Biography

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Heidi Swedberg (born March 3, 1966) is an American actress known for her role as Susan Ross, the fiancée of George Costanza on the television sitcom Seinfeld.

Swedberg was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, the daughter of Kay, a high school English teacher and Jim Swedberg, a laser physicist. She was raised in New Mexico and attended Sandia High School in Albuquerque from 1980 to 1984.

Following graduation she moved to Kentucky where she spent a year at the Actor's Theatre of Louisville, following which she acted in her first film role, Norman Jewison's 1989 In Country. She followed that with roles in 1990 movies Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael and Kindergarten Cop, and 1991 movies Too Much Sun and Jim Abrahams comedy spoof Hot Shots!

During this time she also had guest roles in a number of popular television series, including Matlock, Thirtysomething, Quantum Leap, Brooklyn Bridge, Northern Exposure, Sisters, Roc and Touched By An Angel. The following year she took on the role of Susan Ross in 11 episodes of Seinfeld's fourth season, 17 episodes of the seventh season and one episode of the ninth (via flashback in the 'backward' episode). She made a guest appearance in Wizards of Waverly Place as Jennifer Majorheely.

Swedberg was not in Seinfeld's fifth season in 1994 but acted regularly in parts on other television shows, including Empty Nest, Murder, She Wrote, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and Grace Under Fire.

Heidi Swedberg played in a supporting role as "Brandon's Mother" in the movie Galaxy Quest.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Heidi Swedberg, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Heidi Swedberg (born March 3, 1966) is an American actress known for her role as Susan Ross, the fiancée of George Costanza on the television sitcom Seinfeld.

Swedberg was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, the daughter of Kay, a high school English teacher and Jim Swedberg, a laser physicist. She was raised in New Mexico and attended Sandia High School in Albuquerque from 1980 to 1984.

Following graduation she moved to Kentucky where she spent a year at the Actor's Theatre of Louisville, following which she acted in her first film role, Norman Jewison's 1989 In Country. She followed that with roles in 1990 movies Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael and Kindergarten Cop, and 1991 movies Too Much Sun and Jim Abrahams comedy spoof Hot Shots!

During this time she also had guest roles in a number of popular television series, including Matlock, Thirtysomething, Quantum Leap, Brooklyn Bridge, Northern Exposure, Sisters, Roc and Touched By An Angel. The following year she took on the role of Susan Ross in 11 episodes of Seinfeld's fourth season, 17 episodes of the seventh season and one episode of the ninth (via flashback in the 'backward' episode). She made a guest appearance in Wizards of Waverly Place as Jennifer Majorheely.

Swedberg was not in Seinfeld's fifth season in 1994 but acted regularly in parts on other television shows, including Empty Nest, Murder, She Wrote, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and Grace Under Fire.

Heidi Swedberg played in a supporting role as "Brandon's Mother" in the movie Galaxy Quest.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Heidi Swedberg, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 28

Birthday 1966-03-03

Place of Birth Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2007 Wizards of Waverly Place (1 episode)
2005 Bones (1 episode)
2003 Moving Alan as Female Ranger
2003 Oliver Beene (1 episode)
2002 Without a Trace (1 episode)
2002 Dragonfly as Surgical Nurse
2000 Gilmore Girls (1 episode)
2000 75 Degrees in July as Kay Colburn
1999 Galaxy Quest as Brandon's mom
1999 Evolution's Child
1999 Roswell (2 episodes)
1999 Providence (2 episodes)
1998 Becker (1 episode)
1998 Dennis the Menace Strikes Again! as Alice Mitchell
1997 The Ticket as Rita
1994 ER (2 episodes)
1994 Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics
1993 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1 episode) as Rekelen
1991 Brooklyn Bridge (2 episodes)
1991 Hot Shots! as Mary Thompson
1991 Sisters (2 episodes)
1990 Kindergarten Cop as Joshua's Mother
1990 Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael as Andrea Stein
1990 Northern Exposure (1 episode) as Linda
1989 Seinfeld (14 episodes) as Susan Ross (31 episodes)
1989 Quantum Leap (1 episode)
1987 thirtysomething (1 episode)
1986 Matlock (1 episode)

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