By Connie Rusk For Mailonline. Julie Andrews has revealed she felt she was protected from the casting couch because she was married to Blake Edwards and had children. The actress, 84, admitted she was 'certainly aware of the tales', which saw actors and actresses being pressured into having sex with sleazy casting agents to get sought-after parts, in an interview with The Guardian. Julie got her big break in Hollywood in , when she was cast as Mary Poppins.
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Sexual harassment accusations are foreign to Julie Andrews. The Oscar-winning actress said she was never sexually harassed in Hollywood. She believes she avoided those kinds of situations because she was married to filmmaker Blake Edwards. Julie Andrews believes it was her family that protected her from the casting couch. Andrews married the filmmaker in
Julia Elizabeth Wells was born on October 1, , in England. Her mother, Barbara Ward Morris , and stepfather, both vaudeville performers, discovered her freakish but undeniably lovely four-octave singing voice and immediately got her a singing career. She performed in music halls throughout her childhood and teens, and at age 20, she launched her stage career in a London Palladium production of "Cinderella". Andrew came to Broadway in with "The Boy Friend", and became a bona fide star two years later in , in the role of Eliza Doolittle in the unprecedented hit "My Fair Lady". Her star status continued in , when she starred in the TV-production of Cinderella and through , when she played "Guenevere" in "Camelot".