Julia Roberts' age-defying genes never fail. At the premiere last night for Charlie Wilson's War, the actress showed up in a classic, simple black dress -- quite the opposite of the real Joanne Herring, the Houston socialite she portrays in the film.
The last time Roberts appeared onscreen as a real-life character, she won an Academy Award. Remember Erin Brockovich? There's not really the same Oscar buzz this year, but Roberts still paints a pretty picture. Here’s a side-by-side of Julias (and her real-life counterparts) then and now: