Jamie Lee Curtis is a famous actor and author from the United States. She was born in 1958. She also has another identity. She is the daughter of famous actors Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh. Her husband is famous as well. He is Christopher Guest, an actor, director and screenwriter. She initially started her career in feature films with horror movies. Her performances in those genres of movies had earned her the name of ‘scream queen’ towards the mainstream audiences. She had debuted with the horror movie named Halloween.
Curtis has worked in various horror movies following the success of the debut movie. She could finally shed her image as a lone survivor in horror movies with the film named Trading Places in 1983. She won a BAFTA award s well for her performance in this movie. Some of her major successful movies include A Fish Called Wanda, True Lies, Freaky Friday, You Again and many more. She is also a well-known face in TV as well. Her notable works in TV include Anything But Love.
Curtis is also an acclaimed Children’s Book Author as well. She has written almost 10 books all of which are published by Harper Collins. One of her books named ‘today I Feel Silly, and Other Moods That Make My Day’ in 1998 was in the list of Best Sellers in the New York Times. She is a regular blogger who works in The Huffington Post. She had also patented an invention of a kind of diaper.