Phil Collins' daughter cast as Snow White
April 4th, 2011
10:34 AM ET

Phil Collins' daughter cast as Snow White

Phil Collins may be getting ready to retire, but his daughter's career looks like it's about to skyrocket.

Lily Collins has officially been cast as Snow White in an upcoming live-action version of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale co-starring Julia Roberts.

Collins, who played Sandra Bullock's daughter in "The Blind Side" and will next be seen in the action-adventure "The Mortal Instruments," reportedly wowed the Snow White producers with her audition, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

The still untitled 3-D film, set for release June 29, 2012,  stars Roberts as the Evil Queen and "The Social Network's" Armie Hammer as the Prince.

As Marquee previously reported, a second Snow White film is also in the works: "Snow White and the Huntsman," starring Kristen Stewart as the damsel in distress and Charlize Theron as the wicked queen, is slated to arrive in theaters in December 2012.

Which Snow White movie is shaping up to have the better cast?


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  2. Jo

    she was/is such a terrible choice. they only picked her because her daddy is a famous musician and she dated Taylor Lautner- who unlike her dad is very trendy right now- so how shallow can you BE? I dont think she will make a good actor for any movie, and she isn't above average at all; the very def of average looking, just like her near-twin Elizabeth Taylor. Snow is supposed to be a natural beauty and STRIKING! As in Lucy Hale, Camilla Belle, actually stunning people who get by on talent, not nepotism!

    and AgentM is pretty much right, except she isnt very pretty.

    September 15, 2011 at 8:53 pm | Report abuse |
  3. AgentM

    She is very pretty. Neopotism goes a long way. That's how Julia AND her homely niece got started. The napkin I used at breakfast has more appeal that KStew

    April 6, 2011 at 10:50 am | Report abuse |
  4. believe

    julia roberts can't act she just pretends to be herself. she has made a million of os US

    April 6, 2011 at 10:04 am | Report abuse |
  5. ghostwriter

    I can't believe how people are speaking about this young lady. Disgusting. I think she is a very beautiful girl, and I'd love to see the pictures of all those who are making fun of her looks.

    April 5, 2011 at 10:29 am | Report abuse |
  6. Lynn

    She wasn't up against Kristen Stewart for the part. There are two Snow White films in progress and Kristen Stewart
    is in the other.

    Leave the poor kid alone.

    April 5, 2011 at 9:25 am | Report abuse |
  7. Rufus Leroy Washington

    you white folks is so crazy. why you be hatin' on dat po' girl? y'all needs to git a life! ain't none of ya any better. losers!

    April 5, 2011 at 6:47 am | Report abuse |
  8. passionkiwi

    *Lorin* Ur an idiot it clearly stated that Kristen Stewart is up for a different snow white movie so you should probably fully read the article before commenting k thanks :)

    April 5, 2011 at 1:00 am | Report abuse |
  9. pierce

    Please, nobody tell me she got the part on her own, without daddy's connections.
    This young lady is, ahem, average looking at best.
    Maybe she should go the bald route like her dad. that would bring out her eyes more.

    April 4, 2011 at 3:13 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Eric Roberts

    I hate to tell you boys butt Julia eats her own brown butt pickles.

    April 4, 2011 at 2:09 pm | Report abuse |
  11. Bob

    Isn't snow white suppose to be th fairest in the land? Furthermore, people whose eyebrows and hair don't match look positively ridiculous. So, she's a fail. I don't like Kristen Stewart and love Julia Roberts, so I was planning to see this Snow White movie. Now, both movies are off my list.

    April 4, 2011 at 2:02 pm | Report abuse |
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    April 4, 2011 at 12:50 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Head Diva In Charge

    This girl is so ugly. if this thing out of me I would have died! hollywood sucks! snooki can play sleepy or fatty for one of the midgets @martha why didnt you just spell out lmaowrof or whatever it was idiot

    April 4, 2011 at 12:40 pm | Report abuse |
  14. wakeeen

    yeah ! she is funny looking to me ! gross amigos ! why in the world would they choose her to play snow white ? maybe it is going to be a comedy and they needed an odd looking actress.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:26 pm | Report abuse |
  15. Kelly's pitbull

    I did hide under the bed after seeing that picture. I came back out after Kelly rubbed Peanut butter on those hard to reach body parts. This is the only way Kelly can get any action.
    That reminds me... SOMEONE CALL PETA AND GET ME THE HELL OUT OF THIS PLACE!!!!

