Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a well-known actress from America who is also a producer and comedian. She is best known for her work in the television shows ‘Veep’, ‘Saturday Night Live,’ and ‘The New Adventures of Old Christine.’ Louis-Dreyfus has won several accolades and has also appeared in many films. Some of her film roles include ‘Enough Said,’ ‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation,’ ‘Deconstructing Harry’, and ‘Hannah and Her Sisters.’ Let’s find out how much is Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s net worth in 2018 And how did she managed to accumulate all the wealth and fame.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Early Life
Julia Scarlett Elizabeth Louis-Dreyfus was born in New York City, New York on January 13, 1961, to her parents Gérard Louis-Dreyfus and Judith LeFever Bowles. She grew up in many states and has also visited many countries.
She completed her schooling in 1979 from Bethesda, Maryland’s Holton-Arms School. She went to Northwestern University in Illinois but dropped out soon for a career in acting.
In 1987, Julia Louis-Dreyfus got married to Brad Hall. The couple has two sons named Henry and Charles.
In 2017, she was diagnosed with breast cancer. In 2008 and 2012, Louis-Dreyfus supported Barack Obama for the US President. Actress Lauren Bowles is her half-sister. Her paternal grandfather is Pierre Louis-Dreyfus.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus Career
In 1982, Julia Louis-Dreyfus appeared in ‘Saturday Night Live.’ She remained in the show till 1985. In 1988, she appeared in an episode of ‘Family Ties.’ This was followed by appearing on the television show ‘Day by Day.’ From 1990 to 1998, she became a cast of ‘Seinfeld.’
In 1996, she was seen in the made-for-television film ‘London Suite.’ From 2006 to 2010, she was the star and producer of ‘The New Adventures of Old Christine.’ She was also the producer and actress of ‘Watching Ellie.’
Her other television credits include ‘The Simpsons,’ ‘Animal Farm,’ Geppetto,’ ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm,’ ‘Arrested Development,’ ‘Web Therapy,’ ‘Inside Amy Schumer’, and ’30 Rock’. In 2012, she became the star and executive producer of ‘Veep.’
Louis-Dreyfus made her film debut by appearing in 1986 movie ‘Troll.’ In the same year, she went on to appear in the films ‘Hannah and Her Sisters’ and ‘Soul Man.’ A year later, she was seen in the film ‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation.’ This was followed by appearing in the films ‘Jack the Bear,’ ‘North,’ ‘Father’s Day,’ and ‘Deconstructing Harry.’
She has lent her voice to the movies ‘A Bug’s Life’ and ‘Planes.’ In 2013, she was seen as Eva in the film ‘Enough Said.’ She was the producer and actress of the short film ‘Picture Paris’ in 2012.
In 1994 Julia Louis-Dreyfus won the Golden Globe Award for her role in ‘Seinfeld.’ She has won five American Comedy Awards out of 10 nominations. She is also the winner of two Critics’ Choice Awards and has received six nominations from the People’s Choice Awards. She is the winner of eleven Primetime Emmy Awards from 24 nominations. She is also the winner of 7 Screen Actors Guild Awards out of 21 nominations. In 2014, she won the Television Critics Association Award.
Net Worth of Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus has an estimated net worth of more than $200 million. She inherited this fortune by appearing in a number of films and television shows. She has successfully produced many TV shows. She found considerable success by appearing in various characters in ‘Saturday Night Live.’ The award-winning actress has also voiced many films and TV shows. She has been active in her career from a very young age and has also got a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus is considered one of the most popular actresses in the world. She began her career by performing in Chicago’s The Practical Theatre Company. There she used to perform comedy, which made her feature on ‘Saturday Night Live.’ Her popularity made her feature on the list of 100 most influential people in the world by Time.