The former Lizzie McGuire actress stars in How I Met Your Father and opens up about her nude Women’s Health cover
Duff said she became comfortable with her body after the birth of her second child as she opened up about body positivity.
Who is Hilary Duff?
The Texas film, television star and singer first rose to fame 20 years ago on the Disney Channel series Lizzie McGuire and Cadet Kelly.
Since then, the 34-year-old has starred in films like Cheaper by the Dozen and A Cinderella Story, and released her own music while earning accolades at the Teen Choice Awards and Young Artist Awards.
Hilary has three children, Mae (1), Banks (3), and Luca (10), who she shares with her ex-husband Mike Comrie, a retired ice hockey player.
Her current net worth is $25 million.
How did I meet your father?
Hilary now stars in the latest Disney+ series How I Met Your Father, in which Sophie (Duff), a photographer, tells her children the story of how she met the father.
The Disney+ show is a sequel to the original 2005 show How I Met Your Mother, where Ted Mosby (Josh Radnor) met his future wife.
Over the course of the series, hopeless romantic Sophie recounts her relationships with her future children as she tries to find “The One”.
Joining Duff are Sex and the City’s Kim Cattrall, who plays Sophie in 2050, Chris Lowell (Verionica Mars, GLOW) as the male lead, and Francia Raisa (Bring It On: All or Nothing, Grown-ish).
Why did Hilary Duff appear on the cover of Women’s Health?
Hilary appears in the May/June issue of Magazine Women’s Healthposes nude as she talks about body positivity and how growing up as a child actor came with its pressures.
She said she is “proud” of her body after having her three children and battling an eating disorder at the age of 17.
Duff felt like she became physically positive after the birth of her second child, Banks: “It was a whole mix of things — settling down and realizing that I’m powerful, talented and smart. All mental things.
“We work our ass off to shape bodies and look our best. But I want to work inside. That is the most important part of the system.”
What did Hilary Duff say about the Women’s Health shoot?
The actress shared the cover on Instagram and admitted how terrified she was about the shoot.
“I also want people to know that there was a makeup artist who made my whole body glow, and someone put me in the most flattering position,” Hilary said.
“I knew that would scare me, and I was right.
“I felt strong and beautiful and laughed a lot doing some of these poses…thanks to everyone who made this day normal for me and supported me with compliments and love.”