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About Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts (born October 28, 1967 at Atlanta, Georgia) is a popular Hollywood film actress.

Personal Biography

Parents

Betty is her mother. In October 09, Betty recovereed after undergoing emergency angioplasty following a heart attack the previous month. In January 2010, she said she is planning to shift her mother Betty from Georgia to California, so that she can be close to her.

Marriage

Julia married Lyle Lovett in 1993 but they parted their ways in 1995. She later married Daniel Moder (Danny Moder) in 2002.

Relationship with Kiefer Sutherland

Julia's engagement with actor Kiefer Sutherland is called off. For more information about their relationship, read Julia Roberts & Kiefer Sutherland.

Kids

On November 28, 2004, Roberts and cameraman hubby Daniel Moder became parents of fraternal twins, daughter Hazel Patricia and son Phinnaeus "Finn" Walter. She retreated from Hollywood life after giving birth to twins and has spent most of her time at home with her Moder. It appeared that Roberts little daughter has psychic powers, for the tot rightly predicted that her baby brother was going to be born prematurely and even guessed the birth day. In August 08, it is reported that Julia is trying hard to expand her brood with Moder. Their third child, son Henry Daniel Moder, was born on June 18, 2007, in Los Angeles.

Reports say, the birth of twins helped heal a long running family feud with her actor brother Eric.

Roberts says she is comfortable in her latest role as a busy mother and housewife.

Opinions

According to Roberts, the key to beauty and staying beautiful is always to be looking at someone who loves you.

Eating habits

Julia loves to eat peanut butter sandwich.

Other Personal Information


Professional Biography

As an actress

In 1999, Julia showed her hariy armpits while waving to the crowd at the premiere of Notting Hill.

Theater stint

In March 09, Julia said she will be contemplating London theatre stint as soon as her kids grow up to move abroad.

Appearance in Pretty Women

Julia said she is too old to act in a Pretty Women sequel and that she has no plans of returning to the streets of Los Angeles. She reiterated the sae saying she doesnt think she would look good as an old hooker.

Appearance in Duplicity

Saying her movie Duplicity's London premiere is intimidating, Julia said Red carpet is terrifying. Her Peanut-butter sandwiches left her with bad breath making it difficult to shoot love scenes with co-star Clive Owen in the movie. She got into trouble while filming a lovemaking scene annoying the director as she just couldnt stop laughing.

Appearance in Eat, Pray, Love

Julia struggled with her skimpy bikini during filming at Bali in order to avoid a disastrous wardrobe malfunction.

As a model

In February 2010, she was named the brand ambassador of cosmetic giant Lancome. Earlier, she earned a cool 12.5 million pounds after she became the latest face of cosmetics major Lancome.

