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Rising Star Sophie Nelisse Steps Out at Toronto Film Festival 2016

Rising Star Sophie Nelisse Steps Out at Toronto Film Festival 2016

Sophie Nelisse strikes a pose while attending the premiere of It’s Only The End Of The World held during the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival at TIFF Bell Lightbox on Sunday (September 11) in Toronto, Canada.

The 16-year-old actress is one of several young actors to be in this year’s TIFF Rising Star program.

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“Hey guys! I’m taking over the Globe and Mail account on instagram, so you can go chek what my day looks like! Have fun,” she tweeted.

Sophie also stepped out for the premiere of 76 that day at Isabel Bader Theatre.

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Sophie Nélisse Finally Makes Friends with Clare Foley In New 'Great Gilly Hopkins' Trailer

Sophie Nélisse Finally Makes Friends with Clare Foley In New 'Great Gilly Hopkins' Trailer

Sophie Nélisse gets pulled by Clare Foley in the official trailer for The Great Gilly Hopkins.

Based on the book of the same name, “Gilly” Hopkins (Nélisse) is a mean, brash young girl who is headed for yet another foster home. She hates living with different people all the time and just wants to settle in with her birth mother. Gilly doesn’t like the look of her new foster mom, Trotter (Kathy Bates) and decides she is going to hate her for the rest of her life.

But then, when Nonnie (Glenn Close), comes to Trotter’s house and tells her that she will take Gilly home…and that’s when she realizes that she really wants to be with Trotter.

The Great Gilly Hopkins hits theaters and On Demand on October 7th.

Clare is also pictured below prepping for a photo shoot by getting a pedicure with Dip into Pretty Pedi Spacers earlier this week in New York City.


“The Great Gilly Hopkins” Official Trailer
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Watch Sophie Nélisse In New 'Great Gilly Hopkins' Trailer

Watch Sophie Nélisse In New 'Great Gilly Hopkins' Trailer

Sophie Nélisse gives off an excellent side eye expression in the trailer for The Great Gilly Hopkins.

Based on the book of the same name, “Gilly” Hopkins (Nélisse) is a mean, brash young girl who is headed for yet another foster home. She hates living with different people all the time and just wants to settle in with her birth mother. Gilly doesn’t like the look of her new foster mom, Trotter (Kathy Bates) and decides she is going to hate her for the rest of her life.

But then, when Nonnie (Glenn Close), comes to Trotter’s house and tells her that she will take Gilly home…and that’s when she realizes that she really wants to be with Trotter.

The Great Gilly Hopkins hits theaters on February 19th.


“The Great Gilly Hopkins” Official Trailer

Sophie Nélisse & Alex Ozerov Film 'History of Love' On A Hot Coney Island

Sophie Nélisse & Alex Ozerov Film 'History of Love' On A Hot Coney Island

Sophie Nélisse ditches her shoes as she walks on the sandy beach towards The History of Love set on Coney Island, New York on Friday afternoon (July 17).

The 15-year-old actress was accompanied by her mom before meeting up with co-star Alex Ozerov to film new scenes for the upcoming flick.

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It looks like Sophie and Alex were beaten by the heat though — check out Sophie‘s tweet below!

The History of Love centers on a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother’s loneliness.

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Sophie Nélisse Finds 'The History Of Love' With Derek Jacobi in Central Park

Sophie Nélisse Finds 'The History Of Love' With Derek Jacobi in Central Park

Sophie Nélisse films a scene with Derek Jacobi for The History of Love in Central Park, New York City on Tuesday morning (July 14).

The 15-year-old actress and Derek star in the film alongside Gemma Arterton, which centers on a long-lost book that mysteriously reappears and connects an old man searching for his son with a girl seeking a cure for her mother’s loneliness.

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“Shooting in Central park tomorrow morning…New-York wrap in 3 days!” Sophie wrote on Twitter after wrapping the Montreal filming portion last week.

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Sophie Nélisse Gets Emotional with Kathy Bates for 'Gilly Hopkins'

Sophie Nélisse Gets Emotional with Kathy Bates for 'Gilly Hopkins'

Sophie Nélisse films an emotional scene with Kathy Bates on the set of The Great Gilly Hopkins in New York City on Thursday afternoon (June 12).

The 14-year-old actress plays the title character in the upcoming film, who herself shuffled from foster home to foster home until she meets Maime Trotter (Bates). The film is expected to release later this year.

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Sophie is also pictured below at the Sundance Institute Vanguard Leadership Award honoring Glenn Close at Stage 37 in the city earlier in the month.

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Sophie Nélisse Starts Filming 'The Great Gilly Hopkins'

Sophie Nélisse Starts Filming 'The Great Gilly Hopkins'

Sophie Nélisse wears a comfy looking flannel shirt while filming scenes for her new movie, The Great Gilly Hopkins, in Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday afternoon (May 14).

The 14-year-old actress plays the title character in the upcoming film, who herself shuffled from foster home to foster home until she meets Maime Trotter (Kathy Bates).

Julia Stiles and Clare Foley also star in the pic, which is expected to release later this year.

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You may remember Sophie from The Book Thief, which is out on DVD now!

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Watch 'The Book Thief' Bluray Clip; Win It FREE!

Watch 'The Book Thief' Bluray Clip; Win It FREE!

JJJ is so excited that The Book Thief is coming out on DVD and Bluray!

Based on the book of the same name by Markus Zusak, Liesel Meminger (Sophie Nélisse) is a foster girl living outside of Munich, who scratches out a meager existence for herself by stealing when she encounters something she can’t resist–books. With the help of her accordion-playing foster father (Geoffrey Rush), she learns to read and shares her stolen books with her neighbors during bombing raids as well as with the Jewish man hidden in her basement.

We’ve even got an exclusive clip from the disc, all about the Liesel’s fashion in the film.

Watch it below and be sure to enter our contest, where you can win both the Bluray and the Book!


“The Book Thief” – Dressing Sophie
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