Miley Ray Cyrus Biography
Birth Name - Destiny Hope Cyrus
Date of Birth - 23 November 1992
Franklin, Tennessee, USA
Nickname - Smiley, Miley
Height - 5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Daughter of singer/actor Billy Ray Cyrus and Leticia "Tish" Cyrus. Sister of Noah Lindsey Cyrus
Has five siblings: older paternal half-brother Christopher Cody, older maternal half-brother Trace, older maternal half-sister Brandi, and younger siblings Braison Chance and Noah Lindsey.
Her favorite sport is cheerleading.
Her favorite book is, "Don't Die, My Love."
Her favorite song by her Dad is "Achy Breaky Heart."
Has written over a hundred songs and some of them have been used on her show, "Hannah Montana" (2006).
Her favorite singers are Hilary Duff, Kelly Clarkson, Mariah Carey, and Ashlee Simpson.
Her favorite album is Kelly Clarkson's "Breakaway".
Her favorite movie is Steel Magnolias (1989).
Likes to eat Chinese food.
Favourite hobby is going shopping.
She loves to watch High School Musical (2006) (TV) with her sisters.
She has three dogs, Loco (because "It's crazy!"), Juicy (because of the clothing brand) and her newest dog, Minnie Pearl.
Miley was on the green team for 2 summers in a row in the Disney Channel Games.
She has never taken formal singing lessons (as of June 2007).
Started auditioning for Hannah Montana when she was 11 years old, She originally tried out for the part of Lilly Truscott.
Was ranked #17 on Forbes List of The 20 Top-Earning Young Superstars.(2007).
Ranked #12 on interview magazines Hollywood faces to watch "future stars of tomorrow".
In January 2008, she legally changed her name from Destiny Hope Cyrus to Miley Ray Cyrus. Ray is for her dad, Billy Ray Cyrus, and Miley was her nickname, given because as a baby, she always smiled. Smiley evolved into Miley in baby slang.
Released a 3D concert movie of her Best of Both Worlds Tour on February 1st, 2008. It became the highest grossing Super Bowl weekend release ever.
Was ranked #22 on Entertainment Weekly's '30 Under 30' the actress list. (2008).
Was ranked #1 on TV Guide Top 10 Teen Star Countdown (2008).
Befriended her backup dancer, Mandy Jiroux, while on tour. The two have a Youtube channel that they regularly update with new videos.
Personal quotes from Miley Ray Cyrus
Pink isn't just a color, it's an attitude!
Miley Ray Cyrus Filmography
The Hannah Montana Movie (2009) .... Hannah Montana / Miley Stewart
Bolt (2008) (post-production) .... Penny
"Hannah Montana" .... Hannah Montana / ... (48 episodes, 2006-2008)
- (We're So Sorry) Uncle Earl (2008) TV episode
- I Will Always Loathe You (2007) TV episode (as Miley Cyrus) .... Miley Stewart / Hannah Montana
- Bye Bye Ball (2007) TV episode (as Miley Cyrus) .... Miley Stewart / Hannah Montana
- Lilly's Mom Has Got It Goin' On (2007) TV episode (as Miley Cyrus) .... Miley Stewart / Hannah Montana
- That's What Friends Are For? (2007) TV episode (as Miley Cyrus) .... Hannah Montana / Miley Stewart
Hannah Montana: One in a Million (2008) (V) (as Miley Cyrus) .... Hannah Montana / Miley Stewart
"The Emperor's New School" .... Mudka's Meat Hut Waitress (2 episodes, 2007)
- Emperor's New Musical (2007) TV episode (voice) (as Miley Cyrus) .... Mudka's Meat Hut Waitress
- The Emperor's New Tuber/Room for Improvement (2007) TV episode (voice) (as Miley Cyrus) .... Mudka's Meat Hut Waitress
High School Musical 2 (2007) (TV) (as Miley Cyrus) .... Girl at Pool
... aka High School Musical 2: Extended Edition (USA: DVD box title)
"The Replacements" .... Celebrity Star (1 episode, 2007)
- The Frog Prince (2007) TV episode (voice) (as Miley Cyrus) .... Celebrity Star
"The Suite Life of Zack and Cody" .... Hannah Montana / ... (1 episode, 2006)
... aka TSL (USA: informal short title)
- That's So Suite Life of Hannah Montana (2006) TV episode (as Miley Cyrus) .... Hannah Montana / Miley Stewart
Big Fish (2003) (as Destiny Cyrus) .... Ruthie - Age 8
"Doc" .... Kylie (1 episode, 2003)
- Men in Tights (2003) TV episode (as Miley Cyrus) .... Kylie