The Lovely Julia Roberts: Biography, Life and Career by Peter  Adams

The Lovely Julia Roberts: Biography, Life and Career

byPeter Adams

Kobo ebook | March 9, 2014

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Julia Roberts is a famous American actress. She is the sister of noted actor Eric Roberts and aunt of actress Emma Roberts. Julia is one of the world's highest-paid female performers. She often earns as much as $25 million per film.


She originally wanted to pursue a career as a veterinarian but ended up moving to New York City after high school to launch an acting career. She quickly landed a modeling agent and began auditioning for film and television roles. Roberts rose to almost instant fame after appearing with Richard Gere in the 1990 blockbuster "Pretty Woman". Pretty Woman grossed $163 million and launched Julia into A-list status where she has remained ever since.


 She has appeared in numerous romantic comedies, including My Best Friend's Wedding, Mystic Pizza, Notting Hill and Runaway Bride. She has also performed in several crime features, including The Pelican Brief, Ocean's Eleven and Ocean's Twelve.


Julia Roberts has received Oscar nominations for her performances in Steel Magnolias and Pretty Woman and has won the Oscar for Best Actress in 2001 for her performance in "Erin Brockovich." She is also the Number One Actress when it comes to total "Box Office Receipts."

Title:The Lovely Julia Roberts: Biography, Life and CareerFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:March 9, 2014Publisher:Peter AdamsLanguage:English

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