What is Jamie Lee Curtis doing? Bio, career, net worth, personal life, early life, facts

May 24, 2018What is Jamie Lee Curtis doing? Bio, career, net worth, personal life, early life, facts

Who is Jamie Lee?

Jamie Lee Curtis is an American actress and author of Children’s books. She gained name and fame from a horror movie called "Halloween". She has played in several horror movies which have also titled her as “The Scream Queen” or “The Queen of Screams”.

How did Jamie Lee Curtis start her career?

She started her struggle in acting media from late 70’s. She was seen doing single episodes in TV series like "Columbo", "The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries", and "Charlie’s Angels". In 1978, she worked on Comedy TV series ‘Operation Petticoat’ which did not last long. The same year she did her first horror movie ‘Halloween’ which became a super hit of that time. The unexpected success of ‘Halloween’ encouraged her to do more horror movies. After that movie is known as “The Scream Queen” or “The Queen of Screams” as she played the roles on several horror movies like ‘Halloween’, ‘The Fog’, ‘Terror Train’, ‘Prom Night’, ‘Road Games’ and ‘Halloween II’. Apart from these, some of her hit movies till date are ‘A Fish called Wanda’, ‘Trading Places’, ‘Forever Young’, ‘Nicholas’ Gift’, ‘Freaky Friday’, ‘True Lies’, ‘House Arrest’, ‘My Girl’, ‘You Again’, ‘Blue Steel’, etc.

Curtis is one of the few writers who not only gain critics but also got the reader. She is one of the successful Children’s books authors. Some of the Children’s book of Curtis are ‘When I was little: A Four –Year Old’s Memoir of Her Youth’, ‘Tell me again about the night I was born’, ‘Today I feel silly and others mood that makes my day’, ‘Big words for little people’, etc.

Awards and Achievement of Jamie Lee Curtis

Curtis received the ‘Festival du Film Policier de Cognac Special Mention Award’ for acting and also the ‘Mystfest Film Festival Award’ for best actress. She won ‘Best Supporting Actress Award’ in 1984. She also received the ‘Golden Globe Award’ for Best Performance in TV series and Motion Picture in 1990 and 1995 respectively. She got ‘People’s Choice Awards’ in 1990 and many more. Curtis received a Star on the Walk of Fame on September 3, 1998. Her new horror film "Halloween" will release on October 19, 2018. She is quite busy with the promotional work for the upcoming movie.

What can be the net worth of Jamie Lee Curtis?

The net worth of Jamie Lee Curtis is estimated to be $35 million. She has a house in Los
Angeles, California. She owns some cars, boats and other vehicles. She is one of the top 20 richest celebrities in Hollywood.

Who is in the personal life of Jamie Lee Curtis?

Curtis got engaged to a Hollywood production designer, J. Michael Riva in 1980 but due to some personal issues, they broke up. On December 18, 1984, she got married to a director and actor Christopher Guest. They adopted two children Annie Guest and Thoman Guest. In 1996, she became ‘The Lady Haden-Guest’ when her husband inherited the Barony of Haden-Guest, after the death of his father.

How was the early life of Jamie Lee Curtis?

Jamie Lee Curtis was born on November 22, 1958, in Los Angeles, California, the USA to the legendary actor Tony Curtis and actress Janet Leigh. Curtis has five siblings: Alexandra Curtis, Allegra Curtis, Ben Curtis, Kelly Curtis, and Nicholas Curtis. She completed her schooling at the All-girls Westlake School in Los Angeles. To pursue her higher studies, she went to the University of the Pacific, but after a semester she dropped out of the University to make her career in acting.

Facts about Jamie Lee Curtis

Some facts about Curtis are: she is a fan of World of Warcraft and has attended ComicCon and BlizzCon incognito. She will never have cosmetic surgery. She has no interest in clothing and fashion. All she has the interest is about the world happening around her. 


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