Morgan Lily Gross (born April 11, 2000)[citation needed] is an American actress and fashion model. She started modeling internationally at the age of four years and appeared in more than 21 television commercials, and many photoshoots before her role in Henry Poole Is Here as Millie Stupek. Lily had supporting roles in He's Just Not That Into You, as Matthew Gray Gubler's daughter in The Ugly Life of a Beautiful Girl. Her most notable role has been as Lilly Curtis in the apocalyptic film 2012.[1] She acted as young Julianna Baker in the film Flipped based on the novel with the same name[2] by Wendelin van Draanen and as young Raven Darkhölme in X-Men: First Class.[3] Morgan co-starred as Missy in the Hallmark Channel's film Love's Everlasting Courage. Her most recent work includes Joe Bell, where she starred alongside Mark Wahlberg.

Morgan Lily
Morgan Lily Gross

(2000-04-11) April 11, 2000 (age 21)
OccupationActress, model
Years active2002–present


Lily began her acting career at an early age. Her early work includes the 2005 drama film Shards where she played Morgan, and a TV movie, Welcome to the Jungle Gym (2006) where she played Kylie. In 2007, she guest-starred in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation as Chloe, which led her to more opportunities such as a co-starring role at the age of 8 years. In her first theatrical film Henry Poole Is Here she portrayed Millie Stupek. Morgan's most notable role so far has been in the 2009 disaster film 2012 as Lilly Curtis alongside young actor Liam James. She has also recurred as Bonnie on Shameless. Morgan's current projects up-to-date include Love's Everlasting Courage alongside high-profile actors Wes Brown (actor) and Cheryl Ladd.


Year Title Role Notes
2005 Shards Morgan
2006 Welcome to the Jungle Gym Kylie TV movie
2007 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Chloe Episode: "Living Doll"
2008 Henry Poole Is Here Millie Stupek
2009 Wetten, dass..? Lily Curtis Uncredited
2009 He's Just Not That Into You Young Gigi
2009 Curb Your Enthusiasm Kid #1 Episode: "Officer Krupke"
2009 2012 Lilly Curtis
2009 The Bonnie Hunt Show Herself
2010 Criminal Minds Jody Hatchett Episode: "Solitary Man"
2010 Flipped Young Juli
2011 Love's Everlasting Courage Missie TV movie
2011 X-Men: First Class Young
Raven Darkhölme
2013 Piper's QUICK Picks Herself Guest
2013 Deadtime Stories Chris Parker Episode: "The Beast of Baskerville"
2013 Sticks and Stones Alice Short film
2014 Beautiful Girl Bethany
2014 Shameless Bonnie 4 episodes
2014 Cooties Tamra
2016 Grey's Anatomy Jennifer Parker 2 episodes
2017 Chicago Med Nancy Leigh Episode: "Prisoner's Dilemma"
2018 Juveniles Corie
2017-2018 Claws Marnie Recurring roles
2020 Joe Bell Marcie


  1. ^ "Morgan Lily". Variety. August 3, 2008. Retrieved October 29, 2008.
  2. ^ Aaron Stipkovich (April 11, 2000). "Morgan Lily's ProfilePage on". Archived from the original on March 27, 2012. Retrieved May 28, 2012.
  3. ^ Rich, Katey (August 17, 2010). "10-Year-Old Morgan Lily Cast As Young Mystique In X-Men: First Class". CinemaBlend. Retrieved October 24, 2021.

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