On May 3, Netflix announced that season 2 of the hit Netflix original Emily in Paris has officially begun production:
Merci beaucoup to our 58 million fans for making Emily in Paris our most popular comedy series of 2020 — you’re going to love what they’re working on for Season 2, which is now in production! pic.twitter.com/R1nyV4wpCU
— Netflix (@netflix) May 3, 2021
The show was an instant hit, watched by 58M households in the first 4 weeks after its October 2020 launch.
With season 2 on the way, we decided to take a closer look at actress Lily Collins.
Did you know that her dad is Phil Collins?
If not, you’re not the only one.
Wait…Lily Collins, the star of Emily in Paris, is the daughter of Phil Collins?!?
— Yashar Ali 🐘 (@yashar) February 6, 2021
Yup, you heard that right. Lily Collins is the youngest daughter of her world-famous musician dad, well-loved for hits like “In The Air Tonight” and the entire Tarzan soundtrack.
In fact, Lily Collins had a minor voice role in Tarzan, and “You’ll Be In My Heart” was based on a lullaby he wrote for her when she was a baby!
Who is Lily Collins dating?
Lily Collins has been dating Charlie McDowell, a writer and director known for The One I Love starring Elizabeth Moss. The adorable pair got engaged in September 2020.
They’re always posting the cutest pics with their pup Redford, who has his own Instagram. They go on all sorts of outdoor adventures together.
What else is Lily Collins known for?
While it’s always fun to talk about who’s dating who, we love to focus on the incredible careers of our favorite Hollywood celebs.
If you aren’t familiar with Emily in Paris, you may have seen Lily Collins in 2021 Oscar winner Mank, Love, Rosie, Rules Don’t Apply, To The Bone, The Blind Side, or Inheritance.
Lily Collins is doing some HollyGOOD for the world, too
On Friday, Deadline announced that Lily Collins is one of three Hollywood ambassadors for Go Campaign, an organization currently focused on providing relief for the worsening COVID crisis in India.
“India is facing a devastating second wave of COVID-19 and their healthcare system does not have enough resources to care for everybody,” Lily Collins said. “They are in dire need of protective equipment, oxygen, medicine, and food to save lives. I have such beautiful memories of my time in India and the country will always hold such a special place in my heart.”
Actors Robert Pattinson and Ewan McGregor have also spoken up to encourage people to raise funds.
Here’s what people are saying about Lily Collins on Twitter
We turn to one of our favorite sources for memes to see what the masses have to say about Lily Collins.
there’s not a soul on earth with better eyebrows than lily collins
— coffee bae (@iamsashakae) October 24, 2020
not 👏 a 👏 soul
lily collins i am free on thursday night if u want to hang out please read this and then let me know if u want to hang out on thursday night when i am free
— t (@ULTRAGLOSS) October 3, 2020
Lily Collins is literally so beautiful sigh
— 𝔰𝔱𝔢𝔭𝔥 𝔧𝔞𝔢𝔤𝔢𝔯 ♡ (@loveydoveysteph) October 21, 2020
lily collins audrey hepburn biopic when?
— ǝuᴉɯɐɾuǝq (@benjxmine) March 8, 2021
WE NEED A DATE
should’ve known lily collins would be THAT powerful when her dad made you’ll be in my heart from tarzan for her.
— k.❦ (@NINETIESRNB) January 18, 2021
Foreshadowing at its finest
LILY COLLINS 🤝 TV SERIES
— Lola (@NEPHILILY) October 4, 2020
YES that’s it that’s the tweet
@ hollywood please bless us with a film starring natalie dyer, timothée chalamet and lily collins as siblings
— emi (@emilydoris_) June 11, 2018
We unofficially endorse this 3-year-old tweet and use our previously established obsession with Timothée Chalamet movies as evidence of our support
What are your thoughts on Lily Collins? HollyGOOD vibes only, plz.
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