Kristy Swanson is a well known American actress who came to prominence for her role in the film Buffy The Vampire Slayer and also in the film The Phantom.
Swanson was first known for her role in the horror film, Deadly Friend and got more exposure in the films; The Chase, Big Daddy, The Program and so on.
|Real Name:||Kristen Noel Swanson|
|Date of Birth:||December 19, 1969|
|Birth Place:||California, U.S|
|Parents:||Robert Swanson, Rosemary Swanson|
|Siblings:||Rob Swanson Junior|
|Partner:||Lloyd Eisler (m. 2009)|
|Children:||Magnus Hart Swanson Eisler|
|Height:||5 feet 5 in|
Kristy Swanson was born on December 19, 1969 in California, United States to parents Robert Swanson and Rosemary Swanson.
Swanson developed passion for acting at a tender age of 9. She started to show up in several commercials with her first job in the doll house commercial.
Prior to fame, she began having numerous one-off appearances in TV series which include Cagney and Lacey and Alfred Hitchcock Presents.
She debuted on big screen in 1986 with Pretty in Pink and Ferris Bueller’s Day. The same year, she came through with her first starring role in Deadly Friend.
She appeared on several television series in 1990 which include Knots Landing and Nigtingales. During this period, she also made some appearances in films like Buffy The Vampire Slayer, The Chase, The Program and Hot Shots!
In the year 2000, Sawnson appeared in the film Big Daddy and also featured on Dude, Where’s my car?.
Aside acting, she graced the cover of Playboy magazine in November 2002 and also won the 2006 Fox television program Skating with Celebrities.
Movies & TV Shows
- Pretty in Pink
- Deadly Friend
- Flowers in the Attic
- The Chase
- The Program
- Buffy The Vampire Slayer
- Big Daddy
- Soul Assassin
- The Closer
- Knots Landing
- Not Quite Human
- Early Edition
- Zebra Lounge
- Driven Underground
- Nad Stepmother
Kristy Swanson married her Skating with Celebrities partner Lloyd Eisler in 2009 and their union is blessed with a son.
Awards & Nominations
Swanson has won awards such as:
- Best Young Actress in a Horror or Mystery Motion Picture at Young Artist Award (1989)
- Imdependence Women’s Forum Annual Award Gala (2019)
She has been nominated for awards such as:
- Royal Starr Film Festival for Best Feature Film (2021)
- Movieguide Awards for Most Inspirational Television Acting (2012)
- Fangoria Chainsaw award for Best Actress (1992)
- Young Artist Award for Best Young Female Superstar in Motion Pictures (1988)
Kristy Swanson earns from her career as a professional actresss. She has an estimated net worth of $4,000,000.
Kriston Swanson is active on the social media platforms. She has over 50k followers on Instagram @kristyswansonxo and more than 400k followers on twitter @KristySwansonXo
Frequently Asked Questions
Below are some frequently asked questions about Kristy Swanson:
Kristy Swanson is an American actress known for her role in the film Deadly Friend.
Kristy Swanson real name is Kristen Noel Swanson.
Kristy Swanson was born on December 19, 1969.
Kristy Swanson is from California, United States
Kristy Swanson is married to Lloyd Eisler.
Kristy Swanson has an estimated net worth of $4 million.