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Swoosie Kurtz Biography

 
Date Of Birth:
September 06, 1944 (76)
Birth Place:
Omaha, NE, USA
Bio:
Kurtz is a Tony Award-winner for her performances in House of Blue Leaves and Fifth of July. She has also received nominations for her work in Frozen and Tartuffe, while other Broadway credits include Imaginary Friends, Love Letters and A History of the American Film. She is a nine-time Emmy ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: September 06, 1944 (76)

Birth Place: Omaha, NE, USA

Bio:
Kurtz is a Tony Award-winner for her performances in House of Blue Leaves and Fifth of July. She has also received nominations for her work in Frozen and Tartuffe, while other Broadway credits include Imaginary Friends, Love Letters and A History of the American Film. She is a nine-time Emmy ... (read complete bio)

Kurtz is a Tony Award-winner for her performances in House of Blue Leaves and Fifth of July. She has also received nominations for her work in Frozen and Tartuffe, while other Broadway credits include Imaginary Friends, Love Letters and A History of the American Film. She is a nine-time Emmy Award-nominee and was a regular on "Huff." Kurtz recently appeared on the television show "Pushing Daisies" and on Broadway in Roundabout's production of Heartbreak House.

Swoosie Kurtz Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 2007 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Swoosie Kurtz, Heartbreak House
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2004 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Swoosie Kurtz , Frozen
 
The Lortels - 2004 - Outstanding Lead Actress
Swoosie Kurtz, Frozen
 
Tony Awards - 2004 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Swoosie Kurtz, Frozen
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Actress - Play Gold Star
Swoosie Kurtz, The Mineola Twins
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Swoosie Kurtz , The Mineola Twins
 
Tony Awards - 1986 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Swoosie Kurtz, The House of Blue Leaves
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1981 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Gold Star
Swoosie Kurtz, 5th of July
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1981 - Best Actress Gold Star
Swoosie Kurtz, Fifth of July
 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play Gold Star
Swoosie Kurtz, Fifth of July
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1978 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Musical Gold Star
Swoosie Kurtz, A History of the American Film
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1978 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Swoosie Kurtz, Uncommon Women and Others
 
Tony Awards - 1978 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play
Swoosie Kurtz, Tartuffe