Julia Roberts Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 01 Sep, 2017
Facts of Julia Roberts
Date of Birth: 1967 , October-28
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Julia Fiona Roberts
Birth Name Julia Roberts
Nick Name Julia
Father Walter Grady Roberts
Mother Betty Lou Bredemus
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Smyrna, Georgia
Religion Hinduism
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $140 million
Eye Color Light-Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Weight in KG 57 kg (126 pounds)
Famous for Actress, producer
Married Yes
Married to Daniel Moder (m. 2002), Lyle Lovett (m. 1993–1995)
Children 3
Divorce Yes
Movies Money Monster
Siblings Eric Roberts, Lisa Roberts Gillan, Nancy Motes
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Julia Fiona Roberts is an accomplished actress and producer known for her best role in the romantic comedy Pretty Woman as well as a string of other successful movies. She is one of the highest paid actresses in the Hollywood. 

Julia Roberts rose to fame after her hit comedy Pretty Woman and has become the household name for her several appearances as of now. She is a beauty of mixed ethnicity which includes German, Irish, Welsh, Scottish, Swedish and German and her nationality is American.

Early Life

Julia Roberts was born on the 28th of October, 1967 in Smyrna, Georgia. Her parents are Betty Lou Bredemus and Walter Grady Roberts. She has an elder brother named Eric Roberts and a sister named Lisa who are actors too.

Julia Roberts was enrolled in the Smyrna’s Campbell High School for her primary education and attended the Georgia State University for her further education. She got into modeling and studied acting classes, thus leaving her education at the University.


Julia Roberts started off her career from the film Satisfaction and started off her awesome career in the field of films. She rose to fame particularly after her role in the romantic comedy Pretty Woman on 1990. She acted in the hit film Erin Brockovich in the year 2000 and her role in this film has been her most liked and awarded role to date.

She has also appeared in a huge number of films like Sleeping With the enemy, My Best Friend’s Wedding, Charlie Wilson’s War, Valentine’s Day and much more which have collectively earned 2.7 billion dollars. Julia Roberts has been named by the People Magazine of the 50 Most Beautiful People in the World eleven times.

Personal Life

Julia Roberts has had a pretty open personal life. She has had relationships with Liam Neeson, Dylan McDermott, James Foley, Matthew Perry, Daniel Day-Lewis, Ethan Hawke as well as Pat Manocchia and Benjamin Bratt in the past. She has also been rumored to have dated Billy Idol and Dodi Fayed and Richard Gere. She got engaged to Kiefer Sutherland from 1990 to 1991.

Julia Roberts was married to Lyle Lovett from 1993 to 1995. She is currently married to Daniel Moder. They met on the sets of The Mexican and wed on the 4th of July, 2002. They have children Hazel Patricia, Phinnaeus Moder, and Henry Daniel Moder together.

Net Worth and Achievements

Julia Roberts has accumulated the net worth of a whopping $140 million over the course of her career as an actress and producer. She is one of the highest paid actresses of all time.

Julia Roberts has won the Best Actress Academy Award for her role in Erin Brockovich as well as the British Academy Film Awards for the same. She won the same award for the Critics’ Choice Movie Awards. She has won a total of three Golden Globes and four Blockbuster Entertainment Awards as well.

Julia is listed in the Forbes' top 10 highest paid actress