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Hilary Duff was born in Houston, Texas on September 28, 1987, the second of two children. Her older sister Haylie Duff would also later become an actress.
As children, both Hilary and Haylie enrolled in singing, acting and ballet classes. This led to local theater productions. The sisters moved to Los Angeles with their mother in 1993 to pursue more acting opportunities. They quickly joined the audition circuit and eventually landed many commercials between the two of them.
In 1997, Hilary landed a minor uncredted role in a Hallmark Entertainment series called True Women. In 1998 she landed her first major starring role in the movie Casper Meets Wendy. She proceed to earn additional film and television roles throughout the end of the 1990s.