Sophia Lillis Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Aug, 2018
Facts of Sophia Lillis
Date of Birth: 2012 , February-13
Age: 6 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet
Name Sophia Lillis
Birth Name Sophia Lillis
Mother Juliana
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Ethnicity White
Profession Acting
Body Measurements 32-23-33 inches
Famous for It and A Midsummer Night's Dream
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American actress Sophia Lillis has established herself as one of the rising stars in the entertainment industry. The actress gained real limelight following her outstanding performance in the 2017 box office hit movie It. In 2014, she also appeared in Julie Taymor's live theatrical adaptation of Shakespeare's romantic comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream. She is also famous for her work in A Midsummer Night's Dream and The War on Drugs

Early Life, Bio, Age, And Education Of Sophia Lillis 

Sophia Lillis was born in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York City, on February 13, 2002. Her parents divorced when she was just child, after which her mother Juliana remarried a photographer and indie filmmaker Christopher Mellevold and shared a son named Philip Mellevold with him. Lillis taught him to play the piano and later he took ballet classes. She also has a brother named Jake Lillis.  

Lillis' stepfather inspired her to peruse a career in acting. At the age of seven, she started acting career taking lessons at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. 

Sophia Lillis' Movies Career

Sophia Lillis opened doors in the acting field in 2014 playing a small role, Rude Elemental in the movie A Midsummer Night's Dream. The actress came to limelight and gained international fame following her settler performance in the 2017 successful supernatural horror movie It, an adaptation of Stephen King's novel.

She shared the screen alongside  Nicholas Hamilton, Jaeden Lieberher, Finn Wolfhard, Wyatt Oleff, Bill Skarsgård, Jack Dylan Grazer, Jeremy Ray Taylor and Chosen Jacobs.  

She portrayed the character of Beverly Marsh- on the only female member of the Loser’s Club. She was bullied at school, particularly over false rumors that she was promiscuous. She was being abused physically and sexually by her father. She was also about sexual abuse of a minor. 

She was also nominated for two Awards; MTV Movie Award for Best Scared-As-Shit Performance and Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor.

CAPTION: The young actress Sophia Lillis. SOURCE: variety.com

In late 2017, Lillis appeared in  Australian singer and songwriter Sia's music video, Santa's Coming for Us.  As of 2018, she is portraying the young version of Camille Preaker in the HBO's TV series Sharp Objects. Her another upcoming project is Warner Brothers Pictures film adaptation of Nancy Drew and The Hidden Staircase

Sophia Lillis' Net Worth And Income Sources

The exact amount of Sophia Lillis' net worth is not revealed but as per some reliable online sources, is believed to be more than $1 million. She recieved $65K for her role in the first installment of It film series. Her salary has increased nearly 70% in the second chapter of It which she took $150K. 

The young actress played the major role in box office hit supernatural horror film It which made tremendous box office worldwide grossing more than $700 million against its producing cost of $35 million. 

Sophia Lillis' Personal Life And Family

As of now, Sophia Lillis not dating anyone officially. The rising actress is currently in her sophomore year in school and often misses classes due to her tight schedule. 

 

My dog Gracie

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Lillis is also quite popular on social media like Instagram where she has more than 1 million followers.  She has a dog named Gracie.  

She loves reading fantasy. Actually, she now also reads little more nonfiction. She reads books during her leisure time.

Body Measurements

  • Height: She stands at the height of 5.0 inch.
  • Weight: She weighs 45 kg.
  • Body figure: She has a perfect body measurement size is 32-23-33 inches.
  • Dress size: 2
  • Body shape: Slim

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