Sophia Bush is an American actress, activist, entrepreneur and global education access advocate. She currently stars as Detective Erin Lindsay on season 4 of NBC's Chicago PD. She plays her strong, vulnerable, and complex character on five series across super producer Dick Wolf's platform.
Sophia has captured film and television audiences alike with the diverse characters she portrays. Over the course of nine seasons, she portrayed Brooke Davis on The CW's hit drama "One Tree Hill," evolving from a troublemaking vixen to a fiercely loyal friend and a huge fan favorite.
Sophia film credits include in the remake of the classic horror film "The Hitcher" produced by Michael Bay, Serenade Films' "The Narrows," the independent comedy "Table for Three," the feature film "Chalet Girl,” and 20th Century Fox's hit comedy "John Tucker Must Die."
Sophia has earned multiple Teen Choice Awards, received the Rising Star Award at the Vail Film Festival, the New Hollywood Style Icon Award at the Hollywood Style Awards, and the Bing Philanthropy Award at the Young Hollywood Awards.
Off screen, Sophia is also an early stage tech investor, who looks to bolster companies that create innovation and efficiency in people’s lives. She counts Uber, StyleSeat, Meerkat, Mark 43, and THINX among investments she calls "lifehacks."
Named one of the CNN’s most charitable celebrities, Sophia devotes her time to bettering girl’s education and the environment. She inspires millions as she uses her personal platform and social media influence to raise awareness and funds for great causes. Sophia has inspired young people to join her in raising nearly half a million dollars for charity and build three primary schools in Guatemala and Laos. As the global ambassador for Glamour’s The Girl Project, her focus is set to break down the barriers the girls face to secondary school education.