Kimiko Glenn is an American singer and actress who launched her acting career at the age of ten at the iconic Valley Youth Theatre. She is known to have starred as Thea in the first U.S. National Tour of Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater’s rock musical Spring Awakening in 2008.
Her big break came in 2013 with the Netflix series Orange Is the New Black wherein she portrayed the fictional character Brook Soso. Her other projects in the movie industry include Nerve (a 2016 American techno-thriller adventure), Voltron: Legendary Defender, Waitress (a film that tells the story of a waitress (Jenna Hunterson) in an abusive relationship with her husband), and many more.
Glenn’s role as Liv availed her the opportunity to share screen time with notable stars like Emma Roberts, Juliette Lewis, and Dave Franco while her brilliant performance in 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, which was directed by Lena Dunham for American musician, record producer, and singer Jack Antonoff’s solo project Bleachers.
Kimiko Glenn Bio, Age
The American actress was born Kimiko Elizabeth Glenn on June 27, 1989, in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S. She is an American by nationality but belongs to multiracial ethnicity. Her sun sign is Cancer. The budding star has a sister called 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 Interlochen Arts Academy boarding school, located in Interlochen, Michigan. She subsequently proceeded to the Boston Conservatory, a formerly independent performing arts conservatory in Boston, Massachusetts, which offers degrees in music, theatre, and dance, to study musical theatre. She, however, dropped out after one 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 ancestry while her mother is of Japanese descent. Mark and Sumiko have been supportive of their children’s career right from their early years as it is evident in Kimiko’s case – she began entertaining people at the age of ten.
Amanda Glenn once shared that their parents used to drive them around the valley when she and Kimiko were kids. Although Mark and Sumiko’s professions are not known to the public, it is believed that the couple raised their kids 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 pair began their relationship on February 14, 2015, and has remained inseparable ever since.
Kimiko Glenn and Grandillo are madly in love with each other. They often profess their love for each other on their social media pages, where they also share their romantic pictures as well.
The lovebirds love spending their vacation around each other’s side. They usually attend star-studded events together and have been severally seen walking the red carpet together. They have a cat and a dog called Gus and Arnold.
The actress’ boyfriend was born on December 9, 1992, in Cleveland, Ohio. He was, however, raised in Aurora, Ohio, where he had his education at Leighton Elementary School and Aurora High School.
Sean also studied at Ithaca College for musical 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 ABC’s comedy series The Real O’Neals, where he played the fictional character, Brett Young.
Her Height and Weight
The half-Japanese actress is a beauty to behold and all the credit goes to her well-formed slim body shape and structure. She stands at a height of 5 feet 2 inches or 157 in centimeters while her body weight is 110 lb or 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 sum of money in her pocket, considering the fact that she is talented and hard working. From her numerous roles, she has successfully built a net worth reported to be $1 million for herself. As someone who stands a chance of surviving in Hollywood, we believe her fortune will grow bigger than this in the near future.