Julia Roberts Biography, Height, Weight, Age, Husband, Wiki and More

If you’ve watched the Hollywood movie PRETTY WOMAN, you very well know who we are talking about. None other than the one with the most gorgeous smile, it is Julia Roberts, America’s sweetheart and the leading lady of the 90s that made many hearts swoon. Julia Roberts is very well known also as an Academy Award-winning actor, and a top star in the world of Hollywood. She made waves with movies such as STEEL MAGNOLIA, MONA LISA SMILE, ERIN BROCKOVICH and PRETTY WOMAN to name a few.

QUOTES:

“I don’t have the bug to work. I have the bug to make good movies, and those don’t come along very often.”

—Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts Biography

Julia Roberts

Her debut came about on the television crime series that ran in the mid 80s, named CRIME STORY. In 1989 the movie STEEL MAGNOLIAS earned her an ACADEMY AWARD, and till date, Julia Roberts iconic presence and acting in the movie PRETTY WOMAN is the talk of tinsel town across the globe. Her Oscar bagging came by with the lead role in ERIN BROCKOVICH in 2001, which then made her become the top of the tops in Hollywood and she rubbed shoulders with the highest paid actors in the west.

Julia Roberts is the youngest of three siblings, and her parents were both actors. The family ran acting workshops for budding artists and actors. Julia in the beginning aimed at becoming a veterinarian, but since she did not find it feasible to deal with science on many levels, she gave up the dream. Her big break came about with the television series CRIME STORY in the mid-80s, and that’s when she played the wild and chirpy DAISY in Mystic Plaza as well.

The rest is history, and a sneak peak of the same about the gorgeous actor is given below. Please read on and enjoy!

Biography/Wiki:

Born Name Julia Fiona Roberts
Nick Name Julia
Birthday 28 October 1967
Birth Place Smyrna, Georgia, USA
Occupation Actress, Producer
Sun Sign(Horoscope) Scorpio
Age 50 yrs
Caste N/A
Years active 1987–present

Education:

School Fitzhugh Lee Elementary School, Griffin Middle School and Campbell High School in Smyrna, Georgia
College Georgia State University

Family Details:

Father Walter Grady Roberts(Died due to cancer)
Mother Betty Lou Bredemus (actress and acting coach.)
Siblings/Brother Eric Roberts (Actor)
Lisa Roberts Gillan (Actor)
Sisters Nancy Motes (Younger Half Sister) (Died – February 9, 2014)
Husband/Spouse Daniel Moder(American cinematographer)
Children/Daughter/Son Hazel Moder(Daughter), Henry Daniel Moder, Phinnaeus Moder
Julia Roberts Family

Julia Roberts and her husband, children

Body Measurements:

Height 175cm
Weight 58 kilograms
Breast Size n/a
Waist Size 24 inches
Hips size 35 inches
Bra Size 32B
Bra Cup Size n/a
Body Shape Athletic
Eye Colour Light Brown
Hair Colour Darkest blonde
Shoe Size 9 (US)
Dress Size 4 (US)
Figure Measurements 34-24-35 inches (87-61-89 cm)

Julia Roberts Hot

Boyfriends, Affairs:

Boyfriend Daniel Moder
Marital Status Married to American cinematographer Daniel Model, 2001-Present!

Favorite Things And Hobbies:

Color Orange
Food Cookie, wine, and carbs
Place not given
Sport not given
Brand
  • Lancome La Vie Est Belle Perfume
  • Lancome Cosmetics
  • AOL, Avon, Lavazza
  • American Red Cross & RED
  • Global Fund
  • Childrens’ Hospice & Palliative Care Coalition
Actor not given
Actress not given
Films not given

Net Worth:

Net Worth $170 million
Salary per Film n/a

Best Awarded Movies:

Film Award
Erin Brockovich – Best Actress at Academy Awards
– Best Leading Actress at British Academy Film Awards
– Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role at Screen Actors Guild Awards
Steel Magnolias(1989) – Best Supporting Actress (Motion Picture) at Golden Globe Awards
Pretty Woman Best Actress In A Motion Picture- Comedy or Musical -Female at Golden Globe Awards

Latest Nominated Movies:

  • Academy Awards – Best Supporting Actress and Best Actress- 1989-2013
  • Screen Actors Guild Awards– Osage County- Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role and Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture – 2013
  • Golden Globe Awards Best Supporting Actress (Motion Picture) – 2013
  • Independent Spirit Awards- Best Lead Female – 1988.

Past Relationships:

1987- Rumored to have dated Liam Neeson when she was working for SATISFACTION alongside the actor.

