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17th Jun '13 10:38:07 PM Prfnoff
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[[caption-width-right:250:Watch out [[Franchise/{{Halloween}} Michael]], she is here to kick your ass.]]

'''Jamie Lee Curtis''' (born 1958) is an American actress

Daughter of Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis, she rose prominence in 1978 as ''the'' SlasherMovie FinalGirl in ''Film/{{Halloween 1978}}''. She then appeared in a string of horror movies in the early 80's which cemented her the status as a Scream Queen.

Nowadays she is more known for her appearances in drama and comedy films.

She is married to actor Christopher Guest and through him she obtained the status of {{the Baroness}} Haden-Guest

She has also written various children's books.
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!!Her filmography includes:

* ''Film/{{Halloween 1978}}'' (1978) as Laurie Strode.
* ''Film/TheFog'' (1980)
* ''Film/PromNight1980'' (1980)
* ''Film/TerrorTrain'' (1980)
* ''Film/EscapeFromNewYork'' (1981), as the narrator and the voice of a computer.
* ''Film/HalloweenII1981'' (1981) as Laurie Strode
* ''Film/HalloweenIIISeasonOfTheWitch'' (1982), as voice of the phone operator.
* ''Film/TradingPlaces'' (1983)
* ''Film/TheAdventuresOfBuckarooBanzaiAcrossThe8thDimension'' (1984) as Sandra Banzai. [[DeletedRole Her scenes were originally cut]], but they appear in the extended DVD release.
* ''Film/AFishCalledWanda'' (1988)
* ''Film/TrueLies'' (1994)
* ''TheHeidiChronicles'' (1995)
* ''Film/HouseArrest'' (1996)
* ''Film/FierceCreatures'' (1997), as Willa. The film is often touted to be a SpiritualSequel to ''A Fish Called Wanda''.
* ''Film/HalloweenH20TwentyYearsLater'' (1998) as Laurie Strode.
* ''Film/{{Virus}}'' (1999), as Foster. Jamie's biggest [[OldShame shame to date]].
* ''RudolphTheRedNosedReindeer And The Island Of Misfit Toys'' (2001), as Queen Camilla.
* ''Film/HalloweenResurrection'' (2002) as Laurie Strode.
* ''Film/FreakyFriday'' (2003)
* ''Film/BeverlyHillsChihuahua'' (2008)
* ''Film/ChristmasWithTheKranks'' (2004)
* ''YouAgain'' (2010)
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[[caption-width-right:250:Watch out [[Franchise/{{Halloween}} Michael]], she is here to kick your ass.]]

'''Jamie Lee Curtis''' (born 1958) is an American actress

Daughter of Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis, she rose prominence in 1978 as ''the'' SlasherMovie FinalGirl in ''Film/{{Halloween 1978}}''. She then appeared in a string of horror movies in the early 80's which cemented her the status as a Scream Queen.

Nowadays she is more known for her appearances in drama and comedy films.

She is married to actor Christopher Guest and through him she obtained the status of {{the Baroness}} Haden-Guest

She has also written various children's books.
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!!Her filmography includes:

* ''Film/{{Halloween 1978}}'' (1978) as Laurie Strode.
* ''Film/TheFog'' (1980)
* ''Film/PromNight1980'' (1980)
* ''Film/TerrorTrain'' (1980)
* ''Film/EscapeFromNewYork'' (1981), as the narrator and the voice of a computer.
* ''Film/HalloweenII1981'' (1981) as Laurie Strode
* ''Film/HalloweenIIISeasonOfTheWitch'' (1982), as voice of the phone operator.
* ''Film/TradingPlaces'' (1983)
* ''Film/TheAdventuresOfBuckarooBanzaiAcrossThe8thDimension'' (1984) as Sandra Banzai. [[DeletedRole Her scenes were originally cut]], but they appear in the extended DVD release.
* ''Film/AFishCalledWanda'' (1988)
* ''Film/TrueLies'' (1994)
* ''TheHeidiChronicles'' (1995)
* ''Film/HouseArrest'' (1996)
* ''Film/FierceCreatures'' (1997), as Willa. The film is often touted to be a SpiritualSequel to ''A Fish Called Wanda''.
* ''Film/HalloweenH20TwentyYearsLater'' (1998) as Laurie Strode.
* ''Film/{{Virus}}'' (1999), as Foster. Jamie's biggest [[OldShame shame to date]].
* ''RudolphTheRedNosedReindeer And The Island Of Misfit Toys'' (2001), as Queen Camilla.
* ''Film/HalloweenResurrection'' (2002) as Laurie Strode.
* ''Film/FreakyFriday'' (2003)
* ''Film/BeverlyHillsChihuahua'' (2008)
* ''Film/ChristmasWithTheKranks'' (2004)
* ''YouAgain'' (2010)
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17th Apr '13 8:36:00 PM shawn_allen
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* ''Film/BeverlyHillsChihuahua (2008)

