Swoosie Kurtz

6 Sep 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.


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Filmography (33 titles)

(movie, 2018)
Genre: Romance, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Grace)
(movie, 2007)
Genre: Action, Animation, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Martha Kent)
(movie, 2005)
···Nadine in Date Land
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor
(movie, 2004)
···Sleep Easy, Hutch Rimes
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Binny Redwine)
(movie, 2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jean)
(movie, 2002)
···The Rules of Attraction
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Jared)
(movie, 2001)
···Bubble Boy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Livingston)
(movie, 2001)
6.0Get Over It
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Beverly Landers)
(movie, 2001)
···The Wilde Girls
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sierra Lambert)
(movie, 1999)
···Cruel Intentions
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Dr. Greenbaum)
(movie, 1998)
···My Own Country
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Hope Flanders)
(movie, 1997)
···Liar Liar
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Dana Appleton)
(movie, 1997)
···Little Girls in Pretty Boxes
Genre: Drama, Sport
Role: Actor (as Allison Bryant)
(movie, 1996)
···A Promise to Carolyn
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Kay)
(movie, 1996)
···Citizen Ruth
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Diane Siegler)
(movie, 1996)
Genre: Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Veta Simmons)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joan Bixler)
(movie, 1994)
···Reality Bites
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Charlane McGregor)
(movie, 1994)
···One Christmas
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Emily)
(movie, 1993)
···And the Band Played On
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Johnstone)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Marla Harper)
(movie, 1990)
···A Shock to the System
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Leslie Marshall)
(movie, 1990)
···Stanley & Iris
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Sharon)
(movie, 1990)
···The Image
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Joanne Winstow-Darvish)
(movie, 1988)
···Dangerous Liaisons
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Madame de Volanges)
(movie, 1988)
···Baja Oklahoma
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Doris Steadman)
(movie, 1988)
···Vice Versa
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Family
Role: Actor (as Tina Brooks)
(movie, 1986)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Verna McGrath)
(movie, 1985)
···A Time to Live
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Patricia)
(movie, 1985)
···Guilty Conscience
Genre: Drama, Crime, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Jackie Willis)
(movie, 1984)
···Against All Odds
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Romance
Role: Actor (as Edie)
(movie, 1980)
···The Mating Season
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Roberta)
(movie, 1977)
···Slap Shot
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Shirley Upton)