From awards to massive recognitions, Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a woman with several talents. Julia is an American actress, singer, comedian as well as a producer.
She is also one of the most awarded actresses in American television history who had faced health issues. She had suffered from breast cancer and survived. Ever since then she encourages others to fight cancer to make universal health care a reality.
Apart from that, she is relishing a blissful married life with her husband. Here is an insight into Julia’s long and strong marriage.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s Family: Husband And Children
Julia is lucky in love, she met her future husband, Brad Hall in The Practical Theater while they both were studying at North Western University. They were even hired together as the cast members of "Saturday Night Live"(SNL) as soon as their talents were discovered by the writer of the very same program. However, Julia never thought that she fitted well in the SNL although the experience allowed her to work with Brad.
In the year 1984, due to the executive changes that were made in SNL, Brad left the show and just a year after that, Julia too excited from the show. Until then, they were in love with each other and dated each other for a long time.
The duo finally tied the knot in the year 1987 and have two children together. Henry is the eldest son, who was born in 1992 and Charles is the youngest son who was born in 1997.
Julia's life was normal and filled with joy until she faced breast cancer. Just after one day of receiving the Primetime Emmy Awards for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series for her performance in “Veep”, Julia received a diagnosis for breast cancer. On September 28, 2017, Julia tweeted about her breast cancer diagnosis. Later, on October 18, 2018, she appeared in an episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! where she even announced that she became cancer-free.
Born on January 13, 1961, in New York City, Julia is the daughter of father Gérard Louis-Dreyfus and mother Judith LeFever Bowles. Her mother was a writer and special needs tutor whereas her father was a businessman. After one year of birth of Julia, in the year 1962, her parents got separated. At the age of 4, Julia became the stepdaughter of L. Thompson Bowles as her mother married him. Her stepfather, Thompson was the dean of the George Washington University Medical School.
What Is The Net Worth Of Julia?
In the career of Julia, she has been nominated 24 times for Emmy Awards among which she was able to win eight for her mesmerizing acting skills and three for producing. With the inclining career in the entertainment industry, Julia was able to receive a Golden Globe Awards, 5 American Comedy Awards and nine Screen Actors Guild Awards. She was also successful to receive two Critics’ Choice Television Award.
Similarly, in the year 2010 at the age of 49, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame and in the year 2014 she was inaugurated into the Television Academy Hall Of Fame. She also became one among the hundred influential people in the world on the annual list of Time 100.
With the overgrowing name and fame, Julia was also able to receive America's highest Comedy Honor, “Twain Prize for America Humor” in 2018.
Standing at a height of 5 feet and 3 inches, Julia has a net worth of about $200 million in 2019. Talking about her salary, she was also enlisted in the highest-paid American Television Stars. Without a doubt, the influencing personality like her has been able to win millions of hearts all around the world.