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Who is Julia Louis-Dreyfus Married to? Everything About Her Children and Career!

Who is Julia Louis-Dreyfus Married to? Everything About Her Children and Career!

Facts of Julia Dreyfus

Full Name: Julia Dreyfus
Birth Date: January 13, 1961
Age: 63 years
Gender: Female
Profession: Actress
Country: United States
Horoscope: Capricorn
Height: 5 feet 2 inches (1.57m)
HusbandBrad Hall.
MarriedBrad Hall.
Net Worth$250 Million
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorBlack
Body Size36-27-35 inches
Birth PlaceManhattan, New York
GrandparentsDolores Neubauer and Harry Everett LeFever, Dolores Neubauer and Pierre Louis-Dreyfus.
Ethnicitymixed (Ashkenazi Jewish, Mexican, English, French, German, Scottish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish)
EducationHolton-Arms School , Northwestern University
FatherGérard Louis-Dreyfus
MotherJudith Bowles
SiblingsLauren Bowles, Emma Louis-Dreyfus, Phoebe Louis-Dreyfus, and Raphael Louis-Dreyfus
KidsHenry Hall and Charlie Hall
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A Comedian and actress, Julia Louis-Dreyfus rose to popularity after playing the role of Elaine Benes on Seinfeld from 1989 to 1998.  From 2012 to 2019, she became popular as Selina Meyer in Veep’s TV show. In 1996, she played in the movie,  London Suite as Debra Dolby. She won the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2018. 

Early Life of Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Julia Louis-Dreyfus was born on January 13, 1961, in Manhattan, New York, United States. As of 2023, she is 62 years old. Every year Louis cuts her birthday cake on the 13th of January and her birth sign is Capricorn. Her birth name is Julia Scarlett Elizabeth Louis-Dreyfus. Her parents are Gérard Louis-Dreyfus (father) and Judith Bowles (mother). Louis’s father is an American businessman while her mother is a writer.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus's childhood picture
Caption: Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s childhood picture (Photo: Pinterest)

Her maternal grandparents are Dolores Neubauer and Harry Everett LeFever while her paternal grandparents are Dolores Neubauer and Pierre Louis-Dreyfus.  The names of her siblings are Lauren Bowles, Emma Louis-Dreyfus, Phoebe Louis-Dreyfus, and Raphael Louis-Dreyfus. Laura is an actress while Phoebe is a social worker.

By nationality, she has American citizenship and she belongs to a mixed (Ashkenazi Jewish, Mexican, English, French, German, Scottish, Scots-Irish/Northern Irish)  ethnicity. Louis is a Protestant.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s Education

Julia graduated from Holton-Arms School in 1979. She dropped out before graduating from Northwestern University to study theater. She received an honorary doctor of arts degree from Northwestern University in 2007.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s Husband

She is happily married to an actor, Brad HallJulia and Hall met each other at Northwestern University. Then, they started dating and even worked together on the Saturday Night Live comedy show. They officially walked down the aisle on 25 June 1987. Brad and Julia are living happily with each other for 36 years.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus's marriage picture
Caption: Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s marriage picture (Photo: Instagram)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Mother of Two

She became a mother of two sons with Brad. The names of her sons are Henry Hall and Charlie Hall. Henry works as a composer and was born on July 1, 1992. Charlie is a basketball player and was born on  May 30, 1997. In 1989, she had a miscarriage which she revealed in an interview in 2023.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus with her sons
Caption: Julia Louis-Dreyfus with her sons (Photo: Instagram)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s Net Worth

Julia has an estimated net worth of $250 million as of 2023. As an American actor, comedian, and TV producer,  Julia earned this hefty sum of money. $500k is her annual income from her TV career. She earned $24 million from Seinfeld and earned  $500,000 per episode from Series, Veep.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus's picture besides car
Caption: Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s picture beside car (Photo: Instagram)

She is endorsed by Yahoo, Old Navy, Google Chromecast, Clairol Nice-N-Easy, and so on.  Julia’s house is located at 1581 S Jameson Ln, Santa Barbara, California which features 4 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Recalls Her Breast Cancer Journey

She was diagnosed with breast cancer after winning a Primetime Emmy Award on September 28, 2017. When she found out about her cancer she laughed because she had just won an Emmy.  She takes the news normally and receives the diagnosis procedures normally with the support of family and friends. She announced that she became cancer-free in an interview with Jimmy Kimmel Live! on October 18, 2018.

Her Diet & Workout Routine

She regularly works five days a week. Julia does exercise by mixing spin cycling classes and treadmill workouts. She goes hiking a few times a week for 1 to 2 hours along with a cardio workout. Julia prefers a balanced diet and eats salad most of the time. She consumes organic vegetables and fruit by going to local farmer’s shops and eats chocolate as her cheat meal.

Professional Career of Julia Louis-Dreyfus

  • She made her TV career by joining Saturday Night Live from 1982 to 1988.
  • Julia played the role of Elaine Benes on the series, Seinfeld from 1989 to 1998.
  • She played the role of Jeanette Cooper in the movie, Troll in 1986.
  • She produced the movie, You Hurt My Feelings and also played the role of Beth in 2023.
Julia Louis-Dreyfus's picture
Caption: Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s picture (Photo: Pinterest)
  • Julia played the role of Zora in the movie, Tuesday.
  • She appeared in 8 episodes of the series, Curb Your Enthusiasm from 2000 to 2009.
  • From 2004 to 2005, she played in the series, Arrested Development as Maggie Lizer.
  • She also appeared in the TV show, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman in 2022.

Movies & TV Shows

She has played in hit films like Hannah and Her Sisters, National Lampoon Christmas Vacation, Black Widow, Downhill, You Hurt My Feelings, Tuesday, and so on. She is famous for hit TV shows like Saturday Night Live, The Art of Being Nick, Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist, Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Simpsons, Watching Ellie, etc.

Awards & Nominations

  • She received the nomination of awards like  Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, Producers Guild of America Awards, Satellite Awards
    Television Critics Association Awards, 
    and so on.
  • In 1996, she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Seinfeld.
  • She won the nomination for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series at the Screen Actors Guild Awards for Veer in 2016.
  • She won the criteria of Outstanding Individual Achievement in Comedy at Satellite Awards. 

FAQs of Julia Louis-Dreyfus

How tall is Julia Louis-Dreyfus?

Julia has a tall height of 5 feet 2 inches and her weight is 54kg. She has a beautiful pair of hazel colored eyes and her hair is black in color. Julia’s body measurement includes 36-27-35 inches.

Does Julia Louis-Dreyfus have a podcast?

Yes, Julia has a podcast. She hosts the podcast channel named Wiser Than Me with Julia Louis-Dreyfus Lemonada. 

Is Julia Louis-Dreyfus related to Richard Dreyfuss?

No, Julia is not related to Richard. They only share the same surname and the same acting profession.