Jamie Lee Curtis was born November 22, 1958
Curtis got her big break playing Laurie Strode, in the iconic 'Halloween' series, becoming the first true slasher movie star. After a few more entries in the stalk'n slash genre, Jamie became a true star with her turn as the hooker with a heart of gold, in 'Trading Places'.
Halloween (1978), Prom Night (1980), Terror Train (1980), Road Games (1981) Halloween II (1981), Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998), Halloween: Resurrection (2002).
The one that started it all, the babysitters in peril masterpiece gave Curtis her debut, entering her into slasher movie history.
Final Girl: 6 Times
Best Non Slasher Movie: Blue Steel
Curtis got to flex her action muscles in this exceptional and underrated thriller from director Kathryn Bigelow of the Oscar winning 'The Hurt Locker', fame. Curtis plays trigger happy cop Megan Turner, who gains the affection of a twisted serial killer after an armed robbery goes wrong.
Top 3 Slashers:
Terror Train (1980)