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Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, American actress.

Background

  • Louis-Dreyfus, Julia was born on January 13, 1961 in New York City. Daughter of William and Judith Louis-Dreyfus.

  • Education

    • Attended, Northwestern University, 1980—1982. Doctor in Arts (honorary), Northwestern University, 2007.

    Career

    • Member Second City and the Practical Theatre Company, Chicago.

    Works

    • The Troll
    • The Troll longs for a juicy goat to eat -- but he's stuck with boring old fish for supper.
    • Actor: (television series) Saturday Night Live, 1982-1985, Day by Day, 1986-1989, The Art of Being Nick, 1986, Seinfeld, 1989-1998 (Emmy award supp. Actress, 1996, Emmy nominate, 1992, 93, 94, 95, 97, 98, Amer. Comedy award best supp.

      Actress, 1993, 94, 95, 97, 98, Golden Globe award supp. Actress, 1994, Screen Actors Guild award, 1997, 98), The New Adventures of Old Christine, since 2006(Emmy award for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series, 2006). Actor, producer Watching Ellie, 2002-2003.

      (television appearances) Family Ties, 1988, Dinosaurs, 1991, The Single Guy, 1995, Hey Arnold, 1997, Curb Your Enthusiasm, 2000, 2001, 2009, (voice only) The Simpsons, 2001, Arrested Development, 2002, 2004, 2005. (films) Soul Man, 1986, Troll, 1986, Hannah and Her Sisters, 1986, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, 1989, Jack the Bear, 1993, North, 1994, Father's Day, 1997, Deconstructing Harry, 1997, (voice only) A Bug's Life, 1998, Gilligan's Island, 1999, Speak Truth to Power, 2000. (television movies) London Suite, 1996, (voice only) Animal Farm, 1999, Gepetto, 2000.

    Connections

    • Married Brad Hall, 1987. Children: Henry, Charles.
    • father: William Louis-Dreyfus
    • mother: Judith Louis-Dreyfus
    • spouse: Brad Hall
    • children: Henry Louis-Dreyfus
    • Charles Louis-Dreyfus
    Julia Louis-Dreyfus
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    Born January 13, 1961
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 2007
      Northwestern University