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|Born (Date & Place)||13 February, 2002 in Crown Heights, New York, United States|
|Full Name||Sophia Lillis Brasil|
|Popular Movies/TV Series||It (2017), Gretel and Hansel (2020), It Chapter Two (2019), 37 (2016), Uncle Frank (2020)
Programs- Sharp Objects (2018), I am not okay with this
|Debut||A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2014)|
|Awards/Honors||MTV Movie Award for Best ON- Screen Duo|
|Address||350 S. Beverly Dr.
|Family||Father- Christopher Mellevold
Mother- Juliana Lillis
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Sophia Lillis is one of the popular and youngest American actress in the Hollywood industry. Sophia is best known for her role in the film ‘It’. This was a horror film in which she played the role of Beverly Marsh in 2017. She debuted with her first film, ‘Midsummer Nights Dream’ in 2014.
She was again sheen in the another part of her film ‘it-chapter two’ in 2019. This film was based on by a horror writer’s book named ‘It’ in 1986. She was the Gretel in a fairy tale ‘Gretel and Hansel’ in 2020. She did short film and a series. Her first short film was ‘the lipstick stain’ which was released in 2013. Sophia was very small when she started her career in acting. It is said that her step-father encouraged her to take acting classes.
Early Life & Family
Sophia Lillis was born on 13 February, 2002 in Crown Heights, New York, United States. Sophia’s full name is Sophia Lillis Brasil. Her family consists of her parents and her two brothers. Lillis was a child when her parents got divorced. Later she was raised by her mother and her mother got married to Christopher Mellevold. Christopher is an photographer and an indie filmmaker.
He is her stepfather and she has two stepbrother, Jake and Philip. It was Christopher Mellevold who developed her interest in acting and encouraged her to join acting and at the age of seven she started her career in acting. She was small when she joined Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute. Before appearing in films she did a short film named as ‘the lipstick stain’ which is of ten minutes ,in 2013. In her childhood, she learnt ballet for three years, she also learnt piano and fencing and roller skating plus she is and advanced level of swimmer. As she is still studying, she often miss her school and classes because of her acting and filming schedule. But she has a keen interest in studying and manages to keep focus on her studies along with acting.
Love Life: Relationships/Affairs
Currently, Sophia is not dating anyone. But she had a past relationship. According to some news, Sophia had a relationship with someone. Sophia is just 17 years old and still need to focus on her career. She knows it well that relationships can take a back seat when it is about her career.
Professional Career: Popular Movies/TV Series/Albums
Sophia Lillis debuted with her first film, ‘A Midsummer nights dream’ in 2013. Before actually being in films she did a short film named ‘the lipstick stain’. She overall did movies, short films and series. Sophia is best known for her role of Beverly Marsh in her most popular film ‘It’ in 2017. This film carried a horror genre which was liked and appreciated bye many people and earned positive comments from the audience.
This encouraged them to make another part of this film. This second part was called ‘it- chapter two’ (2019). This film’s cast again includes Sophia and people loved it too. She did a miniseries named as ‘sharp objects’ (2018). This miniseries was a horror based and a psychological thriller.
She was named as Camille Preaker in this series. Sophia was seen in an music video ‘santa’s coming for us’. She played the role of a child and this music video was of Sia. Some of her popular movies includes- ‘Gretel and Hansel’ (2020), ‘Uncle Frank ‘ (2020), ‘a midsummer nights dream'(2013). Her short films include ‘the garden’ (2016), ‘tiny mammals’ and her series includes -‘sharp objects’ (2018), ‘I am not okay with this’.
Less Known Facts
- “Sophia Lillis favorite actors are Steve Martin and Bill Murray”.
- “Before she got into films, Sophia appeared in a drama ’37’ in 2016”.