Just a few women have in years past dared to venture into the male-dominated spheres of the entertainment industry and for the few female personalities who have done so, they have carved their names on the sand of time. Julie Michaels is one of such as she has earned herself a Prime Time Emmy award in the testosterone-powered niche as an amazing stuntwoman.
Julie Michaels is an embodiment of talent, she is an actress, producer, and stunt coordinator. Read on to learn more about her net worth, who her husband is, among other juicy stories about this blue-eyed blonde.
Julie Michaels Bio (Wiki)
Julie Michaels is a blue-eyed beautiful blonde who celebrates her birthday every 20th day of July. She was born in the year 1970 in Northwestern Washington D. C, of the United States of America.
Although there are no much to go by as regards her high school education, we, however, know that she went to the University of Washington where she was very active in the varsity’s gymnastics team and she was even part of the team that represented her college in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) at the age of sixteen. With that foundation set, her interest in the sports and Martial arts was heightened as she sought to learn more in Asia under the tutelage of Sensei Benny Urquidez.
Julie’s professional journey in film and television shows started in the late 80s after she met the veteran American film producer and actor Joel Silver. The seasoned producer starred her in the action film Road House as Denise the seductress and from then onwards, she has made appearances in other films like Point Break in 1991, Witchboard 2 (1993) as Susan, Jason Goes to Hell: Final Friday (1993) where she starred as Agent Elizabeth.
Later she assumed the character of Jane in the science fiction action film Batman & Robin (1997), before starring in Titanic (1997), 15 Minutes (2001) where she displayed her fighting skills. Julie also earned roles in the Action adventure film directed by Chuck Russell The Scorpion King (2002) alongside with Dwayne Johnson, she got a role in Rush Hour 3 as a French Patron in 2007.
Julie Michaels’ has also distinguished herself as a great actress in the following television series The Snow Man (1999) episode 1, a comedy talk show, she also featured in 24 in 2001, a crime action series which was followed by the comedy-drama, Desperate Housewives where she played a slutty woman in episode 1 in 2005, she partook in the comedy series of The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (2005). She then followed up with a role in, In Justice where she was cast as a Florist in 2006, she later starred in The Big Bang Theory in 2011. The Grey’s Anatomy also saw her play a role in 2018, while she got cast as Stacy Marshall a kidnapped doctor by a terrorist group, in the CBS aired drama series titled Seal Team (2018) the list goes on.
The actress is moreover, an accomplished stunt-woman who has shown us that whichever roles she is cut, she can expertly deliver including holding her ground in the male-dominated stunt field, where she pulled off strong stunts and even knocked horns in action-packed movies like Point Break. Her exploits made the news tabloid New York Times hailed her as Babe who nuked Keanu as she kicked the butts of Keanu Reeves in the film.
Besides the above, Julie Michaels also performed stunts in Batman Forever, Batman & Robin, Rush Hour 3, Titanic, and among others.
She serves as stunts coordinating personnel for the Home Box Office (HBO) The Newsroom and as a Director in the local board of the Screen Actors Guild American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (SAG-AFTRA)
The 5 ft 5 inches tall blonde has won a Prime Time Emmy awards for her outstanding performance as stunt woman in one of the shows and even the SAG-AFTRA nomination award in 2011 as well.
Her Net Worth
Julie Michaels has kept her earnings off the media and there is no information on how much she is worth since her career took off. However, we can safely say based on the fact she has been in some hit movies that her net worth will possibly be within that of her peers if not above.
The family of Julie Michaels, Her Husband or Spouse – Peewee Piemonte
She was groomed in the family that has a military background (Airforce precisely). Her family encouraged all its members irrespective of their gender to achieve whatever they set their minds on. Her parents are Julie Doreen and Juan Manuel, her dad Juan Manuel’s birth name was later changed to John Michaels, a name he felt would project him in the entertainment industry as he pursued a career in acting.
The blonde haired actress is probably one of the few celebrities that have just one partner with whom she has been romantically tied to. That person is no other than her stunt show husband Peewee Piemonte, who she is totally committed to. They got married in 1993. The duo met at the set of Jason Goes To Hell.
Peewee Piemonte is an American showman and stunt performer who is also famous for his role depiction in Jane The Virgin, and Southland in which he co-starred with his darling wife Julie Michaels. The handsome stunt puller has complemented his dear wife in high falls and dangerous stunts in some shows.
They both run their own entertainment company where they work as a casting agency for artists who need their services.