She took the agent's business card but did not immediately pursue acting.She eventually called and the agency landed her several roles in commercials and non-speaking parts in the TV shows Smallville and Kingdom Hospital.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".
Known for her Christian moral standards and often-colorful language, tomboy antics and much-admired feminine figure, the Canadian actress admits she is a walking paradox.
The fact that a stud like me doesn’t have a girlfriend and the hobbit is banging a hottie like this brings the kind of depression not even suicide can solve.
I would somehow be brought back to life just to cry some more.
She also starred in episodes of Tru Calling, Dead Like Me and Smallville, Kingdom Hospital, and in several films, including Stealing Sinatra.
However, her first big break did not come until Lilly was "discovered" by Lost producers for the role of Kate.