Who is Eve Hewson? Daughter of U2 frontman Bono makes waves in acting world
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Who is Eve Hewson? Daughter of U2 frontman Bono makes waves in acting world

ONE OF Ireland's biggest stars could soon be set to be overshadowed by his children as they begin making art of their own.

U2 frontman Bono has four children, each of them now adults and making a start on their own path in life, including his son Elijah who had formed a band of his own.

Lately, his daughter, actress Eve Hewson, has been making headlines around the world as she stars in the new Netflix thriller Behind Her Eyes.

But who is Eve Hewson and what films and shows has she starred in?

Eve Hewson

Who is Eve Hewson?

Eve Hewson is the second daughter of Bono and Ali Hewson, born in July 1991.

The 29-year-old was born Memphis Eve Sunny Day Hewson, but goes simply by Eve Hewson for her professional work as an actor.

Eve studied acting in New York, and has starred in a number of films, music videos and TV shows both at home and abroad, and is becoming internationally recognised.


What films has Eve Hewson been in?

Eve Hewson is possibly best-known for her role as Marian in the 2018 film Robin Hood, but has also appeared in Tesla (2020), The True Adventures of Wolfboy (2019), Paper Year (2018),Papillon (2017), Bridge of Spies (2015), Enough Said (2013), Blood Ties (2013) and This Must Be The Place (2011).

She also appeared in numerous short films and the music video for The Script's hit song For The First Time.

What TV shows has Eve Hewson been in?

Eve Hewson has been in a number of TV shows, most recently as Adele in Behind Her Eyes, a six-part psychological thriller which has just been added to Netflix.

She has also appeared in TV mini-series The Luminaries as Anna Wetherell, released in 2020, and before that had a run as Nurse Lucy Elkins in The Knick from 2014 - 2015.

Eve Hewson as Adele in new thriller Behind Her Eyes (Image: Netflix)