Julia Stiles (birth name Julia O'Hara Stiles) was born on January 28, 1981 in New York City
, New York, USA. She is a young popular American actress.
Biography and Career :
She grew up in Soho where her parents had a pottery business. He decided that she would be a great actress when she was very young so at eleven years old she wrote a letter to the director of La Mama Theater to obtain an audition.
She had success and he obtained roles at Matthew: School of Life and The Sandalwood Box, at the Kitchen Theater. Her television career started with a role in Ghostwriter in 1993 and 1994 and after this she obtained a guest role in medical drama "Chicago Hope".
After this in the next years she played in other
for TV made movies like "Before Women Had Wings" and "The '60's". First appearance in a big screen movie was in 1996 in "I Love You, I Love You Not" with Claire Danes
and Jude Law
. Other small role had in "The Devil's Own" (1997) and in "Wide Awake" (1998).
In 1999 Julia graduated from New York's Professional Children's School. First really successful role was in 1999 in "10 Things I Hate About You" and she succeeded to won "Chicago Film Critics Award". In 2002 she co-starred with the popular young actor Matt Damon
in "The Bourne Identity". In 2005 graduated from Columbia University.
- Height: 171cm
- She is of Irish
, Italian and English stock.
- She was a college mate with Anna Paquin
- She is a very big fac of New York Mets.
- In 2002 was one of Teen People Magazine's "25 Hottest Stars under 25".
- "I like analyzing human behavior. It's complex. That's what keeps me going."
- "I've walked into my dressing room and had a desk full of fake boobs that the producers have put there. That's pretty blatant."
- "I am a big fan of horror movies but I had never thought that I had wanted to act in one because I don't think that actors get to do much in them. They're usually just reacting."
- "I was gonna throw the first pitch at a Mets game, but there was a rain delay. So I'm waiting for it to stop, and the team's manager, Willie Randolph comes by. Now he's already intimidating to begin with. But he comes over to me and says, "If you screw this up, they will boo you." And I said "Thanks."
- The Bourne Ultimatum (2007) .... Nicky Parsons
- The Omen (2006) .... Katherine Thorn
- A Little Trip to Heaven (2005) .... Isold
- Edmond (2005) .... Glenna
- The Bourne Supremacy (2004) .... Nicky
- The Prince & Me (2004) .... Paige Morgan
- Mona Lisa Smile (2003) .... Joan Brandwyn
- Carolina (2003/I) .... Carolina Mirabeau
- A Guy Thing (2003) .... Becky Jackon
- The Bourne Identity (2002) .... Nicky
- O (2001) .... Desi Brable
- The Business of Strangers (2001) .... Paula Murphy
- Hamlet (2000) .... Ophelia
- Down to You (2000) .... Imogen
- 10 Things I Hate About You (1999) .... Kat Stratford
- The '60s (1999) (TV) .... Katie Herlihy
- Wide Awake (1998) .... Neena Beal
- Wicked (1998) .... Ellie Christianson
- Before Women Had Wings (1997) (TV) .... Phoebe Jackson
- The Devil's Own (1997) .... Bridget O'Meara
- "Chicago Hope" .... Corey Sawicki (1 episode, 1997)
"Promised Land" .... Megan Walker (1 episode, 1996)
- I Love You, I Love You Not (1996) .... Young Nana's Friend
- "Ghostwriter" .... Erica (2 episodes, 1993-1994).
Julia Stiles' Dates :
Josh Hartnett (1999)
Joseph Gordon-Levitt (1999)
Joshua Jackson (2000)
Wentworth Miller (2003)
John Mays (2003)
Jonathan Cramer (2005 - now)
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