Liv Tyler

Actress + Model
Born Jul 1, 1977

Liv Rundgren Tyler is an American actress and model. She is the daughter of Aerosmith's lead singer, Steven Tyler, and Bebe Buell, model and singer. Tyler began a career in modeling at the age of 14 but, after less than a year, she decided to focus on acting. She made her film debut in the 1994 film Silent Fall. She then appeared in supporting roles in Empire Records (1995), Heavy (1996) and That Thing You Do! (1996).… Read More

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Her mother named her after Norwegian actress Liv Ullmann, after seeing Ullmann on the cover of the March 5, 1977 issue of TV Guide. … Read More


1991 14 Years Old The truth about Tyler's paternity did not become public until six years later in 1991, when she changed her name from Rundgren to Tyler, but kept the former as a middle name. … Read More
1993 16 Years Old 1 More Event
They also have worked together professionally, once when she appeared in Aerosmith's music video for "Crazy" in 1993, and again when Aerosmith performed many of the songs in the film Armageddon (1998) in which Tyler starred. … Read More
1994 17 Years Old Tyler made her feature film debut in Silent Fall in 1994, where she played the elder sister of a boy with autism.
1995 18 Years Old In 1995, she starred in the comedy drama Empire Records. … Read More
1996 19 Years Old Soon after, she landed a supporting role in James Mangold's 1996 drama Heavy as Callie, a naive young waitress. … Read More


1997 20 Years Old …  The following year, she appeared in Inventing the Abbotts in 1997, in which she played the daughter of Will Patton and Barbara Williams' characters. … Read More
1998 21 Years Old In 1998, Tyler began dating British musician Royston Langdon of the band Spacehog.
In a 2001 interview with The Guardian, she said that she initially turned down the role in Armageddon; "I really didn't want to do it at first and I turned it down a couple of times, but the biggest reason I changed my mind was because I was scared of it. … Read More
2003 26 Years Old Tyler is an active supporter of the charitable United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). She was appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador for the United States in 2003.
In November 2004, she hosted the lighting of the UNICEF Snowflake in New York City.


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2012 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In the video released on February 7, 2012, Liv Tyler covered the INXS song "Need You Tonight".
In 2014 she appeared in Space Station 76, a film directed by Jack Plotnick, starring also Matt Bomer and Patrick Wilson.
2015 38 Years Old On February 11, 2015 Tyler had her second son, Sailor Gene Gardner, who was born six weeks early.
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