Who is Julia Roberts?
Julia Roberts is an American actress and producer who rose to fame after appearing in the romantic comedy film Pretty Woman (1990).
For her wonderful performance, she has won three Golden Globe Awards, from eight nominations, and has been nominated for four Academy Awards for her film acting. In addition, she also won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Erin Brockovich (2000).
Moreover, People magazine has named her the most beautiful woman in the world a record five times.
Full Name: Julia Fiona Roberts
Age: 52 years old
Date of Birth: 1967-10-28
Place of Birth: Smyrna, Georgia, United States
Father’s name: Walter Grady Roberts
Mother’s name: Betty Lou Bredemus
Net Worth: 140 Million dollars
Relationship status: married
Height: 5 ft. 9 inches
Weight: 58 kg
Hair color: Blonde
Eye color: Light brown
Early/Personal life, Family:
Julia was born as Julia Fiona Roberts on October 28, 1967, in Smyrna, Georgia, to Betty Lou Bredemus (1934–2015) and Walter Grady Roberts (1933–1977). Her parents were actors themselves and used to run children’s acting school in Decatur, Georgia. She is of English, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, German, and Swedish descent and holds American citizenship.
She grew up along with her older brother Eric Roberts, older sister Lisa Roberts Gillan, and niece Emma Roberts, are also actors. Also, Julia had a younger half-sister named Nancy Motes (1976–2014). From 1972, when her mother had divorced her father, Roberts lived in Smyrna, Georgia.
For education, she attended Fitzhugh Lee Elementary School, Griffin Middle School, and then Campbell High School. Roberts wanted to be a veterinarian as a child and used to play the clarinet in her school band. Then she attended Georgia State University but did not graduate. Then she moved to New York City and she signed with the Click Modeling Agency and enrolled in acting classes.
Career and Education:
She debuted her first big-screen appearance in the film Satisfaction (1988). She first appeared in television as a juvenile rape victim in the initial season of the series Crime Story with Dennis Farina, in the episode titled “The Survivor”, broadcast on February 13, 1987.
Roberts rose to fame when she starred with Richard Gere in the Cinderella–Pygmalionesque story, Pretty Woman, in 1990.
Her other notable films include Mystic Pizza (1988), Steel Magnolias (1989), Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), The Pelican Brief (1993), Runaway Bride (1999), Erin Brockovich (2000), Ocean’s Eleven (2001), Ocean’s Twelve (2004), Charlie Wilson’s War (2007), My Best Friend’s Wedding (1997), Notting Hill (1999), Valentine’s Day (2010), Eat Pray Love (2010), Money Monster (2016), and Wonder (2017).
Relationships and Affairs:
Roberts is a happily married woman. She has been married to cameraman Daniel Moder whom she met on the set of her film The Mexican in 2000. The couple tied their knot on July 4, 2002, at her ranch in Taos, New Mexico. The couple is blessed with three children: twins, a daughter, and a son, born in November 2004, and another son born in June 2007. Her family currently lives in Malibu, California, New York City, New York, and Taos, New Mexico.
Previously she was married to country singer Lyle Lovett, married on June 25, 1993. They divorced in 1995. After that, she was in a romantic relationship with several other celebrities like Benjamin Bratt, Jason Patric, Liam Neeson, Kiefer Sutherland, Dylan McDermott, and Matthew Perry.
Net worth and Salary:
She has an estimated net worth of around $40 million USD. She drives a fancy car, Toyota Prius and lives in a house having three-bedroom, one-bath home on Malibu’s Point Dume reported $6.84 million bought in 2016. She also has a house in Taos, New Mexico.
Wiki and Facts:
She has a height of 5ft 9iches tall and weighs only 58kg. Julia has light brown eyes and has blonde hair. Her bra size is 32B. Roberts wears a dress size of 4(US) and puts on a shoe size of 9(US). Her body measurements are 34-25-35 (breast-waist-hip) inches.