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Julia Roberts is ‘pulling strings’ to get her kids into Catholic schools on Sydney’s North Shore

Claims Julia Roberts is ‘pulling some strings’ to get her children enrolled into exclusive Catholic schools in Sydney’s affluent North Shore

Julia Roberts has continued to remain under the radar after arriving in Australia earlier this year with her family.

But it seems the Hollywood star has run into a speed bump with her children’s education during what is likely an extended stay Down Under, as she prepares to film movies later this year. 

According to The Daily Telegraph on Saturday, the 53-year-old, who was raised Catholic, trying to enroll her children into exclusive Catholic schools in Sydney’s affluent North Shore.

Doing her best: Julia Roberts (pictured) is ‘pulling some strings’ to get her children enrolled into exclusive Catholic schools in Sydney’s affluent North Shore, according to a new report

The Academy Award winner and her cinematographer husband Daniel Moder are parents to 16-year-old twins – son, Phinnaeus and daughter, Hazel – and youngest son Henry, 13.

As term two prepares for its final weeks, the publication reported that the Notting Hill star is said to calling on her friend, Nicole Kidman to help her out. 

Both Nicole and her sister Antonia Kidman were students of exclusive schools in Sydney’s North Shore.   

Family: The publication reported that Julia is calling on her friend, Nicole Kidman, to help her out. Pictured is Julia with her husband Daniel Moder and their children 16-year-old twins - son, Phinnaeus and daughter, Hazel - and son Henry, 13

Family: The publication reported that Julia is calling on her friend, Nicole Kidman, to help her out. Pictured is Julia with her husband Daniel Moder and their children 16-year-old twins – son, Phinnaeus and daughter, Hazel – and son Henry, 13

Connections: Both Nicole and her sister Antonia Kidman were students of exclusive schools in Sydney's North Shore. Pictured left to right is Nicole with her niece Lucia Hawley, and Nicole's sister Antonia

Connections: Both Nicole and her sister Antonia Kidman were students of exclusive schools in Sydney’s North Shore. Pictured left to right is Nicole with her niece Lucia Hawley, and Nicole’s sister Antonia

‘If anyone can pull some strings in getting accepted into a top Catholic school in North Sydney you would imagine it’s Nicole,’ a source told The Daily Telegraph. 

‘But even mega A-list movie stars have to meet a certain enrolment criteria,’ they added. 

Daily Mail Australia has contacted Julia Roberts’ publicity team for comment. 

'Grateful beyond measure': Last month, Julia shared an Instagram post urging others to get their Covid vaccines, as she did. She shared a photo of herself cosy blue jacket with pink sunglasses and excitedly told her fans in the caption that she is: 'Fully¿.VACCINATED!!!'

‘Grateful beyond measure’: Last month, Julia shared an Instagram post urging others to get their Covid vaccines, as she did. She shared a photo of herself cosy blue jacket with pink sunglasses and excitedly told her fans in the caption that she is: ‘Fully….VACCINATED!!!’

Last month, Julia shared an Instagram post urging others to get their Covid vaccines. 

She shared a photo of herself cosy blue jacket with pink sunglasses and excitedly told her fans in the caption that she is: ‘Fully….VACCINATED!!!’

‘Grateful beyond measure,’ she continued, ‘If you are not vaccinated and have the GOOD FORTUNE to get vaccinated- go, go,go! #weareinthistogether,’ she added.

Extended stay for work: Julia arrived Down Under back in March and is slated to film two movies alongside big names this year. Pictured is Julia with her husband Daniel

Extended stay for work: Julia arrived Down Under back in March and is slated to film two movies alongside big names this year. Pictured is Julia with her husband Daniel

Julia arrived Down Under back in March and is slated to film two movies alongside big names this year.

One of the projects is political thriller called Gaslit, centered on the infamous Watergate scandal, with Academy Award-winner Sean Penn and Australia’s own Joel Edgerton.

She will also reunite with Ocean’s Eleven co-star George Clooney to film the romantic comedy Ticket to Paradise, which will begin filming in Queensland later in the year.

Back together again: One of the projects is a reunion with Ocean's Eleven co-star George Clooney to film the romantic comedy Ticket to Paradise, which will begin filming in Queensland later in the year

Back together again: One of the projects is a reunion with Ocean’s Eleven co-star George Clooney to film the romantic comedy Ticket to Paradise, which will begin filming in Queensland later in the year

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