Sophia Bush Biography, Height, Age, Wiki, Husband, Net Worth, TV Shows

American actress and filmmaker Sophia Bush is best known for her portrayal of Det. Erin Lindsay in the NBC police procedural drama series Chicago P.D. She starred as Brooke Davis in The WB/CW drama series One Tree Hill as well as had recurring roles as Erin Lindsay in the NBC action drama series Chicago Fire and reprised the role in the third installment of the Chicago franchise, Chicago Med. Her film credits include John Tucker Must Die (2006), The Hitcher (2007), and The Narrows (2008). As of 2024, Sophia Bush has a net worth of $11 million.

Sophia Bush Biography

Sophia Bush was born on the 8th of July 1982, in Pasadena, California, United States of America. She’s currently 40 years old.

Birth NameSophia Anna Bush
NicknameSophie, Soph
Date of BirthJuly 8, 1982
Place of BirthPasadena, California, U.S.
Age40 years old
Sun SignCancer
ProfessionActress, Director, Activist, Spokesperson
EthnicityEnglish, Italian and Scottish
ResidenceLos Angeles, California, U.S.

Early Life


  • Father – Charles William Bush (Advertising and beauty photographer)
  • Mother – Maureen (Photography studio manager)
  • Siblings – She’s the only child to her parents.


Sophia Bush attended Westridge School for Girls in Pasadena, California, and graduated in 2000. At school, she was a member of the volleyball team.

Sophia took journalism as her major at the University of Southern California (USC), but she left after her junior year as she landed the role of Brooke Davis in the WB television series One Tree Hill.

Sophia Bush Personal Life

Sophia Bush started dating her One Tree Hill co-star Chad Michael Murray in 2003. The duo got engaged in May 2004 and married on April 16, 2005, in Santa Monica, California. Unfortunately, the couple ended their marriage after five months of their married life, and their divorce was finalized in December 2006.

Bush later dated her One Tree Hill co-star James Lafferty from 2008 to 2009. She also dated actor Austin Nichols on and off for six years starting from 2006. She then dated Google program manager Dan Fredinburg from January 2013 until February 2014. Sophia also briefly dated actor Jesse Lee Soffer from 2014 to 2015.

She has been in a relationship with entrepreneur Grant Hughes since 2020. The couple tied the knot on June 11, 2022, at the Philbrook Museum of Art in Tulsa, OK.

Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 5 feet 4¼ inches
Centimeters – 163 cm
Meters – 1.63 m
WeightKilograms – 55 kg
Pounds – 121 lbs
Body BuildAverage
Body Measurements36-26-36
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorDark Brown
Shoe Size8 (US)
Dress Size4 (US)
Distinctive Features Dimpled Smile

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Sophia Bush made her first big-screen appearance in the 2002 film Van Wilder opposite Ryan Reynolds. She played Sally in the film.

Television Debut

in 2002, Bush landed a lead role as Carrie Orr in the HBO movie. Point of Origin.

The following year, Sophia appeared as Fate Mackenzie in the sitcom “Sabrina, the Teenage Witch” in an episode titled “Romance Looming”.

Famous For

Sophia Bush showed her prowess in small as well as big screens. Her role as Brooke Davis in the television drama series One Tree Hill brought her immense fame and established her as an actress in the television industry. She received rave reviews for her stupendous performances and made her a household name. She acted in the series from 2003 to 2012 for a total of 186 episodes.

Favorite Things

  • Food – Anything deep fried
  • Actresses – Charlize Theron, Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman
  • Actors – Edward Norton, Robin Williams, Sean Penn
  • Fashion Designers – Chloe, Donna Karan, Marc Jacobs, Ya-Ya
  • TV Show – Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
  • Authors – Mitch Albom, Paulo Coelho
  • Sports – Football

Sophia Bush Net Worth

Bush has a net worth of $11 million as of 2024. She owns a Bentley, an Audi A3 Wagon, and a Mustang GT 350. She lives in a luxury house in Los Angeles, California.

Sophia Bush Facts

Sophia Bush has been featured in People’s “Beautiful at Every Age” and “Most Beautiful” lists for many years.

In 2006, she appeared on the cover of the November edition of Maxim with her One Tree Hill co-stars Hilarie Burton and Danneel Harris.

In 2007, Sophis was ranked at #90 in FHM’s list of ‘100 Sexiest Woman of 2007’. The same year, she was also ranked at #24 in the Maxim Hot 100 List of 2007.

In 2017, Sophia Bush won three Teen Choice Awards in three different categories – one award for the movie ‘John Tucker Must Die’ and two awards for the movie ‘The Hitcher’.

The same year, she was awarded the Rising Star Award at the Vail Film Festival.

She was ranked at #77 in 2010 and at #53 in 2011 in Buddy TV’s 100 Sexiest Women list.

In 2018, Bush voiced for the character Voyd, an aspiring superhero in Pixar’s film, Incredibles 2, sequel of 2004’s Incredibles.

In 2020, Bush appeared as Veronica in four episodes of the first season of Love, Victor on Hulu.

Sophia started a podcast with One Tree Hill co-stars, Hilarie Burton and Bethany Joy Lenz, titled Drama Queens in 2021.