Curtis made it clear she's supporting Johansson in a piece she wrote for Time's 100 Most Influential People. "Don't f--k with this mama bear," Curtis wrote of Johansson. Johansson sued Disney ...
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Jamie Lee Curtis (born November 22, 1958) is an American actress and writer. She is the recipient of several accolades, including a BAFTA Award, two Golden Globe Awards and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1998.
Jamie Lee Curtis, Actress: Halloween. Jamie Lee Curtis was born on November 22, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of legendary actors Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis. She got her big break at acting in 1978 when she won the role of Laurie Strode in Halloween (1978). After that, she became famous for roles in movies like Trading Places (1983), Perfect (1985) and A Fish Called ...
- Early life and career
Jamie Lee Curtis was born on November 22, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of legendary actors Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis. She got her big break at acting in 1978 when she won the role of Laurie Strode in Halloween (1978). After that, she became famous for roles in movies like Trading Places (1983), Perfect (1985) and A Fish Called Wanda (1988). She starred in one of the biggest action films ever, True Lies (1994), for which she won a Golden Globe Award for her performance. Curtis also appeared on Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979), and starred in Death of a Centerfold: The Dorothy Stratten Story (1981) as the title role. Her first starring role was opposite Richard Lewis on the ABC situation comedy Anything But Love (1989). In 1998, she starred in Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998) in which she reprised her role that made her famous back in 1978.
Her paternal grandparents were Hungarian Jewish immigrants, while two of her maternal great-grandparents were Danish.
Jamie Lee served as an honorary chairperson for the Building Resilience for Young Children Dealing with Trauma program held at the Shakespeare Theatre - Harman Center for the Arts in Washington, D.C. She was an inspiration for the youth that were celebrated. Curtis was also given an award from US Department of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius and National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Rocco Landesman for her work on behalf of children through her charities and children's books.
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Apr 08, 2021 · Jamie Lee Curtis is an American actress who has headlined popular films such as 'Halloween,' 'A Fish Called Wanda,' 'True Lies' and 'Freaky Friday.'
2001. The Tailor of Panama. Louisa Pendel. 2001. Rudolph and the Island of Misfit Toys. Queen Camilla. 2000. Drowning Mona. Rona Mace.
- November 22, 1958
Oct 19, 2020 · Jamie Lee Curtis was born on 22nd November 1958, in Santa Monica. Jamie came to be recognized as Baroness formally, ‘Lady Haden-Guest’ following her husband’s inheritance of the Barony. Her debut film ‘Halloween,’ where she essayed the character of Laurie Strode, was a hit and establishing her as a prominent actress in the paranormal ...