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* ''Film/BeverlyHillsChihuahua ''Film/BeverlyHillsChihuahua'' (2008)
17th Apr '13 8:35:26 PM shawn_allen
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* ''Film/BeverlyHillsChihuahua (2008)
23rd Nov '12 12:05:18 PM erforce
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* ''Film/PromNight'' (1980)

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* ''Film/PromNight'' ''Film/PromNight1980'' (1980)
24th Aug '12 10:31:23 PM erforce
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** ''Film/HalloweenII1981'' (1981)
** ''Film/HalloweenIIISeasonOfTheWitch'' (1982), as voice of the phone operator.
** ''Film/HalloweenH20TwentyYearsLater'' (1998)
** ''Film/HalloweenResurrection'' (2002)



* ''Film/HalloweenII1981'' (1981) as Laurie Strode
* ''Film/HalloweenIIISeasonOfTheWitch'' (1982), as voice of the phone operator.



* ''AFishCalledWanda'' (1988)

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* ''AFishCalledWanda'' ''Film/AFishCalledWanda'' (1988)



* ''HouseArrest'' (1996)

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* ''HouseArrest'' ''Film/HouseArrest'' (1996)



* ''Film/HalloweenH20TwentyYearsLater'' (1998) as Laurie Strode.



* ''Film/HalloweenResurrection'' (2002) as Laurie Strode.



* ''ChristmasWithTheKranks'' (2004)

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* ''ChristmasWithTheKranks'' ''Film/ChristmasWithTheKranks'' (2004)
23rd Aug '12 4:45:43 AM erforce
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* ''Film/{{Halloween}}'' (1978) as Laurie Strode.

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* ''Film/{{Halloween}}'' ''Film/{{Halloween 1978}}'' (1978) as Laurie Strode.
23rd Aug '12 4:45:25 AM erforce
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[[caption-width-right:250:Watch out [[Film/{{Halloween}} Michael]], she is here to kick your ass.]]

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[[caption-width-right:250:Watch out [[Film/{{Halloween}} [[Franchise/{{Halloween}} Michael]], she is here to kick your ass.]]



Daughter of Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis, she rose prominence in 1978 as ''the'' SlasherMovie FinalGirl in ''Film/{{Halloween}}''. She then appeared in a string of horror movies in the early 80's which cemented her the status as a Scream Queen.

to:

Daughter of Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis, she rose prominence in 1978 as ''the'' SlasherMovie FinalGirl in ''Film/{{Halloween}}''.''Film/{{Halloween 1978}}''. She then appeared in a string of horror movies in the early 80's which cemented her the status as a Scream Queen.



** ''Halloween II'' (1981)

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** ''Halloween II'' ''Film/HalloweenII1981'' (1981)



** ''Halloween [=H2O=]'' (1998)
** ''Halloween Resurrection'' (2002)

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** ''Halloween [=H2O=]'' ''Film/HalloweenH20TwentyYearsLater'' (1998)
** ''Halloween Resurrection'' ''Film/HalloweenResurrection'' (2002)
18th Jul '12 2:25:23 AM erforce
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** ''HalloweenIIISeasonOfTheWitch'' (1982), as voice of the phone operator.

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** ''HalloweenIIISeasonOfTheWitch'' ''Film/HalloweenIIISeasonOfTheWitch'' (1982), as voice of the phone operator.



* ''TradingPlaces'' (1983)
* ''TheAdventuresOfBuckarooBanzaiAcrossTheEighthDimension'' (1984) as Sandra Banzai. Her scenes were originally cut, but they appear in the extended DVD release.

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* ''TradingPlaces'' ''Film/TradingPlaces'' (1983)
* ''TheAdventuresOfBuckarooBanzaiAcrossTheEighthDimension'' ''Film/TheAdventuresOfBuckarooBanzaiAcrossThe8thDimension'' (1984) as Sandra Banzai. [[DeletedRole Her scenes were originally cut, cut]], but they appear in the extended DVD release.
2nd Jul '12 4:56:31 AM LordGro
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* ''FierceCreatures'' (1997), as Willa. The film is often touted to be a SpiritualSequel to ''A Fish Called Wanda''.

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* ''FierceCreatures'' ''Film/FierceCreatures'' (1997), as Willa. The film is often touted to be a SpiritualSequel to ''A Fish Called Wanda''.



9th Jun '12 4:39:19 AM erforce
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* ''TheFog'' (1980)
* ''PromNight'' (1980)
* ''TerrorTrain'' (1980)
* ''EscapeFromNewYork'' (1981), as the narrator and the voice of a computer.

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* ''TheFog'' ''Film/TheFog'' (1980)
* ''PromNight'' ''Film/PromNight'' (1980)
* ''TerrorTrain'' ''Film/TerrorTrain'' (1980)
* ''EscapeFromNewYork'' ''Film/EscapeFromNewYork'' (1981), as the narrator and the voice of a computer.



* ''TrueLies'' (1994)

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* ''TrueLies'' ''Film/TrueLies'' (1994)



* ''YouAgain'' (2010)

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* ''YouAgain'' (2010)(2010)

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