Julia Perez or Jupe (born Yuli Rachmawati, July 15, 1980 in Jakarta), is an Indonesian actress, dangdut singer,model, announcer, and political candidate. She has been dubbed "sex bomb" because of her sexy performances.
Her career began in France. Her relationship with Damien Perez opened her opportunity to model for FHM and Maxim magazines in France. Because of her layout in FHM and Maxim, Jupe was nominated as one of the 100 Sexiest Women in the World.
In 2010, Perez announced her candidacy for local office in Pacitan, Indonesia.