Evangeline Lilly Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

9th October 2015

Fact: Evangeline Lilly will make history in the Ant-Man sequel by becoming the first woman to star in a Marvel movie named after her character. Film bosses have announced the follow-up to the summer (15) blockbuster will be titled Ant-Man and the Wasp. The film reteams the Lost star with Ant-Man Paul Rudd in the film, which is scheduled to buzz into cinemas on 6 July, 2018.

30th June 2015

Quote: "At some point during the shoot I just made this connection to the way Hope, my character looks... She has this very severe haircut and she wears really bright red lipstick and she wears a lot of black and all of I sudden I was like, 'It's like Catherine Zeta-Jones in Chicago; it's a similar look', and I shared this with Michael and he looked at me with a completely straight face and said, 'No! Don't go there!'" Evangeline Lilly fears she may have upset Ant-Man co-star Michael Douglas when she suggested her character resembled his wife's in movie musical Chicago.

27th November 2014

Quote: "I do love it. I think I like Thanksgiving better than Christmas. I like being thankful more that giving and receiving." Canadian actress Evangeline Lilly is a big fan of America's Thanksgiving holiday.

21st November 2014

Quote: "I would like to play Zooey Deschanel roles. I am much more like that in real life and sometimes I get tired of playing such serious, strong women. Sometimes I wish I could just play roles where I smile and I'm sweet and quirky." Lost star Evangeline Lilly dreams of landing a good comedy role.

6th December 2013

Quote: "My son was born outside in Hawaii in the middle of a thunder and lightning storm that was so insane that we had an island-wide power outage... We were woken out of our sleep by the thunder, it was so intense, and in Hawaii they call that mana, which is like your essence or your spirit... so we had to name him after his mana." Actress Evangeline Lilly on the genesis of her son Kahekili's name. Kahekili is Hawaiian for thunder.

5th June 2013

Quote: "She's slightly reckless and totally ruthless and doesn't hesitate to kill. Tauriel is the head of the Elven Guard. She's a Sylvan Elf, which means she's of a much lower order than the elves we all became acquainted with in The Lord of the Rings... She will definitely have a love story. I can't give away too much about it." Lost star Evangeline Lilly on her colourful character in The Hobbit sequel, The Desolation of Smaug.

5th October 2011

Quote: "My baby did not have a name for a month... Maybe that's why you never heard about it... His name means The Thunder." Lost star Evangeline Lilly stops short of revealing her baby's Hawaiian name during an appearance on U.S. late night show Jimmy Kimmel Live!

28th July 2011

Fact: Actress Evangeline Lilly gave fans a sneak peek at her baby boy on Tuesday (26Jul11) as she arrived at Vancouver International Airport in Canada with her boyfriend Norman Kali. The private Lost star became a first-time mum in May (11), but she didn't even announce her pregnancy and has still yet to reveal the name of her child.

3rd June 2010

Quote: "I wrote a children's story called the Squicker Walkers. Never attempted (to publish) it. Maybe now I'll try and publish it." Lost star Evangeline Lilly is contemplating marketing herself as a kids' author now the hit TV show has ended. The actress has already carved out a career for herself as a writer and began work on her third novel last year (09).

11th May 2010

Quote: "I think it's a little out of control. I had to have a lock box attached to my house so they could deliver my script." Lost star Evangeline Lilly thinks her TV bosses went overboard in a bid to keep the hit U.S. show's twisted storylines a secret.

17th January 2010

Quote: "The city of White Rock, where I have a home... put on the most spectacular fireworks display I have ever seen them put on... above my home. I sat on my rooftop deck with all my loved ones and plugged my ears because the fireworks were right over my house... They really care about me in Canada... I think it was something to do with Canada Day, but I'm convinced it was for me." Lost star Evangeline Lilly on how she celebrated her 30th birthday on Canada Day in August (10).

28th May 2009

Quote: "No one knows that woman; she's a complete ice queen, which is perfect. Why should she be any more? She doesn't owe us anything." Lost star Evangeline Lilly on Angelina Jolie.

25th May 2009

Fact: Lost star Evangeline Lilly once worked as a Bible-camp counsellor. She was fired.

24th May 2009

Quote: "It's like if you had two (brothers) and had to decide which one of them you'd like to (have sex with)." Lost star Evangeline Lilly hates discussions about which one of her co-stars she'll romance on the show - Josh Holloway or Matthew Fox.

23rd May 2009

Fact: Lost star Evangeline Lilly is carving out a successful career for herself as a writer. The actress is currently working on her third novel and has a script called The Fortress she's wants made into a new movie.

23rd May 2009

Quote: "They need to tuck it away because, frankly, it's distracting." Lost star Evangeline Lilly on men who choose not to don underwear.

28th January 2009

Fact: Sexy Lost actress Evangeline Lilly is raising money for street kids in Brazil by modelling a new range of lingerie. The underwear is available to buy on eBay, with all proceeds going to the organisation Trouble Abandoned Street Kids of Brazil (TAS).

15th January 2009

Quote: "I'm goofy and weird and a bit loud." Lost star Evangeline Lilly.

7th January 2009

Quote: "I have thrown scripts across rooms, torn them apart, spat on them. Few people on this show cannot say that." Actress Evangeline Lilly is just as frustrated about the complicated plotlines on Lost as the hit TV show's fans.

14th May 2008

Quote: "I'm was a self-pacifier. I don't know if my childhood was so traumatic that I had to pacify myself with all of these things. What I would do all the time as a little girl - I would hve my thumb in my mouth and I would pull on my eye and I would play with my ears so it would be three forms of pacification all at once." Hollywood actress Evangeline Lilly admits she is haunted by her bizarre childhood behaviour.

3rd May 2007

Quote: "I've walked into salons with pictures of Kate and said, 'Make me look like that.'" Lost star Evangeline Lilly wants to look like her friend Kate Bosworth.

24th August 2006

Fact: Lost star Evangeline Lilly has signed on as the new spokesmodel for trendy US footwear designer MICHELLE K.

25th May 2006

Quote: "There are days when you want to thank them for being in your life, and there are days when you want to punch them in the face." LOST star Evangeline Lilly on her co-stars.

12th April 2006

Fact: LOST star Evangeline Lilly is a former Sunday school teacher and always carries a Bible with her.

25th September 2005

Fact: <p>Sexy LOST star Evangeline Lilly lives with her two stand-ins on the TV drama. </p>

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