Hayden Panettiere Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

5th January 2017

Quote: "She's really good at Russian, she's getting good at English, but she has an accent... a Russian accent!" Actress Hayden Panettiere reveals her two-year-old daughter Kaya has started speaking with a twang thanks to her Ukrainian father, boxer Wladimir Klitschko.

7th December 2015

Tweet: "Chopping hair off is like getting rid of metaphorical and literal dead ends. Off with the old and growing the new". Actress Hayden Panettiere is hoping her new shorter hairstyle signifies a fresh start after overcoming a bout of post-partum depression following the birth of her daughter, Kaya, last December (14).

6th November 2015

Quote: "(She's) Good. I texted her, and wished her well. She texted me right back and said, 'I'm awesome, thanks'. So hopefully she will be back on the set soon." Hayden Panettiere's Nashville costar Riley Smith gives fans an update after the actress checked into a treatment centre last month (Oct15) to get help for postpartum depression following the birth of her first child in December (14).

28th September 2015

Quote: "I loved that show... (but) it took me such a long time to get out of that cheerleading outfit and I just love where I am right now. I love being on Nashville... and I feel like I'm in a different part of my life right now, but I love Heroes and I can't wait to see what they're doing on it." Actress Hayden Panettiere rules herself out of a possible return to Heroes reboot, Heroes Reborn. The blonde beauty played superhuman cheerleader Claire Bennet on the original series, which aired from 2006 to 2010.

20th May 2015

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere received a surprise gift from a crew member working on her new film Custody on Wednesday (20May15), when he left her a copy of Jessica Knoll's book Luckiest Girl Alive. An accompanying note read: "Hayden - Here's the novel you were looking for. Hopefully you didn't pick it up already. Bryan (your trailer driver)". The Nashville star shared a photo of the sweet present on her Twitter.com page on Wednesday (20May15) and captioned it, "Possibly the nicest thing a member of the crew has ever done for me." She is currently filming the drama with Viola Davis in New York City.

23rd April 2015

Fact: Actor Jerry O'connell dashed straight from his Broadway play LIVING ON LOVE to the Bravo TV studios in New York on Wednesday night (22Apr15) to fill-in as a last-minute guest on U.S. talk show Watch What Happens: Live after Hayden Panettiere pulled out due to illness. The Jerry Maguire star was still wearing his tuxedo from the closing scene of the stage production as he sat down with host Andy Cohen and fellow guest Lori Loughlin for the live show.

22nd April 2015

Quote: "I have all the faith in the world in him, and in fact, being a father, I think, has made him even more aggressive and dangerous." Actress Hayden Panettiere is confident her boxer fiance Wladimir Klitschko will emerge triumphant in his big match against Bryant Jennings at New York City's Madison Square Garden on Saturday (25Apr15). The couple welcomed its first child, daughter Kaya, in December (14).

22nd April 2015

Fact: New mum Hayden Panettiere's Wednesday morning (22Apr15) got off to a bad start after she headed to the wrong ABC studios for a U.S. talk show appearance. The Nashville star, who is battling illness, had been booked for an interview on morning programme Live! with Kelly and Michael, but got confused and ended up backstage at the network's daytime cooking show, The Chew. Confessing to the mix-up when she eventually arrived at Live! with Kelly and Michael, she explained, "I've never had this happen before. It's been a little bit of a rollercoaster day already. I mean, we just showed up at The Chew and you're waiting here! We're sitting there (backstage) passing all the cakes and everything, and everyone's looking at us going, 'What are they doing here?' So we were watching the show and watching backstage and we realised we were not in the right place!"

20th April 2015

Quote: "It's fabulous... You just reprioritise... and you hear that they're healthy and you don't care about yourself anymore. It's the most out of body experience where you go I will completely lay myself on the line for my child without even... hesitation (sic)." New mum Hayden Panettiere gushes about motherhood after welcoming daughter Kaya with her boxer fiance Wladimir Klitschko in December (14).

24th December 2014

Quote: "I’m limping around. I’m still trying to figure out what it (pregnancy) has done to my body, how it's changed it. What’s temporary and what’s permanent. I feel like an 80-year-old woman trying to go down the stairs... Please tell me this is temporary. But I know some things will never be the same again." New mum Hayden Panettiere is coming to terms with her post-baby body weeks after the 26 year old gave birth to her daughter Kaya - her first child with fiance Wladimir Klitschko.

2nd November 2014

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere showed off a large baby bump while posing in her revealing Halloween costume. The Nashville star, who is expecting her first child, posted a picture on Twitter.com of herself transformed into a cheetah. Panettiere wore spotted face paints and a small printed bikini.

