Miley Cyrus is a millionaire star that has the distinction of being one of the richest people in the word. You see, Miley has surpassed millionaire status, soaring to billionaire with her mega image sales. Miley is a household name as is her Disney TV show, "Hannah Montana." Here are the facts on Miley Cyrus ---the billionaire:
Miley Cyrus was born on November 23, 1992 in Nashville, Tennessee, as Destiny Hope Cyrus.
Her father country singer, Billy Ray Cyrus and mother, Leticia started calling her Smiley because she smiled so much.
Then her name evolved into Miley, because it was easier to say.
At about the time Miley was born, her famous father was hanging out at home, trying to get his head together after having a number one hit with “Achy Breaky Heart.”
Billy Ray became bored at home, and started auditioning for TV gigs.
Miley wanted to follow in her Father’s footsteps, so much so that she would cry if she could not audition with her Dad. Soon Billy Ray started a new TV series in 2003, called, “Doc.”
Miley auditioned and won a guest appearance on the show. She also had a small part in Tim Burton’s movie “Big Fish” at this time. From there, she auditioned for the new Disney TV show, “Hannah Montana” and eventually won the lead role.
Disney executives weren’t initially sold on Miley, because they thought she was “Too small, and too young.”
In 2005, she won the role of Hannah Montana playing the dual role of a teenager who has a regular home life, and is a singing star too.
In 2006, at the tender age of just 14, Miley’s show, “Hannah Montana”, became cable’s most watched show for kids ages 6 to 14.
In 2006, the Hannah Montana soundtrack album debuted at the number one slot on Billboard’s top 200, and soon went platinum. Miley released her second album in 2007, “Hannah Montana 2: Meet Miley Cyrus, “ selling over one million copies.In the same year, the Jonas Bros toured with Miley. Nick, the youngest member of the band, dated Miley.
Media frenzy ensued in 2008, when Miley posed suggestively for “Vanity Fair.”
In 2008, Miley signed a seven figure book deal,” becoming the richest kid in the world.”
“Breakout Cyrus,” Miley’s third album debuted in 2008, at number one on Billboard’s 200 albums chart.
Interesting facts about Miley Cyrus:
Miley’s Dad, Billy Ray starred in her TV show, Hannah Montana as her father.
Miley has five siblings.
Miley wrote all but two songs on her third album.
Billy Ray introduced Miley to her boyfriend when she was 15 and he was 20.
His name was Justin Gaston, and he was an underwear model.
Miley pole danced on the Nick TV Awards Show, during her performance, and in 2010, Miley appeared in the second “Sex and the City” movie as herself.
Currently Miley is making another record, and has very recently become engaged at 19 to Australian actor, Liam Hemsworth. Copyright 2009, written by talented writer Kate Johns, who has been writing professionally since 2004!