She has also starred in films such as The Gift (2000), Insomnia (2002), The Core (2003), Iron Jawed Angels (2004), Red Dust (2004), The Reaping (2007), P. I Love You (2007), Freedom Writers (2007), and The Homesman (2014).When she was 15, her parents separated, and her mother, supportive of her daughter's desire to act, moved with her to Los Angeles, where they lived out of their car until Swank's mother saved enough money to rent an apartment. I didn't even feel like the teachers wanted me there.
On television, she was part of the main cast in the eighth season of the drama series Beverly Hills 90210 as single mother Carly Reynolds from 1997 to 1998.
Swank made her film debut in a minor role in Buffy the Vampire Slayer, before making her breakout role in the fourth installment of The Karate Kid franchise, The Next Karate Kid in 1994.
Swank also posted a photo on her Instagram, in which she can be seen posing with Torres as she shows off her engagement ring. I am so happy to announce the engagement to my dear Ruben,” she captioned the sweet snapshot.
A source tells PEOPLE that Torres popped the question over the weekend at the BNP Paribas Tennis Open in Palm Springs.
The two-time Oscar-winning actress was joined by her producer boyfriend Philip Schneider as they checked in for their flight out of LAX.