Julianne Phillips is a former American actress and model who retired from the industry in the late 1990s. During her time at Hollywood, she has appeared in various movies, music videos, and TV shows. It includes ‘Sisters’, ‘Sweet Lies’, and ‘.38 Special’, amongst others.
Moreover, she got the attention of the public when she married a famous American musician, singer/songwriter, Bruce Springsteen. Further, their separation has also attracted many headlines in almost every newspaper of the nation. Let us scroll to discover more of the information on the retired model and actress, Phillips.
Caption: The actress and model, Julianne Phillips
Julianne Phillips: Bio, Family, Education
Phillips was born on 6 May 1960, in Evanston, Illinois, the United States. She was born as the daughter of Williams and Ann Phillips. Her father was an insurance broker and executive. She raised in Lake Oswego, Oregon and brought up in the Catholic faith. She has five siblings: four older brothers and a younger sister.
For her education, she completed basic education from Lake Oswego High School. She graduated from Brooks College in Long Beach. From a young age, she built an interest in making a career in acting. Her passion was discovered by her father and helped her to get into acting and gave her encouragement to make an acting career.
Julianne Phillips: Career & Life Achievements
In the early 1980s, she started her career as a model in Manhattan. After two years, she represented by the Elite Modeling Agency and appeared in a 0.38 special music video. She started her acting career appearing in 1984 made-for-TV movies ‘Summer Fantasy’ and ‘His Mistress’, after doing several modeling assignments.
In 1991, she appeared in the American family drama ‘Sisters’ that aired till 1996. In the series, she worked for 93 episodes as a ‘Francesca ‘Frankie’ Reed Margolis’, along with actress Swoosie Kurtz. Before that she has appeared in episodes of the series and TV movie like ‘Midnight Caller (1990)’, ‘The Only Way Out (1993)’, and ‘A Vow To Kill (1995)’, among many others.
She debuted her film career in 1985 with a minor role in the film ‘Bruce Springsteen: Glory Days’. Following that, she has appeared in numerous films like 1986 ‘A Fine Mess’, 1987 ‘Sweet Lies’, 1989 ‘Skin Deep’, and 1997 ‘Allie & Me’, many more. Since 1997, she took retirement from the film industry. Though she stopped her acting career, she would be caught by the public eye. After that, she came on Television as a guest in the shows twice. Once in an episode of the biographical documentary series ‘Intimate Portrait’ in 2001 and secondly, in 2014, when she reunited with Sisters co-actors for a special edition issue of Entertainment Weekly.
Julianne Phillips: Personal Life & Husband
Talking about the personal life of the actress, well, from quite some years, she has vanished from the screen and living a low key life. There is not much information on her current lifestyle or dating history. But at present, she must be single and enjoying her moment. Previously, she had married a famous American singer-songwriter and musician Bruce Springsteen. They first met while shooting for a music video in 1984. The ex-couple dated for a few months, they exchanged vows on 3 May 1985.
Caption: Julianne and ex-husband Bruce Springsteen
However, their married life didn’t go well and just after four years in 1989, they got divorced. During their married life, they didn’t produce any child. Later, their divorce became the headline of every leading newspaper stating that the musician had to pay the biggest alimony to Phillips. Also, many people have backlashed and commented on marrying for money.
After divorced, Springsteen found true love in his own band member, Patti Scialfa and married her in 1991. Still, the couple is together sharing their blissful life with each other. As for Julianne, she linked with a few guys but never married. In 1990, she dated actor Bryan Kestner but didn’t last long. Then she dated Irish actor, film producer, and activist, Pierce Bronson, also this relationship didn’t go long and separated in 1994.
Julianne Phillips: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Coming over to her earnings, while she was seen on screen, she had a great career which helped her to amassed impressive amounts from her acting career. Therefore, that time, she had a net worth estimated at around $30 million. But as of now, she has been living a low key life, so there is not much to say about her earnings or income. But she must be engaged in some other business venture which has been helping to live a standard lifestyle.
Further, once she was married to the musician Bruce Springsteen with whom she divorced in 1989. According to research reports, Bruce had to pay a hefty amount of $20 million as a divorce settlement which is considered to be one of the highest celebrity divorcement of the history.
Being a secretive celebrity, she doesn’t seem to be active in today’s social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter.
Julianne Phillips: Body Measurements
The 59-years-old actress has a well-maintained body that measures breast size 34B inches, waist size 24 inches, and hips size 34 inches respectively. Her slim body stands to a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.72 meters and weight unknown. She has medium blonde hair and blue eyes color.