Hyland is an American actress and singer.
Born in Manhattan, she attended the Professional Performing Arts School,
followed by small roles in the films Private Parts (1997), Annie (1999),
and Blind Date (2007).
Hyland is popularly known for playing the character of Haley Dunphy on the
ABC sitcom Modern Family, for which she has received critical acclaim and
numerous accolades and nominations, sharing four Screen Actors Guild Award
for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series with her
cast members and garnering a Critics' Choice Television Award nomination
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
Hyland is also known for her roles in the films Geek Charming (2011),
Struck by Lightning (2012), Scary Movie 5 (2013), Vampire Academy (2014),
See You in Valhalla (2015), XOXO (2016) and Dirty Dancing (2017).