Jamie Lee Haden-Guest, Baroness Haden-Guest (née Curtis; conceived November 22, 1958) is an American on-screen character, maker, chief, creator, and dissident. She made her film make a big appearance in 1978, featuring as Laurie Strode in John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978). The film built up her as a “shout ruler”, and she in this manner featured in different thrillers all through the mid 1980s. She repeated the job of Laurie in four continuations, including Halloween H20 (1998) and Halloween (2018).
Curtis has assembled an assortment of film work that traverses numerous classes, including the religion comedies Trading Places (1983), for which she got a BAFTA for Best Supporting Actress, and A Fish Called Wanda (1988), for which she earned a BAFTA designation for Best Actress. She won a Golden Globe, an American Comedy Award and a Saturn Award for assuming the job of Helen Tasker in James Cameron’s True Lies (1994). Curtis’ different movies incorporate Blue Steel (1990), My Girl (1991), Forever Young (1992), The Tailor of Panama (2001), and Freaky Friday (2003).
Curtis got a Golden Globe and a People’s Choice Award for her depiction of Hannah Miller on the ABC sitcom, Anything But Love (1989– 1992). She earned an Emmy Award selection for her work in the TV film Nicholas’ Gift (1998). She additionally featured as Cathy Munsch on Fox’s Scream Queens (2015– 2016), for which she won her seventh Golden Globe selection.
Curtis is a little girl of Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis. She is hitched to Christopher Guest, with whom she has two received kids. She has composed various acclaimed youngsters’ books, with her 1998 discharge Today I Feel Silly, and Other Moods That Make My Day making The New York Times’ smash hit rundown. She is likewise a regular blogger for The Huffington Post. Curtis got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1998.
Curtis was conceived in Santa Monica, California, to performing artist Tony Curtis and performer Janet Leigh. Her fatherly grandparents were Hungarian Jewish migrants. Two of her maternal incredible grandparents were Danish, while whatever is left of her mom’s family is German and Scots-Irish. Curtis’ folks separated in 1962. After the separation, she said her dad was “not around” and “He was not a dad. He was not intrigued by being a dad.”
Curtis has a more established sister, Kelly Curtis, who is additionally an on-screen character, and a few half-kin (all from her dad’s remarriages): Alexandra, Allegra, Benjamin, and Nicholas Curtis (who passed on in 1994 of a medication overdose). Curtis went to Westlake School (now Harvard-Westlake School) in Los Angeles and Beverly Hills High School, and moved on from Choate Rosemary Hall. Coming back to California in 1976, she went to the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California. She thought about studying social work, however quit after one semester to seek after an acting vocation.
In 1987, Curtis documented a US patent application that in this manner issued as Patent No. 4,753,647. This is an alteration of a diaper with a dampness evidence stash containing wipes that can be taken out and utilized with one hand. Curtis declined to enable her development to be advertised until the point that organizations began offering biodegradable diapers, in spite of the fact that the full statutory term of this patent terminated February 20, 2007, and it is presently in general society space. She recorded a second US patent application identified with expendable diapers in 2016 which issued as US Patent 9,827,151 on November 28, 2017 and will terminate on September 7, 2036.
Curtis is a blogger for The Huffington Post online daily paper. On her site, Curtis discloses to her young perusers that she “moonlights as an on-screen character, picture taker, and storeroom coordinator”.