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Born :

Julie Fiona Roberts on October 28, 1967 in Smyrna, GA.

Personal Quote:

"I'm just an ordinary person who has an extraordinary job."

Early Aspirations:

Julia originally wanted to be a veterinarian but later went on to study journalism.

Failed Attempt:

She auditioned for a part on the soap opera All My Children, but was turned down.

Romantic History:

  • Benjamin Bratt (1997-2001)
  • Matthew Perry (1995)
  • Daniel Day Lewis (1994-1995)
  • Jason Patric (1991)
  • Kiefer Sutherland (1990-1991)
  • Dylan McDermott (1989)

Marriage and Babies:

Married cameraman Danny Moder on July 2002. They have twins, Phinnaeus Walter and Hazel Patricia born in November 2004. In June of 2007, Julia gave birth to Henry Daniel Moder.

Married to singer Lyle Lovett from June 1993 to March 1995. (divorced)

Mistaken Identity:

When she applied for a SAG card, she learned there was another actress with the name Julie Roberts, so she changed her name to Julia Roberts.

Charitable Ways:

Julia is involved with UNICEF and has visited Haiti and India to promote goodwill.

Awards:

In 2000, she won an Oscar for her performance in Erin Brockovich.

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