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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 48 wins & 67 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2006 The Ant Bully
Hova (voice)
 2004/I Closer
Anna
 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
 1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
Katrina Ludlow
- Empire (1999) ... Katrina Ludlow
 1996 Friends (TV Series)
Susie Moss
- The One After the Superbowl: Part 2 (1996) ... Susie Moss
 1992 The Player
Julia Roberts
 1991 Hook
Tinkerbell
 1988 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Polly Wheeler
- Mirror Image (1988) ... Polly Wheeler
 1988 Baja Oklahoma (TV Movie)
Candy Hutchins
 1987 Firehouse
Babs (uncredited)
 1987 Crime Story (TV Series)
Tracy
- The Survivor (1987) ... Tracy
Show Show Producer (7 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
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Show Show Self (137 credits)
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Other Works:

Member, Board of Directors, The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, a beneficiary of the Newman's Own Food Company. See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 28 Interviews | 55 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 122 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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[on working with Meryl Streep] I've never seen anyone work harder than she does. She doesn't just snap her fingers and be a genius. To work with Meryl Streep is a dream come come true for anyone. To know her is an honor. She is such a beautiful person and it was intimidating, certainly to be in these scenes with her. Choking her, and things like that, were not how I pictured it going in my mind ... See more »

Trivia:

A 9000 year old female skeleton excavated in Bulgaria in November 2004, was called by the archaeologists "Julia Roberts" because of the perfect teeth it had. They said that woman would have had a perfect smile - just like the actress. See more »

Trademark:

Her bright smile

Nickname:

Jules

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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