Dec. 19th, 1969
Mission Viejo, California, USA
Kristy Swanson's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - What If
2000 - Dude, Where’s My Car?
1998 - Ground Control
1997 - 8 Heads in a Duffel Bag
1996 - The Phantom
1995 - Higher Learning
1994 - The Chase
1993 - The Program
1992 - Buffy the Vampire Slayer
1991 - Hot Shots!
1991 - Mannequin: On the Move
1987 - Flowers in the Attic
1986 - Pretty in Pink
1986 - Ferris Bueller's Day Off
1986 - Deadly Friend
Guest TV Roles
Herself - Restaurant Patron
- Got her first acting job at age 9 in a commercial for a dollhouse.
- Assault charges in Canada against her have been dropped. Was arrested in June, 2006 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada after an alleged altercation between her and her boyfriend's, 'Lloyd Eisler' (qv), ex-wife, 'Marcia O'Brien' (qv) [October 31,2007].
- She has one brother, Rob Swanson Junior (but he does not act or skate).
- Has co-starred with 'Charlie Sheen (I)' (qv) in 3 films: _Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)_ (qv), _Hot Shots! (1991)_ (qv), and _The Chase (1994)_ (qv).
- Was the original Buffy in _Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992)_ (qv) before 'Sarah Michelle Gellar' (qv).
- She gave up regular schooling at age 13 to focus on acting. Her parents, Bob and Rosemary, gave her home instruction. Her parents are retired physical education teachers.
- Appears nude in the November 2002 issue of Playboy.
- Played two roles in which she jumps through a second story window to stop someone from running away. The first was Samantha/BB in _Deadly Friend (1986)_ (qv) and the second was a Medeival Slayer in _Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1992)_ (qv).