As stunning as she is talented, and with the commanding poise of an actress
beyond her years, EVE HEWSON is quickly becoming one of her generation's
brightest young talents.
Hewson will next be seen starring alongside Sean Penn and Frances McDormand in
Italian helmer Paolo Sorrentino's THIS MUST BE THE PLACE, which made its world
premiere at the 2011 Cannes Film Festiva and will be released by The Weinstein
Company on November 2ndl. In the film, Hewson portrays Mary a gothic-punk music
fan who has a close relationship with ageing rock star Cheyenne (Sean Penn). The
film follows Penn's character as he becomes obsessed with chasing after a Nazi
criminal, who had tormented his father in a concentration camp, in an effort to
exact revenge after his father dies.
She most recently signed on to star opposite Catherine Keener and James
Gandolfini in Nicole Holofcener's untitled film for Fox Searchlight. She begins
lensing in August 2012.
In 2010, Hewson starred as Della in FOR THE FIRST TIME, a 16 minute short about
an Irish couple trying to make it in New York City. The film was pared down and
made into a music video for Irish band The Scripts' song of the same name.
Her first feature film, Erica Dunton's acclaimed indie hit THE 27 CLUB,
premiered at the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival marking her debut on the big screen.
Born in Dublin, Hewson now resides in New York City where she is a student at