18th April 2014

Quote: "I think it has hurt me (that) I didn't get my full name. I had to drop the 'e' at the end, so I think it's hard to find my Twitter, probably." Actress Hayden Panettiere was not pleased when she couldn't list her full name on her Twitter.com account.

24th March 2014

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere is officially moving out of Hollywood after offloading her Los Angeles home for $3 million (£1.88 million). The former Heroes star recently bought a house in Tennessee, where she shoots hit Tv musical drama Nashville, while her fiance, Ukrainian boxing champ Wladimir Klitschko, owns a penthouse apartment in Florida, reports Tmz.com.

6th March 2014

Quote: "On paper, a relationship between the two of us looked crazy. From where we live to where we come from, the differences in our lives are fairly big. On the surface, everything about us is unalike. But at our core, our morals and goals in life are very similar, so our differences become a lot less terrifying." Hayden Panettiere on her relationship with Ukrainian boxer Wladimir Klitschko. The pair has been engaged since October (13).

14th January 2014

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere's boxer fiance Wladimir Klitschko has lined up his next fight - the towering Ukrainian fighter will meet Samoan-Australian Alex Leapai in the ring in Germany in April (14).

21st October 2013

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere helped to design her own engagement ring by teaming up with creatives at Montblanc. She tells Eonline.com, "They made me this amazing book where they did a bunch of sketches. I told them my idea over time and tweaking things here and there, it came to fruition." The former Heroes star confirmed her engagement to boxer Wladimir Klitschko earlier this month (Oct13) after showing off the diamond rock during an appearance on U.S. Tv.

3rd October 2013

Fact: Hayden Panettiere's home in hit U.S. series Nashville has gone up for sale for $2.1 million (£1.4 million).

10th July 2013

Quote: "I have terrible stage fright and it's something that I'm still getting over, I'm still working through, and I feel like Nashville is the perfect place to start because you get the feeling that people really do want you to do well." Hayden Panettiere suffers from nerves when singing in character on the hit U.S. Tv show.

27th June 2013

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere showed off her saucy side during a trip to Verona, Italy this week (beg24Jun13) by posing for photographs next to the city's famous statue of Shakespeare's Juliet with her hand clutching the effigy's right breast. Local legend dictates touching the chest of the statue brings good luck.

7th June 2013

Quote: "It makes you very self-conscious that every mistake you've made is on Google. It's like a photo album of all the good, the bad and the ugly." Hayden Panettiere struggles with fame in the modern age.

7th June 2013

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere showed off her fancy footwork on U.K. Tv host Graham Norton's talk show this week (beg03Jun13) by joining Robin Thicke and Pharrell Williams as a backing dancer during their performance of hit single Blurred Lines. The show is due to be broadcast on Friday (07Jun13).

5th May 2013

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere was the little bit of luck her boxer fiance Wladimir Klitschko needed as he defended his heavyweight titles in Germany on Saturday (04May13). The Heroes star was spotted ringside with Klitschko's sister-in-law Natalia at her big man's winning bout with Francesco Pianeta.

24th April 2013

Quote: "I had to fill out an 'I own your first child if you don't return it' kind of form. It was intense!" Actress/singer Hayden Panettiere, who lives in the same condominium block as Taylor Swift, was recently forced to borrow a guitar from her Nashville, Tennessee neighbour after misplacing her own instrument.

12th April 2013

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere is the new face of U.S. clothing company Cotton Incorporated. The Nashville star also sings the theme tune in the brand's new Tv adverts.

3rd April 2013

Quote: "I came up in the Messy Generation. The generation of the disaster child. It's not that I didn't go to clubs, have my picture taken. I was 16 years old. I was experimenting just like any kid. The thing that really saved me was that I still had that healthy fear of my parents - I still had a midnight curfew at 18!" Former child star Hayden Panettiere, now 23 years old, credits her strict parents with keeping her on the right track.

14th January 2013

Tweet: "There ain't anything like a Dame. Congratulations Dame Maggie Smith! It was an honor to have my name mentioned in a category with you!" Hayden Panettiere has no hard feelings after losing out on the Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a TV Series to Dame Maggie Smith, who picked up the prize for her part in Downton Abbey.

8th November 2012

Quote: "Mine's pretty... He's prettier than me." Actress Hayden Panettiere on boyfriend and American football star Scotty MCKnight.

22nd October 2012

Fact: Rapper Wyclef Jean has landed a recurring role on Hayden Panettiere's hit new country music drama Nashville. The Gone Til November hitmaker, who announced the casting news by posting a photo of his new co-stars on his Twitter.com account, will play a record label boss.

17th October 2012

Fact: Eva Longoria and her football star boyfriend Mark Sanchez went out on a double date with actress Hayden Panettiere and her own footballer beau Scotty MCKnight in New York City on Monday night (15Oct12). The group took in Broadway show Newsies, which features Panettiere's former Guiding Light co-star Ron Raines.

