Lily Collins, an English-American actress & model got a breakthrough to fame through the 2011 film Priest & has appeared in commercially successful movies: Mirror Mirror (2012) and The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013).
Turned professional since 1992, Collins, the daughter of English singer-musician Phil Collins & his second wife Jill Tavelman, made her acting debut at the age of 2 through TV series Growing Pains.
So far, Collins records 22 acting credits, including an appearance in TV series such as The Last Tycoon and Les Misérables.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Lily, 31, has a net worth of $8 million as of April 2020. Starting with TV hosting, Lily's prominence in modeling & acting became the major source of her income.
As reported, her 7 Grammy-winning father Phil Collins has a fortune of $260 million currently.
With over 22 acting credits, the Guildford, Surrey-born actress has appeared in a total of 13 feature films.
In 2009, after a guest appearance in 90210 (2009, 2 episode), she made her film debut through The Blind Side (2009) starring Sandra Bullock and Tim McGraw.
It grossed $309.2 million over the budget of $29 million.
Some of her commercially successful film include:
Even if, Lily is yet to open up about her payroll meanwhile, her salary is allegedly in the 6-digit figure.
Furthermore, her critically acclaimed book Unfiltered: No Shame, No Regrets, Just Me (released in 2017), gave her aid to fortune.
Despite the fact that Lily made an acting debut at the age of 2 from BBC's short-lived series Growing Pains (in 1992), she didn't land in acting until the age of 20.
In 2009, Collins made her film debut in supporting role in The Blind Side (2009) & landed in the first-ever main role of Lucy Pace in Priest (2011), which gained her wide recognition.
Moreover, in 2011, she appeared in the action-thriller film Abduction, alongside Taylor Lautner and Alfred Molina.
Lily Collins portrayed Snow White in the 2012 fantasy adventure film Mirror Mirror; sharing the screen with Julia Roberts, Armie Hammer & Sean Bean. It gained her first-ever nomination for Teen Choice Awards in 2012.
Thereafter, she worked in the films: The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013), The English Teacher (2013), Love, Rosie (2014) & Rules Don't Apply (2017).
Although her movies: To the Bone and Okja, both released in 2017, were critically acclaimed, it couldn't rock the box-office collection.
Furthermore, she appeared in two biographical films in 2019: in Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile alongside Zac Efron and in Tolkien featuring Nicholas Hoult.
Lily Collins' notable TV works include The Last Tycoon (2016- 2017, 9 episodes) and Les Misérables (2018- 2019, miniseries, 3 episodes).
Did you know? Lily auditioned for the role of "Bella Swan" in Twilight (2008) & for the role of "Snow White" in Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), but lost both roles to Kristen Stewart.
Collins is currently busy with her upcoming projects; her 2020 film Inheritance has a release date on May 22, 2020. The actress' other 2 upcoming films 'Halo of Stars' and 'Mank' is under post-production.
She will star in the main role Emily in the comedy-drama series Emily in Paris (post-production) starring Ashley Park and Camille Razat.
As per IMDB, Lily's other projects: 'Titan' and 'Gilded Rage' are under pre-production.
Lily Collins is low-key about her residence meanwhile. She formerly lived in West Hollywood condo, featuring a single master suite and two bathrooms.
In November 2018, the English-American actress listed her condo for a reported $2.995 million, slashing the original asking price of $3.195 million in October.
Reportedly, before she kept the property in the market, it was leased for 6 months with a whopping $13,000-a-month.
After 2 months of listing, the property was sold in December 2018 for $2.846 million.
As for a fact, her mother Jill Tavelman lives in Beverly Hills, California house, purchased for $4 million.
On the other, Lily's multi-millionaire father Phil Collins owns estates in Féchy & Begnins of Switzerland. Reportedly, in June 2016, Phil purchased a Mediterranean-style Miami Beach mansion with 7 bedrooms for $33 million; it was formerly owned by pop icon Jennifer Lopez.
Collins is never married & at the moment, is dating American film director Charlie McDowell.
After being rumored for dating in the summer of 2019, the duo didn't take long to confirm their relationship & made it official via Instagram in August 2019, while in their trip to Paris.
An avid user of Instagram & Twitter, Lily Collins has over 18.7 million followers & 734.6K followers as of April 2020.
Prior to Charlie, she has been in numerous relationships; her highlight dating history includes Riley Harper (2009-2010), Taylor Lautner (2010-2011), Zac Efron (2012-2013) & Jason Vahn (2017).
Did you know? An outspoken anti-bullying advocate, Lily Collins, since 2014, serves as a celebrity ambassador of Bystander Revolution, an anti-bullying organization.
Lily Jane Collins was born on March 18, 1989, in Guildford, Surrey, England, the UK. She is the only daughter of Phil Collins & his second ex-wife Jill Tavelman.
Reportedly, her parents divorced after 12 years of marriage in 1996, & Jill (Lily's mother) got alimony of £17 million.
After their divorce, Lily, at the age of 7, moved to Los Angeles with her mother. There, Collins attended Harvard-Westlake School & later enrolled at the University of Southern California- she majored in broadcast journalism.
She has dual nationality: American & English.
From her father's first marriage with Andrea Collin, Lily has 2 elder-half siblings: Simon Collins and Joely Collins.
After divorce with Lily's mother, the Priest actress's father married again; with 3rd wife Orianne Collins. From that relationship, Lily Collins has 2 younger half-siblings: Nicholas and Matthew.
Did you know? During her teenage, Lily suffered from an eating disorder, which she mentioned in her book "Unfiltered: No Shame, No Regrets, Just Me."