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 - 1998 2 More Events
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 In 2003, Tyler featured in the third and last installment of the series, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King. … Read More
2004 27 Years Old On December 14, 2004, she gave birth to a son, Milo William Langdon. … Read More
2005 28 Years Old In 2005, she appeared in Steve Buscemi's independent drama Lonesome Jim, where she was cast alongside Casey Affleck, as a single mother and nurse who reconnects with an old fling who has returned to their small town in Indiana after a failed run as a novelist in New York. … Read More


2008 31 Years Old In 2008, she starred in the home invasion horror film The Strangers with Scott Speedman, a film about a young couple who are terrorized one night by three masked assailants in their remote country house. … Read More
2011 34 Years Old 1 More Event
Tyler appeared in two films released in 2011: Super and The Ledge.
In 2014, Tyler made her television debut on the HBO series The Leftovers in a recurring role. … Read More
2015 38 Years Old On February 11, 2015 Tyler had her second son, Sailor Gene Gardner, who was born six weeks early.
In 2016 Tyler took on a role opposite Bel Powley in the fantasy/horror drama Wildling directed by Fritz Böhm. … Read More
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