.2 million|
|2004||A Cinderella Story||$70.1 million|
Apart from her acting and singing career, Hilary Duff is also a businesswoman and suthor. She has launched a series of fashion lines such as Stuff by Duff, Femme for DKNY, Muse x Hilary Duff, a collaborative effort with GlassesUSA. Also, she has invested in a number of business ranging from cosmetics to children products.
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Duff is often called as an inspiration by many celebrities including Miley Cyrus, Selena Gomez, etc. Also, Duff has sold an estimated 15 million records since her debut in 2002.
Hilary Duff House and Cars
As of 2019, Hilary along with her fiance and sons resides in Los Angeles in a stunning house. The home of actress Hilary Duff illustrates her passion for design and her unique, free spirit. As a designer herself, Duff collaborated with other interior decorators to renovate her home.
The resulting look is a mix of contemporary pieces and antique that gives the space a unique vintage appeal.
When you have millions of dollars in your bank account then certainly you might want to spend it on luxury vehicles. The multi millionaire Hilary Duff is no exception as she owns many luxury cars - Range Rover Sport, Aston Martin DB9, Volvo S60R and Mercedes-Benz G500. Additionally, she also owns a private jet and electric boat.
Hilary Duff Philanthropy
Apart from having successful career, Duff is also involved in various philanthropic activities. In 2005, she donated $250,000 and over 2.5 million meals to Hurricane Katrina victims in the southern US.
Additionally, Hilary organizes youth and kids empowerment programs, online charity programs and numerous helpful activities.
Hilary Duff's Facts
Hilary Duff has a height of 1.57m (5 feet 2 inch) and has a body weight of 55 kgs or 121 lbs. Likewise, she has a body measurement of 34-26-35 inches. She has hazel eyes and blonde hair.
Do you know? Duff was placed at #23 on the annual Hot 100 Women list compiled by Maxim. She has remained on the list ever since in addition to being regularly listed on the annual FHM list of the 100 Sexiest Women (she peaked at #8 in 2008).