    April 4, 2011 at 12:16 pm | Report abuse |
  16. A Mirror

    She is not the fairest of them all. NEXT.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:14 pm | Report abuse |
  17. JackEatsCrap

    I love to eat crap

    April 4, 2011 at 12:12 pm | Report abuse |
  18. wakeeen

    She is even more funny looking than her dad. She has no talent other than playing rockinghorse with her pappy.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:07 pm | Report abuse |
  19. Kelly

    Plus she should know better than to eat out of the toilet. Thats what girls with tattoos do though.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:05 pm | Report abuse |
  20. Jack Cornhole

    I myself LOVE to go down on fat slagho women, I'm a fat nobody anyway. Sorry Kelly, that was meant for me.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:04 pm | Report abuse |
  21. Lorin

    Lily is prettier than me, I didn't mean any harm, I'm just a young stupid girl with no life.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:03 pm | Report abuse |
  22. Kelly

    Why doesnt she wipe that pooooop smudge off the side of her mouth. She needs to clean up after eating lunch.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:02 pm | Report abuse |
  23. Lorin

    I am ugly, lazy and have no life, that is why I hate on others.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:02 pm | Report abuse |
  24. Kelly

    We all admit she looks disgusting. Just how creepy is the real question.

    April 4, 2011 at 12:00 pm | Report abuse |
  25. Kelly

    This girl is sooooo ugly she scared my pibull. It ran and hid under the bed when i showed him the picture.

    April 4, 2011 at 11:59 am | Report abuse |
  26. Kelly

    You are also showing how young and immature you all are. Shame.

    April 4, 2011 at 11:58 am | Report abuse |
  27. Lorin

    I am sorry, I was wrong to post what I did. I'm not great looking at all.

    April 4, 2011 at 11:57 am | Report abuse |
  28. Kelly

    With all the RUDE comments about this girl, I have only this to say:

    TAKE A LOOK IN THE MIRROR, YOU PROBABLY DON'T LOOK ANY BETTER AT ALL, YOU ALSO ARE PROBABLY COUCH POTATO'S DOING NOTHING WITH YOUR LIVES.

    This is why you are all hating on this girl, you are not happy with the choices YOU made in life so hating on someone else makes you feel better. She already has more money then you do, go on, show some more jealousy, you've made it clear that you are.

    April 4, 2011 at 11:55 am | Report abuse |
  29. nancie

    Im sorry but she is kinda ugly and funny looking too. Plus i read somewhere that she is a doo doo eater. yuck.

    April 4, 2011 at 11:52 am | Report abuse |
  30. Lorin

    She's not ugly it's just her eyebrows are too dark for her hair color. I can't wait to see the movie! I heard she was up against Kristen Stewart for the part, I'm glad they picked her!

    April 4, 2011 at 11:41 am | Report abuse |
  31. rico suavee

    I think this is a bunch of racism. Why do they call this snow white and not snow black ? Black snow would look nicer anyways. Buncha dang racist.

    April 4, 2011 at 11:41 am | Report abuse |
  32. WLM

    I think it is really disgusting that people would talk about a young lady like that. She may not be your cup of tea, but no one deserves to be spoken about like that. Good for her and pursuing a career she loves. I think there is a lot of jealousy going around...

    April 4, 2011 at 11:30 am | Report abuse |
  33. LL

    She's not *that* ugly...I mean, she just looks really bad in the photo because she neglected to bleach her eyebrows to match her hair and that hair color doesn't suit her complexion (it washes her out). She was somewhat cute in "The Blind Side" as a brunette.

    April 4, 2011 at 11:16 am | Report abuse |
  34. rico suavee

    I sure hope she doesnt try to sing. I bet she sounds as bad as her tonedeaf dad.

    April 4, 2011 at 11:04 am | Report abuse |
  35. alto soprano

    My stomach is all hurting now that i seen her ugly picture.

    April 4, 2011 at 10:45 am | Report abuse |
  36. alto soprano

    She really really is very funny looking. And butt ugly too. I think she looks like a white girl. All pale and sickly like a ghost.

    April 4, 2011 at 10:43 am | Report abuse |
    • Jo

      are you trying to troll, or are you just a moron? a white girl who look slike a white girl? OMG HOW WIERD!!!!1 yeah, she's not stunning, what does her being white or "looking" it have to do with anything?
      Taylor Swift isn't very pretty and she "looks Asian". Angelina Jolie is overrated and she "looks black". racist.

      September 15, 2011 at 8:50 pm | Report abuse |
  37. Takin a Deuce

    OMG...she is awful looking...so unattractive...YUCK!!

    April 4, 2011 at 10:40 am | Report abuse |
    • Zebula

      She really is quite ugly, isn't she.

      April 4, 2011 at 12:18 pm | Report abuse |
    • Xscape

      Well that pic doesnt do justice, she is actually really pretty. She was a little hottie in Blind Side but yeah this pic she doesnt look the greatest

      April 6, 2011 at 9:03 am | Report abuse |
    • Getalife

      This girl is pretty...and you're what? A supermodel compared to her? I'm 99.9% sure that you can in no way compete with this beautiful woman, so you try to make yourself feel better by putting this actress down. I can even imagine what you'd say about a TRULY ugly person....although you could go look in the mirror.

      April 18, 2011 at 11:29 am | Report abuse |
  38. RollTheDice

    Julia Roberts as the evil queen, how cool is that? I think that will be great!

    April 4, 2011 at 10:38 am | Report abuse |

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