Movies / Filmography

  • Firehouse (1987), as Babs
  • Blood Red (1987), as Maria Collogero
  • Miami Vice (1987), as Polly Wheeler
  • Mystic Pizza (1988), as Daisy Arujo
  • Baja Oklahoma (1988), as Candy Hutchins
  • Satisfaction (1988), as Daryle
  • Steel Magnolias (1989), as Shelby Eatenton Latcherie
  • Flatliners (1990), as Rachel Mannus
  • Pretty Women (1990) as Vivian Ward, a hooker with a heart of gold
  • Hook (1991), as Tinkerbell
  • Dying Young (1991), as Hilary O'Neil
  • Sleeping with the Enemy (1991), as Sara Waters/Laura Burney
  • The Player (1992), Cameo role
  • The Pelican Brief (1993), as Darby Shaw
  • Prêt-à-Porter (1994), as Anne Eisenhower
  • I Love Trouble (1994), as Sabrina Peterson
  • Something to Talk About (1995), as Grace King Bichon
  • Everyone Says I Love You (1996), as Von Sidell
  • Michael Collins (1996), as Kitty Kiernan
  • Mary Reilly (1996), as Mary Reilly
  • Conspiracy Theory (1997), as Alice Sutton
  • My Best Friend's Wedding (1997), as Julianne Potter
  • Stepmom (1998), as Isabel Kelly
  • Runaway Bride (1999), as Maggie Carpenter
  • Notting Hill (1999), as Anna Scott
  • Erin Brockovich (2000), as Erin Brockovich
  • Ocean's Eleven (2001), as Tess Ocean
  • America's Sweethearts (2001), as Kathleen "Kiki" Harrison
  • The Mexican (2001), as Samantha Barzel
  • Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), as Patricia Watson
  • Grand Champion (2002), as Jolene
  • Full Frontal (2002), as Catherine/Francesca
  • Mona Lisa Smile (2003), as Katherine Ann Watson
  • Ocean's Twelve (2004), as Tess Ocean
  • Closer (2004), as Anna Cameron
  • Charlotte's Web (2006), as Charlotte the Spider (voice)
  • The Ant Bully (2006), as Hova (voice)
  • Charlie Wilson's War (2007), as Joanne Herring
  • Fireflies in the Garden (2008), as Lisa Waechter
  • Duplicity (2009), as Claire Stenwick, a former CIA agent
  • Valentine's Day (Scheduled for release on Valentine's Day 2010)
  • Eat, Pray, Love
  • Larry Crowne, Roberts and Tom Hanks reunites

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Julia Roberts news

In June 09, she kept her speech curse-free as she returned to Lincoln Center at benefit for Paul Newman camps. The David Letterman June 9 Late Show has grilled Letterman after Roberts went on questioning about his March 19 secret marriage to Regina Lasko.

Other news

Julia Roberts in News

"HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)" 2-Disc Set Arrives in Stores Today
"HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)," Atlantic Records' official companion to the acclaimed new musical by Tony, GRAMMY® and Emmy Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda, arrives in stores as a 2-disc set having already made an extraordinary chart debut weeks before its physical release

"HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)" Makes Historic CHART Debut on Billboard 200
"2015's best rap album isn't by Drake, Kendrick Lamar or Dr. Dre -- it's the cast recording of Hamilton, a vital companion to the most creative, most talked-about musical to hit Broadway this millennium..." [5 out 5 star review]- Billboard "The closest thing to it in popular rap in recent memory would be Kendrick Lamar's Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City

Atlantic Records Is Proud to Present "HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)"
Atlantic Records has announced the release of "HAMILTON (ORIGINAL BROADWAY CAST RECORDING)," the official companion to the acclaimed new musical by Tony, GRAMMY® and Emmy Award-winner Lin-Manuel Miranda. The eagerly awaited album is available at digital retailers nationwide today, via http://smarturl.it/HamiltonMusic & streaming via http://smarturl.it/HamiltonStream

LANCOME and DELSEY Renew Partnership
DELSEY, www.delsey.com, the iconic French luggage brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, is partnering with Lancôme, the luxury beauty brand that is part of the L'Oreal group, for the second year in a row

Cheapflights.ca Celebrates the Year of the Goat
What do Julia Roberts, Barbara Walters, Thomas Edison, Mick Jagger, Robert De Niro, Muhammad Ali and Pierre Trudeau have in common? Besides success and fame, they were all born in a Year of the Goat (or Sheep) under the Chinese lunar calendar

DELSEY Flirts With Favorite Movie Celebrities at the American Cinematheque Awards
DELSEY, www.delsey.com the iconic French luggage brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, got a little love from Hollywood's finest at the American Cinematheque Awards this week. DELSEY CHATELET, the newest romantic collection, was featured as the American Cinematheque Awards Celebrity Gift Bag.

POPSUGAR Announces 8th Annual POPSUGAR 100 Winners -- The Most Popular Celebrities of 2014
POPSUGAR, the leading online destination for the latest pop culture, entertainment and lifestyle content, today released the eighth annual POPSUGAR 100 winners -- the top 100 most popular celebrities and influencers of the year.

