- Full Name: Julia Fiona Roberts
- Born: (10/28/1967)
- Place of Birth: Smyrna, Georgia
- Occupation: Actress
- Marital Status: Married
Julia Roberts Net Worth History
Julia Roberts is one of the highest paid actresses in the world. Throughout the 90s, she topped the list for her earnings in hit films like Pretty Woman, Mona Lisa Smile, and others. For her work in Pretty Woman alone she earned roughly $300,000, it then went upwards in the millions when she filmed Mona Lisa Smile, and now today she is worth over $100 million. Roberts started her film and television career in the late 80s, but it wasn’t until her role in Pretty Woman that she gained world-wide fame. That followed by other successful works like My Best Friend’s Wedding, Stepmom, Runaway Bride, Erin Brockovich, America’s Sweethearts, The Mexican, Ocean’s Twelve, and many others. Roberts is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood, demanding over $20 million per film.
About Julia Roberts
After Pretty Woman earned Roberts a reputation and commercial success, it was all uphill from there. She went on to have several other box-office successes which have helped to contribute to her overall fortune that now stands upwards of $140 million. Roberts has crafted an impressive resume for herself, and she continues to entertain audiences with the characters she plays. Her most well-known role in Pretty Woman led to her first Golden Globe, and she also received a nomination for an Academy Award. Aside from that, she also took home the Oscar in 2001, which she won for Best Actress over her work in Erin Brockovich. Thanks to her ability to draw a crowd to the box office, Roberts has been able to continue to demand top dollar for her performances. When it comes to her role in the movie Valentine’s Day, Roberts was reportedly paid $11,952 per spoken word, which works out to $500,000 per minute, or $8,333 per second. That movie project alone went on to gross over $200 million at the box office.
Roberts has also taken part in producing when it comes to the film and entertainment industry. Her most notable producing credits include her work for her executive producing on the film Stepmom, which she starred in opposite Ed Harris and Susan Sarandon. Other famous projects on her resume include Notting Hill, Charlie Wilson’s War, and the more recent Mirror Mirror and Eat Pray Love. From the same director who brought the hits like Valentine’s Day, and New Year’s Eve, to the theaters, another one is in the works. Roberts is also scheduled to appear in the upcoming Mother’s Day by the same director and she will star alongside Kate Hudson, Jennifer Aniston, and others.
Roberts has earned herself a permanent spot among the Hollywood elite. After appearing in several late 80s television series, Roberts got her first real break later-on when she started to land feature roles. Roberts continues to be one of the biggest box office draws, her recent Eat Pray Love film earned more than $205 million at the box office. Aside from her work in television, web, and film projects, she also takes part in endorsement deals like the one she landed with Lancome. When she isn’t busy taking part in those ventures, she also has given her time to projects with UNICEF, and other charitable organizations.