Julie Michaels Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Nov, 2018
Facts of Julie Michaels
Date of Birth: 1970 , July-20
Age: 48 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Julie Michaels
Birth Name Julie Michaels
Nick Name Julie
Nationality American
Birth Place/City United States of America
Ethnicity White
Profession Stunt Women, Actress
Net Worth N/A
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 Yes
Married to Peewee Piemonte (m. 1993)
Children None
Divorce Not yet
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
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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 1991Her 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. 

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She appeared in many other movies which include Batman & Robin, TitanicThe 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.   



My husband holding me to keep me from shaking after winning an Action Icon Award!

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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,