Lily Collins' debut performance in her acting career was in the BBC series Growing Pains when she was 2 years old back in 1992. Collins was the International Model of the Year in 2007, according to Glamour magazine. Collins is a well-known actress, model and also a writer with an estimated net worth of $8 million in 2018.
She used to work as a writer for the British magazine Elle Girl when she was in her teenage years as she was a broadcast journalism student and was really interested in the field. She has also contributed to Teen Vogue, Seventeen and Los Angeles Times magazine.
Source: The Sun
Lily is the daughter of English musician Phil Collins who was a drummer as well as lead singer of the band Genesis. She was also in the People Magazine's World Most Beautiful Women list in 2012.
Lily's acting career features her renowned role in the movies Love Rosie and Rules Don't Apply. For the movie Rules Don't Apply, Collins received a Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Musical or Comedy. Collins, who is also the Celebrity Ambassador for an anti-bullying organization, has a net worth of $8 million as of 2018. Apart from acting, her source of income also includes the earnings from endorsements, including from the watch brand MOVADO.
Lily Collins: MOVADO
Collins owns a Range Rover Sports SE with "Tru Bwit" written on the vehicle's reg. plate. The SUV has a starting price of $61,000. She was spotted at Car Wash of the Stars in West Hollywood in 2015 while driving the vehicle by herself.
Lily lives in West Hollywood in an apartment at Sierra Towers. The apartment is spread over 1,672 square ft space featuring two bedrooms and three bathrooms. Forbes also mentioned her in The Celebs and Billionaires of West Hollywood's Sierra Towers. Courtney Cox also owns a $4.55 million apartment in the same building. It has space of 3,143 sq ft with 3 bedroom and 5 bathrooms.
Lily Collins residence in Sierra Towers
Talking about Lily's hobbies, she is an antique collector like her mother who owns an antique shop. She mentioned about her hobby that "we would go to the Rose Bowl at the end of the day and look at what was thrown out, and we found a lot of cool things".
At a young age, she used to collect things that her parents threw in the trash. She even carried a purse that she picked up from the trash when she was 10 into the Grammys.
The 28-year-old actress who was born in England moved to Los Angeles with her mother after her parents got a divorce in 1996 when she was seven. She was really interested in journalism and she graduated from the University of Southern California majoring in broadcast journalism.
Video: Lily Collins' First Appearance
Collins has also written a book titled Unfiltered: No Shame, No Regrets, Just Me, which is based on different stages of her life and also deals with her eating disorder.
UNFILTERED, @lilycollins open an honest collection of essays about the struggles that young women face, is $2.99 on e-book today!! Don't miss this powerful read! https://t.co/s9pqos2LTh pic.twitter.com/XwK5RYoRMI— HarperTeen (@harperteen) December 30, 2017
Collins was the character Snow White in the film Mirror Mirror, a fairytale adaptation in which Julia Roberts was the Evil Queen Clementianna and also performed an English cover of the song I Beleive in Love in the film. Her beauty was also praised by The Daily Telegraph as they mentioned:
She has an adorable, sensational, almost perfect face for cinema; think Audrey Hepburn with the eyebrows of Liam Gallagher. Her smile is the platonic ideal of cheeky
Collins was also cast as the lead in the remake of Evil Dead, which was released in 2013, but she had to drop the contract due to her tight schedule.