Kris Rey

Actress / Screenwriter / Film Director / Film Producer | * 11/11/1980 (39)
Kris Swanberg (born Kristin Williams, November 11, 1980) is an American businesswoman, filmmaker, actress and former high school teacher living in Chicago, Illinois. She has been credited at various times as Kris Williams, Kris Swanberg and Kris Rey. Her works as a director include the short documentary Bathwater (2006), the documentary web series Boys and Girls and the feature films It Was Great, But I Was Ready to Come Home (2009), Empire Builder (2012), Unexpected (2015) and the upcoming film I Used to Go Here. She has also had small roles in a number of films, including First Man (2018). From 2007 to 2019 she was married to filmmaker Joe Swanberg. The two co-directed, co-produced and co-starred in the 2006-2009 web series Young American Bodies; she also had acting roles in a number of his films. ()
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Kristin "Kris" Williams Swanberg is an American businesswoman, filmmaker, actress and former high school teacher living in Chicago, Illinois. She is best known for her work with her husband, Joe Swanberg, on the independent digital feature film Kissing on the Mouth (2005), in which she starred as Laura, and on the web series, Young American Bodies, in which she stars as Dia. Her personal projects include the short documentary "Bathwater" (2006) and the documentary web series "Boys and Girls". In 2005, she coordinated The Future Filmmakers Festival, which showcases work from filmmakers under the age of 21. She is credited variously as both Kris Williams and Kris Swanberg. Swanberg earned a bachelor's degree in Film Production from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, and earned a Master's in Education from DePaul University May 2010. She married Joe Swanberg on June 30, 2007.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Movies with Kris Rey as Actress(13)

as Marilyn See2018 First Man
as Kris2017 Win It All
as Anita2016 Joshy
as Landlord2014 Happy Christmas
as Mother of Gene2013 The Sacrament
as Realtor Lady2010 Audrey the Trainwreck
as Just Anita2008 Present Company

TV Shows/Series with Kris Rey as Actress(1)

as Easy2016 Easy

Movies with Kris Rey as Crew(11)

Directing/Director2020 I Used to Go Here
Writing/Writer2020 I Used to Go Here
Directing/Director2015 Unexpected
Writing/Writer2015 Unexpected
Directing/Director2014 Baby Mary
Writing/Writer2014 Baby Mary
Writing/Writer2012 Marriage Material
Directing/Director2012 Empire Builder
Writing/Writer2011 Art History

Full Name: Kris Williams
Born: Tuesday, 11/11 1980 (November) in Virginia (current age: 39 years + 275 days)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Monkey)
Educated at: DePaul University, Southern Illinois University
Spouses (current/former): Joe Swanberg
Other names for Kris Rey (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Kris Williams"
"Kris Swanberg"
Kris Rey frequently works together with these people:
Joe Swanberg (40x, Crew)
Adam Wingard (13x, Crew)
Kent Osborne (6x, Actor)
Ti West (5x, Crew)
Frank V. Ross (5x, Crew)
David Lowery (5x, Crew)
Jake Johnson (4x, Actor)
Kate Lyn Sheil (4x, Actress)
Kentucker Audley (4x, Cast)
Jude Swanberg (4x, Actor)
Daniel Johnson (3x, Crew)
Megan Ferguson (2x, Actress)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:441722, Added: 09/23/2018, Last updated: 07/17/2020