Haylie Duff who is American actress, producer, singer, song writer, as well as the food blogger was born on 19th February 1985. She is best known for portraying the role of Summer Wheatley in “Napoleon Dynamite, Sandy Jameson on television series “7th Heaven”, and Annie Nelson in made-for-television films “Loves Takes Wing” and its sequel “Love Finds a Home”. Although, she is popular by the named Haylie Duff, as a child, she was named as Haylie Katherine Duff. She is the native of Houston, Texas. She is the daughter of Robert Erhard Duff and wife Susan Colleen. Her father is a partner as well as owner of the chain of Convenience Stores along with his father John B. Duff whereas her mother is a homemaker and a film producer as well as a manager of her younger sister Hillary. Haylie is the elder sister of an actress as well as singer and song writer Hillary Duff.
At the beginning of her acting career, Duff started as an offshoot of her early dance training. From her early age, she used to do ballet. While she was at the age of eight, Duff landed a role in The Nutcracker Suite which was the production of Houston Metropolitan Dance Company. She made her film debut in The Addams Family Reunion after which she won the Young Artist Award for best supporting young actress for her performance. After that, she continued landing the roles in minor TV roles such as Chicago Hope, Boston Public, Third Watch and more. Her other television credits includes American Dreams, Nightmare, One on One, That’s So Raven, Complete Savages, Joan of Arcadia, 7th Heaven, Backwoods, Love Takes Wing, Love Finds a Home, My Nanny’s Secret, Fear Island, Holiday Engagement, Napoleon Dynamite, Home Invasion, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Massholes, All About Christmas Eve, Blackout, Christmas Belle, and Hats Off to Christmas.
She has also appeared as well as given voice for numbers of films such as Dreams in the Attic, The Newman, Napoleon Dynamite, Material Girls, Dishdogz, My Sexiest Year, Pretty Little Devils, Tug, Video Girl, Foodfight!, Desecrated, Golden Winter, Pennhurst, Taken by Grace, Slightly Single in L.A., The Costume Shop, The Wedding Pact, Muffin Top: A Love Story, Sweet Surrender, A Belle for Christmas, Badge of Honor, Naughty and Nice, and Ti Death Do Us Apart.
Prior to that, Hailey has also started her own which is called “Real Girl’s Kitchen. In addition to that, she has also recorded numbers of singles for the various sound tracks along with her sister. Some of her notable sound tracks are A Cinderella Story, In Search of Santa, Material Girls and The Lizzie McGuire Movie. She has also been featured on the album named Half a Klip which is of rapper Kool G Rap. She provided the background vocals on track titled On the Rise Again” which was produced by DJ Premier. She was also featured on the song titled “Baysitting is a Bum Deal” which is song of the album Family Guy. She sang duet together with Seth MacFarlane.
To talk about her personal life, Haylie has already got engaged. She announced about her engagement in the month of April in 2014. She got engaged to Matt Rosenberg after being in relationship with each other for one year. Later, the couple announced on December of 2014 that they are excepting their first child together who will be a daughter. Previous to that, she was in relationship with Charlie McDowell. They started dating each other in July of 2007 and remained together till November of the same year but has not married. After that, she also dated Nick Zano in 2008 and they were together till November of 2011.
Apart from that, she is now at the age of 29 and stands at the height of five feet and two inches. . She was featured on cover of the Maxim Magazine in its issue of January 2006. She was also featured in its Girls of Maxim Gallery. In addition to that, Hailey along with her sister Hillary are raked at number two on Favorite Famous Sisters on E!. She is a Christian and her favorite TV show is “Full House”. Besides that, she has also gone through plastic surgery of her nose and she has also reduced her chin. Hailey has also wrote as well as co-wrote several songs for her sister’s first two studio albums titled “Metamorphosis” and “Hillary Duff”. She also wrote the song Gypsy Queen which is based on the separation of their parents in the year 2006 for her fourth studio album Dignity. She has also co-wrote the song Holiday along with Hillary and Ryan Tedder for Hillary’s greatest hits album in 2008 called Best of Hillary Duff. She can be followed in twitter.