Julia Louis-Dreyfus was born on January 13, 1961, in New York City, US. She is an American actress, comedian, singer and producer. Similarly, she first started her career as a comedian in The Practical Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois, later starring in sketch show Saturday Night Live from 1982 to 1985. However, she gained wide fame for starring as Elaine Benes in sitcom Seinfeld from 1989 to 1998. Since then, she has starred in many other TV shows such as Watching Ellie from 2002 to 2003, The New Adventures of Old Christine from 2006 to 2010, and Veep from 2012 to 2019.
Likewise, she is equally prominent in films as she has starred in films such as Hannah and Her Sisters (1986), National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation (1989), Deconstructing Harry (1997), and Enough Said (2013). Moreover, her dedication in acting has led her to become one of the most awarded actresses in American television history winning eleven Emmy Awards (both acting and producing), a Golden Globe Award, nine Screen Actors Guild Awards, five American Comedy Awards, and two Critics’ Choice Television Awards.
Regarding her family, her father’s name is Gérard Louis-Dreyfus whereas her mother’s name is Judith LeFever Bowles.
Louis-Dreyfus graduated from Holton-Arms School in Bethesda and later attended Northwestern University in Evanston to study theatre. But she dropped out so as to pursue her career in acting.
The actress stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs around 54 Kg. Additionally, she has a well-toned body with 35 inches of the bust, 27 inches of the waist and 35 inches of hips. She has hazel eyes and black hair.
Louis-Dreyfus is in a long marital affair with comedian Brad Hall. The couple met at Northwestern University, started dating, and subsequently tied the knot in 1987. They also have two sons together: Henry born in 1992 and Charles born in 1997.
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She has an estimated net worth of $ 200 million.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Overview
- Full Name: Julia Louis-Dreyfus (b. Julia Scarlett E Louis-Dreyfus Hall)
- Age: 59
- Profession: Actress, Comedian, Producer & Singer
- Birth Date: January 13, 1961
- Birth Place: New York City, US
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- Nationality: American
- Father’s Name: Gérard Louis-Dreyfus
- Mother’s Name: Judith LeFever Bowles
- Height: 5 feet 3 inches
- Weight: 54 KG
- Bust Size: 36 inches
- Waist Size: 27 inches
- Hips Size: 35 inches
- Eye Color: Hazel
- Hair Color: Black
- Net Worth: $ 200 million
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