Julie Andrews bio: net worth, age, height, weight, husband, kids.
Julie Andrews is a singer, songwriter, and actor from England. Mary Poppins, The Tamarind Seed, Duet for One, and Victor/Victoria are some of her well-known works.
Julie Andrews: Profile summary
|Full Name/Birth Name||Dame Julie Andrews, DBE|
|Nick Name||Julie Andrews|
|Profession(s)||English actress, singer and author|
|Birth Location||Walton-on-Thames, United Kingdom|
|Age||87 years old|
|Heights in Feet||5 feet and 8 inches|
|Heights in cm||173 cm|
|Weight(s) in pound||127 pounds|
|Spouse||Blake Edwards (m.1969-2010), Tony Walton (m.1959-1967)|
|Son/Daughter||Yes (Emma Walton Hamilton, Amy Edwards, Joanna Edwards)|
|Net Worth||$50 million|
Julie Andrews: Biography & Early Life
Julie was born on 1st Oct 1935 in Walton-on-Thames, England. Her father was Edward Charles Wells, who was a teacher of metalwork as well as woodwork and her mother was Barbara Ward Wells. Her parents divorced, and she spent her childhood with her father and brother, John in Surrey. They live in the slum area as her father had a very low income. Julie started her education at Cone-Ripman School and later joined the Woodbrook School, in Beckenham.
Julie Andrews: Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 1 October 1935, Julie Andrews is 85 years old as of today’s date 24th January 2021. Her height is 1.73 m tall, and her weight is 58 kg.
Julie Andrews: Career
Julie started to perform on the stage at a very early age with her mother and step-father. Her first performance was in 1945, and it lasted for two days. She met Val Parnell at that time, a British television managing director as well as presenter.
Julie’s Broadway debut was successful. The Boyfriend was one of the most successful musicals, and Julie performed like a star in it. Some of her successful ventures in acting are Mary Poppins, The Tamarind Seed, Duet for one, and Victor/Victoria.
On 1st April 2008, Julie published her book Home: A Memory of My Early, an autobiography which went on to become a bestseller. She wrote books for children too; her best was The Last of the Really Great Whangdoodles.
Julie Andrews: Husband, Kids
On 10 May 1959, Julie Andrew got marriage after being in a relationship with the designer of the set Tony Walton for more than six years at Weybridge, Surrey. They met each other when they appeared at the London Casino in the show Humpty Dumpty in 1948. After their marriage, the couple is blessed with a baby girl, but after a gap, the couple gets separated by giving a mutual divorce.
After a subsequent gap again, she got married to the director of Blake Edwards in the year 1969. She is a grandmother to nine and a great grandmother to three.
Julie Andrews: Awards
- In the year 1965- BAFTA Award for a most promising newcomer
- In the consistent year from 1968-1967 – Golden Globe Henrietta Award for the world film favourite.
- In the year 1996- Drama Desk Award for an outstanding actress.
- In the year 2007- Screen actors guild life achievements award.
- In the year 2019- Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievements
- In the year 1973- Prime times Emmy awards for outstanding comedy.
- In the year 1993- Outer Critics special award
- In the year 2005, Primetime creative arts Emmy Awards.
Julie Andrews: Net worth
Even Julie is that type of artist who has been blessed with the different talents of being a beautiful singer, a fantastic author, a dancer, a voice actor, and also a responsible director of theatre. Julie Andrew’s net worth is $35 Million.