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B. K. Cannon Height, Weight, Age, Facts, Family

B. K. Cannon Quick Info
Height 5 ft 1 in
Weight 70 kg
Date of Birth August 27, 1990
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Girlfriend Abby Gilmore

B. K. Cannon is an American actress who is best remembered for playing the role of Mary Beth Tucker on the television series Switched at Birth (2013-2017) and Dee Fillcot on the anthology series Why Women Kill (2021). Moreover, her other television roles include playing Jory Cavanaugh on Flight 29 Down (2005), Frankie on Sorry for Your Loss (2018), Natalie on House (2008), Tammy on ER (2009), Julie Parker on Criminal Minds (2011), Melissa Stanton/Emily Stanton on Sin City Saints (2015), Sammy Mills on Bones (2016), Darla Thompson on Chicago Fire (2017), Kris on The Politician (2019-2020), etc.

Born Name

Barbara-Kimberly Cannon

Nick Name

B. K. Cannon

B. K. Cannon as seen in an Instagram picture taken in January 2021
B. K. Cannon as seen in an Instagram picture taken in January 2021 (B. K. Cannon / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Virgo

Born Place

Kailua, Honolulu, Hawaii

Nationality

American

 

Occupation

Actress

Build

Average

Height

5 ft 1 in or 155 cm

Weight

70 kg or 154.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

B. K. Cannon has dated –

  1. Abby Gilmore (2022-Present) – The Good Luck Charlie (2011) actress began dating Abby Gilmore sometime in 2022. According to her Instagram account, the couple got engaged in June 2023.
B. K. Cannon as seen posing for an Instagram picture with Abby Gilmore in November 2022
B. K. Cannon as seen posing for an Instagram picture with Abby Gilmore in November 2022 (B. K. Cannon / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity

White

Hair Color

Blonde

Eye Color

Hazel

Sexual Orientation

Lesbian

Distinctive Features

  • A ‘Camp Ānuenue’ tattoo on her forearm
  • Square face
  • Dimpled smile
  • She wears glasses.
B. K. Cannon as seen showing off her tattoo in an Instagram picture taken in August 2022
B. K. Cannon as seen showing off her tattoo in an Instagram picture taken in August 2022 (B. K. Cannon / Instagram)

B. K. Cannon Facts

  1. She wrote, directed, and starred in the short film Meeting God in 2022.
  2. She was diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a rare form of childhood cancer, at the young age of 3 years. She underwent treatment at Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children and the University of California San Francisco Medical Center over the next several years. B. K. went through countless rounds of radiation and chemotherapy before getting a bone marrow transplant, which was part of an experimental study at that time. The transplant ended up saving her life and has become the standard treatment for neuroblastoma today.
  3. Following her successful recovery from neuroblastoma, she became a camper and later, volunteer at Camp Ānuenue (Ānuenue means rainbow). After funding was pulled from the facility in 2014, B .K. decided to create the 501(c)(3) organization (making it exempt from federal income tax) and become its director.
  4. As of 2024, she serves as the coach and director of Camp Ānuenue located on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii. Camp Ānuenue is a weeklong retreat for young children between the ages of 7 to 18, who have suffered from cancer at some point in their lives.
  5. B. K. has also made guest appearances on popular television shows such as Glee (2012), How to Get Away with Murder (2018), The Middle (2016), 2 Broke Girls (2017), The Mindy Project (2014), Law & Order: LA (2011), Lie to Me (2009), to name a few.
  6. Her film credits include We the Party (2012), A Day To Kill (2014), The Inner Circle (2009), Her Mind in Pieces (2019), etc.
  7. B .K. celebrates her birthday on the same day as several other prominent celebrities like Chandra Wilson, Paul Reubens, Sarah Chalke, Aaron Paul, Amanda Fuller, Lyndon B. Johnson, Peter Stormare, Blake Jenner, Ellar Coltrane, Cesar Millan, Ariana Greenblatt, Kim Petras, Patrick J. Adams, Tom Ford, and many others.

Featured Image by B. K. Cannon / Instagram

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