Janet Leigh Height Weight Body Measurements Bra Size

Jeanette Helen Morrison, known professionally as Janet Leigh was born in Merced, California, United States, on July 6, 1927, was an American actress. Young Janet Leigh first started her career in radio programs at the age of 19. She made her big screen debut in Western film The Romance of Rosy Ridge (1947) in role as Lissy Anne MacBean. She got her television debut in CBS panel game show What's My Line? (1954-1961) as Mystery Guest. Janet's breakthrough performance came as Marion Crane in horror film Psycho (1960). She landed her Broadway debut in a play "Murder Among Friends" (1975-1976) in role as Angela Forrester, at Biltmore Theatre.

How tall was Janet Leigh and what was her weight? Janet Leigh's height was 5' 5" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 165 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight was 119 іn pоunds or 54 іn kіlоgrаmѕ. Janet Leigh body measurements was bust-waist-hip 36-23-35 in inches or 91.5-58.5-89 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size was 34C with cup size C.

Janet Leigh

Janet Leigh
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Birth Date

July 6, 1927


October 3, 2004


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color



5 ft 5 in | 165 cm

Body Measurements

36-23-35 in | 91.5-58.5-89 cm


54 kg | 119 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

8 US | 38.5 EU

Best Movies

She won the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Marion Crane in horror film Psycho (1960).

She won the Golden Laurel Award for Top Female Comedy Performance for her role as Herself in musical comedy film Pepe (1960).

She was nominated for the Golden Laurel Award for Top Female Comedy Performance for her role as Ann Wilson in comedy movie Who Was That Lady? (1960).

Act of Violence (1949) noir as Edith Enley

Scaramouche (1952) swashbuckler as Aline de Gavrillac de Bourbon

The Naked Spur (1953) Western as Lina Patch

Houdini (1953) biographical as Bess Houdini

Touch of Evil (1958) noir as Susan Vargas

The Vikings (1958) epic historical fiction swashbuckler as Morgana

The Manchurian Candidate (1962) neo-noir psychological political thriller as Eugenie Rose Chaney

Bye Bye Birdie (1963) musical romantic comedy as Rosie DeLeon

Harper (1966) mystery as Susan Harper

The Fog (1980) supernatural horror as Kathy Williams

Halloween H20: 20 Years Later (1998) slasher as Norma Watson

Best TV Shows

She guest starred in television series Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (1957), Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1964, 1966) The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1966), The Red Skelton Show (1966, 1969), The Danny Thomas Hour (1968), The Virginian (1970), Bracken's World (1970), The Name of the Game (1971), Circle of Fear (1973), Love Story (1973), Movin' On (1975), Columbo (1975), The Love Boat (1978, 1985), Fantasy Island (1979, 1982), Tales of the Unexpected (1982), Matt Houston (1982), Starman (1986), Murder, She Wrote (1987), The Twilight Zone (1989), Touched by an Angel (1997) and Family Law (2001).


Attended Weber Grammar School in Stockton.

Studied at Stockton High School.

She majored in music and psychology at College of the Pacific (now University of the Pacific).

Had Danish, Scots-Irish and German ancestry.

She was an only child.

She was discovered by actress Norma Shearer at the age of 18.

She wrote four books:

There Really Was a Hollywood (1984)

Psycho: Behind the Scenes of the Classic Thriller (1995)

House of Destiny (1996)

The Dream Factory (2002)

She was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame located on 1777 Vine Street in 1960.

Janet died on October 3, 2004, Beverly Hills, California, United States, at the age of 77.


She was married to:

Robert Brandt (1962-2004)

Tony Curtis (1951-1962) they had two daughters, Kelly Lee Curtis and Jamie Lee Curtis

Stanley Reames (1945-1949)

John Carlisle (1942)


She dated Arthur M. Loew Jr. (1950).