January 21, 2010 09:57:40 GMT
'She told me to keep my head high and surround myself with good people,' Miley Cyrus tells about the advices she once received from Jodie.
Miley Cyrus has the perfect new mentor in former child star Jodie Foster. The teen sensation admits she and the Oscar winner have had phone conversations about fame - and Cyrus has taken the "Silence of The Lambs" star's advice to heart.
She says, "Jodie Foster (first) called me up a couple of years ago and she has been like a mentor to me. She told me to keep my head high and surround myself with good people. I value her advice very much."
Miley Cyrus is well known as the depicter of Hannah Montana in the Disney series of the same name. In addition to acting, the daughter of country music singer Billy Ray Cyrus also pursues singing career. Her debut album "Breakout" peaked at No. 1 on Billboard Hot 200.