Kristy Swanson

1969 - Today

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Kristen Noel Swanson is an American actress. She is best recognized for having played Buffy Summers in the 1992 film Buffy the Vampire Slayer and appeared in the 1996 film The Phantom.Her first starring role was in Wes Craven's horror film Deadly Friend (1986), followed by her portrayal of Catherine "Cathy" Dollanganger in the film adaptation of V. C. Andrews's Flowers in the Attic (1987). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kristy Swanson has received more than 4,341,780 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Kristy Swanson is the 5,925th most popular actor (down from 5,473rd in 2019), the 9,226th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,011th in 2019) and the 3,013th most popular American Actor.

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  • 30

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  • 2.44

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  • 4.20

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Among actors, Kristy Swanson ranks 5,925 out of 10,030Before her are Sherry Stringfield, Orlando Jones, Cynthia Watros, Mae Clarke, Luisana Lopilato, and Glenn Plummer. After her are John Hoyt, Virginia Fox, Derek Mears, Tom Tully, Tim Holt, and Larry the Cable Guy.

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Among people born in 1969, Kristy Swanson ranks 348Before her are Olivier Beretta, Ravindra Prabhat, Andrew Bryniarski, RZA, Reginald Arvizu, and Mariano Rivera. After her are Max Martini, Tore Pedersen, Allan McNish, Meredith Monroe, Stéphane Lannoy, and Kim Rhodes.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kristy Swanson ranks 9,226 out of 15,968Before her are Micky Ward (1965), Cy Young (1928), Andy Timmons (1963), George Karl (1951), Dave Arneson (1947), and Glenn Plummer (1961). After her are Robert Gordon (1947), John Hoyt (1905), Virginia Fox (1902), Ransom Riggs (1979), Derek Mears (1972), and James Deen (1986).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Kristy Swanson ranks 3,013Before her are Siobhan Fallon Hogan (1961), Sherry Stringfield (1967), Orlando Jones (1968), Cynthia Watros (1968), Mae Clarke (1910), and Glenn Plummer (1961). After her are John Hoyt (1905), Virginia Fox (1902), Derek Mears (1972), Tom Tully (1908), Tim Holt (1919), and Larry the Cable Guy (1963).

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