The multi-talented Bijou Phillips has led an unusual life. She spent her childhood in New York, California and South Africa. She excelled at equestrienne sport but spent little time in formal schooling. When she was 13, she became a model to escape boarding school, which she hated. Bijou…more
Bijou is ranked #41 in the "100 Hottest Blondes of AIM".
She is often called by her nicknames Bij and B.
Her godfather was Andy Warhol.
Her height is 5'4" (1.63 m).
She appeared on the cover of the June 2007 issue of Stuff.
Her half-sister, Mackenzie, was sometimes seen accompanying Bijou to various fashion shows, playing the role of surrogate parent.
As of 2005, Phillips continues to act while she records tracks for her second album.
She is a big fan of Led Zeppelin.
She has five films due out in 2006, Dark Streets, The Wizard of Gore, What We Do Is Secret, You Are Here and Zodiac.
She is currently filming her role as Linda Ferrin in the upcoming film, Zodiac.
She has dated actor Elijah Wood, singer Sean Lennon, director Larry Clark, and actor Danny Masterson from That 70's Show.
She pleaded no contest to the criminal charges against Nicole Marie Lenz and Lenz has since filed a civil suit.
She had a tumultuous childhood, and began modelling at an early age.
She appeared in the movie Bully as Ali in 2001.
She appeared in the movies Venom as Tammy and also Havoc as Emily in 2005.
In June 2004, Phillips assaulted Playboy Playmate Nicole Marie Lenz in a Los Angeles nightclub. The fight was broken up by actor Matthew Perry, who later testified on Lenz' behalf.
She is a big fan of Rickie Lee Jones, Led Zeppelin, Janis Joplin, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and Motown.
She was a guest at Nicky Hilton's Las Vegas wedding to Todd Andrew Meister.
Along with Tara Reid, Paris Hilton, Nicky Hilton, Kimberly Stewart, Lindsay Lohan and Nicole Richie, she is one of Hollywood's party girls.
She is the aunt of Shane Fontayne Jr.
She is the aunt of Jameson Leon Baldwin.
She is a professional model and singer.
She is the half-sister of Chynna Phillips, Mackenzie Phillips, and Jeffrey Phillips, and the sister of Tamerlane Phillips.
She is the daughter of John Phillips and Geneviève Waïte.
She dated Sean Lennon (the son of John Lennon) for three years. They lived together in West Village.
She was a champion equestrienne as a child.
The title of her album I'd Rather Eat Glass is a reference to what she's rather do than go back to modeling.
She appeared on the cover of Interview magazine when she was 13, and shortly thereafter became the youngest model to ever appear on the cover of Vogue.
She was named after the song 'My Petite Bijou' by Lambert, Hendricks and Ross. 'Bijou' means 'jewel' in French.
Bijou Phillips: (On modeling) It was like, I wanted to go swimming in the ocean, but I was jumping up and down in a puddle.
Bijou Phillips: (On being world-weary) I never had innocence.