Kimiko Glenn is an American singer and actress who began her acting career at the age of ten at the legendary Valley Youth Theatre. She is known to have starred as Thea in Duncan Sheik’s first US national tour in 2008 and in Steven Sater’s rock musical Spring Awakening.
Her big breakthrough came in 2013 with the Netflix series Orange Is the New Black, in which she portrayed the fictional character Brook Soso. Her other projects in the film industry include Nerve (an American techno-thriller adventure from 2016) and Voltron: Legendary Defender, Waitress (a film that tells the story of a waitress (Jenna Hunterson) in an abusive relationship with her husband) and many others.
Glenn’s role as Liv gave her the opportunity to share her time on screen with such notable stars as Emma Roberts, Juliette Lewis, and Dave Franco, while her brilliant performance on the series – Orange is the new black – earned her three Screen Actors Guild Awards.
The American actress also appeared in the music video I Wanna Get Better, directed by Lena Dunham for the solo project Bleachers by American musician, record producer, and singer Jack Antonoff.
Kimiko Glenn Bio, Age
The American actress was born on June 27, 1989, in Phoenix, Arizona, USA, as Kimiko Elizabeth Glenn. She is an American by nationality but belongs to a multiracial ethnic group. Her sun sign is cancer. The aspiring star has a sister named Amanda Glen, who is a talented singer and actress known for her roles in the classic musical Gypsy.
Kimiko Glen attended Desert Vista High School, a public school in Phoenix, Arizona, and later the boarding school of the Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, Michigan. She then went to the Boston Conservatory, a formerly independent conservatory of performing arts in Boston, Massachusetts, which offers degrees in music, drama, and dance to study musical theater. However, she dropped out after a year to join the cast of Spring Awakening in Los Angeles.
Kimiko’s Parents – Who Are They?
They are Mark Glenn (father) and Sumiko Glenn (mother). Her father is of Scottish, German, and Irish descent, while her mother is of Japanese descent. Mark and Sumiko have supported their children’s careers from the very beginning, as is evident in the case of Kimiko – she started entertaining people at the age of ten.
Amanda Glenn once told that her parents drove her through the valley with Kimiko as children. Although the professions of Mark and Sumiko are not known to the public, it is assumed that the couple raised their children in a comfortable home.
Is She Dating? Who’s Her Boyfriend?
Kimiko is currently in a relationship with Sean Grandillo, an American musician, singer, and actor. The couple began their relationship on February 14, 2015, and have been inseparable ever since.
Kimiko Glenn and Grandillo are madly in love with each other. They often confess their love for each other on their social media sites, where they also share their romantic images.
The lovebirds love to spend their holidays at each other’s side. Most of the time they visit star-studded events together and you can see them individually walking together over the red carpet. They have a cat and a dog named Gus and Arnold.
The actress’ boyfriend was born in Cleveland, Ohio on December 9, 1992. However, he grew up in Aurora, Ohio, where he completed his education at Leighton Elementary School and Aurora High School.
Sean also studied at Ithaca College of Music Theatre, but later dropped out to join the cast of Spring Awakening in Los Angeles. He is best known for his roles in the horror series Scream and in the ABC comedy series The Real O’Neals, in which he played the fictional character, Brett Young.
Her Height and Weight
The half-Japanese actress is a beauty to behold, and all credit goes to her shapely slim body shape and structure. She stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches or 157 centimeters, while her body weight is 50 kilograms. Kimiko is blessed with brown hair and a set of brown eyes.
Net worth – How Rich Is Kimiko Glenn?
It is believed that Glenn’s profession puts a reasonable amount of money in her pocket, considering that she is talented and works hard. From her numerous roles, she has successfully built up a fortune that is reportedly worth $1 million. As someone who has a chance to survive in Hollywood, we believe that her fortune will grow even bigger in the near future.