11th October 2012

Quote: "Hayden is my neighbour, actually. She pulled me aside and said, 'I need to talk to you! I need to tell you that my character's not based on you.' And I said, 'I know, Hayden. I saw the pilot. It's amazing.' I think she did an incredible job of being sinister and adorable at the same time, and we had a hilarious conversation about it.'" Taylor Swift felt reassured after Hayden Panettiere insisted her character in new country music Tv drama Nashville was not inspired by the singer.

2nd August 2012

Quote: "It's something new. It's a very interesting role as an actor, and that's why I was really drawn to it." Actress Hayden Panettiere had no issues about stripping off for her new role on forthcoming TV drama Nashville.

12th July 2012

Fact: Jeremy Renner, Zooey Deschanel, Olivia Munn, Hayden Panettiere and Jessica Biel were among the Hollywood stars who helped hand out trophies to athletes at the annual Excellence in Sports Performance Yearly (Espy) Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday (11Jul12).

6th July 2012

Fact: Actress Hayden Panettiere channelled her inner daredevil with a thrill-seeking parasail ride with boyfriend Scotty MCKnight in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico on Tuesday (03Jul12).

14th October 2011

Quote: "I used to have a huge crush on Jesse MCCartney, which is really kind of awkward because I know him. I would memorise everything... all his likes, his favourite things. I mailed it off to him once when I first met him and I was like, 'Why did you do that?'" Hayden Panettiere on her former crush on the singer/songwriter.

18th August 2011

Quote: "I'm an activist who's aware of what's realistic to achieve and what's not. I wouldn't waste my time going straight for the jugular - I'm not going to preach to people to not eat meat." Environmentalist Hayden Panettiere refuses to try and convince meat lovers to turn vegetarian.

29th June 2011

Quote: "I could hear that, in the other room, a girl had just gone in and they were saying, 'You are our pick... On a scale of one to 10, you’re an 11. I went home and just had this meltdown." Actress Emma Stone on losing the role of a cheerleader with special powers to Hayden Panettiere in Heroes.

15th April 2011

Quote: "Courteney and I just looked at each other and were like, 'We could be their mothers'." Neve Campbell felt her age welcoming young stars Hayden Panettiere and Emma Roberts to the Scream franchise. The 37 year old and Courteney Cox have starred in all four instalments of the slasher movies.

23rd February 2011

Fact: Hayden Panettiere's controversial movie AMANDA KNOX: MURDER ON TRIAL IN ITALY drew 2.8 million viewers when it aired on U.S. TV on Monday (21Feb11). The actress plays the college student convicted of killing her roommate Meredith Kercher in Lifetime network's film.

18th February 2011

Quote: "He's a good dude (and) he's big." Hayden Panettiere on boxer boyfriend Wladimir Klitschko.

11th October 2010

Fact: Hayden Panettiere was leader of the pack at the London premiere of her new film ALPHA AND OMEGA on Sunday (10Oct10) - the actress walked the red carpet holding a wolf cub.

27th August 2010

Fact: Hayden Panettiere celebrated her 21st birthday for a second time this week (beg23Aug10) with a party in New York. The actress enjoyed dinner and cocktails with pals including model Jessica White and ENTOURAGE star Kevin Connolly just days after David Arquette threw a lavish bash to mark her birthday on Saturday (21Aug10).

14th November 2009

Fact: HEROES star Hayden Panettiere is producing a new TV show about Harvard Medical School students.

13th October 2009

Quote: "It's always awkward, no matter if it's a boy, a girl or whatever. It's just an awkward thing to kiss somebody in front of other people... You don't practice. That's like sexual harassment, I think." Actress Madeline Zima on her same sex kiss with HEROES co-star Hayden Panettiere.

12th August 2009

Quote: "They're men, they're not like little boys with little-boy mentalities. The people I go for are generally in their thirties because they've got to the point in their lives where they're secure with themselves." Hayden Panettiere, 19, would never date another teenager.

9th July 2009

Quote: "Just for the record, I never did a diaper commercial. My toosh (bum) has never been on camera. I checked with my mum." Actress Hayden Panettiere on her past as a child TV star. The HEROES beauty made her acting debut in TV adverts at the age of five months.

9th July 2009

Quote: "The biggest thing to me about turning 20 is it sounds better, more mature, you're not a teenager anymore, especially in the industry that I'm in where there's a lot of adults and you can have a completely normal conversation, and then they ask how old you are. I say 19 and they're like, 'Whoa, we're not having this conversation anymore!'" HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere can't wait to leave her teenage years behind when she turns 20 on 21 August (09).

