Jamie Lee Curtis still remains not only an attractive actress, but also a beloved wife and mother of his adopted children. For many years she tried to cope with life's difficulties, which sometimes heaped a huge burden, not allowing her to breathe and develop. In the end, she achieved tremendous success in her career.
Jamie Lee Curtis is currently considered not only a very popular American actress, but also the author of books for children. At one time she was known as the beautiful "scream queen", and all this thanks to her very first roles in the following films: "School Ball", "Fog", "Halloween". She also won the popular Saturn and BAFTA awards, as well as several Golden Globes.
The beautiful Jamie was born in the fall of 1958 in California. Her parents were famous actors named Tony Curtis, as well as Janet Lee. Among the popular works in which they starred, the most popular were: "The Mummy Alive", "Only Girls in Jazz", as well as "Big Races", "Perfect Vacation", "The Forsyte Saga" and "Psycho". They were most relevant in the 50s and 60s. Father and mother decided to divorce in 1962. Her beloved paternal grandparents were Jewish immigrants from Hungary.
Jamie also had a sister named Kelly, who was also considered a great actress. Among other things, her father had several children from other marriages, the fact is that Tony has been married many times. Little Curtis studied at one school, then her parents transferred her to another. After some time, she entered the large University of the Pacific, which was located in California. The girl wanted to specialize in work in the social sphere, but the very first year was very difficult, and she left her studies to devote all her free time to her acting career.
Curtis first starred in the film in 1978. The first work was a painting by John Carpenter called "Halloween". He gained unprecedented popularity and is still considered to be, perhaps, the best in its genre. It tells about a dangerous maniac named Michael Myers, who simply escaped from a mental hospital. The fact is that he killed his own sister. After leaving the hospital, a mentally ill man decided to pursue Laurie, who was played by Jamie.
As soon as the actress starred in this film, she was considered the most attractive in the horror genre. Later, several more Halloween sequels were filmed, in which Jamie also took part. Unfortunately, the original picture could not be repeated. But all the same, the girl was considered the "scream queen" for a long time.
Personal life of the actress
In the winter of 1984, the girl decided to connect her life with a composer and actor named Christopher Guest, who starred in the following films: "Night at the Museum 2", "The Princess Bride", "A Few Good Guys". She was actually madly in love with him. But they did not have children, although they took two foster children.
Jamie is also the godmother of Jake Gyllenhaal, who starred in Brokeback Mountain, and is a close friend to Sigourney Weaver. In the past, Curtis suffered from serious problems related to addiction to pain relievers and alcohol. In 1999, she managed to cope with it, which became her greatest achievement in life.