Swank endured a difficult childhood, plagued with poverty, living out of a car with her mom while trying to land roles in Hollywood.Her screen acting work has been met with great success but also numerous box-office failures. Born on July 30, 1974, in Lincoln, Nebraska (some sources say Bellingham, Washington). Her parents had a strained relationship, and her father left the family when she was 6 years old.Pals Tobey Maguire, Hilary Swank, Benicio Del Toro, and Alejandro Iñárritu also joined in on the fun to celebrate Leo's victory. Heidi Klum and Rita Ora fulfilled all of our fashion dreams in their PHENOMENAL gowns during the Bambi Awards (cutest award show name EVER! Video: Watch Rita's Latest Clip For Heidi channeled Grace Kelly in a strapless and backless purplish-burgundy gown with stunningly voluminous skirt.No words yet on if anything went down after the parents called it a night — but we have a feeling the party didn't stop there for the 41-year-old bachelor! The model and entrepreneur was also honored with a Bambi Award in Fashion tonight! Her Christian Louboutin pumps were really hot on their own, but we don't think they quite fit with the vibrant dress.photo shoot, her eyelids caked with smoky shadow and her hair volumized to the hilt, she’s rummaging through a sandwich-size plastic bag of tablets with the focus of a junkie preparing for her next hit.“This is my Aloe C, which I dissolve in water,” she says, brandishing a giant orange pill. This one’s for my immune system, and this one is my Brain Wave—it’s great, like if I have a lot of lines to memorize.” Swank takes nearly 45 supplements a day, tossing them into her mile-wide maw at various hours according to a carefully determined schedule.Rita swept down the red carpet in an elaborate Marchesa creation that featured a beaded lace bodice with low-cut neckline and tiered ruffle ombre skirt. She also performed and got her own award to take home! Hilary Swank was a glowing vision at the ASPCA's 18th Annual Bergh Ball honoring both her and Edie Falco at The Plaza Hotel in New York on Thursday. ] The actress was fabulously attired in a turquoise Christian Siriano dress with an asymmetrical peplum detail and contrast lime green lining! Yet that not-so-great shoe choice was immediately remedied by the presence of an impossibly cute puppy!See more pics of Hilary and the pup in the gallery (above)! The 40-year-old stunna flashed her fit figure on the red carpet in a Giambattista Valli cream and black two piece.
The film was based on the true story of a young Nebraskan who is beaten, raped, and eventually murdered when his physical gender is discovered.“I just took my most important ones, which are my Oz Garcia Longevity Pak,” she continues, rattling the empty green packet.“I shoved them in my mouth right before I met you, which I actually shouldn’t do, because I choked on my vitamins once before.”A devotee of celebrity nutritionist Oz Garcia for the past seven years, Swank sees her regimen as one of the secrets to her success. The Longevity Pak is so awesome,” she says, eyes shining.In 1990 Swank and her mother, Judy Swank, moved to Los Angeles area where they, for a short period of time, impoverished and lived out their car. Her willingness to pursue an acting career resulted in her appearance in "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" released in 1992.It is a movie tells a flighty teenage girl learns that she is her generation's destined battler of vampires.