Who is Julia Louis-Dreyfus? Veep and Seinfeld Emmy Award-winning actress who has revealed her breast cancer battle


JULIA Louis-Dreyfus is an award winning comedy actress.

She has hit the headlines after revealing she has breast cancer – here’s what we know…

 Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a comedienne and actress

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a comedienne and actress

Who is Julia Louis-Dreyfus?

Julia Scarlett Elizabeth Louis-Dreyfus was born January 13, 1961.

She is an American actress, comedienne, and producer.

Julia is best known for her work in television comedy, including Saturday Night Live (1982–85), Seinfeld (1989–98), The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006–10), and Veep (2012–present).

She has won a massive eleven Emmy Awards.

When was she diagnosed with breast cancer?

Julia has revealed that she is battling breast cancer.

The 56-year-old actress took to Twitter and Instagram to share the shocking news with a photo of a note.

It read: “1 in 8 women get breast cancer. Today, I’m the one.

“The good news is that I have the most glorious group of supportive and caring family, and friends, and fantastic insurance through my union.

“The bad news is that not all women are so lucky, so let’s fight all cancers and make universal health care a reality.”

No other details about her condition were immediately available.

The actress’ rep said in a statement: “Julia is incredibly grateful for the outpouring of support and well wishes.”

HBO told The Hollywood Reporter in a statement that the mother-of-two learned about her diagnosis just one day after the Emmy awards.

 The actres has revealed that she is battling breast cancer

The actres has revealed that she is battling breast cancer

Is Julia Louis-Dreyfus married? Does she have children?

Louis-Dreyfus met future husband and Saturday Night Live comedian Brad Hall while studying at Northwestern University

They married in 1987.

The couple have two sons together, Henry, born in 1992, and Charles, born in 1997.

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