Liv Tyler is an American actress and former model. She was born on July 1, 1977, in New York City, to Bebe Buell, a model, singer and former Playboy Playmate, and Steven Tyler, the lead singer of the rock band Aerosmith. However, Liv didn’t learn that Steven Tyler was her biological father until she was nine years old; until then, she believed that musician Todd Rundgren was her father.
Tyler began a modeling career at the age of 14 but soon moved to acting, debuting in the film "Silent Fall" (1994). Her breakout role came as a result of her performance in Bernardo Bertolucci's "Stealing Beauty" in 1996, where she received critical acclaim for her portrayal of an innocent American teenager abroad.
Her most notable role to date is that of Arwen Undómiel in the highly successful "The Lord of the Rings" film trilogy directed by Peter Jackson. She played the character throughout all three films, establishing her as a well-known face in the entertainment industry.
Beyond her portrayal of Arwen, Tyler has appeared in a variety of other movies including "Empire Records" (1995), "That Thing You Do!" (1996), "Armageddon" (1998), in which she starred alongside Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck, "The Strangers" (2008), and "The Incredible Hulk" (2008), where she played Betty Ross.
Apart from her movie career, Liv Tyler has also worked in television. One of her notable TV roles is in the HBO series "The Leftovers" in which she played Meg Abbott, receiving praise for her performance across the show's three seasons.
Tyler has also been involved with several brand endorsements and campaigns, notably Givenchy's line of perfume and cosmetics.
She has not just limited her professional work to acting, but has also engaged in community and charity work. She is an active supporter of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).
Liv Tyler has been praised for both her acting talent and her distinctive, ethereal beauty. She has been included in many "most beautiful" lists and is known for her grace both on and off the screen.
For updated information, her recent activities, projects, and personal life, one would have to refer to up-to-date entertainment news sources or follow her public social media profiles.
Further details about her filmography can be found on the Internet Movie Database (IMDb) page on Liv Tyler: IMDb - Liv Tyler.
For in-depth biography and career information, her page on Wikipedia - Liv Tyler is a comprehensive resource.