Fame does not come to you overnight. Well, Billie Eilish proved it wrong. She is a young artist who got her fame overnight because of her pure talent. She and her brother made a song for Billie’s dance teacher and uploaded it on SoundCloud in 2016. The song “Ocean Eyes” was an instant hit.
Later, she released the song “Lovely” with Khalid which was also loved by the audience. But, people might not know that she has done some films. Wait What?! Shocking right? You might be wondering what movies has she done? Why have you never noticed her? Well, we have answers.
HAS BILLIE EILISH BEEN IN MOVIES?
Before her singing career took off, she tried acting but it was not that much fun for her. In an interview with Rolling Stone, she said that she went to two auditions and all of the kids looked the same. She added that most of the actor kids are psychopaths.
Billie felt that it was creepy and lame so, she decided to do something different. She auditioned for looping in background sounds and dialogues for crowded scenes. She found it fun.
Just children yelling random things in the background and then having a break and snacks.
She said that she did movies like Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Ramona, Beezus, and X-Men.
WHO HAS Billie Eilish PLAYED IN DAIRY OF A WIMPY KID?
Well, if you missed her in the movie, it is certainly not your fault. As stated she didn’t audience for a prominent role. She did looping. That was also the case with Dairy of a Wimpy Kid. She didn’t have a particular role.
WHAT ELSE HAS SEEN DONE?
Billie Eilish is a girl of pure talent. Being so young, and having worldwide fame at such a young age is not easy. Although, music was not always her goal. She has tried other things too.
Her first and foremost love was dance. She has trained very seriously. She trained in contemporary, Jazz, Hip-Hop, Ballet, and Tap Dance. Though she had an injury making her quit dancing. She said that it was the phase when she started having depression feeling like there was nothing more to do.
Furthermore, she has also been interested in visual arts, home videos, and background sounds.
AWARDS Billie Eilish
Till now, Billie Eilish has been nominated for 196 awards and out of which she won 113.
She has one Academy Award in 2022 for the Best Original Song “No Time To Die”. She has won 2 American Music Awards for New Artist of the Year and her Favorite Alternative Artist. In 2019, she won two Apple Music Awards for Global Artist of the Year and Songwriter for the Year.
In the same year she won ARIA Music Award for Album of the Year for “When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” In 2018 she won two BBC Radio 1’s Teen Awards for Best Solo Artist Artist and Best Single (Bad Guy). In 2020, she won 3 Billboard Music Awards for Top Female Artist, Top New Artist, and Top Billboard 2020 Album (When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?)