Sarah Jane Hyland commonly known as Sarah Hyland is an America based actress. She is best known for her role as Haley Dunphy in comedy series ‘Modern Family‘. Other than that she is also very well known for her roles in 2012’s Struck by Lightning, 2013’s Scary Movie 5, 2014’s Vampire Academy, and 2016’s XOXO.
Hyland has won many awards and has been nominated for many awards for her portrayal of ‘Haley Dunphy’ in comedy series ‘Modern Family’.
Sarah Jane Hyland was born on 24th November of 1990 in Manhattan, United States of America. She was born to actor parents Edward James Hyland and Melissa Canaday. Her younger brother Ian Hyland is also an actor.
In Manhattan, Sarah Hayland went to the Professional Performing Arts School. She attended the school with Connor Paolo and Taylor Momsen who starred in 2007’s Gossip Girls.
As she went to Professional Performing Arts School, small roles in movies followed her. One of her very first role was in 1997 movie Private Parts.
As an actress
In Private Parts, she portrayed the role of Howard Stern’s daughter. She played many of such similar roles later. In 1999 Annie, she played the role of Molly and also in NBC’s Lipstick Jungle, she played the role of Maddie Healy.
Apart from that Sarah Hayland has also been featured in a commercial of Olive Garden. She was featured in the ad alongside actress Molly Culver.
Hayland has also appeared as young Jacqueline Bouvier in Broadway’s Grey Gardens.
Sarah Hayland made a breakthrough when she was cast in ABC’s comedy series ‘Modern Family’ as Haley Dunphy. The series was very popular and from 2011 to 2014, the cast won a Screen Actors Guild Award every year. Her work in the series as Haley is also considered as her best work in her career.
Later in 2011, she was cast to co-star in ‘Greek Charming‘, a Disney Channel Original Movie. In the movie, Hayland played the role of Dylan Schoenfield. Dylan is a school girl who is wealthy and popular but is a reformed dork.
Sarah Hayland also made an appearance in 2012 movie Struck by Lightning. In the same year, it was also announced that she was becoming a part of an ad campaign of Nintendo 3DS.
Her most recent film is 2016’s XOXO. In the movie, she played the role of Krystal. She also played the role of Chloe in 2016’s ‘Satanic’ which is a horror movie.
In the same year, she also played the voice of ‘Bat Girl’ in aminated movie ‘Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League: Gotham City Breakout’.
As a Singer
In 2016. Sarah Hayland also blew up the internet with her talent in singing. In November of 2016, she collaborated with boyceavenue and made a cover for 2016’s hit song ‘Closer’ by Chain Smokers. With boyceavenue, she also made the cover of the song ‘Don’t Wanna Know’ by Maroon 5.
The cover of song Closer got so popular that it has more than 29 million views only on YouTube. The cover was also approved by the Chain Smokers themselves.
Awards and Nomination
Actress Sarah Hayland has won a total of 5 awards for her role of Haley in comedy series ‘Modern Family’.
In 2011 and 2012, she won a Screen Actors Guild for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for the same role.
In 2013, she won a Screen Actors Guild for the same category.
Again in 2014, she won a Screen Actors Guild for the same category and a Glamor Awards for Comedy Actress.
Hayland has been nominated for 9 awards from 2010 to 2015 for the role of which she has won 5.
Sarah Hyland Personal Life
Hyland is currently 26-years-old. She has a very slim body build whereas her height is 5 ft 2 in. Sarah weighs 108 pounds (49 kg). Her body measurement is 34-25-34 in and he bust size is 32B.
Relationships and Dating
Actress Sarah Hayland started dating actor Matt Prokop from 2009. She met him during the auditions of ‘ High School Musical 3: Senior Year’. The pair started living in a live-in relationship from 2011. Unfortunately, they broke up in September of 2014.
They broke up because Matt assaulted and threatened her. Hayland was even provided a temporary restraining order.
Actress Sarah Hayland has a total of 4.4 million followers on her official Instagram page and 1.42 million followers on her Twitter page. She also has more than a million followers and likes on her official Facebook Fan Page.
Sarah Hyland Net Worth
Sarah Hayland has an estimated net worth of $9 million. She earned the sum through her career as an actress. In 2012, she was paid $70 thousand for per episode of the Modern family which later increased to $75 thousand in 2014.
In 2015, rumors circulated throughout the Internet that the young actress has a drinking problem. Afterward, she tackled with the rumor through her Twitter quoting the article ridiculous.