The Career Of Lily Collins - Movies In Focus
English-American actress Lily Collins has had an impressive career to date, with a breakthrough performance in the 2009 film The Blind Side which she starred in alongside Academy Award-winner Sandra Bullock. Since then, she has played a variety of roles; from period dramas to fantasy, and action films. Her latest film Tolkien sees her take on the role of Edith Bratt, the future wife and muse of the beloved writer J. R. R. Tolkien who is also said to be the inspiration for his fictional characters Lúthien Tinúviel and Arwen Evenstar. To celebrate the release of Tolkien in UK cinemas on Friday 3 May 2019 and another stand-out performance by Collins, we’re taking a look at her career to date. The Blind Side (2009) Collins first ever on-screen appearance was in the critically-acclaimed biographical sports drama The Blind Side where she played the daughter of Leigh Anne Tuhoy (Sandra Bullock). Not only was this Collins first ever film role, she also had the challenge of portraying the life of a real person, something she would continue to do so later on in her career. The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013) Collins took on the role of the main protagonist [...]