Janet Leigh
Janet Leigh

Gender

Female

Known Credits

15

Janet Leigh

Date of Birth: Jul 06, 1927

Birthplace:  Merced, California, USA

 

 

Biography

Janet Leigh was the only child of a couple who often moved from town to town. Living in apartments, Janet was a bright child who skipped several grades and finished high school when she was 15. A lonely child, she would spend much of her time at movie theaters. She was a student, studying music and psychology, at the University of the Pacific until she was discovered while visiting her parents in Northern California. Her father was working the desk at a ski resort where her mother worked as a maid.

Known For

Filmography

Halloween: H20

Halloween: H20

as Norma Watson

1998

An American Dream

An American Dream

as Cherry McMahon

1966

Harper

Harper

as Susan Harper

1966

Kid Rodelo

Kid Rodelo

as Nora

1966

Psycho

Psycho

as Marion Crane

1960

The Vikings

The Vikings

as Morgana

1958

Touch of Evil

Touch of Evil

as Susan 'Susie' Vargas

1958

The Black Shield Of Falworth

The Black Shield Of Falworth

as Lady Anne of Mackworth

1954

The Naked Spur

The Naked Spur

as Lina Patch

1953

This Is Your Life (US)

This Is Your Life (US)

as  Herself

1952

Fearless Fagan

Fearless Fagan

as Abby Ames

1952

Holiday Affair

Holiday Affair

as Connie Ennis

1949

The Doctor and the Girl

The Doctor and the Girl

as Evelyn 'Taffy' Heldon

1949

Words and Music

Words and Music

as Dorothy Feiner Rodgers

1948