Evangeline Lilly is a Canadian actress, arguably best known for her roles in the ABC Lost television series and the Marvel film franchise. Added to that, she also has quite a few awards and nominations to her name. Let’s take a look at her life and career over the years, starting with her net worth!
Evangeline Lilly Net Worth As Of 2019: $15 Million
Evangeline Lilly’s net worth is estimated to be around $15 million. Let’s take a look at her life over the years to see just how she got so far!
The Early Years
Evangeline Lilly was born in Alberta and raised in British Columbia, where she attended W. J. Mouat Secondary School. She later went on to attend the University of British Columbia, where she studied International Relations. Lilly’s first acting roles were in commercials and small television roles in shows like Smallville and Kingdom Hospital.
Lilly soon came to prominence after being cast in the starring role of Kate Austen in the ABC series Lost in 2004, with the show ultimately lasting until 2010. Her work in the role later helped her win a Screen Actors Guild Award and a Golden Globe Award nomination. Ironically enough, the role almost had to be recast early in production after Lilly initially had issues acquiring a work visa to enter the United States. In 2005, she also appeared in the Canadian film, The Long Weekend.
In 2008, Lilly appeared in the Academy Award-winning film The Hurt Locker, earning the Gotham Award for Best Ensemble Cast with the rest of the film’s cast. The same year, she appeared in The Hurt Locker. In 2010, she announced plans to become a writer, releasing the children’s book, The Squickerwonkers., in 2013. In 2012, she would appear in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug as Tauriel, a role she would reprise the following year in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. In 2015, she appeared as the character Hope van Dyne in Ant-Man; she reprised the role in the 2018 Ant-Man and the Wasp, which was the first time a Marvel film featured a female hero in the title.
Evangeline Lily is currently waiting for the release of her upcoming movie, Avengers: endgame, where she will be reprising her role as the Wasp.