Jamie Lee Curtis Biography

Jamie Lee Curtis, Lady Haden-Guest is an American actress and author.

She made her film debut in 1978 by starring as Laurie Strode in John Carpenter's Halloween. A big hit, the film established her as a notable actress in horror, and she subsequently starred in Halloween II, The Fog, Prom Night, Terror Train, and Roadgames, gaining the status of "scream queen" to mainstream audiences. Curtis has since compiled a body of work that spans many genres, including the cult comedy films Trading Places, for which she won a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, A Fish Called Wanda, and True Lies, for which she won a Golden Globe for Best Actress in Musical or Comedy.

Curtis is the daughter of the actress Janet Leigh and actor Tony Curtis. She is married to actor, screenwriter, and director Christopher Guest, 5th Baron Haden-Guest. Her 1998 book Today I Feel Silly, and Other Moods That Make My Day made the best-seller list in The New York Times. She also appeared in advertisements, and is a blogger for The Huffington Post. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Jamie Lee Curtis
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor, Writer, Author, Voice Actor
Ethnicity:
Ashkenazi Jews, Hungarians, Hungarian American, White
Religion:
Judaism
Date of Birth:
November 22, 1958 (59)
Astrological Sign:
Sagittarius
Marriages
Jamie Lee Curtis Timeline
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