Sophia Lillis is an American actress, known for her role as Beverly Marsh in the 2017 supernatural horror movie It. She would appear as Gretel in the upcoming 2020 supernatural horror movie Gretel & Hansel: A Grim Fairy Tale.
Sophia Lillis Bio; Family, Education, Height
Sophia was born on 13 February 2002 to parents David Lillis and Juliana Mellevold. Her parents divorced in her young age and her mother remarried Christopher Mellevold. She grew up with her twin brother Jake Lillis and a stepbrother named Philip in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, New York City.
Sophia Lillis with her stepfather Christopher Mellevold and a twin brother Jake Lillis (Picture: Sophia’s Instagram)
Lillis with a height of 5 feet (1.52 meters) took acting classes at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. She was interested in acting at the age of seven.
Her Career; Movies, TV Shows, Net Worth
Sophia began her acting career from the 2014 movie, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Moreover, she portrayed the role of Debbie Bernstein in the 2016 movie 37. Her movies role include Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (2019) and It: Chapter Two (2019).
Besides, Lillis has appeared in several TV shows. She portrayed a role as young Camille Preaker in the 2018 psychological thriller miniseries Sharp Objects. She is set to portray the role of Sydney in the upcoming TV show I Am Not Okay with This in 2020.
Sophia Lillis would appear as Gretel in the 2020 upcoming movie Gretel & Hansel: A Grim Fairy Tale (Picture: SlashFilm)
Well, the young actress is likely to amass the splendid net worth from her acting stint. She makes big money from her work in numerous movies and TV shows.
Sophia Lillis’ Dating Status 2019
Sophia has been actively involved in her acting career at a young age. She has not flaunted her dating status to the media eyes to the date.
The 17-year-old is currently presumed to be single. She often posts pictures related to her family and career on her Instagram accounts. It looks like she is single as of 2019 and is enjoying her moments with her family.
Some Interesting Facts About Sophia Lillis
- Her parents are of Irish, Polish and Swiss-German descent.
- In 2017, she appeared in a music video of ”Santa’s Coming for Us”, a song composed by Sia.
- Lillis took ballet lessons for three years, learned fencing and roller-skating in her early days. Similarly, she is an intermediate/advanced level swimmer.