Kimmy Shields: 8 facts you need 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. Who is Kimmy Shields?
Kimmy Shields may be best known for playing Nonnie on Insatiable but she's been acting for years. You've also seen the performer on other shows like Girlboss, GLOW, and Arrested Development. Get to know the actress here. [@kimmyshields via Instagram]
2. How old is Kimmy Shields?
Kimmy Shields is a 29 year old actress born on 15 September 1993. Shields was raised in Torrence, California and graduated from the American Musical and Dramatic Academy in 2014. [via Getty/Alberto E. Rodriguez]
3. How tall is Kimmy Shields?
According to multiple online sources, Kimmy Shields is 5 feet 6 inches tall. [Photo via Getty/Rachel Murray]
4. Kimmy Shields comes from a theatre background
In an interview with NKD Mag, Kimmy Shields 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]
5. Kimmy Shields was in Arrested Development season 5
Arrested Development fans might remember Kimmy Shileds' season 5 cameo as "Lisa from traditional search". [Photo via Netflix/Screenshot]
6. You can also spot Kimmy Shields in the GLOW pilot episode
Kimmy Shields appeared in the GLOW pilot as the camera assistant who records Ruth during her audition. [Photo via Netflix/Screenshot] Sh
7. In 2017, it was announced that Kimmy would Shields 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]
8. Who plays Nonnie on Insatiable? - Kimmy Shields
Kimmy plays Nonnie, Patty's best friend. Nonnie is depicted as being loyal and humorous. 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]
9. What other TV shows and 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 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]