Less Known Facts About Kate Beckinsale’s Daughter, Lily Mo Sheen

March 22, 2024
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Lily Mo Sheen Wiki Bio

American actress Lily Mo Sheen was born in London, England, on 31 January 1999, making her zodiac sign Aquarius. She’s appeared in only four movies and no TV series, while she’s probably best known for her playing of Addy Cage in the 2022 action crime comedy “The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent”, written and directed by Tom Gormican, and which starred Nicolas Cage, Pedro Pascal and Tiffany Haddish. It follows Nick Cage who has to choose between helping the CIA or his superfan and best friend; the movie was nominated for six awards.

Lily’s also known for being the daughter of famous British actress and model Kate Beckinsale.

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Education and early life

Lily was raised an only child in London, by her mother and her father Michael Sheen, a famous British actor, TV producer and political activist; Michael and Kate weren’t married, but were in a relationship from 1995 to 2003. Kate married American film director Len Wiseman on 9 May 2004, but their divorce was finalized in November 2019, following a three-year separation.

Lily grew up being interested in acting, but after trying it out, learned that she wasn’t as passionate about it as her mother. She studied at Harvard-Westlake School, and upon matriculating in 2017, enrolled at New York University, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2021.


Career as an actress

Lily’s debut film role was her playing of Young Selene in the 2006 action fantasy thriller “Underworld: Evolution”, which Len Wiseman directed, and which starred her mother Kate, Scott Speedman and Bill Nighy. It follows vampire Selene as she’s trying to discover why the vampires and werewolves are at war; the film won two of its eight award nominations.

Also in 2006, Lily played Lakeside Camp Girl in the fantasy comedy drama “Click”, directed by Frank Coraci, and which starred Adam Sandler, her mother Kate, and Christopher Walken. It follows an architect who’s found a special remote which allows him to rewind time in real life, and the movie won three of its 16 award nominations.

The year 2009 saw Lily play Young Amy in the adventure drama “Everybody’s Fine”, in which her mother starred alongside Robert De Niro and Sam Rockwell, and which was directed by Kirk Jones. It follows a widower who’s travelling around the US, wanting to reconnect with his adult children, and the movie won one of its seven award nominations.

Lily focused on her education following her role in “Everybody’s Fine”, and after graduating from college returned to acting.

Other credits

Lily appeared in an episode of the talk-show “Entertainment Tonight” in both 2021 and 2022.

Love life and boyfriend

Lily’s highly secretive when it comes to speaking about her love life in public, but it’s still widely known that she’s today in a relationship with non-celebrity American David Schechter, as revealed on her social media accounts in November 2019, and featured him in some of her Instagram pictures; it’s widely believed that David’s trying to succeed as a rapper.

Some people on the internet believe that Lily and David might have broken up, however, they’ve been proven wrong as Lily has recently posted a picture of them kissing onto her Instagram account.

She hasn’t mentioned other men whom she’s perhaps dated, is in a relationship with David Schechter as of October 2022, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.


Interesting facts and hobbies

Lily’s posted only 24 pictures and videos onto her Instagram account, but today there are nearly 150,000 people following her on the social media network.

She’s a lover of animals, and has featured her pet Chihuahua dog in some of her Instagram pictures; Lily also has a pet cat and a rabbit.

She loves to watch animated movies, with some of her favorites being “How To Train Your Dragon”, “9”, and “The Tale of Princess Kaguya”.

Lily works out at the gym nearly every day and is following a strict diet, mostly to stay in trim for her acting career.

Her favorite actresses are Kate Winslet and Emma Watson, and some of her favorite movies include “Black Beauty”, “Ammonite” and “The Mountain Between Us”.


Height, eyes and wealth

Lily’s age is 23. Her eyes are brown and she has long brown hair, weighs around 115lbs (52kgs) and is 5ft 4ins (1.63m) tall.

Lily’s net worth’s been estimated at over $100,000 as of October 2022, and her mother’s at more than $25 million.

Who is her mother, Kate Beckinsale?

British actress Kathrin Romany ‘Kate’ Beckinsale was born in London, England on 26 July 1973, making her zodiac sign Leo. She’s had roles in over 50 movies and TV series, and is probably still best known for her playing of the lead character Anna Valerious in the 2004 action adventure fantasy movie “Van Helsing”, written and directed by Stephen Sommers, and which also starred Hugh Jackman and Richard Roxburgh. It follows a monster hunter who’s been sent to hunt down Count Dracula; the movie won three of its 24 award nominations.


Kate was raised an only child in London, by her mother Judith Margaret ‘Judy’ Loe who was a famous British actress, and her father Richard Arthur Beckinsale who was a British actor; they cast Kate to appear in her first TV series, the drama “Couples” when she was only two years old, but she then remained focused on her education, and had no other roles in the following 16 years. Richard died from a heart attack when Kate was five years old; she and her mother moved in with Judy’s boyfriend, British movie director Roy Battersby when Kate was nine.

She studied at Godolphin and Latymer School, but at the age of 15 developed anorexia and suffered from a nervous breakdown. Upon matriculating in 1991, Kate enrolled at Oxford University, but soon quit so that she could pursue an acting career.

Her debut film appearance was in the 1991 biographical drama “One Against the Wind”, while she could then have been seen appearing in several popular movies, such as the 1993 romantic comedy “Much Ado About Nothing”, the 1995 romantic comedy “Cold Comfort Farm” and the 1997 romantic crime comedy “Shooting Fish”.


The year 2001 saw Kate star as Evelyn Johnson in the evergreen historical action movie “Pearl Harbor”, which Michael Bay directed, and which also starred Josh Hartnett and Ben Affleck. It follows two men and a nurse during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941, and the film won 15 of its 66 award nominations, including an Oscar win for Best Sound Editing. Kate could then have been seen starring in the 2001 romantic comedy “Serendipity”, the 2003 action fantasy thriller “Underworld”, and the 2004 biographical drama “The Aviator”.

The year 2009 saw her play Carrie Stetko in the action crime mystery “Whiteout”, directed by Dominic Sena, and in which Kate starred alongside Gabriel Macht and Tom Skerritt; it follows US Marshal Carrie Stetko who’s come to Antarctica in pursuit of a serial killer.

The first half of the 2010s saw Kate star in a couple of critically acclaimed movies, including the 2012 action science fiction adventure “Total Recall”, the 2014 mystery horror drama “Stonehearst Asylum” and the 2014 crime drama “The Face of an Angel”. In 2017, she portrayed the lead character Johanna in the drama movie “The Only Living Boy in New York”, directed by Marc Webb, and which also starred Pierce Brosnan and Callum Turner. It follows a college graduate who’s begun having an affair with his father’s mistress, and the movie won a Muse Creative Award for Poster Single.


Kate’s three most recent roles have been in the 2021 action crime comedy movie “Jolt”, all 10 episodes of the 2021 mystery crime comedy series “Guilty Party”, and the 2022 drama movie “Prisoner’s Daughter”; she’s currently shooting for the upcoming movies “El Tonto” and “Canary Black”.

Kate’s won 10 of her 50 award nominations, with some of her wins including a 2006 Gold Schmoes Award for Best T&A of the Year (“Underworld: Evolution”), a 2012 Costume Designers Guild Award, and a 2017 Evening Standard British Film Award for Best Actress (“Love & Friendship”).

Kate’s a philanthropist, and is known for her contributions to the British Heart Foundation; she’s also worked with the Entertainment Industry Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, and MediCinema.

Martha Clifford

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