Tony Curtis - MovieActors.com
Tony Curtis was an incredibly
popular screen idol. Blessed with great looks and an athletic
grace, Curtis had millions of avid fans around the world.
His defining role would
be in OPERATION
PETTICOAT as the fast talking conman. Other notable
roles include: THE DEFIANT ONES, THE SWEET SMELL OF SUCCESS, SOME
LIKE IT HOT, and THE
Curtis' combination of impossible
good looks, athletic style and New York accent proved
irresistible, particularly with the ladies. In later life,
Tony Curtis sported a white wig that was as unlikely as
it was amusing, and worked perfectly in keeping with his "star"
Tony Curtis was married
to actress Janet Leigh, and their divorce caused quite
a stir in Hollywood. Tony's daughter, Jamie Lee
LIES) became a popular star in her own right.