Eve Hewson was born on 7 July 1991 in Dublin, Ireland. The actress is the second daughter of Bono and Ali Hewson. She is the younger sister of Jordan Hewson; older sister of Elijah Bob Hewson and John Abraham Hewson. She was educated at St. Andrew’s College in Dublin and attended New York University.
Eve made her acting debut in 2005 alongside her sister Jordan in Erica Dunton’s short film Lost and Found. She made her feature-length debut in 2008 in another film directed by Dunton, The 27 Club. The same year she took part in an acting programme at the New York Film Academy. In 2010 she appeared in the music video and accompanying short film for Irish band The Script’s song “For the First Time”.
In 2011 Hewson appeared alongside Sean Penn and Frances McDormand in Paolo Sorrentino’s This Must Be the Place, playing the role of a young punk called Mary. She played Yvonne in Blood Ties by French director Guillaume Canet. Hewson received her degree from New York University on 22 May 2013, her father turned down an offer of an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters on the same day. And her latest movie is Enough said which premiered during the 2013 Toronto Film Festival.