Julie Andrews Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Julie Andrews Biography

Julie was born on 1 October 1935, in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England. She is an extraordinary English actress, singer, and dancer with the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. Her full name is Julia Elizabeth Wells whereas she is known by the name DBE Dame Julie Andrews. Similarly, she is well-known for her acting in Torn Curtain, That’s Life!, Duet for One, Star!, etc.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per her date of birth, she is 85 years old in 2021. In addition, she stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 55 Kg. She has a well-maintained body with 34 inches of bust, 25 inches of waist, and 35 inches of hips. Likewise, she has a beautiful look with green eyes and light brown hair.

Relationship Status?

Talking about her relationship status, she was first in a relationship with set designer Tony Walton. The couple also married in 1959 but they decided to get separated in 1967 even though they had welcomed a daughter, Emma Katherine Walton. She then started a relationship with a knot with filmmaker Blake Edwards in 1969. Unfortunately, the sudden demise of Blake Edwards broke the knot in 2010. Additionally, they welcomed two daughters Amy and Joana.

Family

Regarding her family background, she is the daughter of Edward Charles Wells and Barbara Ward Wells. Additionally, she has a sister named Celia Wells and brother Christopher Stuart.

Education, School/College University

Addressing her education profile, she studied at Cone-Ripman School. She then enrolled in Woodbrook School.

Career

Filmography & Singing Career

The American actress started her acting career in the year 1949 by playing the voice role of Princess Zeila in the English dubbed version, The Singing Princess of La Rosa di Bagdad. Similarly, she then played the role of  Mary Poppins in the American musical fantasy film, Mary Poppins in the year 1964 and also played Emily Barham in The Americanization of Emily. Likewise, she has played in several movies, shows, and TV series such as Salzburg Sight and Sound, Torn Curtain, Hawaii, Thoroughly Modern Millie, The Pink Panther Strikes Again, The Ed Sullivan Show, etc.

Besides, she is also known for her singing as she is Britain’s youngest prima donna i.e. female lead singer in an opera.  Moreover, her most recent works count the portrayal of Lady Whistledown in Bridgeton (2020), Miss Julie in  Julie’s Greenroom (2017), Karathen in Aquaman (2018), etc. Furthermore, she has portrayed Marlena in the animated movies Despicable Me, Despicable Me 3, and she will be playing the same role as Marlena in Minions: The Rise of Gru.

Awards & Honors

The Actress has received several awards and nominations such as the Academy Awards’ Best Actress Award (1965),  Most Promising Newcomer to Leading Film Roles by British Academy Film Awards (1965), Best Actress in Motion Picture Comedy or Musical by Golden Globe Awards (1965)(1966), etc. The Actress has also been honored as Doctor of Fine Arts by the University of Maryland (1970), Doctor of Fine Arts by Yale University (1999), Doctor of Letters by Stony Brook University (2012), etc. Likewise, she was awarded by the British Monarch with the proud title of The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.

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Julie Andrews‘s Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Julie Andrews.

Julie Andrews Net Worth

What is the earning of Julie Andrews? How much is her net worth and How rich is she in 2021? Julie Andrews has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 35 million, which she has earned from her successful acting career.

Overview

  • Full Name: Julia Elizabeth Wells
  • Known Name: Dame Julie Andrews
  • Profession: Actress, Singer & Dancer
  • Age: 85
  • Date of Birth: 1 October 1935
  • Birth Place: Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England
  • Zodiac Sign: Libra
  • Nationality: English
  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches
  • Weight: 55 Kg
  • Eye Color: Green
  • Hair Color: Light Brown
  • Ethnicity: English
  • School: Cone-Ripman School & Woodbrook School
  • College/University: N/A
  • Father: Edward Charles Wells
  • Mother: Barbara Ward Wells
  • Sibling: Celia Wells (Sister) & Christopher Stuart (Brother)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 35 million
  • Source of Income: Acting, Singing & Dancing career