Nicole Evangeline Lilly, most commonly known as Evangeline Lilly, is a Canadian actress. She was born on August 3, 1979, in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada. Evangeline Lilly age is 38 years old. Evangeline Lilly height is 5 feet 6 inches or 168 centimeters. Evangeline Lilly weight is 121 pounds or 55 kilograms. Her measurements are 36-23-32 and she wears a 34B bra size. The actress is fairly petite. Her hair color is dark brown and her eyes are green. Evangeline Lilly shoe size is 8 (US) and her dress size is 4 (US). Evangeline Lilly net worth in 2019 is $15 million.
Evangeline Lilly Education
She graduated from the W.J. Mouat Secondary School. Evangeline Lilly studied International Relations at the University of British Columbia but she finished her studies there once she was offered the role of Kate Austen in the TV show Lost (2004 – 2010).
Evangeline Lilly Family
Evangeline Lilly father is a Home Economics teacher and her mother is a middle school secretary who used to work as a cosmetician and also ran a daycare center. She has two sisters and the younger one is named Andrea.
She has an English and Irish lineage. Her dad was raised in Kenya since Evangeline’s fatherly grandparents were ministers in Africa. One of Evangeline’s grandmas was an English war bride.
Evangeline Lilly Filmography/ Career
Evangeline Lilly career started when she was found by a Ford Modeling Agency specialist while strolling the boulevards of Kelowna, British Columbia. She was offered a part in ads and non-talking parts in the TV shows Smallville (2001 – 2011) and Kingdom Hospital (2004).
Evangeline Lilly was urged to try out for Lost but she didn’t hope to get cast. Around 75 women actresses tried out for the part of Kate Austen. Lilly’s application was at long last acknowledged. Lost kept running for six seasons from 2004 to 2010. It was one of the best shows on ABC’s primetime plan amid its run, won a Golden Globe and 11 Emmy Awards, and was positioned on the first class TV show of the decade
In 2008, Lilly appeared in The Hurt Locker. She was given in Peter Jackson’s three-section adjustment of J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit. In 2015, Lilly played Hope van Dyne in the superhero film Ant-Man alongside Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas and Corey Stoll; and in October of that year, it was declared that Lilly would repeat her part in the sequel Ant-Man and the Wasp.
In 2013, Lilly wrote the children’s book “The Squickerwonkers”.
Evangeline Lilly Net Worth
Evangeline Lilly net worth is estimated at $15 million. The net worth of Evangeline Lilly includes remuneration from movies, TV shows, and commercials.
Evangeline Lilly Boyfriends/Affairs
Evangeline Lilly has had several relationships over the years. She was married to Canadian hockey player Murray Hone from 2003 to 2004. After the couple split, Lilly started a relationship with her Lost co-star Dominic Monaghan. Lilly and Monaghan were together for five years. Nowadays, Lilly is in a relationship with her long-time boyfriend Norman Kali. The couple has been together since 2011 and they have two children.
Some Interesting and Unknown Facts About Evangeline Lilly
- Kate Austen, Lilly’s character in Lost, is frequently seen climbing trees and this is because Evangeline Lilly is quite an outdoorsy person. She enjoys doing tons of physical activities.
- In 2006, her Hawaii’s home was destroyed after a fire. Luckily nobody got hurt and Lilly felt relieved of starting a new life with less material stuff.
- Evangeline Lilly is fluent in French.
- She works for non-profit organizations such as GO Campaign.
- She worked as a waitress, model and flight attendant for quite some time.
- She has two nicknames: Evi and Monkey.