Julie grew up on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Her father,
Neil, was a musical arranger, who wrote jingles for products such
as Tic-Tacs and Fig Newtons. Her mother, Naomi, is a freelance book
agent. A 10 year younger brother, James, works for the New York
City Parks Department. At 12, she attended the exclusive Dalton
School, where she became friends with 'Mary Stuart Masterson' (qv).
While there, an agent urged her to try out for a role in the movie
"Pretty Baby". She didn't get it, but it did lead to a role on the
soap "Guiding Light". She majored in theatre arts at Brown
University and graduated in 1987. She worked as a waitress in Los
Angeles, while seeking her acting break. In 1995, she married
writer-director Jonathan Prince.
Biography courtesy of the Internet Movie Database (www.imdb.com).