Evangeline Lilly is a Canadian actress. She gained fame for her role as the character Kate Austen in the ABC programming Lost for this, she won a Screen Actors Guild Award and received a Golden Globe Award nomination. She is also known for her roles as Connie James in The Hurt Locker, Bailey Tallet in Real Steel, Tauriel in The Hobbit film series and in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. She will reprise her role in the upcoming Avengers: Endgame.

Birth Name

Nicole Evangeline Lilly


Evi, Monkey


Actress, Author



Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Evangeline Lilly was born on August 3, 1979, in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Canada.


She’s currently 39 years old.

Sun Sign




She has English and Irish ancestry.




Lilly completed her schooling from W. J. Mouat Secondary School in Abbotsford, British Columbia. Evi graduated from University of British Columbia.

Family Details

  • Father – Home Economics Teacher
  • Mother – Beauty Consultant
  • Siblings – Andrea Lilly (Younger Sister)

Marital Status



Boyfriend / Spouse

Lilly dated –

  • Murray Hone (2003-2004) – Canadian ice hockey player, Murray Hone was married to Evangeline Lilly from 2003 to 2004.
  • Dominic Monaghan (2004-2009) – She dated German actor and Lost co-star, Dominic Monaghan from 2004 to 2009.

  • Norman Kali (2010-Present) – Norman Kali, American production staff member of the hit TV series Lost first met Evi on the Lost set. She then started dating Norman Kali in 2010. Lilly gave birth to their first child, a son named Kahekili (Hawaiian for “the thunder”), on May 21, 2011. She gave birth to their second child in October 2015, an another son.

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 6 inches
  • In centimeters – 168 cm
  • In meters – 1.68 m


  • In Kilograms – 60 kg
  • In Pounds – 132 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 36-24-34
  • Bust – 36 inches
  • Waist – 24 inches
  • Hip – 34 inches
  • Bra Size – 32B

Body Build


Eye Color


Hair Color

Dark Brown

Shoe Size

She wears a size 7.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 4 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Her portrayal of Kate Austen in the ABC series Lost from 2004 to 2010. She won a Screen Actors Guild Award and received a Golden Globe Award nomination.

Film Debut

In 2003, American slasher film, Freddy vs. Jason for her role as school student. It was a small role and hence it is uncredited. Her first credited role was as Simone in the 2005 Canadian film, The Long Weekend.

Television Debut

She made her first television appearance in the American television series Smaliville from 2001 to 2001. She was cast as an extra in four episodes of the series.

Brand Endorsements

Evangeline Lilly has appeared in TV commercials for LiveLinks, Karastan Carpets, Michelle K Footwear, Davidoff Coolwater Women, Baume et Mercier, L’Oreal cosmetics.

Awards & Nominations

YearAssociationCategoryNominated WorkResult
2004Satellite AwardsBest Actress – Television Series DramaLostNominated
Saturn AwardsBest Actress on TelevisionNominated
Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesWon
Teen Choice AwardsChoice TV Actress DramaNominated
Choice TV: Female Breakout StarNominated
Choice TV: ChemistryNominated
2006National Television AwardsMost Popular ActressNominated
Saturn AwardsBest Actress on TelevisionNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice TV Actress DramaNominated
Choice TV: ChemistryNominated
2007Golden Globe AwardsBest Actress – Television Series DramaNominated
Saturn AwardsBest Actress on TelevisionNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice TV Actress DramaNominated
2008Saturn AwardsBest Actress on TelevisionNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice TV Actress DramaNominated
2009Saturn AwardsBest Actress on TelevisionNominated
2010Teen Choice AwardsChoice TV Actress Fantasy/Sci-FiNominated
Gotham AwardsBest Ensemble CastThe Hurt LockerWon
Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureNominated
2014MTV Movie AwardsMTV Movie Award for Best FightThe Hobbit: The Desolation of SmaugWon
Critics’ Choice Movie AwardsBest Actress in an Action MovieNominated
Empire AwardsBest Supporting ActressNominated
Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite Female ButtkickerNominated
Saturn AwardsBest Supporting ActressNominated
2015Kids’ Choice AwardsFavorite Female Action StarThe Hobbit: The Battle of the Five ArmiesNominated
Saturn AwardsBest Supporting ActressNominated
Teen Choice AwardsChoice Summer Movie Star: FemaleNominated

Evangeline Lilly Favorites

Her favorite things are unknown.

Evangeline Lilly Net worth

Evangeline Lilly has a net worth of $15 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Evangeline Lilly

  • Lilly was discovered by a Ford Modeling Agency agent while walking the streets of Kelowna, British Columbia.
  • Evangeline is fluent in French.
  • She was named among the Breakout Stars of 2004 by Entertainment Weekly Magazine.
  • Evangeline refused to do a partial nude scene in the television series Lost.
  • Evangeline was named #2 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2005 list.
  • In 2005, Lilly was ranked #75 in FHM’s “100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005” special supplement.
  • She was ranked #68 and #88 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 list in 2007 and 2008, respectively.
  • In 2008, Lilly appeared in the Academy Award-winning film The Hurt Locker.
  • She’s the Spokenmodel of L’Oreal Paris since 2009.
  • In 2010, Lilly stated her intention to focus on children’s book writing and on feature film roles.
  • In June 2010, Lilly announced on The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson that she would be writing a children’s book and recited several excerpts.
  • Lilly released her debut book, titled The Squickerwonkers on July 18, 2013, at the San Diego Comic-Con International annual event.
  • Visit her official website @


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