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Jamie Lee Curtis was born in Los Angeles, California in 1958. She is the child of Hollywood legends Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh. She began her film career with such horror films as "Halloween" and "The Fog." In 1983 she starred in "Trading Places" with Eddie Murphy and she won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. She became recognized as a comedic actress. In 1994 she won a Golden Globe award for her role in "True Lies." In 1993 she began writing children's books with her illustrator, Laura Cornell. Two of her New York Times Best Sellers are, My Brave Year of Firsts: Tries, Sighs, and High Fives, in 2012 and This is me: A Story of Who We Are and Where We Came From, in 2016. She has been married to Christopher Guest since 1984. The couple has two adopted children, Anne Hayden Guest and Thomas Hayden Guest. She resides in California (Bowker Author Biography)
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Is There Really a Human Race? 771 copies, 35 reviews
Where Do Balloons Go? 752 copies, 29 reviews
Big Words for Little People 529 copies, 27 reviews
Spice World [1997 film] (Screenwriter) 36 copies
Letters From Camp 22 copies, 2 reviews
A Fish Called Wanda [1988 film] (Actor) 323 copies, 4 reviews
True Lies [1994 film] (Actress) 298 copies, 3 reviews
Freaky Friday [2003 film] 287 copies, 2 reviews
Knives Out [2019 Film] (Actor) 257 copies, 5 reviews
Trading Places [1983 film] (Actor) 238 copies, 2 reviews
Halloween [1978 film] (Actor) 235 copies, 2 reviews
The Fog [1980 film] (Actor) 118 copies
My Girl [1991 film] 82 copies, 2 reviews
Halloween II [1981 film] (Actor) 80 copies
Halloween [2018 film] (Actor) 76 copies
The Tailor of Panama [2001 film] (Actor) 72 copies, 2 reviews
Virus [1999 film] (Actor) 54 copies, 1 review
Fierce Creatures [1997 film] 46 copies, 2 reviews

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