• Julia Goldani Telles is an American actress and former ballet dancer, best known for her role in "Bunheads".
• She has an estimated net worth of over $500,000, earned from her acting career.
• She was born in Los Angeles, California to a Mexican-American father and Brazilian mother, and is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
• She trained in ballet before a hip injury forced her to turn to acting.
• Julia is currently studying at Columbia University and her favorite song is "What I Like About You" by The Romantics.
- 1 Who is Julia Goldani Telles?
- 2 How rich is she, as of now? Julia Goldani Telles Net Worth and Assets
- 3 Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity
- 4 Educational Background and Ballet
- 5 Rise to Fame as Sasha Torres in “Bunheads”
- 6 Guest-Starring Appearances
- 7 Main Role in “The Affair”
- 8 Recent Years
- 9 Appearance and Vital Statistics
- 10 Personal Life, Hobbies, and Favorites
Who is Julia Goldani Telles?
Julia Goldani Telles was born on 18 March 1995 under the sign of Pisces, in Los Angeles, California USA. She is a 24-year-old ballet dancer and actress, probably best recognized for starring in the role of Sasha Torres in “Bunheads”, playing Whitney Solloway in “The Affair”, and featuring as Iris in “The Girlfriend Experience”.
How rich is she, as of now? Julia Goldani Telles Net Worth and Assets
As of early 2020, Julia Goldani Telles’ net worth is estimated at over $500,000, earned from being active in the film industry as a professional actress, who has starred in more than 12 TV and film titles since her career started in 2012.
Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity
Julia Goldani Telles is the only child of a Mexican-American father, Edward Eric Telles, who works as a sociologist, and a Bralizian mother, Ana Maria Goldani. Her nationality is American and she’s of mixed ethnicity. She spent the first years of life in her hometown of Los Angeles, then when she was two, the family moved to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. There, Julia started training in ballet as a five-year-old girl, but during the same year her family returned to Los Angeles, but relocated once again to New York City when she was 13 years old.
Educational Background and Ballet
Julia went to Professional Children’s School, located in Manhattan, New York. She trained in ballet professionally at the School of American Ballet, after which she also attended Ballet Academy East. At the time, Julia took part in such ballet performances as “Don Quixote”, “Nutcracker”, “Swan Lake”, and “Sleeping Beauty”. However, after suffering a serious hip injury at the age of 15, Julia was forced to quit her dreams of becoming a professional ballet dancer. To avoid depression Julia moved her focus to acting, and enrolled in a drama course.
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She is currently studying at Columbia University. Julia is fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Rise to Fame as Sasha Torres in “Bunheads”
Julia Goldani Telles’ professional acting career started when she was cast in her first role after her first audition, in the main role of Sasha Torres in the comedy-drama series “Bunheads”, alongside Sutton Foster, Bailey De Young, and Kaitlyn Jenkins. The series was created by Lamar Demon and Amy Sherman-Palladino, and follows the life of a former ballet dancer. It premiered on the ABC Family network in June 2011, but was cancelled after one season.
As a part of the series, Julia also featured in the music video for Nat & Alex Wolff’s song “Greatest Prize” in 2012.
Following that disappointment, Julia made a guest-starring appearance as Morgan in the episode “The Bogeyman” of the CBS police procedural drama series “Blue Bloods” in 2014. During the same year, she also guest-starred as Amelia Strong in the episode “Hungry Like The Wolf” of The CW’s teen comedy-drama series “The Carrie Diaries”, which is the prequel of the HBO comedy-drama series “Sex And The City”, and then was cast as Mandy in three episode of the Showtime medical comedy-drama series “Nurse Jackie”.
She also played Olivia in the 2014 short drama “Any Other Friday”, directed by Peter Paul Basler.
Main Role in “The Affair”
Afterwards, Julia joined the cast of the drama series “The Affair” – it was created by Hagai Levi and Sarah Treem. She portrayed the main role of Whitney Solloway in all five seasons and 53 episodes, aired on the Showtime network from October 2014 to November 2019.
The series also features such actors as Maura Tierney, Ruth Wilson, Joshua Jackson, and Dominic West. Concurrently, Julia also played Sandee Martin in the Netflix comedy-drama mini-series “Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life” (2016).
In 2018 she made her film debut, in the role of Tami Douscher in Dan Gregor’s comedy “Most Likely To Murder”, followed by her portrayals of Hallie in the supernatural horror “Slender Man”, directed by Sylvain White, and Emma Harper in the supernatural western horror film “The Wind”.
Most recently, Julia joined the main cast as Iris in the third season of the Starz anthology drama series “The Girlfriend Experience”. It is also announced that she will feature as Julia Adams in the upcoming drama “The Space Between”, and appears in another upcoming drama film, entitled “Looks That Kill”.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
The young actress has long dark brown hair and blue eyes.
Julia stands at a height of 5ft 7ins (1.70m), while her weight is approximately 119lbs (54kgs), and her vital statistics are 32-23-34. Her bra size is 32A and shoe size is 7 (US).
Personal Life, Hobbies, and Favorites
Julia Goldani Telles tends to keep her love life away from the public eye; it’s assumed that she is single at the moment. Her residence is still in New York City, which she shares with her pet dog. In her spare time, Julia enjoys writing, and has a huge collection of her own journals. Her favorite song is “What I Like About You” by The Romantics.