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This Roberts can do it on her own

entertainment Updated: Apr 18, 2011 00:36 IST

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She has Julia Roberts for an aunt, but Emma Roberts doesn’t ask the

Pretty Woman

for advice. The 20-year-old stars in the just released spine chiller,

Scream 4


“She (Julia) is really easygoing and loving. I don’t really ask for her advice, only because I haven’t really needed any so far. Everything’s good! I just kinda learned how to handle things myself. And my family and friends give me advice,” said Emma.

The daughter of actor Julia’s elder brother Eric Roberts, Emma was exposed to showbiz at a young age and made her acting debut with Ted Demme’s 2001 drama


— she was just nine then.

But she became popular after featuring as the lead character Addie Singer in the Nickelodeon series,


. Subsequently she did movies like

Hotel for Dogs


Valentine’s Day

. “When I was younger, I used to audition a lot. Now I go to meetings,” she says.