She is best known for her roles as cheerleader Claire Bennet on the NBC sci-fi series Heroes (2006–10) and as Juliette Barnes in the ABC/CMT musical-drama series Nashville (2012–present).A native of New York, she first appeared in a commercial at the age of 11 months, but a full-time acting career began by playing Sarah Roberts on One Life to Live (1994–97), and Lizzie Spaulding on Guiding Light (1996–2000), then starring at age 10 as Sheryl Yoast in the Disney feature film Remember the Titans.
For her performance in Lifetime Television's 1999 TV movie If You Believe, she was nominated for the Young Artist Award for Young Actress Age Ten or Under in the category of Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot.
Panettiere appeared on Fox's Ally Mc Beal as the title character's daughter, played the daughter of a man transitioning to female in HBO Films' Normal, had a recurring guest role on Malcolm in the Middle and guest starred in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in two different roles.
Scroll down for video The former Heroes star - who has daughter Kaya, two, with heavyweight boxer husband Wladidmir Klitschko, 40 - teamed her short black dress with a sheer gold jumper and black opaque tights.
Hayden added height to her petite 5ft frame with a pair of towering black patent stiletto heels and wore her platinum blonde locks scraped back in a chic chignon.
She has one younger brother, fellow actor Jansen Panettiere.
and had private tutors from grade nine to the completion of high school to accommodate her acting schedule.
but her first released film was the same year's The Object of My Affection, in which she appears briefly as a mermaid in the school play in the opening scene.
In 1999, she portrayed the girl on a sinking sailboat in Message In A Bottle.
Hayden Panettiere has sparked rumours of a breast enlargement after flaunting a seemingly fuller bust in a bikini last week, left.