1993-1995- Julia Roberts dated Lyle Lovett, he was her senior and a country musician at that time. They got engaged in a couple of weeks after that on June 24th, 1993, and married three days later in Marion, Indiana, only to separate in March 1995

1995- Julia Roberts was known to be dating the famous British actor of those days, Daniel Day-Lewis; it didn’t last much.

1995- Ethan Hawke and Julia Roberts were ‘rumoured’ to be courting

1995-96- Julia Roberts dated the famous Matthew Perry from the popular comedy sitcom F.R.I.E.N.D.S, and then split up a year later in 96’; all of this was in LA, NYC.

1996- Julia and fitness guru Pat Manocchiawere an item; not much is known why they split up

1998-2001- Benjamin Bratt and Julia were linked as a romantic duo in real life by the media across the globe; not much is known what happened after that, but they called it quits in mid 2001

2000- Julia Roberts was dating George Clooney, say many media rumors and called it a ‘fling’

2001 till now, Julia and Daniel Model, an American cinematographer met on the sets of the movie ‘THE MEXICAN’, Daniel was a new divorcee and started courting Julia right after his divorce. The two tied the knot on July 4th2002, the venue was Taos, New Mexico, USA, Robert’s ranch.

Carrier Achievements:

Academy Awards:

  • 1989- Steel Magnolias- Best Supporting Actress- Nominated
  • 1990- Pretty Woman- Best Actress- Nominated
  • 2000- Erin Brockovich- Best Actress- Won
  • 2013- August: Osage County- Best Supporting Actress- Nominated

British Academy Film Awards:

  • 1990- Pretty Woman- Best Leading Actress- Nominated
  • 2000- Erin Brockovich- Best Leading Actress- Won
  • 2013- August: Osage County- Best Supporting Actress- Nominated

Critics’ Choice Movie Awards:

  • 2000- Erin Brockovich- Best Actress- Won
  • 2004- Oceans Twelve- Best Acting Ensemble- Nominated
  • 2004- Closer- Best Acting Ensemble- Nominated
  • 2013- August: Osage County- Best Acting Ensemble- Nominated
  • 2013- August: Osage County- Best Supporting Actress- Nominated

Golden Globe Awards:

  • 1989- Steel Magnolias- Best Supporting Actress (Motion Picture)- Won
  • 1990- Pretty Woman- Best Actress In A Motion Picture- Comedy or Musical- Won
  • 1997- My Best Friend’s Wedding- Best Actress In A Motion Picture- Comedy or Musical- Nominated
  • 1999- Notting Hill- Best Actress In A Motion Picture- Comedy or Musical- Nominated
  • 2000- Erin Brockovich- Best Actress In A Motion Picture (Drama)- Won
  • 2007- Charlie Wilson’s War- Best Supporting Actress (Motion Picture) – Nominated
  • 2009- Duplicity- Best Actress In A Motion Picture- Comedy or Musical- Nominated
  • 2013- August: Osage County- Best Supporting Actress (Motion Picture)- Nominated

Independent Spirit Awards:

  • 1988- Mystic Pizza- Best Lead Female- Nominated

Screen Actors Guild Awards:

  • 2000- Erin Brockovich- Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role- Won
  • 2013- August: Osage County- Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role- Nominated
  • 2013- August: Osage County- Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture- Nominated

Social Media Profiles:

Instagram instagram.com/juliaroberrts/
Twitter twitter.com/julia_roberts
Facebook facebook.com/aboutjuliacom
IMDB imdb.com/name/nm0000210/

Facts about Julia Roberts:

  • Julia loves to knit sweaters and cardigans in her free time
  • She owns a production company called Red OM
  • Julia Roberts played the clarinet- a musical instrument when she was one of the members in her school band
  • She studied journalism in college but did not complete her college degree
  • Julia Roberts as a child never clipped her toenails, instead she bit them off
  • That is NOT JULIAS BODY on the cover of PRETTY WOMAN the movie- it is only her head superimposed on another body double- Shelley Michelle!
  • Julia Roberts rejected the offer to work for Shakespeare In Love, which then went on to Hollywood diva Gwyneth Paltrow
  • Julia lies down on her back so that her makeup artist can work on her to give her the feel of a ‘relaxed look’ when she is on the sets and in front of the camera
  • Emma Roberts is Julia’s niece
  • Julia Roberts had to learn how to write and use her left hand for the movie Erin Brockovich, since the real Erin was a leftie by nature.

If you know more fun facts about the talented and gorgeous Julia Roberts, do write in!

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