fans of The Mortal Instruments book series can rest easy: Lily Collins, who’ll bring Clary Fray to life on screen, is just as obsessed with Cassandra Clare’s books as you are. (“Join the club!” she says with a laugh.) Collins, who was cast as Fray over two years ago, has been a tagahanga of Clare’s work for quite some time. Now the story, which centers around a young girl who discovers a brand-new (to her) supernatural world, is finally coming to the big screen this summer, with a cast that includes Jared Harris and Jonathan Rhys Meyers.
“The special effects and the CGI are going to be...
The Hollywood Reporter: I watched The English Teacher last night and it’s a bit of a reunion for you and [Mirror Mirror co-star] Nathan Lane.
Lilly Collins: I know! And then what’s funny is that Greg Kinnear and I just did Stuck in pag-ibig together, which comes out in June. So it’s like I took one from one movie and moved on, and then took another from another movie and moved on.
THR: So I take it you enjoyed working with both of them?
LC: It was fun. Nathan is just such a hoot. He’s so funny. Even when the cameras aren’t rolling, he’s on. He’s so giving and he’s just a funny guy,...
01. Lily attended the unibersidad of Southern California.
02. Lily has hosted several telebisyon shows and has been involved in pagganap and modeling.
03. Younger half-sister of Simon Collins and Joely Collins, Phil Collins’s children with his first wife, Andrea Collins; and older half-sister of Nicholas and Matthew, Phil’s children with his third wife. Simon is a Canadian musician and Joely is a Canadian actress.
04. Daughter of Phil Collins and segundo wife Jill Tavelman.
Miss Lily Collins sat down with Collider and talked about the passionate fans of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, working on The English Teacher (out May 17, U.S), looking pasulong to filming Love, Rosie and much more.
The indie dramedy The English Teacher tells the story of Linda Sinclair (Julianne Moore), a 40-year-old, unmarried high school English teacher in small town Pennsylvania. With no children and no relationships to speak of, her life is uncomplicated, which is just how she likes it. Her greatest passion and her biggest fulfillment comes from helping her impressionable young...