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Julia Elizabeth Wells was born on October 1, 1935, in England. Her mother and stepfather, both Vaudeville performers, discovered her freakish but undeniably lovely four-octave singing voice and immediately got her a singing career. She performed in music halls throughout her childhood and teens, and at age 20, she launched her stage career in a ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 27 wins & 24 nominations. See more awards »

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 2010 Despicable Me
Gru's Mom (voice)
 2010 Shrek Forever After
Queen (voice)
 2010/I Tooth Fairy
Lily
 2007 Enchanted
The Narrator (voice)
 2007 Shrek the Third
Queen (voice)
 2004 Great Performances (TV Series)
Cinderella / Herself
 2004 Shrek 2
Queen (voice)
 2003 Eloise at Christmastime (TV Movie)
Nanny
 2003 Eloise at the Plaza (TV Movie)
Nanny
 2002 Paraíso Filmes (TV Series)
Actress on TV
- Brocky IV (2002) ... Actress on TV (uncredited)
 2001 On Golden Pond (TV Movie)
Ethel Thayer
 2000 Relative Values
Felicity Marshwood
 1999 One Special Night (TV Movie)
Catherine
 1995 Victor/Victoria (TV Movie)
Victor / Victoria
 1992 A Fine Romance
Mrs. Pamela Piquet
 1992 Julie (TV Series)
Julie Carlyle-McGuire
- Touch and Go (1992) ... Julie Carlyle-McGuire
- Put Up Your Dukes (1992) ... Julie Carlyle-McGuire
- Stop and Smell the Horses (1992) ... Julie Carlyle-McGuire
- Monkey Business (1992) ... Julie Carlyle-McGuire
- The Bed (1992) ... Julie Carlyle-McGuire
 1991 Our Sons (TV Movie)
Audrey Grant
 1982 Trail of the Pink Panther
Charwoman (uncredited)
 1976 The Pink Panther Strikes Again
Ainsley Jarvis (singing voice, uncredited)
 1970 Darling Lili
Lili Smith (Schmidt)
 1959 The Gentle Flame (TV Movie)
Trissa
 1957 Cinderella (TV Movie)
Cinderella
 1956 Ford Star Jubilee (TV Series)
Lise
- High Tor (1956) ... Lise
 1949 The Singing Princess
Princess Zeila (English version, voice)
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Other Works:

(6/20/02) Television special: Hosted the show "Richard Rodgers Centennial Celebration". See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 6 Interviews | 14 Articles | 8 Pictorials | 21 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dame Julie Andrews

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

With 'Star' and 'Darling Lili', it seemed that the big musicals weren't popular any more. I underwent a career dip. You know the Hollywood saying 'You're only as good as your last hit'. Sometimes an enormous hit can carry you along, but not forever. See more »

Trivia:

During the Vietnam War, Julie and her husband, Blake Edwards both became involved with the Committee of Responsibility, which brought severely injured children from the war zone to the US for treatment. Their involvement led them to adopt two Vietnamese abandoned children. See more »

Trademark:

Her 4-octave soprano voice See more »

Nickname:

Jules

Star Sign:

Libra

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