Kimmy Shields: 8 Facts To Know About The 'Insatiable' Star
Rising star Kimmy Shields impressed fans as Nonnie on Netflix's 'Insatiable'. 'Insatiable' is Kimmy's biggest role to date, but you've also seen the performer on other Netflix shows like 'Girlboss', 'GLOW', and 'Arrested Development'. Kimmy impressed viewers on 'Insatiable' but there's plenty more to know about the actress.
1. How old is Kimmy Shields?
Kimmy Shields is a 24 year old actress born September 1993. Shields was raised in Torrence, California and graduated from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in 2014. [via Getty/Alberto E. Rodriguez]
2. How tall is Kimmy Shields?
According to multiple online sources, Kimmy Shields is 5 feet 6 inches tall. [Photo via Getty/Rachel Murray]
3. Kimmy comes from a theatre background
In an interview with NKD Mag, Kimmy revealed that her parents met through community theatre and that she participated in theatre from a young age. According to Backstage, Kimmy has been in stage productions like 'The Crucible' and 'Little Shop of Horrors'. [Photo via Instagram/Kimmy Shields]
4. Kimmy Shields was in Season 5 of Arrested Development
Arrested Development fans might remember Kimmy's season 5 cameo as "Lisa from traditional search". [Photo via Netflix/Screenshot]
5. You can also spot Kimmy Shields in the GLOW pilot episode
Kimmy appeared in the 'GLOW' pilot as the camera assistant who records Ruth during her audition. [Photo via Netflix/Screenshot]
6. In 2017, it was announced that Kimmy would appear in 'Insatiable'
In March 2017, it was announced that Kimmy Shields would play the role of Nonnie in 'Insatiable'. Initially 'Insatiable' was slated for release on the CW, but the pilot was not picked up by the network. Netflix then took on the show with Kimmy Shields playing Patty’s best friend Nonnie. [Photo via Netflix]
7. Who plays Nonnie On 'Insatiable' ? - Kimmy Shields
Kimmy plays Nonnie, Patty's best friend. Nonnie is depicted as being loyal and humerous. Nonnie is also in love with Patty and questioning her sexuality in the series. In an interview with Circa Pop, Kimmy Shields explained more about her character. "Nonnie, you get to see her really go through this journey of her sexuality and wondering if she’s actually gay or if she really just likes Patty,” she said. "[...] That’s very exciting to have that voice and to have that storyline.” [Photo/Netflix]
8. What other tv shows/movies has Kimmy Shields been in?
In addition to Netflix’s 'Insatiable', Kimmy has had roles in 'Big Little Lies', 'Girlboss', 'GLOW' and 'Arrested Development'. She is also in the upcoming film 'Ad Astra' starring Brad Pitt, Ruth Nega, and Tommy Lee Jones. Kimmy plays Sergeant Romano in the 2019 movie. [via Getty/Alberto E. Rodriguez]