Julie Andrews

Actress / Writer / Film Actress / Voice Actress / Novelist / Screenwriter / Music Director / Stage Actress / Television Presenter | * 10/01/1935 (84) | Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England, UK
Dame Julie Andrews (born Julia Elizabeth Wells, 1 October 1935) is an English actress, singer and author. Andrews, a child actress and singer, appeared in the West End in 1948 and made her Broadway debut in The Boy Friend (1954). Billed as "Britain's youngest prima donna", she rose to prominence starring in Broadway musicals such as My Fair Lady (1956) playing Eliza Doolittle and Camelot (1960) playing Queen Guinevere. In 1957, Andrews starred in the premiere of Rodgers and Hammerstein's written-for-television musical Cinderella, a live, network broadcast seen by over 100 million viewers. Andrews made her feature film debut in Mary Poppins (1964) and won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the title role. She starred in The Sound of Music (1965), playing Maria von Trapp and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical. Between 1964 and 1986, she... ()
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Dame Julia Elizabeth Andrews, DBE is a British film and stage actress, singer, and author. She is the recipient of Golden Globe, Emmy, Grammy, BAFTA, People's Choice Award, Theatre World Award, Screen Actors Guild and Academy Award honours. Andrews was a former British child actress and singer who made her Broadway debut in 1954 with The Boy Friend, and rose to prominence starring in other musicals such as My Fair Lady and Camelot, and in musical films such as Mary Poppins (1964), for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress, and The Sound of Music (1965): the roles for which she is still best-known. Her voice, which originally spanned four octaves, was damaged by a throat operation in 1997. Andrews had a revival of her film career in 2000s in family films such as The Princess Diaries (2001), its sequel The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004), the Shrek animated films (2004–2010), and Despicable Me (2010). In 2003 Andrews revisited her first Broadway success, this time as a stage director, with a revival of The Boy Friend at the Bay Street Theatre, Sag Harbor, New York (and later at the Goodspeed Opera House, in East Haddam, Connecticut in 2005). Andrews is also an author of children's books, and in 2008 published an autobiography, Home: A Memoir of My Early Years.

Most frequent genres for this person: Comedies | Kids & Family | Music

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Awards & Nominations for Julie Andrews

Academy Award for Best Actress Dame Commander of The Order of The British Empire Donostia Award Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Theatre World Award Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award Kennedy Center Honors Disney Legends Order of The British Empire Crystal Award Golden Lion 3x Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series Grammy Award for Best Children's Album BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer To Leading Film Roles 3x Academy Award for Best Actress 3x Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical

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Movies with Julie Andrews as Actress(74)

as Gru's Mom (voice)2021 Minions: The Rise of Gru
as Self (Archive Footage)2019 Julie Andrews - La mélodie de la vie
as Herself (archive footage)2019 My Music: A Classic Christmas
as Karathen (voice)2018 Aquaman
as herself2018 Aufbruch ins Ungewisse
as Gru's Mom (voice)2017 Despicable Me 3
as Herself / Millie Dillmount2015 Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration
as Narrator / Singer2012 Nazis at the Center of the Earth
as Gru's Mother (voice)2010 Despicable Me
as Lily2010 Tooth Fairy
as Queen (voice)2010 Shrek Forever After
as Narrator2007 Enchanted
as Queen Lillian (voice)2007 Shrek the Third
as Herself (segment "Lerner & Loewe Medley")2005 Broadway's Lost Treasures III: The Best of The Tony Awards
as Mary Poppins2004 The Cat That Looked at a King
as Queen (voice)2004 Shrek 2
as Queen Clarisse Renaldi2004 The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement
as Herself (segment "A Little Night Music")2003 Broadway's Lost Treasures
as Nanny2003 Eloise at the Plaza
as herself2002 Unconditional Love
as herself2002 I Love Muppets
as Ethel Thayer2001 On Golden Pond
as Queen Clarisse Renaldi2001 The Princess Diaries
as Felicity Marshwood2000 Relative Values
as Catherine1999 One Special Night
as Maria (archive footage)1997 The Postman
as Victor / Victoria1995 Victor/Victoria
as Mrs. Pamela Piquet1991 A Fine Romance
as Audrey Grant1991 Our Sons
as Stephanie Anderson1987 Duet for One
as Gillian Fairchild1986 That's Life!
as Self (archive footage)1986 The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years
as Marianna1983 The Man Who Loved Women
as Victoria Grant / Count Victor Grezhinski1982 Victor/Victoria
as Charwoman1982 Trail of the Pink Panther
as Sally Miles-Farmer1981 S.O.B.
as Amanda1980 Little Miss Marker
as Samantha Taylor1979 10
as Ainsley Jarvis (singing voice) (uncredited)1976 The Pink Panther Strikes Again
as Judith Farrow1974 The Tamarind Seed
1972 Julie
as Lili Smith (Schmidt)1970 Darling Lili
as Gertrude Lawrence1968 Star!
as Millie Dillmount1967 Thoroughly Modern Millie
as Jerusha Bromley1966 Hawaii
as Sarah Sherman1966 Torn Curtain
as Fräulein Maria1965 The Sound of Music
as Mary Poppins / Robin (voice) / Female Pearly (voice)1964 Mary Poppins
as Emily Barham1964 The Americanization of Emily
as Trissa1959 The Gentle Flame
as Cinderella1957 Cinderella
as Lise1956 High Tor
as herself??? 42nd Street

TV Shows/Series with Julie Andrews as Actress(18)

Additional Information

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Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Tuesday, 10/01 1935 (October) in Walton-on-Thames (current age: 84 years + 287 days)
Zodiac sign: Libra (Chinese zodiac sign: Pig)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Arts Educational School, Tring Park School for the Performing Arts
Record Label: Columbia Records
Spouses (current/former): Tony Walton, Blake Edwards
Other names for Julie Andrews (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"줄리 앤드루스"
"줄리 앤드류스"
"Dame Julie Andrews"
"Julia Elizabeth Wells"
Julie Andrews frequently works together with these people:
Blake Edwards (34x, Crew)
Henry Mancini (13x, Crew)
Andrew Adamson (8x, Crew)
Daniel Radcliffe (7x, Actor)
Charlize Theron (7x, Actress)
Chris Miller (7x, Actor)
Aron Warner (7x, Crew)
Tony Bennett (7x, Actor)
Martin Short (6x, Actor)
Diane Sawyer (6x, Actress)
Carol Channing (6x, Actress)
Tony Adams (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1334, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/07/2020