His father is the English musician Phill Collins. He was the one who sings the song You will live in my heart, from the Disney film, Tarzan. In the book the actress published in 2017, Without filters. Without shame, without regret. Just me, in Castilian, talks about the relationship with his father. In the text he mentions that he forgives him for not being the father he expected. Phill Collins left his family when Lily was five years old, having been unfaithful to his second wife and confessing it via fax.
2) She was an editor
The British-American studied journalism and wrote articles for NY Confidential from british magazine Elle Girl. He also wrote several times for the magazine Seventeen and was a correspondent for Nickelodeon at the Kids’ Choice Awards, where he interviewed several movie stars.
3) Eating problems
Collins suffered from anorexia for several years, a disease that reached its peak when she was 16 years old. All that he tells in his book Unfiltered: no shame, no regrets, just me (No filters – no shame or regrets, just me). In 2017 he starred To the bone, a film that deals with the illness she suffered. In order to play the role, she lost weight, however she was not afraid of relapsing.
4) Musical talent
Like his father, Collins has a talent for music. The actress has sung in soundtracks from movies like Mirror Mirror, an adaptation of Snow White that she starred in in 2012.
He has a fondness for the saga Star Wars as well as by Harry Potter. The artist was considered for one of the main roles in the film Star Wars: Episode VII.
6) Literature lover
She has declared herself a lover of Jane Austen’s novels and for her there is no better plan to relax than to read. Her favorite author’s book is Pride and prejudice. In addition, as already mentioned, she is a fan of Harry Potter, so she has also read those books.
7) Love relationships
Lily Collins was in a relationship with actor Taylor Lautner in 2011, however, the bond did not prosper and they ended it. Zac Efron It was another of his partners, but by June 2012 it was already announced that they had cut. Then he was with Jamie Campbell Bower With whom it lasted until 2013, in 2015 they decided to give themselves a new opportunity but in 2016 their love ended. His current partner is Charlie McDowell.
8) She’s getting married!
Her boyfriend and now fiancé, Charlie McDowell He proposed to her at the end of September. Lily shared photos of her posing with the ring on her Instagram account declaring that it is the most genuine happiness she has ever felt.
9) How you started in the acting world
In 2009 he entered Hollywood participating in the film Blind side with actress Sandra Bullock. However, during his childhood and adolescence he already appeared in commercials and programs on British television. Among the films Collins has made are: Mirror Mirror, Stuck in love, The english teacher, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, Love Rosie, Rules Don’t Apply and many more. The latter brought her first Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy.
10) Causes you fight for
He is an animal lover, he likes to raise awareness about eating disorders, especially anorexia after having suffered from it. (AND)