Julia Roberts has spent $20 million (GBP11.5 million) on a vast plot of land on the California coast, the first step towards building the house of her dreams.

The PRETTY WOMAN star is spending a further $610,000 (GBP350,000) to have a secluded mansion built on the land in Malibu.

Roberts, husband DANNY MODER, and their twins toddlers HAZEL PATRICIA and PHINNAEUS WALTER also have a home in New Mexico.