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Jamie Lee Curtis stars in FOX's horror-comedy anthology series "Scream Queens."

Jamie Lee Curtis has demonstrated her versatility as a film actress with starring roles in such acclaimed films as the blockbuster "True Lies" opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger, for which she won a Golden Globe award as well as an American Comedy Award, and "Trading Places" with Eddie Murphy and Dan Aykroyd, for which she earned a BAFTA (British Film Academy Award) for Best Supporting Actress.

Curtis recently starred
in "Veronica Mars," opposite Kristen Bell, the comedy "You Again," the box-office hit "Beverly Hills Chihuahua," "Christmas with the Kranks" with Tim Allen, and "Freaky Friday," for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe. She also appeared in the drama "The Tailor of Panama" along with Pierce Brosnan and Geoffrey Rush, as well as "Halloween: H20," which was the 20-year sequel to "Halloween," the now-classic film which first brought her to the attention of audiences worldwide. Other memorable leading film-role performances include "A Fish Called Wanda", for which she received dual nominations with BAFTA and the Golden Globes, "Fierce Creatures," "Virus," "Dominick and Eugene," "Blue Steel," "My Girl," "My Girl II," "Forever Young," "Mother's Boys," "House Arrest" and "Love Letters."

In television, Curtis co-starred opposite Richard Lewis in the acclaimed sitcom "Anything but Love," which earned her both a Golden Globe and People's Choice Award, as well as TNT's adaptation of the Wendy Wasserstein play "The Heidi Chronicles" which also earned her a Golden Globe nomination. In 1998 Curtis starred in the CBS television film "Nicholas' Gift," for which she received an Emmy nomination. More recently, she had recurring roles in FOX's comedy "New Girl" and CBS's drama "NCIS."

Curtis is also a best-selling author of children's books. Her titles include "My Mommy Hung the Moon," "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 Other Moods That Make My Day," "I'm Gonna Like Me," "Where Do Balloons Go?," "It's Hard to Be Five," "Is There Really a Human Race" and "Big Words for Little People."

Curtis is an AIDS activist and has a deep and active connection to many children's charities, which include Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh and Children's Hospital of Los Angeles. She also is the official spokesperson for CAAF (Children Affected by AIDS Foundation) and serves on its executive Advisory Board. In addition, she is also on the board of the Starlight Starbright Children's Foundation.

Curtis is the mother of Annie and Thomas. Curtis has been married for 25 years to actor/director Christopher Guest.

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Age: 57 years old
Birthday: November 22, 1958
Height: 5' 7"
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CA
Husband: Christopher Guest

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