"Jeanette Helen Morrison", known professionally as "Janet Leigh", was an American actress and author. She is best remembered for her performance in Psycho (1960 film)/Psycho (1960), for which she was awarded the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture/Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and received an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress/Academy Award nomination.
Discovered by actress Norma Shearer, Leigh secured a contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and made her film debut with a starring role in The Romance of Rosy Ridge in 1947. Over the following years, she appeared in several popular films of a wide variety of genres, including Act of Violence (1948), Little Women (1949 film)/Little Women (1949), Holiday Affair (1949), Angels in the Outfield (1951 film)/Angels in the Outfield (1951), Scaramouche (1952 film)/Scaramouche (1952), The Naked Spur (1953), Walking My Baby Back Home (film)/Walking My Baby Back Home (1953) and Living It Up (1954).If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actresses! More Janet Leigh on Wikipedia.