Bijou Phillips is an American model, actress, singer, and socialite. She is known for appearing in various advertisements of Calvin Klein. Bijou was born to John Phillips and Genevieve Waite on 1 April 1980. John is a former member of a musical band, The Mamas & the Papas. While her mother is a South African actress, model, and artist. She was born in Greenwich, Connecticut. Her name was inspired by Lambert, Hendrick & Ross’s song, My Petite Bijou. Bijou is a French word for jewel. She has a brother, Tamerlane. She also has three other half-siblings, Mackenzie, Chynna, and Jeffrey. She is married to Danny Masterson.
Danny is known for That ‘70s Show. They got married on 18 October 2011 in Ireland in a private castle. They have a daughter named Fianna Francis Masterson. Bijou was suffering from a kidney condition since she was born with small kidneys. She got her kidney transplant on 7 April 2017. She started modeling when she was only thirteen. At that age, she appeared on the cover of Italian Vogue. She became one of the young models to have the honor of appearing on the cover of a magazine like Italian Vogue. Bijou started her career in films with the role of Charlie in the movie, Black, and White.
The movie was released in 1999. Robert Downey Jr. Jared Leto, Gaby Hoffman, and Elijah Wood were few of the actors with whom she worked in this movie. Later, she started dating Elijah Wood. In 2000, she was cast in Almost Famous. She starred alongside Kate Hudson. It was a critical blockbuster movie and nominated for Academy Award. However, the musical drama was not a big success on screen. She did movies like Tart, Octane, and Bully. She also appeared in a movie adaption of the famous writer, John Irving’s novel called A Widow for One Year.
The movie was called The Door in the Floor. She has been cast in movies like Spin, CSI, Venom, Havoc, Hostel: Part II, etc. Bijou’s modeling career has been a big success. She has appeared in most of the major magazine covers like Playboy, Nylon, Vogue, Stuff, Missbehave, etc. she has done various advertising campaigns with Calvin Klein. Her musical debut was with the album; I’d Rather Eat Glass in in 1999. She has sung another two singles that were released in 1999 itself. She has been ranked #52 by the Stuff magazine in the 100 Sexiest Women in the World in the year 2007.
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