Born In: Pasadena, California, United States
Sophia Bush is an iconic star from the American entertainment industry. She is known for her work as an actor, director, producer, and activist. A celebrated actor of ‘One Tree Hill’ fame, Bush has displayed her acting skills in films as well as TV series. While her portrayal of ‘Brooke Davis’ in ‘One Tree Hill’ made her a household name, it was her performances in films like ‘John Tucker Must Die,’ ‘The Hitcher,’ ‘The Narrows,’ and ‘Chalet Girl’ that brought her worldwide fame. Unlike many other actors who stick to their comfort zone, Bush has often moved out of her comfort zone to play various kinds of characters. She has played prominent roles in films of various genres, such as horror, comedy, and romance. In 2014, she started playing ‘Detective Erin Lindsay’ in the NBC police procedural drama series ‘Chicago P.D.’ Bush has reprised her role as ‘Lindsay’ in other ‘Chicago’ series, including ‘Chicago Med’ and ‘Chicago Justice.’
Also Known As: Sophia Anna Bush
Spouse/Ex-: Chad Michael Murray (m. 2005 - div. 2006)
father: Charles William Bush
mother: Maureen Bush
Born Country: United States
Ancestry: Italian American
Notable Alumni: USC Annenberg School For Communication And Journalism
U.S. State: California
City: Pasadena, California
education: USC Annenberg School For Communication And Journalism
She studied at ‘Westridge School for Girls.’ According to the rules of her school, it was compulsory for students to participate in the theatre arts program. Though she wasn't pleased by the rule, she took part in the program. Over a period of time, Bush fell in love with acting as she liked the idea of being someone else on stage. At the age of seventeen, she was named ‘Tournament of Roses Parade Queen.’ She graduated from ‘Westridge School for Girls’ in 2000.
Later, she enrolled at the ‘University of Southern California’ (USC) to pursue a major in journalism. There, she was a member and Social Chair of the ‘Kappa Kappa Gamma’ sorority. She left the university in 2003, without completing her degree.
Sophia Bush’s debut on the big screen came in 2002, when she played ‘Sally’ in ‘National Lampoon's Van Wilder’ opposite Ryan Reynolds. After this, she was seen in television shows, such as ‘Nip/Tuck,’ ‘Sabrina the Teenage Witch,’ and HBO film ‘Point of Origin.’
2006, was a busy year for Sophia. She starred in the ‘20th Century Fox’ comedy ‘John Tucker Must Die.’ The film was a commercial success, earning $ 68.8 million worldwide. Next, she was seen in Buena Vista Pictures' supernatural thriller ‘Stay Alive.’ The film opened at number three in the U.S. box office.
Sophia Bush’s big breakthrough came in 2003, when she started playing the role of ‘Brooke Davis’ in the WB television series ‘One Tree Hill.’ The role brought her immense popularity and made her a household name. She soon became one of the most popular actors in the USA. People loved her style and persona and were impressed with her acting skills. The show was immensely successful and ran for nine seasons from 2003 to 2012.
Sophia Bush has dated a couple of actors like James Lafferty and Austin Nichols. She was also in a relationship with Google program head Dan Fredinburg. She got engaged to Grant Hughes in 2021. In June 2022, the couple got married.
Sophia Bush Movies
(Crime, Drama, Thriller)
(Romance, Sport, Comedy)
(Drama, Sport, Romance, Action)
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