Tall, stunning, with dark hair, an endearing smile and beautiful eyes, Liv Tyler is an American actress, model and former child star. She is best known for her roles in films such as Armageddon (1998), The Lord of the Rings trilogy (2001-2003) and The Incredible Hulk (2008). Liv was born on July 1, 1977 in New York City and grew up in Portland, Maine, USA. Her career began at the age of 14 when she was spotted by a talent scout while shopping with her mother. Since then, she has appeared in numerous movies, television shows and commercials. Liv Tyler has also been featured on magazine covers and has previously done modeling work.