Julie Andrews Net Worth 2020, Bio, Wiki, Height, Weight, Awards and Instagram.
Julie Andrews Net Worth 2020 – Julie Andrews is an English actress who rose to fame by her role as Eliza Doolittle in the Broadway musical My Fair Lady (1956-1959) and as Mary Poppins in an American musical fantasy film Mary Poppins (1964).
She has appeared in several Broadway musicals such as The Boy Friend (1954), Camelot (1960), and Cinderella (1957). Andrews provided her voice to the character of Karathen, a leviathan in the 2018 American superhero film Aquaman.
Julie Andrews was born October 1, 1935 in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England. She became a film star in 1964 with lead roles in The Americanization of Emily, opposite James Garner, and in the internationally acclaimed Mary Poppins.
It was as the lovable, magical nanny in Mary Poppins that Andrews won her first Academy Award for Best Actress. The following year, she was nominated for her part in another musical, The Sound of Music, which was hugely successful.
These films remain popular and relevant even today. In the ’80s Andrews starred in 1981’s S.O.B., which took a satirical approach to Hollywood and was directed by her second husband Blake Edwards.
The next year, Andrews took gender-bending to new heights in Victor/Victoria—yet another collaboration with husband Blake Edwards. Over the next several years, she would work on many projects with her husband, including Darling Lili (1970), The Man Who Loved Women (1983) and That’s Life (1986).
Andrews experienced a huge personal setback in the late ’90s when her vocal chords were damaged during an operation. She never regained her powerful, sharp singing voice, but continued to act in films and TV movies.
Andrews received a special distinction around this same time—she was made a dame by Queen Elizabeth II of England. Befitting as an English dame, she played royalty in the film The Princess Diaries (2001) and its sequel The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004).
Height and Weight
Height: 5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
Weight: 58 kg or 128 lbs
In her illustrious career, Julie won a lot of awards, which a lot of others can only think of. She won the Academy Awards in 1965 for Best Actress in a Leading Role, for Marry Poppins. For the movie Victor Victoria, she won Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical in 1983.
This is not the only time as she won the Golden Globe back to back in 1965, 1966, 1967, and 1968. She won the Emmy awards in 1973 and 2005 and Grammy in 1965. There are a lot of other awards and nominations which she got in her career making her a legend.
This immensely popular actress has singing and writing as supporting skills which always makes an addition to her wealth. Her salary from Darling Lili was $1,110,000.
She was set to star in Say it With Music but the studio later refused so she sued them and collected $1,250,000 from them. Right now her net worth is estimated around $45 million.
Andrews also starred as the voice of Queen Lillian in the second and third installments of the animated film series Shrek.
Additionally, she has written several children’s books with her daughter from her first marriage to Tony Walton, Emma Walton Hamilton. For several decades, Andrews has been entertaining and delighting audiences worldwide.
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