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Miley Cyrus

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Miley Cyrus was born in Franklin, Tennessee, the daughter of country singer Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife, Letitia Jean "Tish" (Finley). She has 5 siblings - two half-brothers, a half-sister and a younger brother and sister. Her birth name is Destiny Hope, given to her by her parents who hoped she would achieve greatness. Her childhood nickname was Smiley, as she had a cheerful disposition which was eventually shortened to Miley. Her paternal grandfather was Democratic politician Ron Cyrus.Cyrus was initially educated at Heritage Elementary School in Tennessee. When she turned eight, her family moved to Toronto, Canada where Cyrus' father Billy Ray took a role in the TV series Doc. It was around this time that Cyrus decided she wanted to act too. Her first role came alongside her father in Doc. She also scored a small role in Tim Burton's Big Fish.In 2005, Cyrus was cast as the lead in the Disney series Hannah Montana, about a teen leading a double life as a pop star. Again her father acted alongside her. The show was a smash and hit records, sell-out tours and merchandising deals soon followed. Cyrus became a teen superstar.Following the success of Hannah Montana, Cyrus made the move into other roles - including playing Ronnie Miller in The Last Song and Lola in LOL alongside Demi Moore.  See full bio on IMDb »

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Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth
Somethin's Fishy in Malibu

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Miley Cyrus -- Out with Liam Hemsworth ... Mocks Donald Trump (PHOTOS)

Miley Cyrus
Out with Liam ... Mocks Trump

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- 30 days ago
Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth -- What?  Oh, This Little Ring (PHOTO)

Miley, Liam
What? Oh, This Little Ring

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Miley Cyrus
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- 70 days ago
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Miley Cyrus
Goes Down Under For Liam Hemsworth

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- 117 days ago
Paris Takes a Peace Out of Miley's Style  -- We're Just Sayin!

Paris Takes a Peace Out
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- 139 days ago
Miley Cyrus -- Pssst, Hey LeBron ... My Sis Really Digs You! (PHOTO)

Miley Cyrus
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- 150 days ago
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Miley Cyrus
Joins 'The Voice' As Coach No Gwen in Season 11

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- 152 days ago
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Miley Cyrus
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Miley Cyrus
Not Bra Shopping

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- 176 days ago

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