Bijou Phillips Biography
Bijou Philips is an American actress, model and singer who rose into fame after starring in the 2005 Havoc film and the Raising Hope television series. In FOX’s sitcom Raising Hope from 2010 to 2014, Phillips played the title character’s biological mother, and a serial killer sentenced to death. Until its finale, she appeared in a total of seven episodes of the series.
Bijou Phillips Age
Bijou was born on 1st April, 1980, Greenwich, Connecticut, U.S
Bijou Phillips Height
Phillips stand at a height of 5 feet and 5 inches.
Bijou Phillips Education
Phillips quit school at age of 14 years and moved into her own apartment with a housekeeper, just off Fifth Avenue. Bijou was once described by The Observer as a “wild child”, Phillips experienced a rebellious childhood in New York City, where she used to party, drink and take drugs, such as cocaine, ecstasy, and heroin.
Bijou Phillips Parents
Phillips was born to John Phillips (Father) and Geneviève Waïte (Mother). John Phillips (Father) was an American singer, song writer, and guitarist. John was the leader of the vocal group the Mamas & the Papas and remains frequently referred to as Papa John Phillips. Geneviève Waïte (Mother) was a South African actress, singer and model. Waite is best known acting role was the title character in the 1968 film Joanna. As a model, she was photographed for Vogue in 1971 by Richard Avedon.
Bijou Phillips Siblings
Phillips has four siblings, she has one brother, Tamerlane, and three half-siblings Mackenzie, Jeffrey, and Chynna.
Bijou Phillips Husband
Phillips is married to Danny Masterson, the couple met in 2004 at a poker tournament in Las Vegas. The couple announced their engagement in March 2009. They got married on 18th October, 2011, in a private castle in Ireland.
Bijou Phillips Children
Bijou and Danny Masterson have one daughter, Fianna Francis Masterson, she was born on 14th February, 2014.
Bijou Phillips American Actress
Bijou appeared on the cover of Interview magazine when she was 13 years old. She also appeared on the cover of Vogue Italia. Phillips also became an image model for Calvin Klein and appeared in several advertising campaigns in which adolescents showed white underwear.
Phillips started working on her debut album I’d Rather Eat Glass which was produced by Jerry Harrison, then it was released on 11th May, 1999, by Almo Sounds. The album’s title refers to her past as a fashion model, saying she would “rather eat glass” than go back to modeling.
Phillips appeared in the independent horror film The Wizard of Gore in 2007 and collaborated with actress Lauren German in three films, the first being the comedy drama Spin, about seven people at a popular Los Angeles nightclub. In Hostel: Part II, which served as a sequel to Hostel (2005), Phillips starred as one of three American female art students in Rome who are directed to a Slovak village where they are kidnapped and taken to a facility in which rich clients pay to torture and kill people.
Bijou starred roles in four independent films in 2009, Her first release in the year was the romantic comedy Wake, in which she played an emotionally isolated, modern woman who meets a man mourning his fiancée at a funeral. The horror film It’s Alive, a remake of the 1974 film of the same name written and directed by Larry Cohen, saw Phillips star as a mother who has a murderous baby. Dread Central,In the comedy Made for Each Other, Phillips would reunite with Lauren German and also play a woman whose husband decides the only way to morally rectify his cheating is to get his wife to cheat on him. Her last 2009 film was the crime drama The Bridge to Nowhere, portraying a sex worker.
Bijou Phillips Husband Rape Case
Bijou husband, Danny Masterson, is being charged with raping three women between 2001 and 2003. The women allege that Danny plied them with alcohol and sexually assaulted them at his Hollywood Hills home. The women were also members of Scientology and allege that church officials tried to stop them from reporting Danny Masterson to the police.
Bijou Phillips Salary
Bijou earns an annual estimated salary of USD 70,000.
Bijou Phillips Net Worth
Phillips net worth is estimated to be USD 1 million
Bijou Phillips Instagram
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