Sydney Sweeney has always grown up with dogs and felt something was missing after her German Shepherd passed away when she was the age of 13. After a few years, Sweeney was visiting her great-grandma in Arizona where they visited a local shelter to feed and play with the pups. It was love at first site. After seeing Tank for the first time, the Euphoria actress had to adopt him right away. The thing was, she didn’t get her parents’ permission first!
September 12, 1997 (25)
Sydney Sweeney is an American actress. One of Sweeney’s earliest roles was in the HBO series “Euphoria,” where she played the troubled high school student Cassie Howard. The show, which premiered in 2019 and earned Sweeney widespread recognition for her outstanding performance. “Euphoria” also stars Zendaya, Nika King, Maude Apatow, Emma Myers, Eric Dane, Alexa Demie, Nika King, Jacob Elordi, and Hunter Schafer.
Sweeney’s career continued to gain momentum as she took on more challenging roles. In 2020, she starred in the Amazon Prime Video series “The Voyeurs,” where she played a young woman who becomes obsessed with her neighbors. She also starred in the HBO limited series “Sharp Objects” alongside Amy Adams, where she played the troubled teenager Alice.
In addition to her acting work, Sweeney has also appeared in the music video for Halsey‘s song “Graveyard” and starred in the music video for Lizzo‘s hit song “Rumors.” She also appeared in the 2021 film “The White Lotus” alongside Jennifer Coolidge, Murray Bartlett, Alexandra Daddario, Connie Britton, and Steve Zahn.
Sweeney’s career made the leap to film with a role in “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.” Directed by Quentin Tarantino, the film starred Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt. Sweeney has also worked with Aaron Sorkin, who directed her in the film “The Trial of the Chicago 7.” She worked with Sofia Coppola on the film “The Beguiled” and starred in the HBO series “Sharp Objects,” which was directed by Jean-Marc Vallée.