June 8, 1966
55 years old
5 ft 6 in | 168 cm tall
36-26-35 in | 91-66-89 cm
61 kg | 134.5 lbs
7 US | 37.5 EU
Julianna Margulies was born in Spring Valley, New York, United States, on June 8, 1966, is an American actress.
Young Julianna Margulies first started performing during her years at the Sarah Lawrence College, in several campus plays.
She made her big screen debut in action film Out for Justice (1991) in role as Rica.
She got her television debut in CBS crime drama series Murder, She Wrote (1993) in episode "Murder at Discount", in role as Rachel Novaro.
Her breakthrough performance came as Nurse Carol Hathaway in NBC medical drama television series ER (1994–2000, 2009).
She landed her Broadway debut in family drama Festen (2006) in role as Helene, at Music Box Theatre.
She voiced Neera in live action computer animated adventure film Dinosaur (2000).
Ghost Ship (2002) supernatural horror opposite Gabriel Byrne, Ron Eldard and Desmond Harrington
City Island (2009) comedy drama with Andy Garcia, Alan Arkin and Emily Mortimer
Snakes on a Plane (2006) action opposite Samuel L. Jackson, Nathan Phillips and Bobby Cannavale
Paradise Road (1997) war drama with Cate Blanchett, Frances McDormand and Glenn Close
Evelyn (2002) drama opposite Sophie Vavasseur, Pierce Brosnan and Stephen Rea
Stand Up Guys (2012) dark comedy crime with Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin
Three Christs (2017) drama in role as Ruth, opposite Richard Gere, Peter Dinklage and Bradley Whitford
The Upside (2017) comedy drama in role as Lilye, with Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston and Nicole Kidman
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Nurse Carol Hathaway in NBC medical drama television series ER (1994–2000, 2009) also won six Screen Actors Guild Awards and was nominated for four Golden Globes Awards.
She won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, a Golden Globe Award and a Television Critics Association Award for her role as Alicia Florrick in CBS legal and political drama television series The Good Wife (2009-2016).
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film for her performance as Morgaine in TNT miniseries The Mists of Avalon (2001).
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film for her role as Maren Jackson in drama serial The Grid (2004).
Homicide: Life on the Street (1994) NBC police procedural series in role as Linda
Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003) Canadian miniseries in role as Helene Hanfstaengl
Scrubs (2004) medical comedy drama series in role as Neena Broderick
The Lost Room (2006) Syfy Channel science fiction miniseries in role as Jennifer Bloom
The Sopranos (2006-2007) Fox legal drama series in role as Julianna Skiff
Dietland (2018) AMC dark comedy drama series in role as Kitty Montgomery
The Hot Zone (2019) National Geographic anthology drama series in role as Dr. Nancy Jaax
She had recurring role as Catherine Brant in Showtime drama series Billions (2020).
The Morning Show (2020- ) Apple TV+ drama series in role as Laura Peterson
Attended Green Meadow Waldorf School and High Mowing School.
Studied at the Sarah Lawrence College.
Has two older sisters.
Has Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry.
She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6621 Hollywood Boulevard in 2015.
Good friends with actor George Clooney.
Released a children’s book "Three Magic Balloons" in 2015.
Published her autobiography "Sunshine Girl: An Unexpected Life" in 2021.
Lives in Manhattan, New York, United States.
She dated actor Ron Eldard (1991-2003).
She married Keith Lieberthal in 2007, they have one son, Kieran Lindsay Lieberthal.