Lohan began her career as a child fashion model when she was three, and was later featured on the soap opera Another World for a year when she was 10. At age 11, Lohan made her motion picture debut in Disney’s remake of The Parent Trap (1998), a critical and commercial success. Her next major motion picture, Disney’s remake of Freaky Friday (2003), was also a critical and commercial success. With the release of Mean Girls (2004), another critical and commercial success, and Disney’s Herbie: Fully Loaded (2005), another commercial success, Lohan became a teen idol sensation, a household name and a frequent focus of paparazzi and tabloids. However, Lohan’s next starring role in the romantic comedy Just My Luck (2006), received poor reviews and was only a modest commercial success. Following Just My Luck, Lohan focused on smaller, more mature roles in independent movies, receiving positive comments on her work, including A Prairie Home Companion (2006), Bobby (2006) and Chapter 27 (2007).

Lindsay Lohan was born on July 2, 1986, in New York City, and grew up in Merrick and Cold Spring Harbor on Long Island, New York. She is the eldest child of Dinaand Michael Lohan.Her father, a former Wall Street trader, has been in trouble with the law on several occasions,while her mother is a former singer and dancer. Lohan has three younger siblings, all of whom have been models or actors:

Lohan reportedly dated fellow teen star Aaron Carter between 2000 and 2001. The relationship garnered media attention with reports of a love triangle between Lohan, Carter, and actress and singer Hilary Duff.[279] Lohan began dating actor Wilmer Valderrama in 2004. She also guest-starred in an episode of That ’70s Show, where Valderrama was a regular.After their break-up, Lohan wrote her second single, “Over,” about the experience. Lohan dated Hard Rock Cafe heir Harry Morton in 2006.[75] In May 2007, Lohan dated British TV personality Calum Best.While in rehab in July 2008, Lohan met and dated snowboarder Riley Giles.Lohan dated DJ Samantha Ronson in 2008 and 2009.She co-hosted club events with Ronson and accompanied her when she was DJ-ing. In April 2009, following her breakup with Ronson, Lohan appeared in a dating video spoof on the comedy website Funny or Die It was viewed 2.7 million times in the first week and received favorable comments

Lohan spoke about her turbulent childhood in 2007, the same year her parents finalized their divorce: “I feel like a second parent in the sense that I helped raise my family…I was put between my mother and father a lot. Despite the conflicts, Lohan spoke very fondly of her family.