"I'm very picky when it comes to men. I come across a man who I'm really attracted to about once every five years"
Evangeline Lilly, born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta in 1979, was discovered on the streets of Kelowna, British Columbia by the famous Ford modeling agency. Although she initially decided to pass on a modeling career, she went ahead and signed with Ford anyway, to help pay for her University of British Columbia tuition and expenses.
Lilly is fluent in French and loves ice skating, canoeing, kayaking, snowboarding and rock climbing.
Refused to do a partial nude scene in an early episode of "Lost."
Voted one of the Breakout Stars of 2004 by Entertainment Weekly Magazine
#2 on the Sexiest Women in the World list by Maxim Magazine (2005)
Prior to her starring role on "Lost", Evangeline worked on film sets to help pay her University tuition. She can be seen in episodes of "Tru Calling", "Dead Like Me" and "Smallville", and in several films including "White Chicks", "The Chronicles of Riddick", "Stealing Sinatra" and "Freddy vs. Jason".
Presented The Tragically Hip at Live 8 Canada.
Has two sisters - younger sister is named Andrea
Before starring on "Lost", she worked a variety of other jobs. She has worked as a flight attendant, waitress, and completed oil changes on big rigs while doing commercials and modeling to earn money for University.
Her father is a Home Economics teacher in Canada. Her mother worked as a cosmetician.
Attended the University of British Columbia where she pursued a degree in international relations
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