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Founded and ran a world development and human rights committee at her university.She has lived in a grass hut in the jungles of the Philippines with a missionary group, and has been a volunteer for children's projects since the age of 14.After shooting the final episode of Lost, Lilly said she was considering taking a break from acting to focus on her charity and humanitarian efforts.She and the rest of the cast won the Gotham Award for Best Ensemble Cast and the Washington D.Evangeline Lilly, born in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, in 1979, was discovered on the streets of Kelowna, British Columbia, by the famous Ford modeling agency.Although she initially decided to pass on a modeling career, she went ahead and signed with Ford anyway, to help pay for her University of British Columbia tuition and expenses.She worked as a flight attendant and waitress, and completed oil changes on big rigs before doing commercials and extra work on film sets to earn money for university.
I needed someone who you believed had grown up in a man's world.
Lilly was encouraged to audition for Lost by a friend and she did not expect to get cast.
As the secrecy campaign prevented the auditioning actors from accessing the full script, forcing them to read short scenes and only know the basic premise of people surviving a plane crash on a tropical island – which reminded Lilly of The Blue Lagoon – she thought Lost would "at best be a mediocre TV show".
The late-night ads ran for more than two years on basic cable channels, even after she made it big on ABC's hit drama Teadmata kadunud (2004).
During a guest spot on Late Show with David Letterman (1993), David Letterman played one of her commercials on his show. On Teadmata kadunud (2004) - my first year was baptism by fire. And I had no idea what I was doing, not just on set, and not just as an actor, but as a public figure. I had no idea how to cope with it, and what the best ways were to manage it.