|TV and Movie Trivia Tribute |
|Born:||6 July 1927||Merced, California, USA|
|Known As:||Marion Crane||"Psycho" (1960)|
|Trivia:||Birth name: Jeanette Helen Morrison.|
|Mother of Jamie Lee Curtis and Kelly Curtis.|
|Was 5' 5½" tall.|
|(1961) Nominated for an Oscar - Best Actress in a Supporting|
Role for: "Psycho" (1960).
|(1961) Won Golden Globe Award - Best Supporting Actress|
for: "Psycho" (1960).
|Has a Star on the Walk of Fame (Motion Picture - at 1777 Vine Street).|
|Quote: "'Psycho' gave me very wrinkled skin. I was in that shower for seven|
days - 70 setups. At least, he [Alfred Hitchcock] made sure the water was warm."
|Graduated from the University of the Pacific in Stockton, California and on|
14 May 2004, was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree from that school.
|On TV:||TVGuide.com||Click here for TV listings.|
|Filmography:||The Internet Movie Database||Janet Leigh Filmography.|
|Departed:||3 October 2004||Beverly Hills, California, USA.|
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Some fellow TV/Movie cast members:
DeForest Kelley Dennis Weaver
Dick Van Dyke Ernest Borgnine Gene Kelly George Takei
Glenn Ford Harry Morgan Jack Webb Jamie Lee Curtis Jim Backus
John Wayne Judy Garland Lauren Bacall Loretta Swit Paul Newman Richard Dreyfuss