How old was Swoosie Kurtz in her first movie: Slap Shot?

Swoosie Kurtz was 31 in Slap Shot when she played the character 'Shirley Upton'.

That was over 47 years ago in 1977.

This was her first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be her first actual acting role).

Today she is 79, and has starred in 52 movies in total, 51 of those since Slap Shot was released.

How old do you think she looks in the movie?

In Slap Shot, I think Swoosie Kurtz looks:

Did you know?

  • Director George Roy Hill has worked with Swoosie Kurtz a total of 2 times in her career.
  • Swoosie Kurtz's first movie was as 'Shirley Upton' in Slap Shot, released in 1977 when she was 31
  • Slap Shot scores 6.9 out of 10 on TMDB.

Swoosie Kurtz's other movies