The horror genre spans from intense, blood-soaked thrillers to eerie ghost tales, but the recurring themes that often tie these films together are the survivors, the final girls and scream queens. These resilient female characters endure harrowing ordeals and come out alive, though not without emotional scars.
Jaime Lee Curtis continues to set the standard for scream queens since the first Halloween, while Jenna Ortega makes her mark in Scream and X for a new generation of final girls. Take a look below and vote up the best interview moments with horror's leading ladies.
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Neve Campbell Isn't Scary In PersonPhoto: The Drew Barrymore Show / Youtube
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Jamie Lee Curtis Predicted The Success Of 'Halloween'Photo: Entertainment Tonight / Youtube
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Jamie Lee Curtis Looks Back On The Making Of 'Halloween'Photo: Variety / Youtube
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Neve Campbell Is Stone ColdPhoto: The Drew Barrymore Show / Youtube
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Jenna Ortega Embodies WednesdayPhoto: Teen Vogue / Youtube
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Jenna Ortega Is Not A Pop FanPhoto: Still Watching Netflix / Youtube