Julia Stiles received an Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award nominations for her work on Showtime's hit DEXTER opposite Michael C. Hall. Film credits include THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK opposite Bradley Cooper, Robert DeNiro, Jennifer Lawrence, the BOURNE trilogy, MONA LISA SMILE, THE OMEN, O, SAVE THE LAST DANCE, and 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU.
Julia Stiles received Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award nominations for her work on Showtime's hit DEXTER opposite Michael C. Hall. She will next reprise her role as ‘Nicky Parsons’ in the upcoming installment of the BOURNE franchise, directed by Paul Greengrass and opposite Matt Damon. She will also star in Neil Jordan’s new series for Sky Atlantic, RIVIERA, shooting later this year. Stiles can be seen in the upcoming feature films GO WITH ME opposite Anthony Hopkins and Ray Liotta; BEYOND DECEIT opposite Al Pacino and Anthony Hopkins; and THE GREAT GILLY HOPKINS opposite Glenn Close and Kathy Bates. Other film credits include THE SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK, CLOSED CIRCUIT, IT’S A DISASTER, BETWEEN US, MONA LISA SMILE, THE OMEN, STATE & MAIN, THE BUSINESS OF STRANGERS, O, SAVE THE LAST DANCE, and 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU. She recurred on Fox’s THE MINDY PROJECT, and stars in BLUE on Hulu for the WIGS Network, for which she also writes and directs the series PALOMA. Theater credits include the London and Broadway revival of David Mamet's OLEANNA, Shakespeare-in-the-Park's TWELFTH NIGHT, and FRAN’S BED at Playwrights Horizons.
Called "one of the most fearless and talented actresses in Hollywood" by the Los Angeles Times, Julia Stiles continues to exhibit a rare sophistication in the characters she plays on screen and on stage.
Stiles will next reprise her role as ‘Nicky Parsons’ in the upcoming installment of the BOURNE franchise, directed by Paul Greengrass and opposite Matt Damon. She can be seen in the upcoming independent film GO WITH ME, opposite Anthony Hopkins, Ray Liotta, and Alexander Ludwig, and directed by Daniel Alfredson (THE GIRL WHO PLAYED WITH FIRE and THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNETS’ NEST). Stiles plays ‘Lillian,’ a woman who has returned to the Pacific Northwest and seeks the aid of an ex-logger (Hopkins) to rid her hometown of a former cop turned crime lord (Liotta). GO WITH ME premiered at the Venice Film Festival. She can also be seen in the upcoming Lionsgate thriller MISCONDUCT opposite Al Pacino, Anthony Hopkins, and Josh Duhamel, about a lawyer who takes on a powerful pharmaceutical company and uncovers a world of blackmail and corruption. She is also featured in the THE GREAT GILLY HOPKINS, based on Katherine Paterson’s popular book, opposite Glenn Close and Kathy Bates.
Stiles was recently seen as Morgan’s love interest (and a recovering hoarder) on THE MINDY PROJECT (Fox). Recent film credits include OUT OF THE DARK, a Jonathan King/Participant film directed by the Spanish filmmaker Lluis Quilez; CLOSED CIRCUIT (Focus Features), directed by John Crowley and opposite Eric Bana and Rebecca Hall; BETWEEN US, an adaptation of Joe Hortua's off-Broadway play, opposite Taye Diggs; and IT’S A DISASTER, directed by Todd Berger and starring America Ferrera and David Cross.
Stiles starred as ‘Veronica’ in the critically acclaimed SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (The Weinstein Company) opposite Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert DeNiro and Chris Tucker, directed by David O. Russell. SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK was named one of The American Film Institute’s 10 Best Films of 2012 and was nominated for four 2013 Golden Globe Awards including “Best Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical,” four 2013 SAG Awards including “Best Ensemble in a Motion Picture,” and eight 2013 Academy Awards including "Best Picture.'
In 2011, Stiles received Emmy and Golden Globe nominations for her work on Showtime's critically acclaimed series DEXTER opposite Michael C. Hall. She portrayed a mysterious woman who develops a distinct relationship with DEXTER throughout the course of Season Five.
Stiles has been at the forefront of the new world of digital media and content. She stars in the HULU web series BLUE, directed by Rodrigo Garcia and produced by Jon Avnet for the WIGS network. Julia also teamed up with WIGS to create the web series PALOMA, which she wrote and directed for two seasons.
Over the years, Stiles has made her mark on the big screen starring in the BOURNE Trilogy; three Shakespearean film adaptations: Michael Almereyda's HAMLET, O, and TEN THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU, for which she earned a 2000 MTV Movie Award for Best Female Breakthrough Performance and the Chicago Film Critics Award for Most Promising Actress. She also earned critical praise starring in Patrick Stettner's independent feature, THE BUSINESS OF STRANGERS, opposite Stockard Channing. The film premiered at the 2001 Sundance Film Festival and the Toronto International Film Festival.
Additional film credits include SAVE THE LAST DANCE, for which she was nominated for two MTV Movie Awards, and David Mamet's STATE & MAIN, with William H. Macy, Alec Baldwin, Philip Seymour Hoffman, and Sarah Jessica Parker. That film won a 2000 National Board of Review Award for Best Ensemble Cast. She also starred opposite Liev Schreiber in the remake of the 1976 horror classic THE OMEN, and in MONA LISA SMILE opposite Julia Roberts.
Stiles began her career on stage at La MaMa Theatre, and has since appeared in Shakespeare-in-the-Park's TWELFTH NIGHT, the London and Broadway revival of David Mamet's OLEANNA with Aaron Eckhart and Bill Pullman respectively; and opposite Mia Farrow in James Lapine's FRAN'S BED.
Stiles also wrote and directed a short film RAVING starring Zooey Deschanel, for ELLE magazine's film series. The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival and on the Sundance Channel.
Julia is a graduate of Columbia University.