Julia Roberts Birthday (October 28th)

Julia Roberts Birthday (October 28th)

Julia Fiona Roberts an Academy Award- winning American movie actress and also previous fashion model was born on 28th October, 1967 in Smyrna, Georgia. During early 1990s, Julia Roberts shot to celebrity after starring in romantic farce Pretty Woman contrary to Richard Gere. And Julia Roberts achieved the Best Actress Academy Award in 2001 for her significantly commended turn as little character in the Erin Brockovich and selected to Oscar selections as the Best Supporting Actress for Steel Magnolias (1989) and Best Actress for Pretty Woman (1990). And Julia Roberts movies, which include Mystic Pizza, Ocean's Eleven, Notting Hill, My Best Friend's Wedding, Runaway Bride, and The Pelican Brief.

Biography of Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts Early life

Julia Roberts’s father, Walter Grady Roberts, was a writer of Welsh, Irish and Scottish and actor. Her mother, Betty Lou Bredemus, was an actress and church secretary. At the age of four, Julia Roberts parents divorced. After some time her mother again married and Julia Roberts father expired because of Cancer.

Firstly Julia Roberts completed her graduation from Smyrna's Campbell High School and then attended Georgia State University. Julia Roberts moved to New York to link with her sister and followed a vocation in acting. At where, Julia Roberts signed with Click modeling organization and joined acting classes.

Julia Roberts Career Graph

Julia Roberts produced her movie debut playing the supporting role opposed her brother, Eric, in the Blood Red, which, even though completed in the year of 1986. It was not unconfined until 1989. Once Julia Roberts emerged on Sesame Street contrary the character Elmo, signifying her aptitude to modify emotions.

First Julia Roberts caught the concentration of the moviegoers with her presentation in independent movie Mystic Pizza in the year of 1998. And the next year Julia Roberts was attributed in the Steel Magnolias as young bride clashing diabetes and getting her earliest Oscar nomination (as the Best Supporting Actress) for her presentation. Julia Roberts shot to global fame when Julia co-starred with the Richard Gere in Cinderella story Pretty Woman in 1990.

Julia Roberts played the role of Tinker ball in Steven Spielberg’s Hook in the year of 1991. In the year of 2001, Julia Roberts succeeded critical commendation and lastly got the Best Actress Oscar for her representation of Erin Brockovich. Afterward, Julia Roberts would collaborate with the Erin Brockovich executive Steven Soderbergh for three extra movies: Ocean's Twelve, Full Frontal, and Ocean's Eleven.

Recently Julia Roberts liked her Broadway debut as Nan in "Three Days of Rain" contrary to television star, Paul Rudd, and Bradley Cooper, at Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. Three Days of Rain obtained two Tony Award nominations in the stage devise classes. Julia Roberts did, but, obtain the Broadway.com viewers award for her presentation.

In January, 2006, Julia Roberts movies have grossed about 2.09 billion dollars at American Box Office creating her the leading female film star in records.

Julia Roberts Private Life

Julia Roberts was engaged with artist Kiefer Sutherland. But their relationship finished before the marriage. Julia Roberts also dated with Friends star Matthew Perry and artist Daniel Day-Lewis. And for a short time, Julia Roberts lived with an artist Liam Neeson, and also Julia Roberts dated with Benjamin Bratt from 1998 to 2001.

On the place of her film The Mexican, Julia Roberts met her spouse, cameraman Daniel Moder. And Daniel was already wedded with Vera Steimberg Moder, but they separated. And after it, Julia Roberts and Daniel were wedded on 4th July, 2002, at her farm in Taos, New Mexico. They have two kids: a son Phinnaeus Walter and a daughter Hazel Patricia.

Julia Roberts is allegedly an admirer of long-running soap opera Days of our Lives. Julia Roberts has a making company named Red Om Films. Julia Roberts has provided of her resources and time to UNICEF and other bountiful organizations. In July 2006, the Earth Biofuels declared that Julia became a representative for a company and also will lead the corporation’s recently produced Advisory Board endorsing the exploit of renewable fuels for instance ethanol and biodiesel.

Julia Roberts has been named in People magazines "50 Most Beautiful People in the World" a record-setting about ten times. Julia Roberts maintains a very close companionship with the actress-activist Susan Sarandon.

