Hilary Swank

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Moving to Los Angeles as a teen to pursue her dreams of acting, Hilary Swank and her mother reportedly lived out of an old car for a few weeks.  Luckily 13-year old Hillary quickly started getting roles, so they were able to find more permanent accommodations.  The Oscar-winner has called her mother the inspiration for her acting career and her life.

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