Hilary Erhard Duff is an American actor, singer and songwriter, businesswoman as well as a producer and writer.
Her acting career began as a child and soon became an teen idol due to her role as the main character in the TV show Lizzie McGuire and in the film that was based on the show, The Lizzie McGuire Movie. Hilary Duff Net Worth is estimate to be around $25 million
Hilary Erhard Duff (born September 28th (born on September 28, 1987) is an American performer, actress businesswoman, songwriter producer, and author.
Her acting career began as a child and soon became as a popular teen character as the lead character in the TV series Lizzie McGuire (2001-2004) and in the film that was based on the show, The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003). After that, she landed numerous lead parts in films like Cadet Kelly (2002), Agent Cody Banks (2003), Cheaper by the Dozen (2003) and A Cinderella Story (2004).
In the following years, she was in independent films, playing various adult-themed characters, such as a suicidal and young rebel In According to Greta (2009) and as the lead character in the infamous horror thriller The Haunting of Sharon Tate (2019) that was based on the Tate-LaBianca murders of real life.
Between 2015 and 2021 Duff played Kelsey Peters in the longest-running Original comedy show Younger in which she earned 2 People’s Choice Awards nominations for her performance.
Duff first gained attention in the world of music when she released her debut studio album with a Christmas theme, Santa Claus Lane (2002) via Walt Disney Records. The second album she released, Metamorphosis (2003) proved extremely popular, and topped all Billboard charts and being certified triple platinum.
It was also a commercial hit with significant success as well as gold and platinum certifications through the subsequent studio albums she that were released by Hollywood Records; Hilary Duff (2004), Most Wanted (2005) And Dignity (2007).
The latter album earned her praise for her experiments on dance-oriented music, in spite of not being a huge hit for the style at that point.
After a break from music, Duff signed with RCA Records for her fifth studio album Breathe In. Breathe Out. (2015) It debuts at the top of the list within the US, Canada and Australia. Apart from acting and music she also co-wrote three novels, starting by Elixir (2010) that was an New York Times best seller and was followed by successors Devoted (2011) as well as True (2013).
Duff’s successes in the field of entertainment has made her a the fashion industry with collections of her own like Stuff from Hilary Duff, Femme for DKNY and, most recently, her “Muse x Hilary Duff” collection, a joint venture with GlassesUSA which is believed with boosting sales at GlassesUSA for its top brands. Duff has also invested in several businesses that span from cosmetics to kids’ products.
In the year 2019 she was named Chief Brand Officer for Naturalena Brands’ “Happy Little Camper” and “Veeda” lines of products but the partnership was ended in 2021.
Duff is the center of attention from the media during her entire career. the media focused on her romantic relationships and public image, particularly her relationship to Aaron Carter and Joel Madden when she was a teen.
Duff was married two times before, first to former professional hockey player Mike Comrie from 2010 till 2016 and then to music musician and producer Matthew Koma since 2019.
Duff has also been recognized as an influencer by the next generation of Disney teenager stars like Miley Cyrus Demi Lovato Bridgit Mendler as well as Selena Gomez and has sold more than 15 million albums following her initial debut in 2002.
In her debut album, Duff’s music was characterized by significant pop, pop and rock influences.
Itis said that Duff stated that she was influenced by rock music when she was a kid as the primary reason that shaped the concept.
She teamed up on The Matrix for her second studio album, causing reviewers to compare her album with releases by artists like Avril Lavigne Ashlee Simpson or Lindsay Lohan.
These themes highlighted more heavily when she released her third studio album Hilary Duff. The album makes more use of powerful beats on guitar and drums.
Thealbum features strong drum and guitar beats. Duff wrote a number of songs with her co-writers on the album. lyrics addressing issues like critics, pursuing your dreams, and falling in love.
The new music included in her Most Wanted (2005) compilation album started to see Duff shift to an edgier and dance-friendly sound. The album was then expanded in her album of the same name, Dignity (2007). The album was heavily inspired Europop hip hop and rock roll.
Itwas Duff described the songs being “dance,” “rock,” and “electro. ” Duff co-wrote almost all single track on the album. It addressed subjects like her stalker, breakup from Joel Madden, and her divorce from her parents. After the album’s release reviewers said this album “slightly ahead of the times. “
The 2014 album from Duff, had an edgier, folk-influenced “earthy” indie pop sound[192in comparison to her last album.
The album’s first single was for “All About You” (2014) and, in addition to other instruments the track featured banjo and an acoustic tone.
In lieu of the original plan, Duff released a dance-pop album that incorporated EDM with the folk-pop sound that was originally thought to be the theme for the album. The album established Duff in the dance music genre as a artist.