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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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Known For

Pretty Woman Vivian Ward
(1990)
Erin Brockovich Erin Brockovich
(2000)
Closer Anna
(2004)
My Best Friend's Wedding Julianne Potter
(1997)

Filmography

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 2022 Ticket to Paradise
Georgia Cotton
 2022 Gaslit (TV Mini Series)
Martha Mitchell
- Final Days (2022) ... Martha Mitchell
- Year of the Rat (2022) ... Martha Mitchell
- Tuffy (2022) ... Martha Mitchell
- Honeymoon (2022) ... Martha Mitchell
- Malum in se (2022) ... Martha Mitchell
 2021 Happy Diamonds (Short)
Dancing Woman
 2020 Fast Times at Ridgemont High Table Read (Video)
Stacy Hamilton
 2018 Let's Dance (Short)
Woman on Train (segment "The Commuter")
 2018 Homecoming (TV Series)
Heidi Bergman
- Stop (2018) ... Heidi Bergman
- Work (2018) ... Heidi Bergman
- Protocol (2018) ... Heidi Bergman
- Test (2018) ... Heidi Bergman
- Toys (2018) ... Heidi Bergman
 2018 Ben Is Back
Holly Burns
 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 (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
 2008 Fireflies in the Garden
Lisa Taylor
 2007 Charlie Wilson's War
Joanne Herring
 2006 Charlotte's Web
Charlotte the Spider (voice)
 2006 The Ant Bully
Hova (voice)
 2005 Dave Matthews Band: Dreamgirl (Music Video short)
Dreamgirl (uncredited)
 2004 Ocean's Twelve
Tess Ocean
 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
 2003 Mona Lisa Smile
Katherine Ann Watson
 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
Kiki Harrison
 2001 The Mexican
Samantha Barzel
 2000 Erin Brockovich
Erin Brockovich
 1999 Runaway Bride
Maggie Carpenter
 1999 Law & Order (TV Series)
Katrina Ludlow
- Empire (1999) ... Katrina Ludlow
 1999 Notting Hill
Anna Scott
 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
 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
Sara / Laura
 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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Personal Details

Other Works:

"The Nanny Diaries" by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus (voiceover). See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Print Biographies | 28 Interviews | 67 Articles | 21 Pictorials | 158 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)

Spouse:

Daniel Moder  (3 children) | See more »

Children:

Finn Moder | See more »

Parents:

Betty Lou Roberts (Bredemus) | Walter Grady Roberts

Relatives:

Eric Roberts (sibling) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on the essence hr job] I get dressed up like a doll, a nice man puts lipstick on my lips and I say words - it's deeply satisfying. See more »

Trivia:

Her great-grandmother Elin (Eleanor) was Swedish, born 1884 in Värmland, Sweden. She died in Minneapolis 1960, seven years before Julia was born. See more »

Trademark:

Her bright smile See more »

Nickname:

Jules

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