Hazel Moder is the daughter of two Hollywood A-listers, Julia Roberts and Daniel Moder. Despite her young age, she is already making waves in the entertainment industry as an up-and-coming actress and filmmaker.
Early Life and Background
Hazel Patricia Moder was born on November 28, 2004, in Los Angeles, California. She is the second child of Julia Roberts and Daniel Moder, who have been married since 2002. Her parents are both successful figures in the film industry, with Roberts being a three-time Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning actress, and Moder being a renowned cinematographer.
Despite her parents’ fame, Hazel has largely been kept out of the public eye. She has only been seen in public a handful of times, and her parents have been protective of her privacy. However, it is clear that Hazel has inherited her parents’ talent and passion for the film industry.
Hazel made her acting debut in the 2021 romantic comedy “The Card Counter,” directed by Paul Schrader. She played the role of Cirk’s daughter, and her performance was praised by critics for its naturalness and authenticity. Schrader, who has directed classic films such as “Taxi Driver” and “Raging Bull,” praised Hazel’s performance in an interview, saying that she had a “natural gift” for acting.
Aside from acting, Hazel has also expressed interest in pursuing a career behind the camera. She has been credited as a cinematographer on a few short films, including “Her Loss” and “Bastards.” Her father, Daniel Moder, has been supportive of her aspirations, saying in an interview that he is proud of her interest in filmmaking and that he would be happy to work with her in the future.
Hazel is a private person and has not shared much about her personal life with the public. However, her parents have spoken about their close relationship with her and their efforts to give her a normal childhood despite their fame. In an interview with People magazine, Julia Roberts said that she and her husband try to “maintain the normalcy of our family” and that Hazel is “very interested in making sure that the things that are important to her remain important.”
Hazel Moder may be young, but she has already made a name for herself in the film industry. With her natural talent, dedication, and passion for filmmaking, she is sure to have a bright future ahead of her. As the daughter of two Hollywood icons, she has big shoes to fill, but with her impressive debut performance in “The Card Counter,” she has shown that she is up to the challenge. It will be exciting to see what she accomplishes in the years to come.