Julia Louis-Dreyfus Net Worth $250 million
Julia Louis-Dreyfus salary $250,000
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Julia Louis-Dreyfus is an American actress, comedian, and producer and her current net worth is $250 million.
Born in New York City to her American-born mother Judith, a writer and special needs tutor, and her French-born father, Gérard Louis-Dreyfus, chaired Louis Dreyfus Energy Services.
She comes from a big, famous family with her great-great-grandfather founding the Louis Dreyfus Group.
Léopold Louis-Dreyfus founded Louis Dreyfus Group, a French commodities and shipping company, in 1851, which members of her family still control to this day.
One year after she was born, her parents divorced and she had to move to Washington, D.C.
There her mother married L. Thompson Bowles, Dean of the George Washington University Medical School.
Growing up she used to spend her time in some states and countries, thanks to her stepfather’s Project HOPE.
She went to Holton-Arms School in Bethesda, Maryland and graduated in 1979, after which she went to a college in Illinois.
As a member of Delta Gamma sorority she studied theater before dropping out to follow an acting career.
Today, Julia is famous for her work in television comedy. Shows like Saturday Night Live, Seinfeld, The New Adventures of Old Christine made her famous.
Nowadays she stars in Veep, a political satire comedy TV series, which premiered on HBO in 2012.
For her work as an actress she received several nominations and awards such as Primetime Emmy Awards.
She started her career as a comedy performer in The Practical Theatre Company in Illinois.
Thanks to her performance there she managed to grab a part in the sketch show SNL (Saturday Night Live), and starred there from ’82 to ’85.
But her breakthrough came thanks to the nine-season TV show Seinfeld in 1990, where she played Elaine Benes.
Apart from her television work, Julia also starred in films like Hanna and Her Sisters (1986), Enough Said (2013). She has also voiced several animated characters including the one in A Bug’s Life and Planes.