American actress Julia Garner is prominent for her role in the series Ozark. Along with this, she has also appeared in movies like The Perks of Being a Wallflower and Sin City: A Dame to Kill.
Moreover, she has also worked in the series The Americans, the Netflix dark comedy-drama miniseries Maniac, and the true-crime series Dirty John. Let's discover more about the actress in the article.
7. Julia Garner Is From The Bronx
The 26-years old actress grew up in the neighborhood of the Riverdale in the Bronx County of New York. Her mother, Tami Gingold, worked as a therapist. Gingold, who was born in Israel, had a flourishing career as a comedian in her native hometown.
Garner's father, Thomas Garner, worked as a painter and an art teacher. Moreover, her sister, Anna Garner, is a writer, artist, and producer. As a matter of fact, Julia Garner is of Jewish descent.
6. Garner Was Enamoured With Bette Davis
Now, who isn't? Still, it seems like Garner took her fascination with the greatest Hollywood actress, Bette Davis, to the next level by following her footsteps. It was after watching Whatever Happened to Baby Jane? Garner started developing an interest in acting.
Furthermore, she also cites Roman Polanski's timeless piece Rosemary's Baby, as her favorite movie. At the age of 15, Garner started taking acting classes making her debut with the film Martha Marcy May Marlene just two years later.
5. Has Been Raising Awareness About The Coronavirus Through Her Instagram
The Coronavirus pandemic is wreaking havoc around the globe; it is only natural for people to show concern over each other. The 26-years old actress posted a picture of sanitizer in her Instagram account, @juliagarnerofficial, where she has 302k followers. With the post, she urged her fans not to take the pandemic lightly and stay indoors as much as possible to avoid falling victim to the deadly virus.
Garner also posted another picture showing her discontentment for not closing the public schools in New York amid the rise in death tolls because of the virus.
In the caption, Garner wrote, I am worried about the children and teachers. Most people take the subway to school/work. My sister and father are NYC public school teachers, and I’m very scared for them. @nycmayorsoffice, you need to stop this NOW before it’s too late." with the hashtag #closenycschools.
4. Is Julia Garner Related To Jennifer Garner?
Though Julia and Jennifer share a common surname, they are not related to each other. Jennifer grew up in West Virginia with father William John Garner, a chemical engineer and mother, Patricia Ann, an English teacher.
Moreover, Jennifer Garner has two siblings: Melissa Garner Wylie and Susannah Kay Garner Carpenter.
3. She Will Next Appear In Shonda Rhimes's Inventing Anna
The Emmy Award-winning actress will play as Anna Delvey, a convicted scammer who pretended to be wealthy German heiress in Shonda Rhimes's upcoming television series Inventing Anna.
In an interview with AM to DM Morning show, Garner cited the character as a challenging one, stating,
"It has been very fun playing this part but it is definitely a hard part. The accent is crazy, I will give you that, because she is from Germany and Russia."
The series is scheduled to premiere in 2020 on Netflix.
2. Is Married To Lead Singer Of Foster The People
The 26-years old actress tied the knot with lead vocalist Mark Foster, of the band Foster, the People in December 2019.
According to People Magazine, Garner wore a white-colored wedding dress covered in lace paired with satin bodice while Foster wore a black-colored tuxedo. Foster and Garner got engaged at the end of April while on a trip to Yellowstone National Park.
1. Won Emmy Award For Her Role In Ozark
Julie Garner played as 19 years old Ruth Langmore in the television series Ozark. For her performance in the series, Garner earned Emmy Awards in 2019 in the category Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.
Along with Garner, the series also features actors like Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Sofia Hublitz, Skylar Gaertner, Jordana Spiro, Jason Butler Harner, Esai Morales, Peter Mullan, Lisa Emery, Charlie Tahan, Janet McTeer, and Tom Pelphrey in the primary role.