LANCOME Selects DELSEY
DELSEY, www.delsey.com, the iconic French luggage brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, is partnering with Lancôme, the luxury beauty brand that is part of the L'Oreal group. Their complimentary points-based loyalty program -- Lancôme Elite Rewards -- allows members to earn points every time they shop, connect and share, both in stores and online

The Oscars Place Brands on Center Stage
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - March 06, 2014) - The Oscars 2014 was memorable given that it clocked 43.7 million viewers, according to ratings from The Nielsen Company. That means that the Ellen DeGeneres-hosted show had the biggest audience of any Academy Awards since the year 2000. Only, the NFL playoff games have been known to attract such a large number of viewers in a single day

unite4:good and Variety Announce "unite4:humanity"Award Recipients
unite4:good (www.unite4good.org), the global movement for humanity, announces Alicia Keys as the Music Visionary Award recipient, Julia Louis-Dreyfus as the Creative Commitment in Television Award recipient and Selena Gomez as the recipient of the Young Humanitarian Award at the first ever unite4:humanity event in association with Variety (www.variety.com)

The 3rd Annual Napa Valley Film Festival Announces Award Winners
Co-Founders and Directors Brenda and Marc Lhormer are proud to announce the completion of the third annual Napa Valley Film Festival (NVFF) which culminated on Sunday, November 17th at the Uptown Theatre in Napa with an energetic Awards Ceremony & Wrap Party. NVFF spanned a full week this year throughout the Napa Valley's picturesque towns of Napa, Yountville, Calistoga and St. Helena

Universal Music Enterprises Presents Elvis Costello's Music 'In Motion Pictures'
The sacred tie between the Hollywood silver screen and music is a union that has been around since silent shorts of the early 1900s. Some of these unions were the obvious choices and others were unlikely pairings. For the most part, Elvis Costello falls into the latter. And while the relationship has always been a very fragile one, it is those moments that proved to be the most magical.

Social TV Summit Keynote Speaker Greg Yaitanes to Be Interviewed by Vanity Fair's Krista Smith at the Live-Streamed, Exclusive Event
On Wednesday, July 18th, 2012, at Bel-Air Country Club in Los Angeles, Krista Smith, West Coast Editor of Vanity Fair, will interview keynote speaker Greg Yaitanes, EMMY-award winning director, producer and early investor at the sold out Social TV Summit LA. The prestigious, executive-only conference will be live-streamed to thousands on the official Social TV Summit website (www.socialtvsummit

CommerceTel Powers Innovative Movie Promotion for Relativity Media's Family Comedy Mirror Mirror at Claire's Stores Nationwide
CommerceTel Corporation (OTCBB: MFON), an award-winning provider of proprietary mobile marketing technologies and solutions, announced today that Relativity Media has selected CommerceTel's patented mobile marketing technology to power an innovative mobile marketing campaign, at specialty retailer Claire's® Stores, for its upcoming motion picture event for the whole family, Mirror Mirror

Kristen Stewart named highest paid actress in Hollywood
Kristen Stewart has topped Forbes list of highest paid actresses, with her 34.5 million dollars haul from May 2011 to May 2012.

John Travolta steps out in public amidst sexual assault claims
John Travolta put up a brave face, as he stepped out in public, at an award ceremony in Los Angeles, following scandalous claims about his private life.

Julia Roberts still gets nervous on sets
Despite having a career that has spanned for almost 24 years now, Julia Roberts reportedly still gets nervous on a film set, according to actress's 'Mirror Mirror' co-star Lily Collins.

'Snow White' tops weekend box office with $56.3 m in revenue
'Snow White and the Huntsman' led the US and Canadian box office over the weekend, taking in 56.3 million dollars in sales and in the process dethroned 'Men in Black 3' from the top spot.

Motherhood is splendid, says Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai, who has been heavily criticised for not losing her baby weight in stellar time, Bachchan is not letting cruel weight jibes spoil her baby bliss.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan dazzles at Cannes after critics slam baby weight
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan lived up to her title of 'the world's most beautiful woman' at the AmfAR Cinema Against Aids gala in Cannes on Thursday night, just a week after critics slammed her for not losing her baby weight fast enough.

