Julia Roberts

Julia Fiona Roberts is an American actress and producer. She established herself as a leading lady in Hollywood after headlining the romantic comedy film Pretty Woman, which grossed $464 million worldwide. She has won three Golden Globe Awards, from eight nominations, and has been nominated for four Academy Awards for her film acting, winning the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Erin Brockovich. Her films have collectively brought box office receipts of over US$2.8 billion, making her one of the most bankable actresses in Hollywood. Her most successful films include Mystic Pizza, Steel Magnolias, Pretty Woman, Sleeping with the Enemy, The Pelican Brief, My Best Friend's Wedding, Notting Hill, Runaway Bride, Erin Brockovich, Ocean's Eleven, Ocean's Twelve, Charlie Wilson's War, Valentine's Day, Eat Pray Love, Money Monster, and Wonder.

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Viola Davis Calls Potential Julia Roberts Casting "Ridiculous'

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Honoring the Man Who Dressed Hollywood

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Rihanna, Julia Roberts and Cate Blanchett stole the show at the 2019 British Fashion Awards

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Their own 'Homecoming'

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'Harriet' director on Julia Roberts as Harriet Tubman: 'We've learned a lot since then'

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Julia Roberts, Michelle Obama travel to Malaysia, Vietnam for leadership, girls' education

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Julia Roberts Will Join Michelle Obama for Girls' Empowerment Trip to Vietnam and Malaysia Talk

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Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman, report says

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Julia Roberts Was Suggested to Play Harriet Tubman by Studio Exec, Says 'Harriet' Screenwriter

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The "I'm Gonna Tell My Kids" Meme Is Rewriting History in Hilarious Ways—Here's Why

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Viola Davis Calls the Idea of Julia Roberts Playing Harriet Tubman 'Ridiculous': I'm 'Concerned'

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Viola Davis slams idea of Julia Roberts in Harriet

Viola Davis has branded the idea Julia Roberts was considered to play Harriet Tubman "ridiculous".

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Julia Roberts’s Sold-Out Ring Is Back for Just $12 This Black Friday

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How Julia Roberts and Danny Moder Make Their 17-Year Marriage Work

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Viola Davis not surprised exec wanted Julia Roberts as Harriet Tubman

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Julia Roberts Suffering Health Crisis Over Marriage Problems?

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'Ridiculous': Viola Davis on Julia Roberts being considered to play Harriet Tubman

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Just Imagine Julia Roberts as Harriet Tubman (Actually, Don't)

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Julia Roberts reportedly was suggested to play Harriet Tubman; news ignites social media backlash

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Julia Roberts Trashed Dead Sister Nancy Motes As Drug Addict

Julia Roberts has smeared her dead sister, Nancy Motes, by painting her as a drug addict. “I...

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Harriet screenwriter says studio boss suggested Julia Roberts for Harriet Tubman biopic lead role

The screenwriter of a new Harriet Tubman biopic has claimed that a Hollywood executive suggested ...

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Harriet writer Gregory Howard reveals a studio wanted Julia Roberts

Harriet screenwriter Gregory Allen Howard revealed that, when his biopic was first set up at a...

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Julia Roberts’ Gorgeous Rainbow Rings Are Only $12 Right Now — for PEOPLE Readers Only

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The Affordable Jewelry Brand Julia Roberts and Meghan Markle Both Wear Is 25% Off Right Now

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New Windsor celebrates 20th anniversary of Julia Roberts filming ‘Runaway Bride’ in town

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Viola Davis Calls Idea Of Julia Roberts Playing Harriet Tubman 'Ridiculous'

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Julia Roberts as Harriet Tubman? Gregory Allen Howard on 'Harriet's' difficult journey to the big...

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Julia Roberts once floated for role as African-American slavery hero Harriet Tubman - Reuters

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Did a Studio Exec Once Propose Casting Julia Roberts as Harriet Tubman?

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Wendy Williams Discusses Rumors About Julia Roberts Being Considered To Play The Role Of Harriet...

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Hollywood movie exec wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman. What? | Michael J. | Q104.1

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Opinion | Julia Roberts as Harriet Tubman is extreme whitewashing, but not uncommon

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‘Harriet’ screenwriter says Hollywood exec wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman

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Julia Roberts was suggested to play Harriet Tubman in biopic, claims screenwriter

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Movie execs wanted Julia Roberts to play African-American icon Harriet Tubman

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Hollywood Exec Suggested Julia Roberts Play Harriet Tubman

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Julia Roberts steps out for lunch with friends

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Julia Roberts Playing Harriet Tubman Would Equal Boycott Says Family Member

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Julia Roberts, Danny Moder Getting Divorced After 'Explosive' Fight On Her Birthday?

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Julia Roberts as Harriet Tubman is extreme whitewashing, but not uncommon

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Julia Roberts, 52, flashes her megawatt smile after a workout class

She's always camera ready. A low-key Julia Roberts was spotted after a workout in Malibu looking...

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A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

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Julia Roberts 'was first choice' to play black abolitionist Harriet Tubman

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Julia Roberts As Harriet Tubman? Apparently, That's What One Studio Exec Wanted.

The screenwriter and producer of the new Harriet Tubman biopic, “Harriet,” has revealed how a studio...

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Julia Roberts once floated for role as African American slavery hero Harriet Tubman

A Hollywood movie studio executive once suggested that Julia Roberts could play Harriet Tubman, the...

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Hollywood executive once suggested Julia Roberts take the role of Harriet Tubman

Hollywood once considered trying to get Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman, the 19th Century black...

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Julia Roberts was sought to play Harriet Tubman in biopic

A studio executive once floated the idea of Julia Roberts playing black civil rights pioneer Harriet...

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Hollywood exec suggested Julia Roberts play Harriet Tubman, biopic screenwriter says

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Julia Roberts once floated for role as African-American slavery hero Harriet Tubman

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Julia Roberts Suggested As Possible Choice To Play Harriet Tubman By Exec & Fans Are Outraged

The Harriet Tubman biopic has been in the works for more than 20 years, and the screenwriter has now...

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Harriet Writer Says Studio Exec Suggested Julia Roberts To Play Tubman

Allen Howard told the whole story during an interview with Focus Features, and the whole thing is...

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Julia Roberts Was Suggested To Play Harriet Tubman: 'No One Is Going To Know The Difference'

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Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman - CNN Video

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In WTF news, Julia Roberts was seriously suggested to play Harriet Tubman by a movie exec

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Movie Executive Wanted Julia Roberts to Play Black Abolitionist Harriet Tubman, Screenwriter Says

It was once suggested that actress Julia Roberts portray abolitionist Harriet Tubman, according to a...

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A Studio Head Allegedly Suggested Julia Roberts for the Role of Harriet Tubman in Harriet

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Hollywood exec's suggestion that Julia Roberts play Harriet Tubman gets destroyed by the internet

In an early November interview with Focus Features—the studio behind the film—and an opinion piece...

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Julia Roberts Might Have Been Harriet Tubman, If 'Harriet' Was Made in 1994

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Julia Roberts Was Suggested to Play Harriet Tubman, ‘Harriet’ Screenwriter Says

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Julia Roberts reportedly was suggested to play Harriet Tubman, and Twitter isn't having it

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A Hollywood Exec Wanted Julia Roberts to Play Harriet Tubman in a Biopic

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Wait, What? Julia Roberts Was Considered to Play Harriet Tubman

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