Julia Roberts Biography, Divorce, Relationship, Death

Julia Fiona Roberts is an American actress known for her multiple roles in films of different genres. She is known for her pretty smile, gentle voice, and moles.  She never dreamt that she will become a famous Hollywood star. People magazine named her the most beautiful woman in the world. She was the highest-paid actress of the 1990s. Robert’s net worth was estimated at $250 million in 2020.  In 2000, she launched her own production company.

She is the first actress to reach the 20 million dollar mark salary.  Her breakthrough came with the movies Mystic pizza and Steel Magnolias in 1988 and 1989. She appeared in numerous economically successful movies throughout her career. She has received multiple accolades for her versatile acting skills. It includes Academy Awards For Best Leading Actress and Golden Globe Awards. Her Broadway debut was in the play The Three Days of Rain. However, this play didn’t get good reviews.

Birth28 October 1967
Birth NameJulia Fiona Roberts
Nick NameJules
Years Active1987-present
SpousesLyle Lovett,Daniel Moder

Early Life:

Julia Fiona Roberts was born on October 28, 1967, in Smyrna, Georgia to Betty Lou Bredemus and Walter Grady Roberts. She is of English, Scottish, Irish, Welsh, German, and Swedish descent. Her father was a Baptist, and her mother was a Catholic.  She was raised Catholic. Her parents founded The Atlanta Actors and Writers Workshop. They also ran a Children’s acting school. Her parents divorced in 1972. Her father died when she was ten.

Personal Life:

Roberts had affairs with her co-stars Jason Patric, Liam Neeson, Kiefer Sutherland, and Matthew Perry. She was engaged to Sutherland. She married singer Lyle Lovett on 25 June 1993, in Marion, Indiana. The couple divorced in 1995. Roberts met her second husband cameraman Daniel Moder, on the set of her film The Mexican. The couple married on July 4, 2002, in Taos, New Mexico. They had three children.

Julia Roberts is Hindu by religion. Her favorite actress is Ashwariya Ray Bachan. She considers her the most beautiful woman in the world. She has acted as the global ambassador for Lancome since 2009.

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Production Company:

Roberts runs a production company Red Om Films with her sisters. She has served as executive producer for various projects.


Roberts’s hobbies include Knitting, Yoga, and Reading.


She attended Fitzhugh Lee Elementary School and Campbell High School. As a kid, she loved pets and want to become a veterinarian. She used to play clarinet in her school. After graduating from Campbell High School, she attended Georgia State University but didn’t graduate. 


After attending Georgia university, she moved to New York City to start her acting career. She made a contract with Click Modeling Agency and enrolled in acting classes.

She made her first television appearance in the first season of the Crime story as a rape victim girl. She made her big screen debut in the movie Satisfaction in 1988.

As An Actress:

Roberts gained a critical appreciation for her in the romantic comedy movie Mystic pizza. She starred as an American waitress in the movie. Her role in Steel Magnolias as a young bride was also appreciated. Roberts gained worldwide recognition through the movie Pretty Woman in 1990. Roberts paired with Hugh Grant in the movie Notting Hill which was the biggest British hit.

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Famous Movies:

  • Erin Brockovich
  • My Best Friend’s Wedding
  • Notting Hill
  • Pretty Woman
  • Confessions of A Dangerous Mind
  • Ocean’s Twelve
  • Charlie Wilson’s War
  • The Pelican Brief
  • Wonder
  • Duplicity
  • The Normal Heart
  • Mystic Pizza 
  • Closer
  • Sleeping With The Enemy
  • Steel Magnolias
  • Dying Young
  • The Mexican

Awards and Honors:

  • Academy Award For Best Actress in Leading Role (2001)
  • Golden Globe Award For Best Actress (1991)
  • Golden Globe Award For Best Supporting Actress (1990)
  • BAFTA Award  For Best Actress in Leading Role (2001)
  • National Board Of Review Award For Best Actress (2000)
  • National Board Of Review Award For Best Cast (2004)
  • MTV Movie Award For Best Female Performance (2001)
  • Teen Choice Award For Choice Movie Actress (2000)
  • Glamour Award for The Class Act (2010)
  • Satellite Award For Best Actress, in A Series (2019)
  • Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance (2001)
  • People’s Choice Award For Favorite Smile (2005)


  • Was Julia Robert Divorced?

Yes, Julie Roberts was divorced once. She was married to cameraman Daniel Moder from 2002 to 2020. They have three children together.

  • How Did Julia Roberts Die?

Julia Roberts is alive and well. There is a death hoax that has been circulating online that claims that she died in a car accident. However, this is not true. Roberts has not been in a car accident and is alive and well.

  • What Disease Does Julia Roberts have?

There is no publicly known information about Julia Roberts having any disease. She has been open about her struggles with anxiety and depression, but she has not said that she has any other health conditions.

In 2018, Roberts spoke about her struggles with anxiety and depression in an interview with Harper’s Bazaar. She said that she has been dealing with anxiety since she was a child, and that it can be a “very isolating” experience. She also said that she has been diagnosed with depression, but that she is “managing it.”

  • is Julia Roberts still Alive?

Yes, Julia Roberts is still alive. There have been some death hoaxes about Julia Roberts in the past, but they are all false. She is alive and well, and she is still active in her career. In 2023, she starred in the film Ticket to Paradise with George Clooney.

  • How Old is Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman?

Julia Roberts was 22 years old when she starred in Pretty Woman. The film was released in 1990, and Roberts was born in 1967.

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