Sophia Lillis

Last updated on 18 September 2017

Sophia Lillis (born February 13, 2002) is an American film and television actress. She portrays the character Beverly Marsh in It: Chapter One, a feature film adaptation of Stephen King's novel It.

Early life and career

Lillis was born on February 13, 2002 in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York City.[1] She started acting when she was seven years old, taking classes at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.[1]

Lillis made her acting debut in 2014 with the film A Midsummer Night's Dream and later she starred in the film 37.[1] She starred in the horror film It, an adaptation of Stephen King's novel, directed by Andy Muschietti. In It she plays one of the lead roles as Beverly Marsh along with Jaeden Lieberher, Bill Skarsgård, and Jeremy Ray Taylor.[2][3][4]

Lillis had been also cast in the HBO's television series Sharp Objects, in which she will play the young version of Camille Preaker, played by Amy Adams as an adult.[5]

Personal life

She has a step-brother named Philip.[1]

Filmography

Film

Year Title Role Notes
2013 The Lipstick Stain Addie Short film
2014 A Midsummer Night's Dream Rude Elemental
2016 37 Debbie Bernstein
2016 The Garden Luc Short film
2017 It Beverly Marsh

Television

Year Title Role Notes
2018 Sharp Objects Young Camille Preaker 1 episode

References

  1. ^ a b c d "Sophia Lillis Wiki: Learn More about the “It” Star". Earn The Necklace. 8 September 2017. Retrieved September 10, 2017.
  2. ^ Lincoln, Ross A. (June 22, 2016). "Sophia Lillis Joins New Line’s ‘IT’ Remake; Aunjanue Ellis Sign On To Christine Crokos’ ‘Pimp’". Deadline. Retrieved September 10, 2017.
  3. ^ Purcell, Carey (September 8, 2017). "It Girl: Introducing Sophia Lillis, Heart and Soul of the Losers’ Club". HWD. Retrieved September 10, 2017.
  4. ^ HIGHFILL, SAMANTHA (September 8, 2017). "'It': Sophia Lillis Talks Cast Bonding and That Very Bloody Bathroom Scene". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved September 10, 2017.
  5. ^ Petski, Denise (May 22, 2017). "‘Sharp Objects’ Casts Sophia Lillis; Juan Riedinger Joins ‘Good Behavior’". Deadline. Retrieved September 10, 2017.

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