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(When Swank would later win her second Academy Award, she said, "I don't know what I did in this life to deserve this," and we'd suggest that playing Ian Ziering's love interest and getting fired for it was more than enough penance to pay for eventual Oscar gold.) Swank famously rebounded with her searing portrayal of murdered transsexual Brandon Teena in 1999's Peers: Though ahead of actresses like Renée Zellweger and Catherine Zeta-Jones, Swank's got stiff competition in her preferred sector of prestige pictures."She’s behind Kate Winslet, Cate Blanchett, Charlize Theron, [and] Reese Witherspoon," said one top agent we spoke to.
Most telling is that Swank's top attribute is “Talented” followed by “Physically Fit,” while the others score highest in categories like "Beautiful," "Cute," and "Classy." Market Value: Why is Hollywood so afraid of female-led dramas?Only twelve women have won more than one Best Actress Oscar, and Hilary Swank did it before she turned 30.With that milestone met, she joined an elite group of actresses that includes Jodie Foster and Bette Davis, but even that exceptionally high level of praise from her peers hasn't given Swank carte blanche to do whatever she wants in Hollywood.Unlike many actresses her age, the 36-year-old Swank is better suited for award-caliber dramas than romantic comedies, and while Hollywood is rough on women already, it's even less receptive to the idea of building a mid-priced drama around one.
Still, Swank has persevered, and her latest entry in what is quickly becoming a niche she owns the hell out of — fact-based dramas about downmarket outsiders overcoming long odds — is , which comes out today.Swank may provide an important example: Though she's won two Oscars, she only has a single domestic 0 million grosser to her name, , was a pricey misfire that couldn't even break million.