Sophia Bush Biography

Published On May 26, 2016
Facts of Sophia Bush
Date of Birth: 1982 , July-8
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
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In 2003, while Sophia was starring in the TV series One Tree Hill, she fell in love with her co star Chad Michael Murray. Chad Michael Murray is also an actor and a former fashion model. They dated each other for several months and they finally got engaged in May 2004. After being engaged for about a year, they finally tied their married knot on 16th of April 2005 but within few months they announced their separation and they finally got divorced in 2006.

In 2008, Sophie was spotted with James Lafferty. James Lafferty is an actor and he is renowned in the film industry as a director and producer. He is also her One Tree Hill co-star. They were together for about a year and they broke up in 2009.

In May 2010, Sophia began her romantic love affairs with Austin Nichols. Austin Nichols is also an actor and he is mainly popular for starring the role of Julian Baker in The CW drama series One Tree Hill. They had on and off relationship for several years and they finally broke up in February 2012.

From the early 2013, she began dating an American Google executive Dan Fredinburg. He was also known for being the climate activist, inventor, explorer and entrepreneur. They continued this love life for about a year and they broke up in February 2014.

Sophia was born and raised in a middle class family. She received her formal education from Westridge School for Girls. There she was also active as a member of the volleyball team. She graduated from there in 2000 and then she joined University of Southern California with a major in journalism. Though she was not interested in acting as a child, she chooses acting as her profession at the later stage of her life. She made her acting debut in 2002 by starring the role of Carrie Orr in a 2002 biographical crime film Point of Origin. That year she also appeared in a romantic comedy film National Lampoon's Van Wilder playing the role of Sally. She got her rise in fame in 2003 after she began portraying the role of Brooke Davis in an American television drama series One Tree Hill. For this role she has been honored with several prestigious awards like Teen Choice Awards and Vail Film Festival. Her net worth is $6 Million.

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Born in Pasadena, California, United States

July 8 , 1982

Sweet and sexy, Sophia Bush was born as Sophia Anna Bush in the early 1980s in Pasadena, California, United States of America to Maureen Bush and Charles William Bush. She is the only child of her parents. Her father is an advertising and beauty photographer.

Graduated from Westridge School for Girls

2000

Sophia was born and raised in a middle class family. She received her formal education from Westridge School for Girls. There she was also active as a member of the volleyball team. She graduated from there in 2000 and then she joined University of Southern California with a major in journalism.

Began her acting career

2000

Though she was not interested in acting as a child, she chooses acting as her profession at the later stage of her life. She made her acting debut in 2002 by starring the role of Carrie Orr in a 2002 biographical crime film Point of Origin. 

First movie, National Lampoon's Van Wilder

2002

In 2002, she also appeared in a romantic comedy film National Lampoon's Van Wilder playing the role of Sally. This movie is also referred as Van Wilder: Party Liaison. The following year she appeared in the movie Learning Curves.

Appeared in the television series, One Tree Hill

2003

She got her rise in fame in 2003 after she began portraying the role of Brooke Davis in an American television drama series One Tree Hill. For this role she has been honored with several prestigious awards like Teen Choice Awards and Vail Film Festival.

Began dating Chad Michael Murray

2003

In 2003, while Sophia was starring in the TV series One Tree Hill, she fell in love with her co star Chad Michael Murray. Chad Michael Murray is also an actor and a former fashion model. He is also a talented writer. 

Married to Chad Michael Murray

April 16 , 2005

They dated each other for several months and they finally got engaged in May 2004. After being engaged for about a year, they finally tied their married knot on 16th of April 2005 but within few months they announced their separation and they finally got divorced in 2006.

Began dating James Lafferty

2008

In 2008, Sophie was spotted with James Lafferty. James Lafferty is an actor and he is renowned in the film industry as a director and producer. He is also her One Tree Hill co-star. They were together for about a year and they broke up in 2009.

Dated Austin Nichols

2010

In May 2010, Sophia began her romantic love affairs with Austin Nichols. Austin Nichols is also an actor and he is mainly popular for starring the role of Julian Baker in The CW drama series One Tree Hill. They had on and off relationship for several years and they finally broke up in February 2012.

Dated Dan Fredinburg

2013

From the early 2013, she began dating an American Google executive Dan Fredinburg. He was also known for being the climate activist, inventor, explorer and entrepreneur. They continued this love life for about a year and they broke up in February 2014.

Won Teen Choice Awards

2007

In 2007, she was honored with Teen Choice Awards for her role in the movies like John Tucker Must Die and The Hitcher. She was honored with this award that year for Choice Movie Actress: Comedy, Choice Movie: Breakout Female and Choice Movie Actress: Horror/Thriller. 

Won Vail Film Festival

2007

Till date she has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and she has also been honored with several of them. She got her one and only nomination in Vail Film Festival in 2007 and she won this award that year for Rising Star Award. 

Honored by Femme Fatales

2004

In 2004, she was honored by several magazines like Femme Fatales and Much Music. Femme Fatales honored her by listing her in their lists of The 50 Sexiest Women of 2004 and she was ranked 3rd in this listing.