Bush, Sophia 1982–

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Bush, Sophia 1982–


Full name, Sophia Anna Bush; born July 8, 1982, in Pasadena (some sources cite Los Angeles), CA; daughter of Charles William (a photographer) and Maureen (a photography studio manager) Bush; married Chad Michael Murray (an actor), April 16, 2005 (separated). Education: Attended the University of Southern California. Avocational Interests: Keeping scrapbooks, photography, reading, horseback riding, boxing, cars.

Addresses: Agent—Billy Lazarus, United Talent Agency, 9560 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Manager—Joan Green Management, 1836 Courtney Terrace, Los Angeles, CA 90046. Publicist—True Public Relations, 6725 Sunset Blvd., Suite 570, Los Angeles, CA 90028.

Career: Actress. Rose queen for The 111th Tournament of Roses Parade (also known as The Tournament of Roses Parade), Pasadena, CA, 2000. Some sources cite a position as an assistant editor for Annenberg TV News.

Member: Kappa Kappa Gamma.

Awards, Honors: Teen Choice Award nomination, choice actress in a television drama, 2005, for One Tree Hill.


Television Appearances; Series:

Brooke Penelope Davis, One Tree Hill, The WB, 2003–.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Carrie Orr, Point of Origin (also known as In the Heat of Fire), HBO, 2002.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Rose queen, Coming Up Roses, CBS, 2000.

Rose queen, The 111th Tournament of Roses Parade (also known as The Tournament of Roses Parade), CBS and NBC, 2000.

MTV's New Year's Eve 2004, MTV, 2003.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Fate Mackenzie, "Romance Looming," Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (also known as Sabrina and Sabrina Goes to College), The WB, 2003.

Ridley, "Cliff Mantegna," Nip/Tuck, FX Channel, 2003.

Ridley, "Megan O'Hara," Nip/Tuck, FX Channel, 2003.

Ridley, "Nanette Babcock," Nip/Tuck, FX Channel, 2003.

Guest, Total Request Live (also known as TRL and Total Request with Carson Daly), MTV, 2004.

Guest, The Late Show with David Letterman (also known as The Late Show), CBS, 2005.

Guest, Punk'd, MTV, 2005.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Brooke Penelope Davis, One Tree Hill, The WB, 2003.

Appeared as Brooke Penelope Davis in the unaired pilot for One Tree Hill, The WB; and as Katie in the unaired pilot Better Days, ABC.

Film Appearances:

Sally, Van Wilder (also known as National Lampoon's "Van Wilder," Van Wilder: Party Liaison, and Party Animals—wilder geht's nicht), Artisan Entertainment, 2002.

Beth, Learning Curves (also known as College), 2003.

Zoe Lang, Supercross (also known as Supercross: The Movie), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2005.

Beth, John Tucker Must Die, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2006.

October Bantum, Stay Alive, Buena Vista, 2006.



Parade, August 22, 2004, p. 18.

People Weekly, May 2, 2005, p. 75; October 10, 2005, p. 19.

Teen People, December 1, 2005, p. 102.