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Julie Andrews (Julia Elizabeth Wells) was born on 1 October, 1935 in Walton-on-Thames, United Kingdom, is an Actress. Discover Julie Andrews's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is She in this year and how She spends money? Also learn how She earned most of networth at the age of 86 years old?
|Popular As||Julia Elizabeth Wells|
|Age||86 years old|
|Born||1 October 1935|
|Birthplace||Walton-on-Thames, United Kingdom|
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Julie Andrews Height, Weight & Measurements
At 86 years old, Julie Andrews height is 5' 8" (1.73 m) .
|Height||5' 8" (1.73 m)|
|Body Measurements||Not Available|
|Eye Color||Not Available|
|Hair Color||Not Available|
Who Is Julie Andrews's Husband?
Her husband is Blake Edwards (m. 1969–2010), Tony Walton (m. 1959–1967)
|Husband||Blake Edwards (m. 1969–2010), Tony Walton (m. 1959–1967)|
|Children||Emma Walton Hamilton, Amy Edwards, Joanna Edwards|
Julie Andrews Net Worth
Her net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Julie Andrews worth at the age of 86 years old? Julie Andrews’s income source is mostly from being a successful Actress. She is from United Kingdom. We have estimated Julie Andrews's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Mary Poppins (1964)||$150,000|
|The Americanization of Emily (1964)||$125 .000|
|The Sound of Music (1965)||$225,000|
|Torn Curtain (1966)||$750,000|
|Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967)||$750,000|
|Darling Lili (1970)||$1,100,000|
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|Wikipedia||Julie Andrews Wikipedia|
As of 2013, she is one of six women who has received a Best Actress Oscar nomination for a performance directed by her spouse, namely for Victor Victoria (1982) directed by Blake Edwards. The other five are Elisabeth Bergner for Escape Me Never (1935) (directed by Paul Czinner), Joanne Woodward for Rachel, Rachel (1968) (directed by Paul Newman), Jean Simmons for The Happy Ending (1969) (directed by Richard Brooks), Gena Rowlands for A Woman Under the Influence (1974) & Gloria (1980) (both directed by John Cassavetes), and Frances McDormand for Fargo (1996) (directed by Joel Coen). Jules Dassin also directed his future wife Melina Mercouri in a Best Actress Oscar nominated performance (Never on Sunday (1960)), but they weren't married yet at the time of the nomination.
The family film was one of the most successful G-Rated films of that year, and Andrews reprised her role as Queen Clarisse Renaldi in The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004).
Received a standing ovation at The 75th Annual Academy Awards (2003) when she appeared to present a short film celebration sequence.
In 2002, she was voted the 59th greatest Briton ever in a BBC poll.
In 2001, she starred in The Princess Diaries (2001), alongside then-newcomer Anne Hathaway.
7 September 2000 - Her malpractice suit against the 2 New York Mt. Sinai Hospital doctors who allegedly botched her throat surgery was settled for an undisclosed sum.
Was named a Dame by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II on the Millenium New Year's Honours List on December 31, 1999.
Her husband reported that she would probably never sing again because the throat surgery had ruined her voice. [November 1998]
Played the same role of "Victoria Grant" in the Broadway musical adaption of Victor Victoria (1982). She turned down a Tony nomination for Best Actress in a Musical.
(1981) and Victor Victoria (1982), which earned her an Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role.
She continued acting throughout the 1980s and 1990s in movies and TV, hosting several specials and starring in a short-lived sitcom.
In 1979, Andrews returned to the big screen, appearing in films directed by her husband Blake Edwards, with roles that were entirely different from anything she had been seen in before.
Andrews starred in 10 (1979), S. O. B.
Filmed a cameo sequence as a chambermaid in Blake Edwards' 1975 Inspector Clouseau comedy The Return of the Pink Panther (1975), but the sequence ended up on the cutting-room floor.
Was at one point going to star in The Public Eye (1972).
She worked in nightclubs and hosted a TV variety series in the 1970s.
In 1969, when MGM cancelled their proposed Irving Berlin musical biography "Say it With Music" in which she was set to star, she sued the studio and collected her $1,250,000 salary.
Star! (1968) and Darling Lili (1970) also bombed at the box office. Fortunately, Andrews did not let this keep her down.
Thoroughly Modern Millie (1967) was for a time the most successful film Universal had released, but it still couldn't compete with Mary Poppins or The Sound of Music for worldwide acclaim and recognition.
Andrews continued to work on Broadway, until the release of The Sound of Music (1965), the highest-grossing movie of its day and one of the highest-grossing of all time.
She agreed on the condition if she didn't get the role of Doolittle in the pending film production of My Fair Lady (1964).
After Audrey Hepburn was cast in My Fair Lady, Andrews made an auspicious film debut in Walt Disney's Mary Poppins (1964), which earned her an Academy Award for Best Actress.
She soon found that audiences identified her only with singing, sugary-sweet nannies and governesses, and were reluctant to accept her in dramatic roles in The Americanization of Emily (1964) and Alfred Hitchcock's thriller Torn Curtain (1966). In addition, the box-office showings of the musicals Julie subsequently made increasingly reflected the negative effects of the musical-film boom that she helped to create.
In 1963, Walt Disney asked Andrews if she would like to star in his upcoming production, a lavish musical fantasy that combined live-action and animation.
In the 1960s she sported a bumper sticker on her car reading "Mary Poppins is a junkie".
Her star status continued in 1957, when she starred in the TV-production of Cinderella (1957) and through 1960, when she played "Guenevere" in "Camelot".
Andrew came to Broadway in 1954 with "The Boy Friend", and became a bona fide star two years later in 1956, in the role of Eliza Doolittle in the unprecedented hit "My Fair Lady".
Was selected by the Walt Disney Company to become the Offical Ambassador for "The Happiest Homecoming On Earth: Disneyland's 50th Anniversary Celebration".
Her brother, Christopher Stuart, was born in May, 1946.
Julia Elizabeth Wells was born on October 1, 1935, in England. Her mother, Barbara Ward (Morris), and stepfather, both vaudeville performers, discovered her freakish but undeniably lovely four-octave singing voice and immediately got her a singing career. She performed in music halls throughout her childhood and teens, and at age 20, she launched her stage career in a London Palladium production of "Cinderella".