Sophia Anna struik, bush (born July 8, 1982) is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her role as Brooke Davis in the CW series One boom heuvel and for portraying Grace Andrews in the horror remake The Hitcher (2007).

Contents [hide]
1 Early life
2 Career
3 Personal life
4 Sexiest countdown rankings
5 Filmography
6 Awards
7 References
8 External linken

[edit] Early life
Bush, an only child, was born and raised in Pasadena, California[1] to Charles William Bush, an advertising and celebrity photographer, and Maureen, a photography studio manager.[2] struik, bush has Italian ancestry,[3] and attended Westridge School for Girls (Pasadena), as well as the universiteit of Southern California. She was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority,[4] where she served as Social Chair.

In 2000, she was the Tournament of Roses Parade Queen. struik, bush attended USC for three years before landing the role of Brooke Davis on One boom heuvel (2003).

[edit] Career
struik, bush made her first big screen appearance in the comedy busje, van Wilder. Since then, she has made appearances in several televisie shows including Nip/Tuck, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, and Punk'd. She was cast as Kate Brewster in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, but was replaced door Claire Danes because the director thought she was too young.[5][6] In 2003, she won the role of Brooke Davis in the televisie series One boom Hill. The series rose struik, bush to fame and has recently begun airing its sixth season.

In between seasons of One boom Hill, struik, bush has been cast in several films, such as Supercross, Stay Alive, John Tucker Must Die, and The Hitcher (the remake).

struik, bush received a "Rising Star" award at the Vail Film Festival for her work in The Hitcher. She has also won three Teen Choice Awards for her work in John Tucker Must Die and The Hitcher.

On April 20, 2007, it was confirmed that struik, bush will ster in Francois Velle's The Narrows with Kevin Zegers, Eddie Cahill and Vincent D'Onofrio. It is reported that she will play the beautiful, intelligent and self-assured Kathy Popovich. Filming began in New York on April 24, 2007 and is due for a 2008 release date. struik, bush is also starring in the film tafel, tabel for Three, which is set to have a 2009 release date. The story centers on a suddenly single young man, Scott Teller (Brandon Routh), who invites a "perfect couple," Mary and Ryan (Bush and Jesse Bradford), to share his large apartment. When Teller meets the girl of his dreams, Leslie (Jennifer Morrison), he believes that Ryan and Mary are intentionally sabotaging his chances with her because they desperately need him in their life to hold their dysfunctional relationship together.[7][8]

[edit] Personal life

Sophia struik, bush at an autograph signing.On April 16, 2005, struik, bush married actor Chad Michael Murray, her One boom heuvel co-star. They dated for almost two years before they were married in Santa Monica. But then they announced their separation on September 26, 2005 after five months of marriage when struik, bush filed court papers to have their marriage annulled citing fraud. In December 2006, struik, bush and Murray's divorce was made final.[9] struik, bush was in a relationship with Stay Alive co-star Jon Foster after her divorce until August 2007.[10] Later, rumors surfaced that struik, bush and Dallas Cowboys Quarterback Tony Romo were dating. They were reportedly seen together in Texas.[11]

In December 2007, it was reported door Rush & Molloy in the New York Daily News that struik, bush had "now hooked up with co-star James Lafferty"; the meld mentioned that a rep for the actress denied there was any romance.[12][13] In May 2008, foto's surfaced of Lafferty and struik, bush at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), which fueled rumors of a possible romance.[14] On October 27, 2008, Murray confirmed the romance between struik, bush and Lafferty. "[Sophia and I] are both professional and mature enough to get through it," he said. "And now it's just easy. We're just friends. And she's got James, and James and I are friends."[15][16]

In February 2008, struik, bush made several appearances in Texas in support of the Barack Obama campaign in the Texas Presidential primary election. She was joined in Dallas, Fort Worth, and Waco door fellow actor Adam Rodriguez. Touring mostly college campuses, they urged young voters to get involved politically.[17][18][19]

[edit] Sexiest countdown rankings
In late April 2007, struik, bush ranked #90 in the UK's populair men's magazine FHM, in their countdown of 100 Sexiest Women of 2007. Subsequently, she ranked #89 in the US edition of the same magazine. In May 2007, struik, bush ranked extremely high at #24 in the Maxim Hot 100 lijst of 2007. She has also appeared on the cover of the November 2006 edition of Maxim with One boom heuvel co-stars, Hilarie burton and Danneel Harris. In vorige years, struik, bush has ranked #3 on Femme Fatales: The 50 Sexiest Women of 2004 and named #15 on Much Music's 20 Hottest Women of 2004.

jaar Countdown Name Rank #
2004 Femme Fatales: The 50 Sexiest Women of 2004 3[20][21]
Much Music's 20 Hottest Women of 2004 15[22]
2007 Maxim's Hot 100 lijst of 2007 24[23]
FHM's 100 Sexiest Women of 2007 90 UK[24]
FHM's 100 Sexiest Women of 2007 89 US[25]
2008 AskMen's top, boven 99 Women of 2008 86[26]
The Annual Independent Critics lijst of the 100 Most Beautiful Famous Faces From Around the World 2008 20[27]
FHM's 100 Sexiest Women of 2008 24 UK[28]
The 50 Hottest Women on televisie 33[29]
The 2008 Hot 100 63[30]
Fall TV's Sexiest Primetime Stars 6[31]
The top, boven 15 Hottest Former Sorority Girls 4[32]
The 21 Hottest Italian Women Alive 4[33]

[edit] Filmography

struik, bush at the 2008 Toronto International Film FestivalFilms
jaar Movie Role Other notes
2002 busje, van Wilder Sally
2003 Learning Curves Beth
2005 Supercross Zoe
2006 Stay Alive October Bantum
John Tucker Must Die Beth
2007 The Hitcher Grace Andrews
2008 The Narrows Kathy Popovich
2009 tafel, tabel for Three Mary
jaar titel Role Other notes
2002 Points of Origin Carrie Orr
2003 The Flannerys
2003 One boom heuvel Brooke Davis (2003- )
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Fate Mackenzie
Nip/Tuck Ridley
2005 Punk'd Herself

[edit] Awards
jaar Group Award Result Notes
2005 Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actress: Drama Nominated One boom heuvel
2006 Teen Choice Awards TV - Choice Actress: Drama/Action Adventure Nominated One boom heuvel
2007 Vail Film Festival Rising ster Award Won
Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie Actress: Comedy Won John Tucker Must Die
Choice Movie Actress: Horror/Thriller Won The Hitcher
Choice Movie: Breakout Female Won The Hitcher / John Tucker Must Die
2008 Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Actress: Drama Nominated One boom heuvel
Hollywood Life’s 5th Annual Hollywood Style Awards New Hollywood Style icoon Award Won