When you see a personality that is not just multi-talented but is also succeeding in different aspects of showbiz, then you cannot help but doff your hat for them. One of such persons is Sophi Knight. Knight is a Canadian actress and model as well as an Instagram star. She has modeled for renowned fashion brands and has also featured in several movies and TV series. Her acting performance has fetched her positive reviews and even some award nominations. Want to know more about this fast rising starlet? Then you are in the right place as we have got all the details here.
Sophi Knight’s Bio
Sophi Knight was born on the 5th of November 1998 in the city of Toronto, Ontario province, Canada. Her ethnicity is Caucasian while her nationality is Canadian. The actress cum model spent her formative years in Canada and completed her elementary and secondary school education there. For her college degree, she attended McGill University, Montreal, Canada. Sophi Knight commenced her modeling and acting career as a child. Her very first screen credit came in 2006 in two Canadian productions; The Shakespeare Comedy Show and Empty Room. Empty Room is a short drama about a grieving young lady, Hailey, who has to contend with emotional manipulations from her daughter. Knight played the role of Hailey’s daughter.
Since her humble debut in 2006, Sophi Knight has appeared in several movies and TV series. On the big screen, she has appeared in movies such as Afterwards (2008), Walled In (2009), Three Inches (2011), How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town (2015), and The Haunting in Connecticut (2009). The Haunting in Connecticut is a horror film about a family (The Campbell’s) forced to relocate to a new home for the sake of their son’s health. Things, however, went awry as they encounter violent and traumatic events in their new abode. Knight played the role of Mary, a cousin to the Campbell’s in the film. The Haunting of Connecticut was very successful at the box office and grossed $77 million on a budget of $10 million.
Sophi Knight has also garnered appearances in TV series such as Warehouse 13 (2009), Rookie Blue (2010), and 2nd Generation (2018). 2nd Generation is a Canadian TV series which focuses on a teenager dealing with multiple identities. The coming of age series bravely explores issues such as racism, love, friendship, and secrets. In the series, Knight plays the recurring role of Sarah and has appeared in all episodes of the show. Her performance on the show has also fetched her several award nominations. They include Best Ensemble in a TV series and Best Series Regular or Leading Actress in a TV series at the 2017 Joey Awards.
Modeling Career and Achievements
Thanks to her fine looks and haunting moon-shaped eyes, Sophi Knight has been able to delve into professional modeling. She has modeled for several fashion brands including Youth Apparel. Youth Apparel is a clothing line that caters for chic and urban girls who are looking to express themselves in a unique manner. What stands the brand out is that it was established by two teens (Stephen and Amanda) for their fellow teens. Knight has appeared in several shoots for Youth Apparel, wearing outfits from different collections including their summer and winter collections.
She has disclosed that even though shooting can be a hectic and crazy experience, she nonetheless enjoys working with the Youth Apparel team due to their professionalism and hard work. Asides her professional work for the brand, Knight is also a personal fan of Youth Apparel and often rocks several items from their collections.
There is a paucity of information with regard to Knight’s family background. Specific details, such as her parents’ names or any potential siblings that she may have, still remains unknown. The most that the actress/model has revealed is that her father is an artist and owns an animation studio called Red Rover. Despite these lack of information, there is no doubt that Knight’s family would be proud of her given all she has achieved in the course of her short career.
Sophi Knight ‘s Height
Sophie Knight is 5 feet 5 inches tall. Her weight is not publicly listed but a glance at her tells that she has a slim build. Other additional measurements are bust size – 30 inches, waist size – 24 inches, and hip size – 34 inches. The model cum actress has blonde hair and captivating blue eyes. Knight’s stunning looks have made her quite popular on Instagram. She often posts gorgeous pictures of herself on her official handle and this has attracted a large fan base of over 350,000 followers.