Hollis Jane Andrews has established herself as an up-and-coming actress in the industry. She first rose to fame through her work on iCarly and Disadvantage, where she got to prove her acting chops before moving onto other projects, including The Good Doctor, where she plays Dr. Erin Bowman. Now at the age of 20, she’s one of the most sought-after actresses in Hollywood, with a net worth of $2 million and growing. We sat down with Hollis to learn more about her life, how she became an actress and how she got into the business in the first place... Hollis Jane Andrews: An actress on the rise wiki At just 25 years old, Hollis Andrews has taken a place in Hollywood as one of its newest leading actresses. Following success in theatre and television early in her career, she gained notice after being cast as Emily on the iCarly series and went onto play supporting roles in various film and television projects. A notable starring role includes a recurring character on ABC's The Good Doctor. She is currently shooting Disney Channel's Disadvantage Hollis Jane Andrews: An actress on the rise Hollis Jane Andrews: An actress on the rise Bio I started acting when I was four years old, as my mom had taught me and my siblings improv classes as a form of bonding. My family eventually realized how much I loved acting, so they made sure to nurture that passion. In addition to acting and improv, I also did theater, martial arts, and singing. Eventually those artistic endeavors led me into commercials which has grown my career exponentially over the past three years. Family I have a younger sister, who is fourteen and going into tenth grade, so she's in high school and doing that. And I also have a younger brother who is fifteen and starting his freshman year in college. And my dad - he's retired from teaching. Hollis shares about her family with one of the show hosts. He does some substitute teaching or just goes out of state to teach conferences. Relationship Hollis is a born and raised Texan and has resided in Los Angeles for a few years now. One of her favorite things to do is be outdoors, particularly horseback riding. Hollis currently studies acting at the New York Film Academy in Los Angeles where she's been developing her artistry as an artist and more importantly herself as a human being. Physical info Born in March 16, 1996 in Atlanta, Georgia Hollis was always a creative person and she loved to perform. When she was 15 years old, Hollis participated in her first ever school play. The director of that play found Hollis' talent to be undeniable and told her about an acting school called 'The Groundlings.' It turned out to be one of the best decisions Hollis has ever made as it led her to the life she loves today. Career Hollis has starred in a number of hit shows, including iCarly and The Good Doctor. She also plays alongside Zac Efron in the upcoming movie Disney's Cruella (2020). Hollis has played a range of roles across television, film, and theater. Awards As of December 2018, Hollis' first big break has been cast in a horror film called Disadvantage. The movie is set to release sometime in 2019 and will keep her occupied for several months. Hollis Jane Andrews: An actress on the rise Net worth Growing up, Hollis always knew she wanted to be an actor. In 2016, she made her acting debut in Disadvantage. Since then, she has continued to work hard as a Hollywood A-lister, starring in TV series such as iCarly and The Good Doctor. Not only is Hollis talented as an actor, but also a director and writer of short films such as Indifference. sweetest time Meet Hollis Jane, this fresh face is setting Hollywood on fire. A sensational film debut in Disadvantage (2019) had critics buzzing and made her an internet sensation overnight. She followed that up with a hilarious appearance in iCarly (2021), she’s also credited as a guest star in The Good Doctor. Hollis has caught the attention of producers, directors and casting agents alike and is currently filming three more indie films for release next year. secrets of beauty I typically do my hair every day. I know that sounds weird, but it makes me feel better about myself when I make an effort in other ways. It makes me feel more confident and prepared for whatever is coming my way. - Hollis Jane Andrews first love 'My first love was being on stage. I loved dressing up, putting on a different character, and imagining my life in a different place,' Hollis says. Hollis recalls her parents always taking her to the theater and she knew at four years old that it's what she wanted to do with her life. As soon as I could walk out of my house, they were taking me to plays and musicals first success In Hollis' time at acting, she has had major roles in hit shows like iCarly, Disadvantage and The Good Doctor. She is currently working on a new series. In between that, she enjoys travelling with her friends and family, especially her mother Pam. It has been five years since Hollis began her acting career but she is well on the way to becoming one of Hollywood's most sought-after actresses. dearest person I don't know what makes you say that. I think I am an average teenager and just want to fit in. Early life Born in Kenosha, Wisconsin and raised by a single mother. Hollis had to deal with many struggles that many children don't have to go through; for instance, she didn't have electricity or running water in her home for months during her childhood. Growing up without luxuries led Hollis to realize that there are so many other children out there living these types of lives and that's why she became an advocate for bringing awareness of child abuse, domestic violence, and sex trafficking. Hollis Jane Andrews: An actress on the rise Career development Getting an agent is one of the biggest milestones in a Hollywood actor's career, and Hollis can now add it to her list. Earlier this year, Hollis signed with ICM Partners in a very competitive space that already included actors like Millie Bobby Brown and Jared Leto. Personal life - She is from Seattle, Washington. She graduated from the University of Washington in 2020 with a degree in Drama. Q.&A. Have you always wanted to be an actor? I originally went to school for international relations and didn't plan on acting until I graduated. But when I started auditioning and booking jobs, it became more than just a hobby. What's your favorite TV show? I love Westworld! Hollis Jane Andrews: An actress on the rise Who is the little person on good doctor? Many have been wondering who is the little person on The Good Doctor, portraying a young Jackson Han’s. She is Hollis Jane Andrews and I think she is a great representation of someone living with dwarfism. Seeing her in this role humanizes people with disabilities and continues to open up dialogue around what it means to be different. Who played Sophie on The Good Doctor? Sophie, a young transgender woman struggling to make her way in Los Angeles, appears in Episode 3 of ABC's smash hit The Good Doctor as one of Dr. Shaun Murphy's patients. Hollis was cast to play Sophie, who was diagnosed with HIV after being raped while at work and she had become addicted to heroin to help manage the pain. I loved that I got a chance to play such an authentic character, Hollis said. What channel and time is the good Dr on? The Good Doctor airs at 3/2c every Monday and Tuesday on ABC. The show follows Dr. Shaun Murphy, a surgical resident with autism and savant syndrome who has a remarkable ability to read medical cases and to perform surgeries. It also follows Claire Browne, Dr. Sean's foster mother who is struggling with his genius from both her perspective as his parent, and professionally as a nurse constantly in awe of his abilities. The show always finishes by showing viewers Dr.