Mostly Credited As: Sophia Bush
Birth Name: Sophia Anna Bush
Date Of Birth: July 08, 1982 (Age 33)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Pasadena, California
Height: 5' 7" (1.7 m)
Sophia Bush stars as Erin Lindsay, a tough, no-nonsense detective in the NBC drama “Chicago P.D.”
Bush has captured film and television audiences alike with the diverse characters she portrays. Over the course of nine seasons, she portrayed Brooke Davis on the CW’s hit drama “One Tree Hill,” evolving from a trouble-making vixen to a fiercely loyal friend, and a huge fan favorite. Most recently, Bush appeared opposite David Krumholtz, Michael Urie and Brandon Routh in the CBS comedy “Partners.”
Bush starred opposite Sean Bean in the remake of the classic horror film “The Hitcher,” produced by Michael Bay for Focus Features. She starred in Serenade Films’ “The Narrows,” the independent comedy “Table for Three,” and the feature film “Chalet Girl,” opposite Bill Nighy and Brooke Shields. Previously, Bush starred in 20th Century Fox’s hit comedy “John Tucker Must Die,” along with Jesse Metcalfe and Brittany Snow. She also starred in Buena Vista Pictures’ thriller “Stay Alive,” opposite Frankie Muniz and Adam Goldberg.
Bush has earned multiple Teen Choice Awards in the categories of comedy movie actress, horror/thriller movie actress and breakout female movie actress. In addition, she was also a recipient of the Rising Star Award at the Vail Film Festival, as well as the New Hollywood Style Icon Award at the Hollywood Style Awards and the Bing Philanthropy Award at the Young Hollywood Awards.
Trivia Married co-star Chad Michael Murray in 2005
Recently divorced husband, and co-star Chad Michael Murray. Their divorce was finalized December 2006.
"I want to play everything. I really want to do it all."
One day, Sophia says she really wants to write a book.
Sophia is an only child.
Was a journalism major at USC, before she dropped out.
She is an alumni in the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority at USC.
"My job is my job, and my personal life is my personal life, and I keep them separate. It's my job. It's not always easy, but it's my work – it's what I love and take pride in, and I won't let that slack because of personal circumstances."
Sophia says she is fine doing romantic scenes with ex husband Chad Michael Murray.
She was cast as Kate Brewster in "Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines" but was replaced because she was to young.
Sophia Bush Quotes
Sophia Bush: (On which historical figure she most identifies with) Wow, that’s difficult. I can’t say that I identify with him, but I have a wonderful photo of Gandhi and his family, by Margaret Bourke-White, which I keep close everywhere I go. I look at it every day and remind myself to be inspired by the things he achieved and the way he did them.
Sophia Bush: I’m a bit of a worrier, to an extreme. I’ll crack a joke, then worry if I’ve offended someone—even when they’re laughing. I have a guilt complex, always worrying.