Helen Madelyn Kim

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Where are you REALLY from?

My story…

Born and raised in LA to two former musicians, let's just say the creative apple did not fall far from the tree. I was fascinated with the world of make-believe ever since I was a child. In high school, I gathered some courage to audition for a summer musical and walked away cast as the lead for a Caribbean themed musical titled "Once On This Island", and I've been hooked ever since. I participated in Drama throughout high school and toyed with the idea of pursuing a career in directing, and went on to double major in Theatre and Art History at the University of CA - Riverside. Following college, I pursued an MFA in Acting at the University of Iowa. It's in Iowa where I witnessed my first snowfall, learned to love the Hawkeyes, and focused on collaboration and producing new plays with the world renowned Iowa Playwrights Workshop. Upon graduation, I packed up my belongings and moved to a shoebox of an apartment in New York City to pursue my childhood dream of "making it on Broadway". In NY, I studied with Cotter Smith in the inaugural class of Beverly Hills Playhouse NY, completed improv levels 1-5 at the People's Improv Theater (The PIT NYC), and performed long-form improv with the indie improv team, Mass Hysteria!, around NYC.

Pursuit of film and TV prompted a move to my hometown of Los Angeles, where I currently reside. I'm also available as a local hire in New York City.

 
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I’d rather be broke than broken.

- me

 

Other pursuits and passions include:
- Iowa Hawkeyes (BLACK & GOLD, BABY!! GO HAWKS!!!)
- Making breakfast
- Watching HGTV
- Spiraling down the rabbit hole that is Wikipedia
- Photography (shooting her little nieces, especially)
- Being a dog mom to Gracie, my adopted teacup poodle.

 

Representation

Theatrical
Prestige Talent Agency
Mark Scroggs, agent
310.777.7707

Commercial & VO
Coast to Coast Talent Group
Hugh Leon, Adult Commercial
Portia Scott, VO
323.845.9200

Management
Consortium Entertainment
John Tae Lee, manager
424.284.8500

 
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Direct contact

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