- Birthday28th Oct, 67
- Birth PlaceUnited States
- Marital statusMarried
Julia Fiona Roberts better known as Julia Roberts is one of the finest actresses of Hollywood. Although her upbringing was done in a passionately pro-theater environment but she never dreamt of being one of the best actresses of America. In her early years of life she wanted to become a veterinarian, but later when her brother, Eric Roberts, achieved some success in Hollywood she thought of giving acting a try.
She came in limelight with her iconic role in "Pretty Woman" with actor Richard Gere and also won an Oscar for "Erin Brockovich. Soon after being famous beautiful Julia was said to be involved with lots of actors including Liam Neeson, Dylan McDermott, Kiefer Sutherland and more. She is currently married to cameraman Daniel Moder whom she met on the set of her film The Mexican in 2000. The two got married in Julia Ranch in Taos, New Mexico. Although she possesses a net worth of $140 million, but have a tender heart and is a true philanthropist. She is associated with UNICEF as well as to other charitable organizations and monetarily helps the people in need. When Julia was she was named one of PEOPLE's Most Beautiful People.
Her films have grossed more than $ 2 billion at the US box office, making her the biggest female movie star of all time. With such huge success and grand bank balance she owns many mansions and some of the best cars are parked in her garage. She has houses in posh cities like New York, California, Taos and more. When she is not acting Roberts like to spend time in her Ranch in Taos with her husband and twins Phinnaeus Walter and Hazel Patricia.
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Julia Roberts is known as a eco-friendly person. Her home in Los Angeles which is known as Green Mansion, is the best example of "what she preaches she practices". No expenditure was spared when Roberts refurbished her home. Julia went all-out with eco-friendly renovations and putting up new electrical device that are energy efficient. The mansion was built by demolishing two huge houses.
Location: The Green mansion is built in Malibu which is a wealthy, beachfront city in northwestern Los Angeles County.
Accommodation: The home is spread in 6000 sq. ft and is completely environment friendly. The six bedroom mansion costs her around $ 30 million and is well equipped with solar panels and recycled tile throughout the home. The wooden part of the house is built by the wood from a sustainable forest. This beach front property also has a private tennis court and breath taking views of the Pacific Ocean from her patio.
Neighborhood: Malibu area is known as the hottest vacation spot of the rich and famous. Her neighborhood includes hairy hit-maker Kid Rock. Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner also have their pads in the same region.
Apart form owing a home in Malibu, Julia also owns a home in California. But, unlike her other lavish residences this house is rather small, too small for a big star like her. Julia being a greenery lover, the house sits amid a lush green garden.
Location: Her house is located in Venice which is a beachfront district on the Westside of Los Angeles, California, United States
Julia Roberts married Danny Moder in this ranch which she bought long ago for $ 2.5 million.
Location: The ranch is located in Taos County in the north-central region of New Mexico.
Accommodation: The ranch estate in Taos is spread in 49 acres. The ranch features a rather moderate mansion having ordinary outlook. She stays often on this ranch with her husband Danny Moder and their three children, twins Hanzelom and Fines and 22-month-old Henry.
Neighborhood: New Mexico has houses of many rich and famous people such as Alec Baldwin, Mary Kay Bergman and Robert Blake.
Although Julia spends most of the time at her New Mexico Ranch but she also owns a lavish apartment in Manhattan. She bought this house in 2010 for around $ 4 million.
Location: The luxurious apartment is located in Manhattan which is one of the most lavish localities of New York City.
Accommodation: The building was constructed in 1958 and stands as the only co-op on the coveted, tree-lined street. The lavish penthouse is built in a modern architecture with many rooms. The house has glass walls that gives a superb view of New York City.
Neighbourhood: The building is few blocks away 7 Gramercy Park West, which Julia purchased way back in 1993 and has held on to ever since.
Toyota Prius is not just owned by Julia Roberts, but this hybrid car is the most favorite car among the renowned personalities including Larry Page, Eric Schmidt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Sarah Jessica Parker and Tom Hanks. This gas-electric hybrid is the third bestselling car in the United States. Known for its amazing speed, Prius is solid yet light weight and accelerate at top speed of 100 kmph in just 11.7 seconds. With stellar fuel economy, it delivers relatively uncompromised driving, making it a class apart in its segment. Apart from being the clean car of the world based on vehicular emissions and smog formation, Prius also features automatic climate control with air filter, dust and pollen filtration mode, push-button controls, electric compressor, and humidity sensor. The benefits of driving Prius is more about saving the environment, and for Julia Roberts hybrids like Prius are a visible commitment to doing good.