Bijou Lilly Phillips was born on 1 April, 1980. She is an American actress, model, socialite and singer. She is a daughter to musician John Phillips. She began her career as a model but soon began acting and singing. When she was 13, she became one of the youngest people to ever appear on the cover of Italian Vogue. Bijou also appeared in several ads for Calvin Klein.
At 14, Bijou quit school and moved into her own apartment with a housekeeper, just off Fifth Avenue. She used to party, drink and take drugs, explaining in 2002, “If you were 14 years old and able to live on your own in an apartment in New York City, and you got invited to all these clubs, and you got a bank account and you had a car service you could call so that you could go wherever you wanted. That was the kind of life she saw her self in
Phillips made her film debut as Charlie in Black and White. Phillips’s performance was praised by film critics. She appeared alongside Kate Hudson in the musical drama Almost Famous, the film received four Academy Awards nominations and was a critical success but not a box office success.