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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 »

LATEST STORIES
  
Miley Cyrus -- Goes Down Under For Liam Hemsworth (PHOTO)

Miley Cyrus
Goes Down Under For Liam Hemsworth

Miley Cyrus rocked some tattered Daisy Dukes Friday in Australia with BF Liam Hemsworth in tow. The couple -- spotted here in Byron Bay -- have been spending lots of time with Liam's… READ MORE >

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

Paris Takes a Peace Out
of Miley's Style We're Just Sayin'!

Here's Michael Jackson's daughter Paris Jackson flashing a peace sign in her blinding blonde 'do on social media recently (left) and Billy Ray Cyrus' daughter Miley Cyrus with her signature… READ MORE >

- 49 days ago
Miley Cyrus -- Pssst, Hey LeBron ... My Sis Really Digs You! (PHOTO)

Miley Cyrus
Pssst, Hey LeBron ... My Sis Really Digs You!

Miley Cyrus can't win 'em all ... she took an L in a family feud at Madison Square Garden, 'cause she was stupid brave enough to back the Knicks. Miley and older sis Brandi Cyrus sat courtside for… READ MORE >

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

Miley Cyrus
Joins 'The Voice' As Coach No Gwen in Season 11

Miley Cyrus is getting the chair.  We've learned she'll be a coach on "The Voice" Season 11. It's a big deal for lots of reasons. It's an extremely high-profile show, and producers have… READ MORE >

- 62 days ago
Miley Cyrus Ripped by Hunter ... She's a Bullying Hypocrite!

Miley Cyrus
Ripped by Hunter ... She's a Bullying Hypocrite!

The wild game hunter Miley Cyrus bashed on social media says the singer opened the floodgates -- 'cause now she's getting hit with death threats.   Rebecca Francis says the threats… READ MORE >

- 83 days ago
Miley Cyrus -- NOT Bra Shopping (PHOTO)

Miley Cyrus
Not Bra Shopping

Miley Cyrus took full advantage of SoHo's relaxed dress code during a Monday afternoon shopping trip. It's hard to find good support in show biz. READ MORE >

- 86 days ago
Miley Cyrus -- Buys New Pad for Private Time with Liam (PHOTOS)

Miley Cyrus
Buys New Pad For Private Time With Liam

Miley Cyrus dropped major cash to buy a Malibu home, right next to Liam Hemsworth ... which doesn't mean she's moving out of his place -- it actually looks like they're expanding. … READ MORE >

- 111 days ago
Liam Hemsworth -- Quiet as a 6 ft Tall Mouse About Miley and Reengagement (VIDEO)

Liam Hemsworth
Quiet as 6'3" Mouse About Miley ... And Reengagement

Liam Hemsworth is playing his emotions close to the vest when it comes to hooking up, and shacking up with Miley Cyrus again. Liam was out shopping in L.A. ... when a photog… READ MORE >

- 122 days ago
Macklemore -- Miley Cyrus & Iggy Azalea Steal from Black Culture! (AUDIO)

Macklemore
Miley & Iggy Steal from Black Culture!

Macklemore is taking aim at white artists -- especially Miley Cyrus and Iggy Azalea -- for jacking black culture to get rich, while ignoring the Black Lives Matter movement. The Seattle rapper… READ MORE >

- 125 days ago
Miley Cyrus -- Liam's House Goes to the Dogs

Miley Cyrus
Liam's House Goes to the Dogs

Liam Hemsworth and Miley Cyrus are shacking up, and Liam isn't getting one new roommate ... he's getting 5. Miley moved into her former, and possibly current fiance's Malibu home last week and… READ MORE >

- 129 days ago

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