Lily Collins

Lily Collins is a British-American actress. She got her big break in 2009's The Blind Side and went on to earn her first Golden Globe nomination for her role in 2016's Rules Don't Apply. Collins has starred in the Netflix rom-com Emily in Paris since 2020. Her father is music legend Phil Collins.
Lily Collins
Full Name
Lily Jane Collins
Surrey, England
Notable Projects
The Blind Side


Who is Lily Collins's mother?

Lily Collins's mother is Jill Tavelman Collins, a teacher-turned-antique store owner. Tavelman Collins split with singer Phil Collins after 10 years of marriage in 1994.

Who is Lily Collins's husband?

Lily Collins married Charlie McDowell — the son of actress Mary Steenburgen and actor Malcolm McDowell — in Dunton, Colorado in 2021.

Why doesn't Lily Collins have a British accent?

Lily Collins said on 'The Kelly Clarkson Show' that her American classmates teased her about her British accent after she moved to Los Angeles at age 5. So, she used to watch movies and repeat the dialogue in order to lose her accent.

What movie are Zac Efron and Lily Collins in?

Zac Efron and Lily Collins starred in Netflix's 'Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile,' which is based on serial killer Ted Bundy.

Most Recent

Lily Collins Partners with Living Proof and Talks Boldness in Beauty: 'I Have No Problem Being Unrecognizable'
"Hair for me can be a representation of your personality in so many different ways," says the star of Emily in Paris
Lily Collins Remembers Her 'Incredibly Special' Wedding Dress Fitting — on the Emily in Paris Set!
The actress and newlywed also reveals a few of her favorite fashion moments from the hit Netflix series, including pinch-me moments in St. Tropez and Versailles
Lucien Laviscount Set to Return to Emily in Paris as Series Regular for Season 3
Lucien Laviscount portrayed Alfie, season 2 love interest of Lily Collins’ Emily Cooper, in the Netflix romantic comedy series
Lily Collins Pays Tribute to Dad Phil Collins After His Final Genesis Concert: 'The End of an Era'
"To have witnessed this last show was truly the memory of a lifetime and an event I shall hold in my heart forever," Lily Collins said after Genesis' final performance together on Saturday
Lily Collins Recalls Planning Wedding While Filming Windfall with Now-Husband as Director
PEOPLE has an exclusive first look at Lily Collins' conversation with Willie Geist about planning her wedding to Charlie McDowell while filming Windfall
Lily Collins Says She Had to See a Podiatrist Every Week Because of Her Emily in Paris Heels
“I had to have insoles made for every pair of shoes. I’m not kidding. I felt ancient,” the 33-year-old Emily in Paris star told Jimmy Fallon during an appearance on The Tonight Show

More Lily Collins

Lily Collins Says Husband Charlie McDowell Sometimes Believes in Her 'More Than I Believe in Myself'
Charlie McDowell directs real-life wife Lily Collins in the new Netflix movie Windfall
Lily Collins' Husband Says Directing Her in Windfall Was 'Distracting' During Kissing Scene
" 'My good friend [is] kissing my then-fiancée,' " Charlie McDowell recalls of his thoughts while directing Lily Collins and Jesse Plemons in Windfall
Emily in Paris Renewed for Seasons 3 and 4 by Netflix After Cliffhanger: 'New Possibilities'

Lily Collins still doesn't know the Emily's fate after a major season 2 cliffhanger