Julia Louis-Dreyfus' advice to struggling actors: 'Sleep around'

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus' advice to struggling actors: 'Sleep around'
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 6 -- Pictured: (l-r) Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Daria, Robert Blake, Eddie Murphy as Buckwheat during the monologue on November 13, 1982 -- Photo by: NBC/NBCU Photo Bank
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 1 -- Pictured: (l-r) Julia Louis-Dreyfus as April May June, Brad Hall as Pastor Doug during the 'PTC Club' skit on September 25, 1982 -- Photo by: Al Levine/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 1 -- Pictured: Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Martha during the 'Calvin Klein Cream Pies' skit on October 8, 1983 -- (Photo by: Alan Singer/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- Episode 11 -- Pictured: (l-r) Gary Kroeger as Rory, Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Becky during the 'El Dorko' skit on January 28, 1984 -- Photo by: Reggie Lewis/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
SEINFELD -- 'The Hot Tub' Episode 5 -- Pictured: (l-r)Jerry Seinfeld as himself, Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Elaine Benes, Jeremiah Birkett as Jean-Paul (Photo by Barry Slobin/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
SEINFELD -- Season 3 -- Pictured: Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Elaine Benes (Photo by Chris Haston/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 30: Actress Julia Louis-Dreyfus arrives at the 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 30, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is one of the most celebrated actresses in Hollywood.

She has won five Emmys for her work on three different, beloved television shows, and has been nominated another 10 times. She also has a Golden Globe on her mantel, and is starring in Veep, one of TV's most acclaimed comedies.

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So what does this titan of comedy and acting suggest to all the up-and-coming stars looking to find success in the treacherous waters of Hollywood? Well, her advice is two-fold.

"Make your own work," Julia, 54, told ET's Brooke Anderson on the red carpet outside the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday.

And her second bit of advice? "Sleep around," the star said, smiling.

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Julia also teased the upcoming season four premiere of Veep, joking, "It's a ball-buster."

Check out the video for more from Julia at the 2015 SAG Awards

Season four of Veep airs Sunday, April 12 on HBO.

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