See the Jamie Lee Curtis Net Worth 2019 and Salary here. Jamie Lee Curtis, Lady Haden-Guest is an American actress and author. She made her film debut in 1978 by starring as Laurie Strode in John Carpenter’s Halloween.
How rich is Jamie Lee Curtis, a famous American actress? She was born on November 22, 1958 in Santa Monica, California, United States. She started her career in 1977 and since Jamie managed to save up a net worth of $35 million. She is famous not only for the performances on many movies, advertisements, television shows or series, but also for writing many books. Her parents also were popular actors: Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh. Jamie Lee Curtis is of Danish, Hungarian and Jewish descent. Her older sister Kelly Curtis is also an actress.
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As a teenager, Curtis attended Westlake School, Beverly Hills High School and Choate Rosemary Hall. In California, Jamie attended the University of the Pacific and was supposed to be graduated in social work, however, Jamie decided these studies are not for her and quitted them soon after. Then she decided to focus on acting career.
Jamie Lee Curtis net worth started growing with her first performances in the movies. She was called “scream queen” simply because her film debuts were horror movies: “Halloween” (1978), “The Fog” (1980), “Prom Night” (1980), “Terror Train” (1980). For the two latter ones Jamie was nominated with Genie Award for Best Performance by a Foreign Actress and Saturn Award for Best Actress, respectively. Jamie Lee Curtis net worth was growing fast.
For the performance in “Trading Places” (1983), Jamie received BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. This actress has a very long list of the movies she has appeared during her career, thus, this is not surprising Jamie Lee Curtis net worth reaches up to $35 million. Just so you know, Jamie showed at such movies as “As Summers Die” (1986), “A Man in Love” (1987), “A Fish Called Wanda” (1988), “Blue Steel” (1989), “Fierce Creatures” (1997), “Virus” (1999), “Freaky Friday” (2003), “Christmas with the Cranks” (2004), “Beverly Hills Chihuahua” (2008), “You Again” (2011), “Veronica Mars” (2014). For “True Lies” (1994) Jamie received American Comedy Award for Funniest Actress in a Motion Picture, Golden Globe Award for Best Actress — Motion Picture Musical or Comedy and Saturn Award for Best Actress.
Television performances also helped Jamie to add up great incomes to her net worth. Her debut on television was in 1977 when she appeared on “Quincy M.E.”, “The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries” and “Columbo”. Her career in television is also featured with performances in “Charlie`s Angels” (1978), “She`s in the Army Now” (1981), “Tall Tales & Legends” (1985), “Anything But Love” (1989–1992), “The Heidi Chronicles” (1995) and many others.
Jamie is a perfect author, too. She mostly focuses on children literature. All her books are published by HarperCollins Children`s Books. Undoubtedly, writing helped Jamie to enlarge her net worth. She is the author of “When I was Little: A Four — Year Old`s Memoir of Her Youth” (1993), “Where Do Balloons Go?” (2000), “I`m Gonna Like Me: Letting Off a Little Self-Esteem” (2002), “Is There Really a Human Race?” (2006), “Big Words for Little People” (2008) among others. Jamie book “Today I Feel Silly, and Other Moods That Make My Day” 91998) became a New York Times bestseller.