I was really irritated because I wanted to play volleyball and I had to go and do this play.But there was a moment after the performance when I realized I had gone and been somebody else.
In 2003, Bush was cast as Kate Brewster in Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, though she was replaced by Claire Danes after a week of filming.
In 2003, Bush landed the role of Brooke Davis in the WB television series One Tree Hill.
Throughout the series, her character evolved from a trouble-making vixen to a fiercely loyal friend.
After Bush gained mainstream fame, she became a spokesperson for high-profile brands.
Sophia Anna Bush (born July 8, 1982) is an American actress, director, spokesperson, and activist.
She starred in The WB/CW drama series One Tree Hill, where she played Brooke Davis from 2003 to 2012. She graduated from Westridge School for Girls in 2000, where she was a member of the volleyball team.
She is known for her film roles in John Tucker Must Die (2006), The Hitcher (2007), and The Narrows (2008). At Westridge, she was required to participate in the theatre arts program.
In 2014, she began starring in the NBC police procedural drama series Chicago P. Bush stated: "Part of my school's requirement was to do a play.
She has posed on the cover of several mainstream magazines such as Entertainment Weekly, Lucky, Maxim, Glamour, In Style and Zooey Magazine.
She has also had several endorsement deals, such as for Ocean Pacific clothing.
In July 2006, Bush co-starred in the 20th Century Fox comedy film John Tucker Must Die, directed by Betty Thomas, opposite Brittany Snow and Jesse Metcalfe.