Kristen Nöel "Kristy" Swanson is an American actress best known for playing Buffy Summers in the 1992 film Buffy the Vampire Slayer, she also played Catherine "Cathy" Dollanganger in the movie version of the V.C. Andrews book Flowers in the Attic. Swanson was born in Mission Viejo, California, the daughter of physical education teachers Rosemary and Robert Swanson. She has Swedish ancestry as the ancestral surname of her family was Svensson. Swanson started her career at The Actors Workshop with R.J. Adams and promptly moved into TV advertising roles and several one-off appearances in TV...
|Birthdate:||December 19, 1969|
|Birthplace:||Mission Viejo, California|
|Also known as:||Kristen Noel Swanson, Swanie, Kristen Nöel "Kristy" Swanson|