Julia Roberts – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Nickname Jules
Gender Female
Age 56 years old (in 2023)
Date of Birth October 28, 1967
Real Name Julia Fiona Roberts
Profession Actress
Nationality American
Birthplace Smyrna, Georgia, United States
Religion Hinduism
Zodiac Sign Scorpio

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 34-24-35 inches
Bodytype Slim
Height 5 feet 7 inches (1.72 m)
Weight 57 kg (126 lbs)
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Hobbies Knitting, Yoga, Reading

Julia Roberts is an American producer and actress. As a child, she desired to be a veterinarian. In her school band, she played the clarinet. She attended Georgia State University but did not graduate. She completed from Smyrna’s Campbell High School. Roberts later moved to New York City to pursue a career in acting.


In 1990, Julia Roberts turned into a Hollywood rising star after performing in the romantic comedy Pretty Woman, This series earned grossed $464 million worldwide. She is one of the most successful actresses regarding box office receipts for her performance in movies that collectively garnered box office receipts of more than US$2.8 billion.

Her most popular and successful movies include Ocean’s Eleven (2001), Ocean’s Twelve (2004), Charlie Wilson’s War (2007), Valentine’s Day (2010), Eat Pray Love (2010), and Money Monster (2016), and Wonder (2017). In 2014, she performed in the HBO television film series The Normal Heart, which nominated Julia for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress.

In the 1990s Julia joined the cast for the series Pretty Woman for US$300,000. She earned a handsome amount of $25 million for her role in Mona Lisa Smile in 2003.

She received nominations for eight awards and out of them, won three Golden Globe Awards. Julia Roberts acting in films grants her nominations for four Academy Awards. In 2000, she earned the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the lead role of Erin Brockovich. She is best recognized as the world’s most beautiful woman a record 5 times.

She acted in the Amazon psychological thriller television series Homecoming. This marks Julia Fiona for her first major role in a television series. In 2014, in a short film for Conservation International, Roberts became the voice of Mother Nature.

Check out exclusive ➡facts about Julia Roberts.


Julia Roberts Education

School: Campbell High School [1]
Fitzhugh Lee Elementary School, Griffin Middle School

College: Georgia State University

Julia Roberts Career

Profession: Actress

Known For: Famous for starring in Pretty Woman movie


Film Debut: Mystic Pizza (1988)

Movie poster

Net Worth: $140 Million

Family & Relatives

Father: Walter Grady Roberts

Julia’s father

Her mother was a Catholic, but her father practised the Baptist religion. [2]

Mother: Betty Lou Bredemus

Julia Roberts with her mother

Brother: Eric Roberts

Julia’s brother

Sister: Lisa Roberts Gillan

Julia Roberts with her sister

Nancy Motes

Julia’s sister

Marital Status: Married

Husband: Daniel Moder (m. 2002)

Julia Roberts with her husband

No. of Children: 3

Son: Henry Daniel Moder
Phinnaeus Moder

Julia Roberts with her family

Daughter: Hazel Moder [3]

Julia’s daughter

Past Relationships:

Lyle Lovett (m. 1993–1995)

Julia Roberts with her ex-husband

She has received a record-breaking five times from People magazine’s list of the most beautiful women in the world. [4]

Hollywood actor Julia Roberts, who has received an Oscar Award, recently embraced Hinduism. She reinforced her religious commitment and made it clear that her choice was not only a religious ploy. [5]

The well-known actress Julia Roberts left her Georgia birthplace as a kid to pursue an acting career in New York City. [6]

Julia Roberts was initially a candidate to play Viola de Lesseps in the 1998 film “Shakespeare in Love” before Gwyneth Paltrow was cast in the part. [7]

Facts You Never Knew About Julia Roberts

  • Julia Fiona Roberts has utilized her financial resources and time for charities including UNICEF as well as to other charitable organizations.
  • Julia Fiona father was a Baptist, and her mother a Roman Catholic. She was brought up
  • When Julia Fiona was 10 years old, her own father died of cancer.
  • Julia Fiona signed a contract with the Click Modeling Agency and enrolled in acting classes.
  • In 1988, Julia Fiona Robert made her first appearance in the film Satisfaction, alongside Liam Neeson and Justine Bateman
  • In 199, Julia Fiona Roberts became popular among worldwide audiences when she featured in the Cinderella–Pygmalionesque story, Pretty Woman along with Richard Gere.
  • In 2006, Julia lends her voice for her roles in the animated films The Ant Bully and Charlotte’s Web.
  • On 19 April, 2006, Julia Fiona Roberts made her Broadway debut as Nan in a revival of Richard Greenberg’s 1997 play Three Days of Rain alongside Bradley Cooper and Paul Rudd.
  • Julia Fiona Roberts runs the production company Red Om Films with her sister, Lisa Roberts Gillan, and Marisa Yeres Gill.

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Who is Julia Roberts?

Julia Roberts is an American actress, born on 28 October, 1967 in Smyrna, Georgia, United States.

How old is Julia Roberts?

Julia Roberts is 56 years old as of November 2023.

How tall is Julia Roberts?

Julia Roberts is 5 feet 7 inches (1.72 m).