Halloween star and the daughter of Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh, in her early career she often worked with John Carpenter.
She left the University of the Pacific after one semester to pursue acting.
Her early roles made her a scream queen, but she has also been in comedies like Freaky Friday with Lindsey Lohan.
She married Christopher Guest in 1984 and they adopted two children, Annie in 1986 and Thomas in 1996.
She starred in Freaky Friday with Lindsay Lohan.