Celebrity Julia Roberts: Hee-Haw By Stephen M. Silverman Published on September 16, 1998 12:00 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Stop the presses. The Mexico City newspaper El Norte reports that Julia Roberts was having a hard time sleeping on the location of her new movie, “The Mexican,” costarring Brad Pitt. What was wrong? A donkey was braying outside her hotel window — forcing a security guard to remove the culpable jackass. Sleep well, Julia.