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Julia Roberts: Net Worth, Movies, Biography & More

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October 28, 1967

Julia Roberts is an American actress and producer. She is one of the highest-paid actresses in the world, and her films have grossed over $3 billion worldwide. Roberts was the first female actor to receive a salary of $20 million per film. She is also known for her humanitarian work and has been named one of the UN Goodwill Ambassadors.

At 5'9", Roberts is tall for a woman in Hollywood. Her height helped her land the role of Vivian Ward in Pretty Woman, which made her a household name. Roberts has since starred in hits like My Best Friend's Wedding, Erin Brockovich, and Ocean's Eleven.

Early life and career

Julia Roberts was born in 1967 in Georgia. Her parents were actors, and she began appearing in their productions when she was four years old. She later studied acting at the University of Georgia but left after a year to pursue her career in Hollywood. Roberts made her film debut in 1987 with a small role in Firehouse. She rose to prominence with her starring role in Pretty Woman (1990), which earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress.

She has since starred in many popular films, including My Best Friend's Wedding (1997), Erin Brockovich (2000), Notting Hill (1999), Runaway Bride (1999), Ocean's Eleven (2001), and Mona Lisa Smile (2003). She has also won three Golden Globe Awards and been nominated for four Academy Awards.

Breakout role in Pretty Woman

Before Pretty Woman, Julia Roberts was just another struggling actress. She had a few small roles here and there, but nothing that really made her stand out. Then came Pretty Woman, and Julia's career took off. She became one of the most sought-after actresses in Hollywood overnight.

Julia Roberts movie scene

In Pretty Woman, Julia plays Vivian Ward, a prostitute who is hired by wealthy businessman Edward Lewis (played by Richard Gere) to be his escort for several social events. The two eventually fall in love, much to the chagrin of Edward's business associates.

Pretty Woman was a critical and commercial success, grossing over $460 million at the box office worldwide. It solidified Julia Roberts as a leading lady, and she has gone on to star in many successful films since then.

Roberts' other notable films

Roberts' other notable films include "Pretty Woman" (1990), "My Best Friend's Wedding" (1997), "Notting Hill" (1999), "Erin Brockovich" (2000), and "Ocean's Eleven" (2001). She has also starred in such films as "The Pelican Brief" (1993), "Eat Pray Love" (2010), and "Mirror Mirror" (2012). She has done voice work for "Shrek the Third" (2007), and she was a producer of the television series "The Secret Life of the American Teenager" (2008-2013).

Personal life

Roberts is a mother of three and she has said that her children are her life. In an interview, Roberts said, "I've never been so happy in my life as I am now with my kids." She is married to Danny Moder, who is a cinematographer, and they have been together since 2002. Roberts has two stepchildren from Moder's previous marriage.

Conclusion

Julia Roberts is one of the most successful actresses in Hollywood. She has starred in some of the biggest movies of all time, including Pretty Woman and Erin Brockovich. Roberts is known for her powerful performances and her ability to connect with audiences. She is one of the most sought-after actresses in Hollywood and continues to be a box office success.

Julia Roberts

Bio
Full NameJulia Fiona Roberts
NicknameJules
Date of BirthOctober 28, 1967
Age Years
NationalityAmerican
BirthplaceSmyrna, Georgia, United States
Home TownSmyrna, Georgia
ReligionHindu
Educational Qualification-
SchoolFitzhugh Lee Elementary School, Griffin Middle School
College/ UniversityCampbell High School Georgia State University
Zodiac SignScorpio ♏
ProfessionActress, Producer
Physical Stats
Height5 feet 8 inches (1.72 m)
Weight57 kg (126 lbs)
Hair ColorBrown
Eye ColorBrown
Favorite
ColorGreen
FoodPasta, Grits, Gravy
ActorEthan Hawke
ActressAishwarya Rai Bachchan, Katharine Hepburn
SingerBeyoncé
Place-
HobbiesKnitting, Yoga, Reading
Family & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried
FatherWalter Grady Roberts
MotherBetty Lou Bredemus
Spouse (Wife/ Husband)Daniel Moder ( m. 2002)
Children2
Son(s)Henry Daniel Moder Phinnaeus Moder
Daughter(s)Hazel Moder,
Brother(s)Eric Roberts
Sister(s)Lisa Roberts Gillan, Nancy Motes
Career
ProfessionActress, Producer
Net Worth$250 million
Famous forStarring in Pretty Woman movie
DebutMystic Pizza (1988)
Awards/ HonoursAwards
Academy Awards,
British Academy of Film and Television Arts Film Awards,
Critics’ Choice Awards,
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Movie List

Leave the World Behind
[ Upcoming ]
Ticket to Paradise
[ 2022 ]
Ben Is Back
[ 2018 ]
Smurfs: The Lost Village
[ 2017 ]
Wonder
[ 2017 ]
Mother's Day
[ 2016 ]
Money Monster
[ 2016 ]
Secret in Their Eyes
[ 2015 ]
The Normal Heart
[ 2014 ]
August: Osage County
[ 2013 ]
Mirror, Mirror
[ 2012 ]
Jesus Henry Christ
[ 2011 ]
Love, Wedding, Marriage
[ 2011 ]
Larry Crowne
[ 2011 ]
Valentine's Day
[ 2010 ]
Eat Pray Love
[ 2010 ]
Duplicity
[ 2009 ]
Fireflies in the Garden
[ 2008 ]
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl
[ 2008 ]
Charlie Wilson's War
[ 2007 ]
The Ant Bully
[ 2006 ]
Charlotte's Web
[ 2006 ]
Tell Them Who You Are
[ 2004 ]
Closer
[ 2004 ]
Ocean's Twelve
[ 2004 ]
Mona Lisa Smile
[ 2003 ]
Grand Champion
[ 2002 ]
Full Frontal
[ 2002 ]
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
[ 2002 ]
The Mexican
[ 2001 ]
America's Sweethearts
[ 2001 ]
Ocean's Eleven
[ 2001 ]
Erin Brockovich
[ 2000 ]
Notting Hill
[ 1999 ]
Runaway Bride
[ 1999 ]
Stepmom
[ 1998 ]
My Best Friend's Wedding
[ 1997 ]
Conspiracy Theory
[ 1997 ]
Mary Reilly
[ 1996 ]
Michael Collins
[ 1996 ]
Everyone Says I Love You
[ 1996 ]
Something to Talk About
[ 1995 ]
Prêt-à-Porter
[ 1994 ]
I Love Trouble
[ 1994 ]
The Pelican Brief
[ 1993 ]
The Player
[ 1992 ]
Sleeping with the Enemy
[ 1991 ]
Dying Young
[ 1991 ]
Hook
[ 1991 ]
Pretty Woman
[ 1990 ]
Flatliners
[ 1990 ]
Blood Red
[ 1989 ]
Steel Magnolias
[ 1989 ]
Satisfaction
[ 1988 ]
Mystic Pizza
[ 1988 ]
Firehouse
[ 1987 ]

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