LILY COLLINS (Lucy Pace) is a rising star in Hollywood.
Collins was last seen making her film debut in the 2010 Academy Award® nominated
film The Blind Side along side Oscar winner Sandra Bullock and Tim McGraw. The
film, based on the Michael Lewis book, "The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game"
centers around a teenager who is recruited by a college football program and is
groomed into an athletically and academically successful NFL prospect.
Collins was most recently cast as the title role of Snow White in the highly
anticipated Brothers Grimm: Snow White. In the film Lily will star opposite
Academy Award® Winner Julia Roberts and Armie Hammer. The film is set to be
released June 29, 2012.
Collins completed production on the film Abduction which she stars in
opposite Taylor Lautner, Sigourney Weaver, and Alfred Molina. The Lionsgate
thriller follows a young man who sets out to uncover the truth about his life
after finding his baby photo on a missing persons website. Collins stars as
Lautner’s love interest in the film. Abduction will be released September 23,
Collins will soon begin production on Mortal Instruments. Mortal Instruments
will be the first in a possible franchise series of films based on the popular
book series by Cassandra Clare. Mortal Instruments tells the story of a girl who
is forced to find out truths about her past and bloodline as she searches for
her abducted mother. The film is set to be released in 2012.
Collins appeared on the small screen in 2009 in the final two episodes of the
first season of the CW drama "90210.” Collins played the character of Phoebe, a
West Beverly High School student and rival of Annie.
Collins has many passions. She is a published journalist and experienced
television host. She covered the presidential inauguration for Nickelodeon, both
the Democratic and Republican National Convention for SEVENTEEN Magazine, she
was a contributing writer for CosmoGIRL! Magazine, a host for Nickelodeon’s
“Hollywood Hang” and “Countdown to Kids’ Choice!” (Nickelodeon’s unique pre-show
to the 2009 Kids’ Choice Awards) as well as hosted "Live from the Red Carpet at
the Oscars" for the E! Network.
Collins attended the 2008 Spanish GLAMOUR Awards in Madrid where she received
the “Best International Model” Award. She was also presented with the “One to
Watch” award at the “2008 Young Hollywood Awards” for her hosting success.
Collins was also the host of HOLLYWOOD LIFE Magazine’s 5th Annual “Hollywood
Style Awards” in Los Angeles. The evening honored celebrities, stylists and
designers; including Rachel Bilson, Jessica Simpson and Monique Lhuillier.
Collins discovered her passion for journalism at age 15, when she began
working for the popular fashion magazine ELLEGIRL UK, where she designed a page
informing readers on current Hollywood trends and Los Angeles hot spots.
No stranger to the camera, the entertainment industry has been a big part of
her life from the time she was born in West Sussex, England. She started acting
when she was an infant with a role on the British version of the television
series “Growing Pains.” After moving to the states at age six, she took her love
of acting and singing to the stage, performing musical theater and drama at the
Youth Academy for Dramatic Arts.
When she is not working, Collins attends the University of Southern
California’s Annenberg School for Communications where she is studying
Communications. As the first college representative to sit on the board of The
Maple Counseling Center, Collins is an advocate of the “teens helping teens”
program through peer support groups. At USC, she plans to continue developing
her craft in all areas. Her ambition, intelligence and beauty guarantee her much
professional success in the upcoming years.
Collins currently resides in Los Angeles.