Beyonce to receive journalism award
Beyonce Knowles is being rewarded for her article 'Eat, Play, Love,' which appeared in Essence magazine, by the New York Association of Black Journalists on May 15.

George Clooney, Julia Roberts sue electronic companies over image use
George Clooney and Julia Roberts are joining forces to take legal action against the owners of two electronic companies, who are accused of using both the superstars names and likeness to promote their products.

Beyonce named 'most beautiful woman in the world'
People magazine on Wednesday named Beyonce the most beautiful female form on the entire planet out of 3 billion women in the world.

Onset prank for Julia Roberts became 'Pretty woman' iconic scene
A scene in 'Pretty woman' featuring Julia Roberts' character reacting with shock when Richard Gere closes a jewellery box on her hand is much loved by fans of the 1990 romantic comedy.

Julia Roberts offers to babysit for Brangelina
Julia Roberts has offered to babysit for newly engaged couple Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie as a wedding present.

It was so hard being nasty to Lily Collins, says Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts has confessed that it was difficult to act nasty opposite her young co-star Lily Collins, in the movie 'Mirror Mirror'.

'The Hunger Games' bags $61.1m with 2nd consecutive win at US box office
'The Hunger Games' has maintained its top position at the US weekend box office for the second week in a row with a revenue of 61.1 million dollars.

Julia Roberts doesn't want kids to see her evil turn in new flick
Julia Roberts does not want her children to watch the movie 'Mirror Mirror' in which she plays the Evil Queen Clementianna.

Modern fame is mean, says Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts is grateful that she got into the spotlight in the 1980's as she thinks that modern fame is "a culture of meanness".

Julia Roberts enjoys scaring her kids
Julia Roberts has admitted that she loves to scare her children but has had to "tone it down" as she liked it a bit too much.

Obama fundraises with A-listers Cher, Julia Roberts
President Obama had a star-studded fundraiser evening in Los Angeles on Wednesday, which included singer Cher, actresses Ellen DeGeneres and Julia Roberts, and 'Glee' stars Jane Lynch and Darrin Criss, among others.

Ultimo bra tycoon Michelle Mone in 'amicable' split with hubby
Michelle Mone and her husband are to separate, a statement released through a law firm has confirmed.

Johnny Depp tops fans' dream Xmas dinner guest list
Johnny Depp has been named the dream Christmas dinner guest by more than 1,000 movie fans in a new poll.

Julia Roberts vows to beat up Adele's future beau if he ill-treats her
Julia Roberts has become such a big fan of Adele after listening to her '21' album that she has issued a warning to the singer's future boyfriends to never hurt her.

Julia has become huge fan of Adele
Julia Roberts is completely smitten by 23-year-old Adele and is a huge fan of her intriguing music.

Julia Roberts to beat up Adele's future beau if he ill-treats her!
Julia Roberts has warned Adele's next boyfriend to better treat her right or he will have to face dire consequences.

Top 10 movie prostitutes revealed!
Jodie Foster has topped the list of movie prostitutes compiled by an Australian Newspaper.

Harry Potter at top for 'People's Choice' nominations
With more than nine nominations, 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2', is leading for the 'People's Choice Awards 2012'.

Julia Roberts 'felt bizarre playing Ryan Reynold's mum in new flick'
Julia Roberts has revealed that she felt "bizarre" playing mother to Ryan Reynold, who is only nine years her junior in real life, in their upcoming movie 'Fireflies in the Garden'.

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Welcoming Gaga's interest in Hinduism, Hindus ask her to visit Hindu temple while in India
Welcoming international pop icon Lady Gaga's reported interest in Hinduism and reincarnation, Hindus have asked her to visit a Hindu temple and explore Hinduism firsthand during her current India trip.aga (Born This Way), 25, has been quoted as saying: "I actually find that a lot of my philosophies about art are mirrored in the Hindu religion...I love reading Osho (Indian mystic)..

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