Julie Andrews is likely one of the most celebrated actresses of all-time! After early TV roles within the Nineteen Fifties, she was forged in The Sound of Music and Mary Poppins (which earned her a Finest Actress Oscar) in the course of the 60s, which have each been considered two of the best film musicals ever made. Julie, 86, has lengthy been thought of one of the vital iconic stars of all-time and her expertise transcends generations. Shes’ been re-introduced to youthful followers by way of appearances in different well-liked films like The Princess Diaries, Shrek and the hit collection Bridgerton.
All through her profession, Julie has been married twice first to costume designer Tony Walton from 1959 to 1968 after which to director Blake Edwards from 1969 till his dying in 2010. Between the 2 relationships, she has three youngsters. Discover out extra about all of Julie’s children right here.
Emma Walton Hamilton
Julie’s oldest daughter Emma Hamilton, 59, was born to her and Tony in 1962. With each of her mother and father being within the arts, it’s no shock that Emma has dabbled in all kinds of various inventive mediums. She’s achieved some performing, showing in Curse of the Pink Panther, That’s Life, and As The World Turns by way of the Eighties, per IMDb. She additionally govt produced her mother’s present Julie’s Greenroom in 2017.
Regardless of concerning performing, considered one of her largest profession successes has been co-writing youngsters’s books together with her mother, together with bestsellers like The Very Fairy Princess. She’s additionally helped her mother pen memoirs about her life and profession, in accordance with her bio. Apart from the collaborations together with her mother, Emma has written all kinds of books on her personal, together with the poetry assortment Door to Door and the parenting information Raising Bookworms.
Apart from her work, Emma has been married to Stephen Hamilton since 1991, and the pair have a son and daughter.
After Julie and Tony’s 1968 divorce, she wed Blake Edwards in 1969, turning into a step-mom to his daughter Jennifer and son Geoffrey. Amid the wedding, The Princess Diaries star has opened up about step-parenting and evaluating it to her iconic position in The Sound of Music. “I nonetheless went by way of a number of stepmothering. And it was rarer [than today] as a result of divorce was rarer and there was an concept that stepmothers should be depraved. However Maria, within the movie, turned out to be not so depraved,” she mentioned in an interview with The Australian Girls’s Weekly in 2015, per Now To Love.
Julie and Blake adopted two daughters shortly after getting married. Their first daughter Amy, 48, was adopted in 1979 from Vietnam. Whereas Julie is clearly a loving mom to all of her children and step-children, her two youthful daughters have principally stayed out of the highlight.
After adopting Amy, Julie and Blake adopted a youthful daughter Joanna, 47, in 1975. Like her older sister, Joanna has principally stored personal. Despite the fact that Julie’s youthful daughters might keep out of the highlight, the actress has made it clear how essential all of her children are to her. “As a mom, my youngsters have all the time come first, and regardless that I’ve all the time been a working girl, I’ve additionally tried to have them with me, as usually as I may,” she informed Australian Girls’s Weekly.