Jane Curtin Biography, Life, Interesting Facts
Childhood And Early Life
American actress Jane Curtin was born on the 6 September 1967 to John Curtin and Mary Farrell in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Jane Curtin was educated at the Convent of the Sacred Heart and the Elmhurst Academy. She then enrolled at the Elizabeth Seton Junior College in New York City and did her tertiary education at the Northeastern University.
Rise To Stardom
Curtin rose to stardom when she was one of the original cast members who appeared on Saturday Night Life in 1975.
In 1984, Jane Curtin joined Susan Saint James as the lead characters in the CBS production of Kate & Allie (1984-1989). Appearances include the films, How to Beat the High Co$t of Living (1980) and Coneheads (1993), television 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996-1981), numerous television specials and stage roles. She starred on Broadway in Noises Off (2001) and Our Town (2002). Later film roles include I Love You, Man (2009) and The Heat (2013).
Awards And Achievements
Jane Curtin won the Primetime Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 1984 and 1985 for her portrayal of Allie Lowell in Kate & Allie (1984)
Jane Curtin married television producer Patrick Lynch in 1975, and they have a daughter Tess.