Lily Jane Collins is an award winning American actress, model and writer born on March 18, 1989.
Lily is the daughter of English musician, Phil Collins and his second wife. Jill Tavelman. Her parents divorced when she was barely 7 years of age.
She is the half sister of musician Simon Collins and actress Joely Collins, products of her father’s first marriage. She also have two younger hslf brothers from her father’s third marriage.
She studied Broadcast Journalism at the University of Southern California.
She was named international model of the year by Glamour magazine.
Colins is beautiful with a height of 1.65 m (5’5).
Lily Collins started her acting career at the age of 2 where she appeared in her first screen role in the BBC series “Growing Pains”.
As a teenager, she wrote for the likes of Seventeen magazine, Teen Vogue and The Los Angeles Times.
She played the lead roles in films such as Priest, Abduction and Mirror Mirror.
Collins came to limelight for her role as Clary Fray in the fantasy The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.
She has starred in other movies and TV shows which include; Stuck in Love, The English Teacher, The Blind Side, Mank, Rules Don’t Apply, 90210, Emily in Paris and many others.
Awards & Nominations
Lily Collins has won numerous awards such as: Young Hollywood Award (2008), Hollywood Film Awards (2014), Alliance of Women Film Journalists (2017).
She also got nominations such as; Best Actress in a motion picture at Golden Globe Awards, Choice Movie Actress at Teen Choice Awards (2012) and so on.
Lily Collins is said to be dating Charlie McDowell, a writer and a director. She has previously dated Jamie Campbell.
Lily Collins is one of the most influential American actress and writer with an estimated net worth of $8 million.