Lily Mo Sheen possibly comes to the mind when talking about celebrity kids who will one day take over the entertainment industry like their famous parents. The entertainment industry has witnessed growing cases where celebrity kids follow the path walked by their famous parents. As for Lily, not one but two of her parents are famous in the acting industry, thus making it easier for her to launch into a similar career. The young English actress has been in a couple of films with her mother including the horror film, Underworld: Evolution. Get to know more about her below.
Lily Mo Sheen – Biography
Lily Mo Sheen, who is of British nationality, was born in London on January 31, 1999. She is the daughter of two famous actors – Kate Beckinsale and Michael Sheen. Though born in London, she, however, grew in Los Angeles, Califonia where her parents relocated to shortly after she was born. It was also in Los Angeles that young Lily started her schooling. She first attended Harvard-Westlake School and after graduation in 2017, she joined New York University.
Facts About Kate Beckinsale, Michael Sheen’s Daughter
1. Lily Mo Sheen Hails From A Theatrical Family
Lily’s venture into acting could only be natural as she grew up among family members who had long found their roots in the entertainment business. Fact be told, Lily’s father and mother aren’t the only people who are actors in her family, her maternal and paternal grandparents were also involved in the business. While her English actress mother, Kate Beckinsale is the only child of two renowned actors – Judy Loe and Richard Beckinsale, her Welsh actor father, Michael Sheen was also raised by his two parents – Irene and Meyrick, who were both involved in local amateur operatics and musicals.
Lily’s parents were also involved in acting from their early ages. Her mother Kate acted for the first time at the age of four, in a single episode of a UK biographical TV documentary, This is Your Life. Her father, on the other hand, joined Wales National Youth Theatre as a teenager and there he learned a lot about acting and work ethic. Lily has a half-niece, Samantha Beckinsale, who has also garnered a lot in terms of fame and acting experience in the movie industry. Lily Mo Sheen herself joined the industry at the age of seven, being cast in the 2006 fantasy action horror film, Underworld: Evolution which was also directed by a member of her family, her step-father, Len Wiseman. Interestingly, the film featured her mother, Kate, who appeared as Selene.
2. Her Parents Are Separated
Lily Mo Sheen with her parents Michael and Kate – Image SourceIn 2003, her father and mother went their separate ways, leaving Lily Mo Sheen among the many celebrity kids whose parents separated. Lily’s parents were friends for a long time but they started dating in early 1995 after they were both casts in the production of The Seagull. Shortly afterward, the two moved in together. Although they were not officially married, the couple lived together from 1995 until 2003 when they chose to go their separate ways.
Lily’s parent’s separation happened shortly after their arrival in Los Angeles from London. Eventually, her parents moved on. From 2004 till 2016, her mother was previously married to movie director Len Wiseman. Her father, Sheen, fell in love with Sarah Silverman, a popular American stand-up comedian, in 2014; however, the two separate in 2017. Lily’s parents, who remain best of friends, were both present at her graduation from high school in 2017.
3. Lily Mo Sheen’s Net Worth
As an upcoming actress, Lily Mo Sheen’s net worth is expected to run in thousands of dollars. Her mother’s net worth is estimated to be about $16 million while her father’s net worth is $9 million.
Lily’s first film, Underworld: Evolution was a box office hit and no doubt placed the actress on the map. The other films she has appeared in include Click and Everybody’s Fine which earned $237 million and $15 million respectively.
4. Her Height, Weight, Body Measurement
Lily Mo Sheen is a beautiful young lady with a slim body. The actress has a height of 5 feet 4inches (163 cm) and her weight falls around 44 kg. Details about her figure such as her waist, hip, and bust are still under review but her hair color is brown while her eyes are hazel.