Julia Louis-Dreyfus: News

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is an American actress, producer, and comedian who was born on January 13, 1961, in New York City. She is the recipient of several accolades including nine Screen Actors Guild Awards, eleven Emmy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, two Critics’ Choice Television Awards, and five American Comedy Awards. Dreyfus is popularly known for appearing in the comedy television series ‘Saturday Night Live,’ ‘Veep,’ ‘Seinfield,’ and ‘The New Adventures of Old Christine.’ Dreyfus was a performer at Chicago’s theater group called The Second City. Her performance with The Practical Theater Company at their Golden 50th Anniversary Jubilee led to her casting in NBC’s ‘Saturday Night Live.’ Following this, she went on to appear in several films like ‘Soul Man,’ ‘National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation,’ ‘Woody Allen’s Hannah and Her Sisters,’ and ‘The Art of Being Nick.’ Dreyfus gained popularity in the early 1990s after appearing in NBC’s sitcom television series ‘Seinfeld.’ In 2005, she played the lead role in the CBS sitcom ‘The New Adventures of Old Christine.’ In 2016, she was named in Time magazine's 100 most influential people list in the world.

08 Nov 2020


#USElections 2020: A 2015 'Veep' episode correctly predicted Trump's reaction

Democrat Joe Biden has won the 2020 US presidential election, defeating incumbent Donald Trump.

12 Aug 2020


Apple signs first-look film and TV deal with Martin Scorsese

Apple has roped Martin Scorsese in!

05 Sep 2018


'Seinfeld' star Julia Louis-Dreyfus speaks about life after cancer

Julia Louis-Dreyfus has opened up about her breast cancer diagnosis, saying that after undergoing treatment for it, she feels quite different.

18 Sep 2017

Donald Trump

Emmys 2017: The Handmaid's Tale, Big Little Lies win big

The 69th Emmy Awards was a celebration of women's stories. HBO's miniseries Big Little Lies and Hulu's screen adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel The Handmaid's Tale won the biggest - five and eight awards respectively.

14 Jul 2017


The 2017 Emmy Nominations announced

The Emmy nominations are out and it looks like "Saturday Night Live" and "Westworld" will lead the pack with 22 nominations each.

31 Jan 2017

White House

SAG Awards 2017 turns political

The Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards 2017 saw a few surprise winners, but most notably, the event was dominated by dissent against President Trump's immigration policy and ban on refugees.

19 Sep 2016

Priyanka Chopra

Game of Thrones breaks records!

Game of Thrones, the fantasy drama series, has broken records for the highest number of Emmy Awards ever won by a fictional series.