|Kyliegh Curran Quick Info
|5 ft 5 in
|Date of Birth
|December 10, 2005
Kyliegh Curran is an American actor, stage artist, and voice actor who started acting as a child artist. She is known for having been cast as Abra Stone in the supernatural horror film Doctor Sleep, Harper in the time-travel mystery thriller drama television series Secrets of Sulphur Springs, and Lenore Usher in the gothic horror drama television miniseries The Fall of the House of Usher. In addition to that, Kyliegh Curran has also been a part of a variety of other projects which include the likes of Young Jedi Adventures, Lego Star Wars Summer Vacation, I Can I Will I Did, Días de cine, Made in Hollywood, Hollywood Insider, The Stephen Kingdom, and Good Morning America.
Miami, Florida, United States
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Kyliegh Curran has taken acting lessons and joined Actors’ Playhouse conservatory where she trained in theatre. She also attended the British Academy of Performing Arts located in Marietta, Georgia as well as the Renaissance International School of Performing Arts located in Milton, Georgia.
She has also been homeschooled.
Actor, Stage Artist, Voice Actor
- Others – Kevin Edward Curran (Paternal Grandfather), Mary Lewis Elliott (Paternal Grandmother), Whittington B. Johnson (Maternal Grandfather) (Bahamian-American writer and scholar, First black professor at the University of Miami), Imogene Smith (Maternal Grandmother)
Kyliegh Curran has been repped by Parkside Talent Management, Talent Management Company, Basking Ridge, New Jersey, United States.
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
46 kg or 101.5 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
Mixed (White and Black)
Kyliegh Curran is of English and Irish descent on her father’s side and has African-Bahamian and African-American roots on her mother’s side.
Kyliegh Curran Facts
- She started acting at a young age and was 7 years old when she began taking acting lessons.
- Kyliegh Curran shifted to New York City in order to pursue her career.
- She was cast as Young Nala in a Broadway production of The Lion King in 2015.
- Alongside Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, and Cliff Curtis, Kyliegh Curran co-starred as Abra Stone (or “Abba-do”, a girl with “the shining”) in the supernatural horror film Doctor Sleep in 2019. The film is an adaptation of the 2013 novel of the same name by Stephen King and serves as a sequel to Stanley Kubrick‘s 1980 film The Shining.
- For her role in Doctor Sleep, she won the 46th Saturn Award in the “Best Performance by a Younger Actor” category.
- Along with Preston Oliver, Elle Graham, Madeleine McGraw, Landon Gordon, Kelly Frye, Josh Braaten, and Diandra Lyle, Kyliegh Curran co-starred as Harper Marie Dunn (Griffin’s new best friend who is excited to learn if the rumors about Savannah are true and help Griffin find out) in the Disney Channel time-travel mystery thriller drama series Secrets of Sulphur Springs from 2021 to 2023.
- She provided vocals to the character of Ayva Ackler in an episode titled Mystery of the Opal Cave/Clash of the animated children’s sci-fi television series Star Wars: Young Jedi Adventures in November 2023.
- Kyliegh Curran brought to life the character of Lenore Usher (Frederick and Morella’s daughter whose name comes from a character in “The Raven” and whom Roderick considers to be “the best of the Ushers”) in the Netflix gothic horror drama miniseries The Fall of the House of Usher. Her co-stars for the project included Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood, Mary McDonnell, Henry Thomas, Kate Siegel, Rahul Kohli, Samantha Sloyan, T’Nia Miller, Zach Gilford, Willa Fitzgerald, Carl Lumbly, Mark Hamill, and others.
- Kyliegh Curran has also worked with several organizations such as Girls, Inc. and Reach Out and Read Georgia.
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