MILEY CYRUS; Brief Bio
Inborn Destiny Hope Cyrus on November 23, 1992, in Nashville is an iconic singer and actress. She is the daughter of Leticia Jean Cyrus and father’s Billy Ray Cyrus, a popular American actor, songwriter and singer. A lot of people know him for his 1992 single, “Achy Breaky Heart.” As a baby, she smiled a lot, so she as nicknamed “Miley.” She is known to have a deep connection with her paternal grandfather. In her autobiography, Miley emphasized a lot on the importance of family. She has a sister, Noah Cyrus, who is both an actor and a musician, and a younger brother, Braison Cyrus. She also has three half-siblings, Brandi Cyrus her elder sister and two elder brothers, Trace Cyrus and Christopher Cody. Miley Cyrus is one of the most highly talented celebrities in the entertainment industry with a solid and inspiring career.
EARLY LIFE AND CHILDHOOD
Miley attended heritage elementary school in Franklin, Tennessee. At Aged 8, the family moved to Toronto, Canada. Miley got her first inspiration to take up a career in acting after she watched her father act in “Doc,” a television series back in the day. Miley has always had a growing passion for acting. At an early age, she began taking classes in acting and singing at the Armstrong Studio in Toronto, Canada. Miley furthered her education by enrolling at options for youth charter schools. She has been relentless in perfecting her craft as she had been reported to be studying at the sets of popular television shows with an appointed private tutor.
She got her first acting role in 2001 in the “Doc” series; a family medical drama series which her dad was part of the acting crew. Her dad also composed the theme music of the movie. In 2003, Miley starred in ‘Big Fish,’ a golden globe nominated fantasy adventure film where she played the role of “Ruthie,” an eight-year-old girl. Miley Cyrus starred in “Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert,” which was a Walt Disney picture 3D concert film of the tour in February 2009. Bruce Hendricks directed it. The box office earnings of the movie did worth over $31 million. In the same year, she stared in a computer-animated film, Bolt, where she played the character “Penny.” Chris Williams and Bryon Howard directed the movie.
As she turned 10, Miley has this unwavering determination to be an actress, and she was committed to making it a reality. Her first big break came very close to her 11th birthday in 2007 when she landed the lead role in Hannah Montana, a Disney TV show, which became a hit. In the show, she played the role of a young girl with two different personalities, a pop celebrity (Hannah) and an everyday teen (Stewart). In the Hannah Montana sitcom, Miley sang and danced her way to the hearts of children worldwide.
Her family had to make the sacrifice of moving from Toronto, Canada to Los Angeles, California, so for continuous shooting of the sitcom. Disney’s Hannah Montana was debuted on March 24, 2006. It was a huge success, becoming a children’s favorite. A soundtrack CD of the show was released on October 24 under Walt Disney Records. In the United States, this soundtrack rose to become the eighth bestselling soundtrack of the year, selling about 3.5 million copies.
HER SUCCESS AND ACHIEVEMENT
Despite her controversial nature, at the age of 17, Miley Cyrus was 9th on the list of the top 20 world’s richest female singers of all time. Her net worth was over 160 million dollars. The LGBTQ community benefits from Miley’s advocacy. In just a short period of her career, she got nominated for the Golden Globe and American Music Award.
Her role in the films she has starred in has won her lots of nominations; aside from being a recipient of Teen Choice Award, MTV Movie Awards and People’s Choice Award.
Being beautiful and talented, a lot of attention has always been on her. She had a brief relationship with Nick Jonas in 2007. Miley also had a relationship with Carter Jenkins, Justin Gaston, and a few others. Liam Hemsworth and Miley Cyrus were paired in the last song, a 2010 movie written by Nicholas Spark. The duo started a relationship that was publicized on social media. They were both accused of cheating when they were dating. Later on, they had a few rough patches in their relationship; breaking up and reuniting for a few times before they finally tied the knot in 2018.
Miley Cyrus has always been a controversial public figure. A few years after the sitcom that brought her to the limelight, Miley must have gotten tired of still being constantly referred to as Hannah Montana. Her rapid shift from a teenage sensation to a wild girl was absolutely shocking. From her admitting to using marijuana publicly, switching her style to wearing disturbing outfits in stage performances, Hannah Montana couldn’t be found in Miley anymore.
She isn’t a stranger to negative press or bad publicity. One of the very first of such was when she was 16, where photos of her wearing just underwear were leaked on the internet. After her controversial performance at the 2013 MTV video music award with Robin Thicke, critics and fans alike through a slew of rage and shock responses at Miley.
Miley Cyrus served as the opening act for the cheetah girls on their 39-cities tour. “Hannah Montana 2 – Meet Miley Cyrus” was released on June 26, 2007. In its first week of release, it was number one on the billboard 200, selling over 326,000 copies. In the middle of the year, 1.5 million copies were sold across nations, therefore making it certified platinum.
Miley Cyrus is known to be consistent in putting out good music for her steady growing number of followers. Before the release of “Hannah Montana: the movie” project, “breakout” was released, becoming Miley’s second studio album. Blackout released in 2008 gave critics something to talk about as she received commendations for the album.