Julia Roberts: News

Julia Roberts is an American actress who was born on October 28, 1967, in Georgia. She is the recipient of several accolades including three Golden Globe Awards, an Academy Award, and a British Academy Film Award. Roberts also received the Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 2000 biographical drama film ‘Erin Brockovich.’ In 1988, she made her film debut with the comedy-drama film ‘Satisfaction.’ Before her big-screen appearance, she had appeared in a small role in ‘Blood Red,’ and in the series ‘Crime Story.’ She rose to fame with the 1990 romantic comedy film ‘Pretty Woman,’ which earned her several accolades. Following this, she appeared in films like ‘Flatliners,’ ‘Sleeping with the Enemy,’ ‘Dying Young,’ ‘The Player,’ and ‘The Pelican Brief,’ among many others. She became a popular face in the romantic film genre with movies like ‘My Best Friend’s Wedding,’ and ‘Notting Hill.’ Roberts is actively involved with UNICEF and other charitable organizations and travels to different countries to promote goodwill. She was also named the most beautiful woman in the world five times by People magazine.

15 Feb 2024

Robert Downey Jr.

Hollywood actor-filmmaker Jodie Foster's best directorial projects 

Best known for her performances in films like The Silence of the Lambs and The Accused which won her the coveted Oscars, Jodie Foster is also an accomplished Hollywood filmmaker.

04 Feb 2024


NewsBytes Recommends: 'Leave The World Behind'—thrilling, gripping, thought-provoking 

Sam Esmail's Leave The World Behind (2023)—based on Rumaan Alam's namesake 2020 novel—is a worthy addition to apocalyptic thriller movies.

14 Jan 2024

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Steven Soderbergh's birthday special: Reflecting on acclaimed director's greatest creations

Steven Soderbergh, a pioneer in modern independent cinema, has crafted a remarkable portfolio, showcasing versatility through films like Erin Brockovich (2000), Traffic (2000), and the Ocean's film franchise (2001-2018).

02 Jan 2024


'The Princess Diaries' to 'Beaches': Garry Marshall's best directorials

Known for his ability to blend humor, heart, and timeless narratives, Hollywood filmmaker, screenwriter, and actor Garry Marshall crafted films that resonate with audiences worldwide.

13 Nov 2023


'The Darjeeling Limited' to 'Extraction': Hollywood movies shot in India

The intersection of Hollywood and the exotic landscapes of India has produced several cinematic masterpieces.

30 Oct 2023

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'Steel Magnolias' to 'Pretty Woman': Julia Roberts's best performances

Julia Roberts rose to prominence in the 1980s and for the most of 1990s and early 2000s, she was one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood and cemented herself as one of the defining of the time.

12 Oct 2023


5 Hollywood movies based on real-life badass women

In the annals of history, there exist stories of remarkable women whose courage, resilience, and unwavering determination have left an indelible mark on the world and Hollywood has brought some of these women to the forefront on the big screen.

29 Sep 2023

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5 must-watch Hollywood spiritual movies 

The world of spiritual cinema is where the human spirit embarks on transformative journeys that explore the mysteries of existence.

07 Sep 2023


Hollywood romcoms where the girl falls in love first

For eternity, Hollywood romcoms have showcased the timeless trope of love at first sight or the guy's pursuit of affection. But it is a breath of fresh air when women take charge of things and become the leading ladies who take the reins of their hearts.

06 May 2023

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Films that made birthday boy George Clooney, Hollywood's favorite

If there's one actor who has been aging like a fine wine, it's none other than George Clooney. The Oscar-winning actor has a huge female fan following, and that too, across generations.

08 May 2022

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#MothersDay: 5 actors who did challenging roles while being pregnant

There are many actors who took on some of the toughest, badass roles while they were pregnant.

27 Apr 2022


What do these 5 Hollywood stars think of spirituality?

Most of us find solace in the Almighty in times of crisis.

01 Apr 2022


April Fool's Day: 5 Hollywood celebrities who pranked their co-stars

April Fool's Day is just another day in our lives but we sure love to make a fool out of our friends.

25 Feb 2022


Eat like a celeb: Salads your favorite stars swear by

Are you a fan of salads and always on the lookout for a new recipe of fresh and crisp veggies?

18 Jan 2022


5 celebrities who are known for their cooking skills, too

Hollywood celebrities may have several cooks at their service, but some love to make an item or two on their own for their taste buds.

11 Apr 2021

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'Ticket to Paradise,' starring Clooney-Roberts, to release next September

Hollywood superstars, George Clooney and Julia Roberts, are making their return to the big screen, together, with the romantic comedy, Ticket to Paradise.

06 Jan 2021


Julia Roberts working on another show, this time with Apple

Julia Roberts was expected to return on Homecoming, or so her fans thought.

15 Nov 2020

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Matthew McConaughey wants 'How To Lose a Guy...' sequel

The chemistry between Matthew McConaughey and Kate Hudson is too scintillating to miss in How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days.

28 Oct 2020


Hugh Grant's vision for 'Notting Hill' sequel is horrifying

Remember the flowery romantic film Notting Hill, which had Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts getting entwined in a magical romance with a happy ending?

07 May 2020


The Met Gala that wasn't: How stars dolled-up this year

Without a doubt, the first Monday of May 2020 was the most unglamorous in the past 72 odd years.

17 Sep 2019


Feeling low and depressed? Watch these seven inspirational films

Films are there to entertain us, plant thoughts in our minds, and also to inspire.

22 Apr 2019


Earth Day: 6 green-themed movies for you to watch

If you are somebody who cares about the planet (or the exact opposite, it doesn't matter), we have a list of films for you.

12 Dec 2018


#WhatATypo: Julia Roberts' 'holes' get better with age

Julia Roberts is a veteran Hollywood actress with notable roles to her name including Pretty Woman, Notting Hill, My Best Friend's Wedding and Erin Brockovich.

07 Feb 2017


Western celebrities adapt the Hindu way of life

Hollywood has a substantial number of celebrities who have chosen to convert to Hinduism and adapt to the Hindu culture of living.