Jamie Lee Curtis: My career was not handed to me on a plate

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Her words: "People thinking my career was due to my parents, Janet Leigh and Tony Curtis, was unpleasant.

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My small ecology had been delivered to me. I had to battle that perception."

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The 'Freaky Friday' heroine played Laurie Strode in 'Halloween' when she was 19 and has reprised the role in seven of the 12 sequels.

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Similar to her mother, she is "honoured" to have been part of such a long-running franchise.

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Jeanette Morrison would "never" have grumbled about playing Marion Crane in 'Psycho'

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The Guardian: "My mother was poor,” she says. “Nothing. She's smart but poor. Norma Shearer discovered her. Janet Leigh came to Hollywood.

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So my mum never grumbled about Marion Crane. Thank you for giving her an Oscar nomination and a great life. She was honoured, as am I."

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THANK YOU