Swoosie Kurtz

Swoosie Kurtz

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    • September 6th, 1944
Swoosie Kurtz (born September 6, 1944) is an American actress. She began her career in theater during the 1970s and shortly thereafter began a career in television, garnering ten nominations and winning one Emmy Award. Her most famous television project was her role on the 1990s NBC drama Sisters. She has also appeared somewhat sporadically in films from the late 1970s up until today, including prominent roles in such films as Dangerous Liaisons, Citizen Ruth, and Liar Liar among others. Throughout her career she has remained active in theater, earning five Tony Award nominations and winning two over the last three decades. Description above from the Wikipedia article Swoosie Kurtz, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


Acting (35 Credits)

2021Call Me Kat as Sheila
2018Overboard as Grace
2010Mike & Molly as Joyce Flynn
2009An Englishman in New York as Connie Clausen
2007Pushing Daisies as Lily Charles
2007Superman: Doomsday as Martha Kent (voice)
2005Category 7: The End of the World as Penny Hall
2003Duplex as Jean
2002The Rules of Attraction as Mrs. Jared
2001Bubble Boy as Mrs. Livingston
2001Get Over It as Beverly Landers
1999The White River Kid as Mummy Weed
1999Cruel Intentions as Dr. Regina Greenbaum
1998Outside Ozona as Rosalee
1997Liar Liar as Dana Appleton
1996Citizen Ruth as Diane Siegler
1994Reality Bites as Charlane McGregor
1994One Christmas as Emily
1993The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom as Marla Harper
1993And the Band Played On as Mrs. Johnstone
1991Sisters as Alex Reed
1990Stanley & Iris as Sharon
1990A Shock to the System as Leslie Marshall
1988Dangerous Liaisons as Madame de Volanges
1988Bright Lights, Big City as Megan
1988Vice Versa as Tina
1986Wildcats as Verna McGrath
1986True Stories as Miss Rollings
1985Guilty Conscience
1984Against All Odds as Edie
1983A Caribbean Mystery as Ruth Walter
1982The World According to Garp as The Hooker
1978Oliver's Story as Gwen Simpson
1977First Love as Marsha
1977Slap Shot as Shirley Upton


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