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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

  • book

  • Other Work

    • 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