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Betty Lou Bredemus Biography, Age, Death, Husband, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : August 20, 2018

Short Biography

Betty Lou Bredemus was born on 13-08-1934 in Minneapolis in the state of Minnesota, United States. She was an American Television Presenter & Theatre Actress.

Betty Lou Bredemus Complete Bio & Career

Betty Lou Bredemus was born on August 13, 1934. She was the mother of prestigious award (Oscar) winner actress Julia Roberts, Eric Roberts and the grandmother of Emma Roberts who has also served in the US Air Force. National Defense Service had honoured her with a medal for her services and contribution for Air Force base theatrical productions. She got married to Walter Grady Roberts in 1955, with whom she played in the play" George Washington"the first time and they got attracted towards each other.

 In April 1956 Bredemus and Grady Roberts got their first child who turned out to be a famous actor named Eric Roberts. In 1960, She started working at (Emory University) in the public relations area. In 1965, This couple decided to produce a program called "Bum Bum and his Buddies". In the first episode, Brad played the role of Bum Bum the clow. They both had created a short series named "Creole Capers". On the completion of just only fifteen episodes of "Buddies", This couple got indulged in creating a workshop for specifically Atlanta (Actors and writers) to help them cope with training programs for youth ages up to eighteen. Bredemus got the mother of Lisa's, who was born in 1965.

This workshop turned to become the most successful venture for this couple and even received a warm welcome from the children of Atlanta. Bredemus's gave birth to Julia Roberts in 1967. Bredemus's pregnancy caused a mixture in the workshop alliance, mainly because she had to refrain from performing several activities for the show. At the time of birth of Julia Roberts, Betty and Walter were had financial problems, and Coretta Scottkin suggested taking over the hospital bills.

 In 1972 when the workshop eventually closed after this couple got the failure to maintain their relations and this marriage ended at divorce. She married once again with Michael Motes in 1976, this couple has one daughter named Nancy. Michael Motes are offensive and irresponsible and often without work. Bredemus's and Mortis failed to run their marriage and got divorced in 1983. She came back to use her name before the wedding, Bredemus. She passed away on 19 February 2015 after fighting lung cancer in Los Angeles.

Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

She died on 19-02-2015 Lose Angeles, California, the United States at the age of 80 due to Cancer,

DEATHDAY 19 February,2015 (Sunday)
DEATH PLACE Los Angeles, California

Betty Lou Bredemus Family, Relatives and Other Relations

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Life's Important Dates Of Betty Lou Bredemus

Body Measurements

Breast Size 36
Waist Size 32
Hip Size 36
Body Figure 36-32-36
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Blue
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town United States
Nationality American
Religion N/A
Address Minneapolis , Minnesota, United States
School N/A
College high school in Austin
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Reading
Marital Status Married
Net Worth $12 Million


Favorite Color Red and Blue
Favorite Sport Football
Favorite Food Mexician Food

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Betty Lou Bredemus

  • She is the mother of Oscar-winning actress Julia Roberts.
  • She ran a workshop for enthusiastic writers as well as performers.
  • Her both daughters Julia and Lisa Roberts are actresses and even her son Eric is also a Hollywood actor & producer.

Betty Lou Bredemus Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Betty Lou Bredemus was 80 years 6 months & 6 days old age.