Date of birth: 18.03.1989
Place of birth: Guildford
Citizenship: United Kingdom
The daughter of a rock star
Author: Elena Murzina
Lily Collins was born on March 18, 1989 in Guildford, Surrey, England (Guildford, Surrey, England). Her parents - the famous British musician and singer Phil Collins (Phil Collins) and his second wife, American Jill Tavelman (Jill Tavelman). Canadian actress Jolie Collins (Joely Collins) and the Canada-British musician Simon Collins (Simon Collins), Phil Collins children from a previous marriage - her half-sister and a brother. Also, Lily has two younger half-brothers, Nicholas (Nicholas Collins) and Matthew (Matthew Collins), who were born in this marriage of her father. Collins and Tavelman met in 1980, in 1984, married and separated in 1996, but they broke up a little earlier. The mother returned to the United States (United States) and took with him a five-year Lily, so the girl grew up in Los Angeles (Los Angeles). However, even at the age of two years, she has participated in the filming of the television series the BBC `Growing Pains`Rebenkom she was engaged to acting class in the Junior Academy of Dramatic Excellence (Youth Academy for Dramatic Arts) and acted in local theater, but its main interest, as it is surprisingly, it was journalism. Another teenager Lily started to conduct column `NY Confidential` for British youth magazine` Elle Girl` and printed their materials in `Seventeen`,` Teen Vogue` and Los Angeles magazine. After graduating from the prestigious Harvard-Westlake School (Harvard-Westlake School), Lily became a student at USC (University of Southern California), to study journalism.
In 2007, the French fashion house `Chanel` chose Lily to submit one of their toilets at a charity ball debutantes (Bal des D & # 233; butantes), held in Paris at` H & # 244; tel de Crillon` and lit in 3rd season of the reality show `The Hills`.
In 2008, Lily Collins became the `International Model goda` version Spanish` Glamour` in August 2009 appeared on the cover of the magazine.
In 2008, Collins participated in the coverage of the presidential election campaign on Nickelodeon channel in the show `Kids Pick the President` and received the award` Young Hollywood Award`.
In 2009, Lily got a list of 20 girls who `Maxim` magazine named` hottest rock zvezd` daughters.
After several appearances on the TV screen as lead reporter and, in 2009, Lily, the owner of the bright appearance and lively temperament made her debut as an actress in the popular youth television series `90210` as Phoebe Abrams (Phoebe Abrams). Following this small role was followed by larger deals. In 2009, she played the role of Thuy Collins (Collins Tuohy) in the sports drama `The Blind storona` (The Blind Side), where her onscreen mother became Sandra Bullock (Sandra Bullock). In the thriller `Pastyr` (Priest) Paul Bettany (Paul Bettany), starring Lily played the niece of a warrior. Her next job was the role of Karen (Karen) in the blockbuster `Pogonya` (Abduction), in which Lily had a chance to shoot with the star` Sumerek` (Twilight) Taylor Lautner (Taylor Lautner). Since then, there have been rumors that Taylor and Lily meet, but if this were true, the actors carefully concealed their relationship.
To date, the pinnacle of her career was the main role, the role of Snow White (Snow White), in the fantasy film `Mirror Mirror` tales Grimm (Brothers Grimm) brothers premiere is expected in March 2012. One of their partners Lily in this dark tale has become Julia Roberts (Julia Roberts). In addition, in 2012, will be released drama `The English Teacher` Julianne Moore (Julianne Moore) and Lily Collins in the lead roles. Also announced its participation in the shooting adventure film `The Mortal Instruments`, film adaptation of the best-selling novel Cassandra Clare (Cassandra Clare).