Tom Hanks Made His Film Debut 35 Years Ago – in a Slasher Movie

Hilary Swank Is Not Dating a Former Bachelorette Contestant – But They Are Friends

No need to whip out the roses. Hilary Swank is not dating former Bachelorette contestant Kasey Stewart, PEOPLE confirms.

Hilary Swank Introduces Military Family That Inspired Heartwarming Duracell Ad

Just in time for Independence Day, Hilary Swank is reflecting on her roots growing up in a military family.

Hilary Swank Learns Her New Frontier Drama Is Close to Her Own Family's Story

Hilary Swank already felt a strong connection to the frontier woman she plays in The Homesman – for which she’s getting Oscar buzz – but she initially didn’t realize that the story hit surprisingly close to home.

Long after the actress, 40, wrapped her highly touted stint playing Mary Bee Cuddy – a single, independent woman living in the harsh, dangerous world of Nebraska’s Great Plains in the 1850s – she discovered that a member of her own family experienced circumstances similar to one particular scene in the film.

Hollywood Film Awards to Honor Johnny Depp, Robert Pattinson, More

What's a Little-Known Passion of Hilary Swank's?

Hilary Swank returns to the big screen in a big way with two upcoming films: You’re Not You and The Homesman and the 40-year-old actress revealed her passion for dancing when she chatted with PEOPLE this week.

Last time I danced
A little-known fact about me is that I love to dance. The last memorable time was at my 40th-birthday party. I hired a teacher for everyone to learn line dancing, and we danced the night away under the stars at this incredible ranch north of Los Angeles.

Cannes Film Festival 2014: Robert Pattinson & Kristen Stewart Movies Make the Lineup

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart could end up in very close proximity next month.

The exes are among the scores of stars slated to attend the famed Cannes Film Festival, which runs from May 14 to 25 and revealed its lineup in a press conference Thursday.

This Flashback Friday Photo Roundup Will Get You Really Excited for the Oscars!

Oscars Gown Showdown: Hilary Swank vs. Sandra Bullock -- Pick Your Favorite!

Oscars Gown Showdown: Hilary Swank vs. Jennifer Lawrence -- Pick Your Favorite!