Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Biography: Julia Louis-Dreyfus (born January 13, 1961) is an American actress and comedian of French Jewish descent.

Born in New York City, Louis-Dreyfus was a cast member on NBC's Saturday Night Live from 1982 to 1985. She has also appeared in quite a few sitcoms and films over the years, but is best known for her nine season role as "Elaine Benes" on Seinfeld from 1990 to 1998. After Seinfeld, Louis-Dreyfus began a new sitcom -- Watching Ellie -- in 2002, which was soon cancelled. Julia also had a notable four-episode guest role as the compulsively lying prosecutor Maggie Lizer on Arrested Development. Currently, Louis-Dreyfus is busy with her new and successful sitcom, The New Adventures of Old Christine. Julia plays a divorced working mother just trying to keep up with the world around her. Julia is a member of the famous New York financial Dreyfus family. Her father is French billionaire Gerard Louis-Dreyfus; her grandfather, Pierre Louis-Dreyfus, fought for the French
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (born January 13, 1961) is an American actress and comedian of French Jewish descent.

Born in New York City, Louis-Dreyfus was a cast member on NBC's Saturday Night Live from 1982 to 1985. She has also appeared in quite a few sitcoms and films over the years, but is best known for her nine season role as "Elaine Benes" on Seinfeld from 1990 to 1998.

After Seinfeld, Louis-Dreyfus began a new sitcom -- Watching Ellie -- in 2002, which was soon cancelled. Julia also had a notable four-episode guest role as the compulsively lying prosecutor Maggie Lizer on Arrested Development.

Currently, Louis-Dreyfus is busy with her new and successful sitcom, The New Adventures of Old Christine. Julia plays a divorced working mother just trying to keep up with the world around her.

Julia is a member of the famous New York financial Dreyfus family. Her father is French billionaire Gerard Louis-Dreyfus; her grandfather, Pierre Louis-Dreyfus, fought for the French Resistance during World War II. Her cousin Robert Louis-Dreyfus is the current owner of Adidas and the French football (soccer) club Olympique de Marseille. Some biographies claim she is related to the late Alfred Dreyfus, a French military officer best known for being the focus of the Dreyfus affair.

Julia has been married to actor/writer Brad Hall since 1987, whom she met while they were students at Northwestern University (Evanston, Illinois). The couple have two sons, Henry and Charles.
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Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Scores

Average career score: 73
Highest Metascore: 90 Veep: Season 4
Lowest Metascore: 36 Watching Ellie: Season 2
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 9 out of 11
  2. Negative: 1 out of 11
11 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
90 Veep: Season 4 Apr 12, 2015 Vice President Selina Meyer 8.2
86 Veep: Season 3 Apr 6, 2014 Vice President Selina Meyer 8.2
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 22 Jun 3, 2013 Guest tbd
75 Veep: Season 2 Apr 14, 2013 Vice President Selina Meyer / Producer 8.2
83 Web Therapy: Season 2 Jul 2, 2012 Shevaun Haig 7.2
72 Veep: Season 1 Apr 22, 2012 Vice President Selina Meyer / Producer 7.8
tbd The New Adventures of Old Christine: Season 5 Sep 23, 2009 "Old" Christine Campbell 8.6
81 Curb Your Enthusiasm: Season 7 Sep 20, 2009 Herself 8.4
tbd The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Season 7 Sep 8, 2009 Herself 7.0
tbd The New Adventures of Old Christine: Season 4 Sep 24, 2008 "Old" Christine Campbell 8.3
tbd The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Season 6 Sep 8, 2008 Herself 7.0
tbd The New Adventures of Old Christine: Season 3 Feb 4, 2008 "Old" Christine Campbell 8.3
tbd The New Adventures of Old Christine: Season 2 Sep 18, 2006 "Old" Christine Campbell 8.3
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 15 Jun 5, 2006 Guest tbd
64 The New Adventures of Old Christine: Season 1 Mar 13, 2006 "Old" Christine Campbell 7.3
tbd Saturday Night Live: Season 31 Oct 1, 2005 Herself 5.7
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 14 Jun 6, 2005 Guest tbd
tbd The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Season 1 Sep 8, 2003 Herself 8.3
36 Watching Ellie: Season 2 Apr 15, 2003 Eleanor "Ellie" Riggs tbd
tbd The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Season 11 Jun 3, 2002 Guest tbd
59 Watching Ellie: Season 1 Feb 26, 2002 Eleanor "Ellie" Riggs tbd
tbd Curb Your Enthusiasm: Season 2 Sep 23, 2001 Herself 9.0
80 Curb Your Enthusiasm: Season 1 Oct 15, 2000 Herself 8.6
tbd Seinfeld: Season 9 Sep 25, 1997 Elaine Benes 9.0
tbd Seinfeld: Season 8 Sep 19, 1996 Elaine Marie Benes (Not In Pilot) 9.0
tbd Seinfeld: Season 7 Sep 21, 1995 Elaine Benes 9.2
tbd Seinfeld: Season 6 Sep 22, 1994 Elaine Marie Benes (Not In Pilot) 9.2
tbd Seinfeld: Season 5 Sep 16, 1993 Elaine Marie Benes (Not In Pilot) 9.2
tbd Late Show with David Letterman: Season 1 Aug 30, 1993 Guest 6.3
tbd Seinfeld: Season 4 Aug 12, 1992 Elaine Marie Benes (Not In Pilot) 9.3