Julie Michaels Biography
|Date of Birth:||1970 , July-20|
|Age:||48 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 feet 5 inch|
|Birth Name||Julie Michaels|
|Birth Place/City||United States of America|
|Profession||Stunt Women, Actress|
|Body Measurements||34-25-34 inches|
|Breast Size||34 inch|
|Waist size||25 inch|
|Hip Size||34 inch|
|Weight in KG||55 kg|
|Special Title||The Miss America Pageant|
|Married to||Peewee Piemonte (m. 1993)|
|Education||University of Washington|
|Awards||Prime-Time Emmy Award|
|Online Presence||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook|
|Movies||The Scorpion King, Titanic, Road House|
|TV Show||Grey's Anatomy, House M.D. , In Justice|
Prime-Time Emmy Award winner Julie Michaels is a stuntwoman and actress who was raised with the motto 'Never think you can't do something because you are a girl'. She is best known for her role on Patrick Swayze's film Road House (1989). Her other movies include Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993), Batman & Robin (1997), The Scorpion King (2002). Moreover, she has also appeared on the Television series like Desperate Housewives (2004), The Big Bang Theory (2011), Grey's Anatomy (2018) and among others.
Early Life And Education Of Julie Michaels
Michaels was born on July 20, 1970, in the Northwest of the United States of America. She belongs to an air force family background.
She attended the University of Washington as an NCAA gymnast. From her childhood age, she was very athletic. She has also studied martial arts under Sensei Benny Urquidez. She then went on to win two titles in the Miss America Pageant before being cast in "Follies on Broadway".
As Michaels was very athletic since her childhood. At the age of 16, she participated on Huskies' NCAA Division-I Gymnastics Team which builds the foundation for stunts.
Julie Michaels' Career
Julie Michael's career started after Joel Silver offered Michaels for a role on Patrick Swayze's film Road House in 1989. She made her second appearance in the movie Point Break in 1991. Her graphic fight scene with Keanu Reeves in the movie inspired the New York Times to dub her "The babe who nuked Keanu". She also killed "Jason" in Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday (1993) and tangled with Dwayne Johnson in The Scorpion King (2002).
In the year 1993, she appeared in two movies which were Witchboard: The Return and Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday along with Steven Culp.
She appeared in many other movies which include Batman & Robin, Titanic, The Scorpion King, and Rush Hour 3 with Tzi Ma.
Michaels has also made her appearance on television series such as The Man Show (1999), Desperate Housewives (2004), The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (2005), In Justice (2006), The Big Bang Theory (2011), Bosch (2016). She played one of Lucy's girl opposite Melanee Murray in the prison cell scene of Day 1: 8:00pm-9: 00 pm. As of 2018, she is engaged in Grey's Anatomy.
Since 1993, Michaels began working as a stunt performer. She has done stunts on various films and television shows. She has also doubled for many actresses, most prominently Pamela Anderson on the TV show V.I.P.
She earned the Prime-Time Emmy Award for Outstanding Stunt Coordination for a Comedy or Variety Show. She was the first women to receive the nomination in the category. She was also the nominee for Screen Actors Guild Award in 2011.
Julie Michaels' Net Worth And Salary
Julie Michaels is in the industry for many years and along with name and fame, she has also accumulated impressive net worth. Though her total income is not revealed as we can assume that it is in millions.
As per the source, an average salary for a Stunt Women in the US is $38595 and it varies depending on the skills and experience.
Here is a list of her popular movies which collected huge money at the box office.
|Year||Movie||Role||Box collection||Cast members|
Rush Hour 3
|French Patron||258 million USD||Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker|
|1997||Titanic||Stunts||$2.187 billion||Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane|
|1993||Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday||Agent Elizabeth Marcus||$15.9 million (US)||John D. LeMay, Erin Gray, Steven Williams|
She has appeared on shows such as Desperate Housewives (2004), In Justice (2006), The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (2005), 24 (2001), The Man Show (1999), She Spies (2002) and many more.
Julie Michaels' Personal Life-Affair And Boyfriend
Regarding her personal life, she is married to Hollywood stuntman Peewee Piemonte since 1993. He is best known for his work on Southland and Jane The Virgin.
The couple first met for the professional purpose in the set of Jason Goes To Hell.
They both used to work together and he used to assist her to do high fall. Besides this, she is not rumored to have other love relationship with any rumored boyfriends.
Concerning Michaels' online presence she is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter where she has thousands of followers.
Julie Michaels' Body Measurements
- Height- The award-winning actress stands at the height of 5 ft 5 inches (1.65m)
- Weight- As of 2018, she weighs 55 kg (121lbs).
- Body measurements- Breats-34 ", Waist-25", Hip-34"
Here is an interview with Julie Michaels,