|Kimiko Glenn Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 2 in|
|Date of Birth||June 27, 1989|
Kimiko Glenn is an American actress who rose to fame with her role as Brook Soso in the Netflix series, Orange Is the New Black (2014-2017). She has been a part of various TV shows, web shows, and movies which include Nerve (2016), BoJack Horseman (2016-2018), Like Father (2018), Elena of Avalor (2018), Liza on Demand (2018), and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018). Glenn has also amassed over 1.5 million followers on Instagram.
Kimiko Elizabeth Glenn
Phoenix, Arizona, U.S.
Kimiko attended Desert Vista High School and went to Interlochen Arts Academy boarding school in Interlochen, Michigan. Later, she joined Boston Conservatory but dropped out after a year.
Actress, Voice Actress
- Father – Mark Glenn
- Mother – Sumiko Glenn
- Siblings – Amanda (Sister)
- Others – Robert Gordon Glenn (Paternal Grandfather), Helen (Paternal Grandmother)
Glenn is represented by Imprint PR and Untitled Entertainment.
5 ft 2 in or 157.5 cm
50 kg or 110 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Kimiko Glenn has dated –
- Sean Grandillo (2015-Present) – Glenn and Grandillo began dating in February 2015. The couple has since been together and they can often be seen posting their loved-up pictures on social media.
Race / Ethnicity
Kimiko is of German, Scottish, and Irish descent on her father’s side and has Japanese roots on her mother’s side.
Best Known For
- Playing the role of Brook Soso in the Netflix comedy-drama series, Orange Is the New Black (2014-2017)
- Enacting Dawn Williams in the Broadway musical, Waitress, in 2016
Glenn made her theatrical film debut in the comedy film, Nous York, in 2012.
As a voice actress, she made her theatrical film debut in the animated superhero movie, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, in 2018.
First Web Show
Kimiko made her web show debut as Katie Summers in the comedy series, Submissions Only, in 2010.
First TV Show
She made her TV show debut as Lily Deng in the crime procedural drama series, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, in 2014.
As a voice actress, she made her TV show debut by voicing the character of Samantha in the animated series, We Bare Bears, in 2016.
To deal with stress and skin issues, Kimiko practice Yoga. When it comes to keeping her skin healthy and glowing, she prefers to use hydrating natural beauty products.
Kimiko Glenn Favorite Things
- Food – Pastries
- Play – Behind the Painting written by Maltby & Shire, Plop written by Bare‘s Damon Intrabartolo
Source – IMDb
Kimiko Glenn Facts
- Kimiko grew up in Phoenix, Arizona.
- While in 5th grade, Glenn started working as an actress at Valley Youth Theatre in Phoenix and soon got serious about acting.
- She has been a part of a production of Shakespeare’s Love’s Labour’s Lost directed by Alex Timbers at the Delacorte Theater.
- She was very obnoxious as a child.
- Kimiko is fond of singing.
- Glenn auditioned for a children’s theater production of Snow White and the Seven Dwarves after her father caught the attention of an article about it.
- She loved making funny videos with her friends during her high school days.
- During the days at Boston Conservatory, Kimiko was selected for the 1st National Tour of Spring Awakening.
- Follow Kimiko Glenn on Instagram and Twitter.
Featured Image by Kimiko Glenn / Instagram