1st July 2009

Quote: "I would be the happiest human being on the planet if tomorrow I got on a plane to Africa and I worked with chimpanzees or orphaned elephants. I don't care if I have to live in a hut with no running water. No glamour. That would make me so happy." HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere wants to leave Hollywood behind to focus on animal activism.

7th May 2009

Quote: "My mum asked me, 'Do we need to have the talk?' and I was like, 'No, no.' And ran out of the room!" Teenage actress Hayden Panettiere, 19, was too embarrassed to talk her mother about sex.

13th March 2009

Fact: HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere's tattoo on her back reads Vivere, which means "to live" in Italian.

12th February 2009

Fact: Hollywood couple Ellen Degeneres and Portia De Rossi are to be honoured by the Humane Society Of The United States at the 23rd Genesis Awards on 28 March (09) for their efforts in highlighting animal treatment. Former recipients of the Wyler Award include Sir Paul McCartney and Hayden Panettiere.

9th November 2008

Fact: HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere has splashed out $2.6 million (GBP1.65 million) on a new three bedroom home in Los Angeles.

9th November 2008

Fact: Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake weren't the only stars on show at Madonna's Dodgers Stadium in Los Angeles on Thursday night (06Nov08) - Heidi Klum, Rita Wilson, Jennifer Lopez, Dennis Quaid and Hayden Panettiere were among the fans in the audience. Madonna's kids Rocco and Lourdes watched the show from the side of the stage.

5th September 2008

Quote: "For my birthday, NBC actually wrapped my action figure for me and gave it to me." Hayden Panettiere received a cheap birthday gift from her HEROES TV bosses.

3rd August 2008

Quote: "I went through it with FELICITY. I went through it with ALIAS, and it's usually never a good thing. But so far, it's been great." HEROES star Greg Grunberg doesn't have a lot of faith in on-set romances but he hopes co-stars Hayden Panettiere and Milo Ventimiglia have more success than past castmates.

22nd May 2008

Quote: "I play a game with myself. If I get angry or make a nasty face, they win, because that's what they want. I just keep my head up, my eyes down, my mouth shut, a pleasant look on my face, and I keep walking and hope that eventually they'll get bored." Hayden Panettiere knows how to give the paparazzi what they want.

21st May 2008

Quote: "Blondes are not dumb. If you want to make me angry, try telling me I'm stupid. I know for a fact that I have a higher IQ than 99 per cent of brunettes." Blonde beauty Hayden Panettiere reveals her one pet hate.

20th May 2008

Quote: "Never, ever approach a zebra from the rear. It'll kick the hell out of you. I'm one of the few people who can claim to have ridden one." HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere has some useful tips on dealing with exotic wildlife.

20th May 2008

Quote: "I'm a lesbian apparently. The papers link me to everyone I stand next to - even celebrity women. I don't mind. You want to make me a lesbian? That's fine with me." HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere doesn't mind being labelled gay.

12th May 2008

Quote: "In Hollywood, there is no such thing as being a nice girl, or being... not messed up. If you're not, they'll make you that way." Clean-cut HEROES star Hayden Panettiere hints there could be a scandal on the horizon for her.

23rd April 2008

Quote: "Do I have time to be a normal teenager? Absolutely. Am I a normal teenager? Absolutely not." HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere, 18, knows she is no ordinary American adolescent.

15th April 2008

Quote: "We saw her as a little girl and watched her grow up into what every girl wants to be, and now we are all tearing her apart." HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere comes out in defence of fellow child star Britney Spears.

13th December 2007

Quote: "I'd love to have an affair with Angelina Jolie and there are other beautiful girls I like too, including Charlize Theron, Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Alba." HEROES star Hayden Panettiere on her lesbian crushes.

7th December 2007

Fact: HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere will announce the nominations for the 65th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles next Thursday (13Dec07). She will be joined by at least one other star - whose identity has yet to be revealed - at the nominations announcement ceremony.

7th December 2007

Quote: "They said that she had come in and that she had tried on the dress and I just, of course, took it and ran... I was like, 'She tried on the dress, she wanted it. Oh my God.'" HEROES star Hayden Panettiere on discovering Angelina Jolie coveted the gown she plans to wear to the upcoming Golden Globe Awards.

21st August 2007

Quote: "I don't think much changes when you're 18 - maybe the way people treat you. But I think the only things I can do is buy cigarettes, porn and, if I get in trouble with the law, I'm kind of screwed." HEROES actress Hayden Panettiere muses on turning 18 today (21Aug07).

29th March 2007

Fact: HEROES star Hayden Panettiere is set to become the latest actress to chase her pop chart dreams - the pretty blonde, 17, is recording tracks for her debut album, which will be released in August (07).

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