Liv Tyler was born on July 1, 1977 in New York City, New York, USA as Liv Rundgren. She is an American actress, producer, singer and former model, known for Armageddon (1998), The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003) and The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001). She is best known for her portrayal of Arwen Undómiel in the Lord of the Rings film trilogy. Tyler began a career in modeling at age 14. She later decided to focus on acting, and made her film debut in Silent Fall.