Julia Louis-Dreyfus And Hall Married In 1987

Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Julia Louis-Dreyfus


In 2006, she was cast as Christine Campbell in the sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine, which lasted for five seasons on CBS. Her mother, Judith was a writer and special needs tutor, and her father, GĂ©rard Louis-Dreyfus (also known as William Louis-Dreyfus), was a French attorney and business executive. After relocating to Washington, D.C., when Julia was eight, her mother married L. Thompson Bowles, Dean of the George Washington University Medical School. Through her father, a billionaire heir to the Louis Dreyfus Group, she had a cousin, Robert Louis-Dreyfus (1946-2009), former CEO of Adidas and owner of the Olympique de Marseille soccer team. She graduated from the Holton-Arms School in Bethesda, MD in 1979, and attended Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, where she studied theatre for approximately three years. She and Hall married in 1987. During her time on SNL she appeared alongside several actors who would later rise to prominence, such as Eddie Murphy, Jim Belushi, Billy Crystal and Martin Short.