Filmography of Julia Roberts

Julia Roberts Actress - Filmography

Year Title Role Notes
1987 Firehouse Babs  
1988 Blood Red Maria Collogero  
1988 Mystic Pizza Daisy Arujo
  • Nominated—Independent Spirit Award for Best Lead Female
  • Nominated—Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama
1988 Satisfaction Daryle Also known as Girls of Summer
1989 Steel Magnolias Shelby Eatenton Latcherie
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture
  • Nominated—Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress
1990 Pretty Woman Vivian Ward
  • Blimp Award for Favorite Movie Actress
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
  • Nominated—Academy Award for Best Actress
  • Nominated—BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
1990 Flatliners Rachel Mannus Nominated—Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress
1991 Hook Tinkerbell Nominated—Razzie Award for Worst Supporting Actress
1991 Dying Young Hilary O'Neil
  • Nominated—MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance
  • Nominated—MTV Movie Award for Most Desirable Female
1991 Sleeping with the Enemy Sara Waters/Laura Burney Nominated—Saturn Award for Best Actress
1992 The Player   Cameo
1993 The Pelican Brief Darby Shaw Nominated—MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance
1994 Prêt-à-Porter Anne Eisenhower Also known as Ready to Wear
National Board of Review Award for Best Cast
1994 I Love Trouble Sabrina Peterson  
1995 Something to Talk About Grace King Bichon  
1996 Everyone Says I Love You Von Sidell  
1996 Michael Collins Kitty Kiernan  
1996 Mary Reilly Mary Reilly Nominated—Razzie Award for Worst Actress
1997 Conspiracy Theory Alice Sutton Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress – Suspense
1997 My Best Friend's Wedding Julianne Potter
  • Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress – Comedy
  • Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
  • Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
  • Nominated—MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance
1998 Stepmom Isabel Kelly Nominated—Blimp Award for Favorite Movie Actress
Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress – Drama
1999 Runaway Bride Maggie Carpenter
  • Nominated—Blimp Award for Favorite Movie Actress (also for Notting Hill)
  • Nominated—Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress – Comedy/Romance
  • Nominated—MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance
1999 Notting Hill Anna Scott
  • Nominated—Blimp Award for Favorite Movie Actress (also for Runaway Bride)
  • Nominated—Blimp Award for Favorite Movie Couple (shared with Hugh Grant)
  • Nominated—Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress – Comedy/Romance
  • Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
  • Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
2000 Erin Brockovich Erin Brockovich
  • Academy Award for Best Actress
  • BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role
    Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress
  • Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Actress – Drama
  • Empire Award for Best Actress
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama
  • London Film Critics Circle Film Award for Actress of the Year
    Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress
  • MTV Movie Award for Best Female Performance
  • National Board of Review Award for Best Actress
  • San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Actress
  • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
  • Teen Choice Award for Film – Choice Actress
  • Nominated—Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress
  • Nominated—Las Vegas Film Critics Society Award for Best Actress
  • Nominated—MTV Movie Award for Best Line from a Movie (For "Bite my ass, Krispy Kreme!")
  • Nominated—MTV Movie Award for Most Desirable Female
  • Nominated—Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Actress
  • Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
2001 Ocean's Eleven Tess Ocean Nominated—Phoenix Film Critics Society Award for Best Cast
2001 America's Sweethearts Kathleen "Kiki" Harrison  
2001 The Mexican Samantha Barzel Nominated—Teen Choice Award for Film – Choice Chemistry (Shared with Brad Pitt)
2002 Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Patricia Watson  
2002 Grand Champion Jolene  
2002 Full Frontal Catherine/Francesca  
2003 Mona Lisa Smile Katherine Ann Watson  
2004 Ocean's Twelve Tess Ocean Nominated—Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast
2004 Closer Anna Cameron
  • National Board of Review Award for Best Cast
  • Nominated—Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Cast
2006 Charlotte's Web Charlotte the Spider (voice)  
2006 Beslan: Three Days In September Narrator  
2006 The Ant Bully Hova (voice) Nominated—Blimp Award for Favorite Voice From an Animated Movie
2007 Charlie Wilson's War Joanne Herring Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture
2008 Fireflies in the Garden Lisa Waechter  
2009 Duplicity Claire Stenwick Nominated—Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
2010 Valentine's Day Kate Nominated—People's Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actress
2010 Eat Pray Love Elizabeth Gilbert
2011 Larry Crowne Mercedes Tainot
2012 Mirror, Mirror Queen Clementianna  
2012 August: Osage County Barbara Fordham  
2012 The Normal Heart Emma Brookner  

Television

Year Title Role Notes
1987 Crime Story Tracy Episode "The Survivor" (1.19)
1988 Miami Vice Polly Wheeler Season 4 episode 22: "Mirror Image"
1988 Baja Oklahoma Candy Hutchins TV
1996 Friends Susie Moss Episode "The One After the Superbowl: Part 2" (2.13)
1999 Law & Order Katrina Ludlow Episode "Empire"
Nominated—Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress – Drama Series
2003 Freedom: A History of Us Virginia Eyewitness 2 episodes: "What Is Freedom?" (1.07); "Yearning to Breathe Free" (1.10)
2010 Hope For Haiti Now Herself Telethon for Haiti earthquake relief