With two Academy Awards, two Golden Globes, two Critics' Choice Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award to boast, at just 49 years old, American actress Hilary Swank has earned her place in a town filled with talent and fame! Join us in taking a look back at her best movies so far!
Hilary Swank's Best Movies
At just 18, Hilary Swank would make her acting debut in comedy horror film Buffy the Vampire Slayer. While a small role, the part would lead to her breakthrough role as the lead in 1994's The Next Karate Kid, the fourth installment in The Karate Kid series.
Using her gymnastics skills, Hilary excelled in the role and received glowing reviews! This would only be the beginning of Hilary's rise to fame!
Hilary Swank would continue to prove herself with 1999's biographical Boys Don't Cry. Taking on the part of trans man "Brandon Teena", Hilary delivered one of her best performances to date.
Critics regarded her as one of the best female performances of 1999 earning her both the Golden Globe and Academy Award for Best Actress, and this would only be the start of an impressive career to come!