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Julia Fiona Roberts never dreamed she would become the most popular actress in America. She was born in Smyrna, Georgia, to Betty Lou (Bredemus) and Walter Grady Roberts, one-time actors and playwrights, and is of English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, German, and Swedish descent. As a child, due to her love of animals, Julia originally wanted to be a ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 58 wins & 96 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Pretty Woman
Pretty Woman Vivian Ward
(1990)
Erin Brockovich
Erin Brockovich Erin Brockovich
(2000)
August: Osage County
August: Osage County Barbara Weston
(2013)
My Best Friend's Wedding
My Best Friend's Wedding Julianne Potter
(1997)

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 2018 Ben is Back (filming)
Holly Burns
 2018 Homecoming (TV Series) (pre-production)
Heidi
- Episode #1.1 (2018) ... Heidi
 2017/I Wonder
Isabel
 2017 Smurfs: The Lost Village
SmurfWillow (voice)
 2016 Money Monster
Patty Fenn
 2016/I Mother's Day
Miranda Collins
 2015 Secret in Their Eyes
Jessica Cobb
 2014 Nature Is Speaking (TV Series short)
Mother Nature
- Mother Nature (2014) ... Mother Nature (English version, voice)
 2014 The Normal Heart (TV Movie)
Dr. Emma Brookner
 2013 August: Osage County
Barbara Weston
 2012/I Mirror Mirror
The Queen
 2011 Larry Crowne
Mercedes Tainot
 2011 Love, Wedding, Marriage
Ava's Therapist (voice)
 2010 Eat Pray Love
Liz Gilbert
 2010/I Valentine's Day
Captain Kate Hazeltine
 2009 Duplicity
Claire Stenwick
 2007 Charlie Wilson's War
Joanne Herring
 2006 Charlotte's Web
Charlotte the Spider (voice)
 2006 The Ant Bully
Hova (voice)
 2004 Ocean's Twelve
Tess Ocean
 2004/I Closer
Anna
 2003 Mona Lisa Smile
Katherine Ann Watson
 2003 Freedom: A History of Us (TV Series documentary)
Virginia Eyewitness / Appleton's Journal
- What Is Freedom? (2003) ... Virginia Eyewitness
- Yearning to Breathe Free (2003) ... Appleton's Journal
 2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
Patricia Watson
 2002 Full Frontal
Francesca / Catherine
 2002 Grand Champion
Jolene
 2001 Ocean's Eleven
Tess Ocean
 2001 America's Sweethearts
Kathleen "Kiki" Harrison
 2001 The Mexican
Samantha Barzel
 2000 Erin Brockovich
Erin Brockovich
 1999 Runaway Bride
Maggie Carpenter
 1999 Notting Hill
Anna Scott
 1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
Katrina Ludlow
- Empire (1999) ... Katrina Ludlow
 1998 Stepmom
Isabel Kelly
 1998 Murphy Brown (TV Series)
Julia Roberts
- Never Can Say Goodbye: Part 2 (1998) ... Julia Roberts
- Never Can Say Goodbye: Part 1 (1998) ... Julia Roberts
 1997 Conspiracy Theory
Alice Sutton
 1997 My Best Friend's Wedding
Julianne Potter
 1996 Michael Collins
Kitty Kiernan
 1996 Mary Reilly
Mary Reilly
 1996 Friends (TV Series)
Susie Moss
- The One After the Superbowl: Part 2 (1996) ... Susie Moss
 1995 Something to Talk About
Grace King Bichon
 1994 Ready to Wear
Anne Eisenhower
 1994 I Love Trouble
Sabrina Peterson
 1993 The Pelican Brief
Darby Shaw
 1992 The Player
Julia Roberts
 1991 Hook
Tinkerbell
 1991 Dying Young
Hilary O'Neil
 1991 Sleeping with the Enemy
Laura Burney
 1990 Flatliners
Dr. Rachel Mannus
 1990 Pretty Woman
Vivian Ward
 1989 Steel Magnolias
Shelby Eatenton Latcherie
 1989 Blood Red
Maria Collogero
 1988 Mystic Pizza
Daisy
 1988 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Polly Wheeler
- Mirror Image (1988) ... Polly Wheeler
 1988 Baja Oklahoma (TV Movie)
Candy Hutchins
 1988 Satisfaction
Daryle
 1987 Firehouse
Babs (uncredited)
 1987 Crime Story (TV Series)
Tracy
- The Survivor (1987) ... Tracy
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Other Works:

one of several celebrities who read the poetry of Pablo Neruda on the soundtrack for Il Postino (1994). See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 28 Interviews | 62 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 125 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

You can be true to the character all you want, but you've go to go home with yourself. See more »

Trivia:

She has worked with 4 directors who have won a Best Director Oscar: Steven Spielberg, Woody Allen, Steven Soderbergh, and Mike Nichols. See more »

Trademark:

Gentle Voice See more »

Nickname:

Jules

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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