Sophia Anna arbusto, 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 árbol colina and for portraying Grace Andrews in the horror remake The Hitcher (2007).

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 fotografía studio manager.[2] arbusto, bush has Italian ancestry,[3] and attended Westridge School for Girls (Pasadena), as well as the universidad 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 rosas Parade Queen. arbusto, bush attended USC for three years before landing the role of Brooke Davis on One árbol colina (2003).


arbusto, bush made her first big screen appearance in the comedy camioneta, van Wilder. Following, she made appearances in several televisión 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 por Claire Danes because the director thought she was too young.[5][6] In 2003, she won the role of Brooke Davis in the televisión series One árbol Hill. The series rose arbusto, bush to fame and has recently begun airing its sixth season.

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

arbusto, 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 arbusto, bush will estrella 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. arbusto, bush is also starring in the film mesa, tabla 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]

Personal life
Sophia arbusto, bush at an autograph signing.

On April 16, 2005, arbusto, bush married actor Chad Michael Murray, her One árbol colina 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 arbusto, bush filed court papers to have their marriage annulled citing fraud. In December 2006, arbusto, bush and Murray's divorce was made final.[9] arbusto, bush was in a relationship with Stay Alive co-star Jon Foster after her divorce until August 2007.[10] Later, rumors surfaced that arbusto, bush and Dallas Cowboys Quarterback Tony Romo were dating. They were reportedly seen together in Texas.[11]

In December 2007, it was reported por Rush & Molloy in the New York Daily News that arbusto, bush had "now hooked up with co-star James Lafferty"; the reportar mentioned that a rep for the actress denied there was any romance.[12][13] In May 2008, fotos surfaced of Lafferty and arbusto, bush at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), which fueled rumors of a possible romance.[14] On October 27, 2008, Murray confirmed the romance between arbusto, 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, arbusto, 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 por fellow actor Adam Rodriguez. Touring mostly college campuses, they urged young voters to get involved politically.[17][18][19]

Sexiest countdown rankings

In late April 2007, arbusto, bush ranked #90 in the UK's popular 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, arbusto, bush ranked extremely high at #24 in the Maxim Hot 100 lista of 2007. She has also appeared on the cover of the November 2006 edition of Maxim with One árbol colina co-stars, Hilarie aparejo, burton and Danneel Harris. In anterior years, arbusto, 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.

año     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 lista 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 parte superior, arriba 99 Women of 2008     86[26]
The Annual Independent Critics lista 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 televisión     33[29]
The 2008 Hot 100     63[30]
Fall TV's Sexiest Primetime Stars     6[31]
The parte superior, arriba 15 Hottest Former Sorority Girls     4[32]
SWM in SEA's 25 Hottest Women of 2008: Major Win Edition     5[33]
The 21 Hottest Italian Women Alive     4[34]
TV's 50 Sexiest Women of 2008     4[35]

[edit] Filmography
arbusto, bush at the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival
año     Movie     Role     Other notes
2002     Van Wilder     Sally     Supporting role
2003     Learning Curves     Beth     Supporting role
2005     Supercross     Zoe     Supporting cast
2006     Stay Alive     October Bantum     Supporting role
John Tucker Must Die     Beth     Main role
2007     The Hitcher     Grace Andrews     Main role
2008     The Narrows     Kathy Popovich     Main role
2009     Table for Three     Mary     Main role
Age of Storm     Lucy Marie
año     Title     Role     Other notes
2002     Points of Origin     Carrie Orr     
2003     The Flannerys         
2003     One árbol colina     Brooke Davis     (2003- )
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch     Fate Mackenzie     
Nip/Tuck     Ridley     
2005     Punk'd     Herself     

[edit] Awards
año     Group     Award     Result     Notes
2005     Teen Choice Awards     Choice TV Actress: Drama     Nominated     One árbol Hill
2006     Teen Choice Awards     TV - Choice Actress: Drama/Action Adventure     Nominated     One árbol Hill
2007     Vail Film Festival     Rising estrella 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 árbol Hill
Hollywood Life’s 5th Annual Hollywood Style Awards     New Hollywood Style icono Award     Won