Helen Madeyln Kim

Coast to Coast - Adults - 323.845.9200 (Commercial) , and Coast to Coast - Voiceover - 323.845.9200 (Voiceover)

Female Asian

Brown Brown 118lbs 5'1"

4-6 30" 4-6 4-6 5.5


Additional

- She has studied and completed improv Levels 1-5 at the PIT in NYC, where she performed long-form improv regularly with her indie improv team called Mass Hysteria!. She is currently studying improv at UCB LA., - Helen has a valid driver's license & drives a stick-shift navy blue Mini Cooper with racer stripes she likes to call "Thor"., - Helen has extensive experience in the restaurant-hospitality business as a server & bartender (8 years altogether, with a certification in bartending from the American Bartending School in NYC)., - She played tennis for 4 years throughout high school (2 years in Varsity). , - She learned to play the guitar at the age of 12 and has been in a band as a guitarist (rhythm guitar) & vocalist for 6 years., - She's a big fan of Apple Products and have had an iPhone since 3G became available on the iPhone. A longtime AT&T user, back when it was Cingular Wireless. She now bundles her cell, internet and TV as well (Direct TV & At&T U-Verse). , - She has experience as a retail sales associate at places like babyGAP and a record store. , - She taught Basic Acting to university undergrad students for three years, and has served as a Freelance Editor and Videographer at a start-up film production studio in Los Angeles. , - She practices meditation daily. , - She has two sisters and one brother, two nephews, and two nieces, all in Southern CA area. Both parents reside in SoCal as well., - She is available as a local hire in NYC & Austin, TX. , - She has a valid US passport.

Film

RoleDirectorProduction
Duvall et al   Lead Youthana Yuos USC Grad Thesis Film
Keeping Things Professional   Lead James Tang Indie Short Film
The Deadlight   Supporting USC Grad Thesis Film
Late, Late   Supporting Samrat Chakrabarti Indie Short Film
 

Television

RoleDirectorProduction
Marvels' Runaways   Recurring Guest Star ABC/Hulu
Famous in Love   Co-Star Troian Bellisario Freeform
Boys & Girls: The Series (pilot presentation)   Co-Star Darik Bernard Black Noise Media
American Princess   Recurring Guest Star A+E/Lifetime
Glow   Co-Star John Cameron Mitchell Netflix

Stage

RoleDirectorProduction
Sophie's Sweet 16   Kierra Chima Chikazunga Theater for a New City (NYC)
Paper Angels   Mel Lai Victoria Linchong San Francisco Fringe Festival
25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee   Marcy Park Taryn Turney The Secret Theater (NYC)
Big Flower Eater   Esther Victoria Linchong Direct Arts (NYC)
MacSPIN   Brandt Cristina Lundy Times Square Art Center (NYC)
Abstinence Adventurers Unite   Lana Asian American Film Lab (NYC)
Line One   Channeler Brad Anderson People's Improv Theater (NYC)
The Desert Play   Scorpion & Cactus Victoria Linchong Direct Arts (NYC)

Commercial

RoleDirectorProduction
Conflicts Available Upon Request  
 
 
 
 

Print

RoleDirectorProduction
American Express   Shop Small Campaign
Clearasil   Superfruit Campaing
 
 
 

Comedy

RoleDirectorProduction
Mass Hysteria!   Team Regular Indie Long Form Improv Team (NYC)
 
 
 
 

Internet

RoleDirectorProduction
Cho & McGirr   Lead Web Series
Honestly, Amelia   Co-Star Regina Gibson Web Series
Misty Tanner (pilot presentation)   Lead Carl Diamond Web Series
 
 

Industrial

RoleDirectorProduction
Thinking Aloud: Making Sense of Literacy   Recurring James Hoelscher Edgecore Marketing Services
 
 
 
 

Training

Improv - UCB (present), The People's Improv Theater (The PIT, NYC) - Level's 1-5 completed, Acting - On-Going (present), Comedy Intensive, Technique Clinic - Lesly Kahn & Co., Commercial Training - Judy Kain, Killian McHugh, Josh Rappaport, Stacy Gallo, Scene Study - Beverly Hills Playhouse NY - Cotter Smith, University of Iowa - MFA in Acting, University of CA, Riverside - BA in Theatre & Art History  
 

Other Special Skills

- She has studied and completed improv Levels 1-5 at the PIT in NYC, where she performed long-form improv regularly with her indie improv team called Mass Hysteria!. She is currently studying improv at UCB LA., - Helen has a valid driver's license & drives a stick-shift navy blue Mini Cooper with racer stripes she likes to call "Thor"., - Helen has extensive experience in the restaurant-hospitality business as a server & bartender (8 years altogether, with a certification in bartending from the American Bartending School in NYC)., - She played tennis for 4 years throughout high school (2 years in Varsity). , - She learned to play the guitar at the age of 12 and has been in a band as a guitarist (rhythm guitar) & vocalist for 6 years., - She's a big fan of Apple Products and have had an iPhone since 3G became available on the iPhone. A longtime AT&T user, back when it was Cingular Wireless. She now bundles her cell, internet and TV as well (Direct TV & At&T U-Verse). , - She has experience as a retail sales associate at places like babyGAP and a record store. , - She taught Basic Acting to university undergrad students for three years, and has served as a Freelance Editor and Videographer at a start-up film production studio in Los Angeles. , - She practices meditation daily. , - She has two sisters and one brother, two nephews, and two nieces, all in Southern CA area. Both parents reside in SoCal as well., - She is available as a local hire in NYC & Austin, TX. , - She has a valid US passport. 
 

Special Skills

ACTING GENRES, STYLES AND TECHNIQUES

Style

Comedy (Advanced), Drama (Advanced), Improv (Advanced), Musical (Intermediate), Sanford Meisner (Advanced), Stanislavsky (Advanced), Stella Adler (Intermediate)
 

Athletic

Extreme Sports

CYCLING, GENERAL (Beginner), FLATLAND/FREESTYLE (Beginner), SNOWBOARDER (Beginner)
 

General

HIKING (Beginner), JOGGING (Beginner), ROLLERBLADE (Beginner), RUNNING (Beginner), TENNIS (Intermediate), WEIGHT LIFTER (Beginner)
 

Swimming

BACK STROKE (Beginner), SWIMMING, GENERAL (Beginner)
 

Fighting and Weapons

General Weapons

HANDGUN (Beginner)
 

Stage Combat

DAGGERS (Beginner), HAND-TO-HAND (Beginner), STAFF (Beginner), SWORDS (Beginner)
 

Improvisation and Comedy

Improvisation & Comedic Performance

IMPROV, GENERAL (Advanced), LONG FORM (Intermediate), UCB (Beginner)
 

Languages and Accents/Dialects

Accents/Dialects

AUSTRALIAN (Beginner), BRITISH (Beginner), NEW YORK / BROOKLYN (Beginner), SOUTHERN (Beginner)
 

Languages

KOREAN (Advanced)
 

Other

Driving Skills

STICK SHIFT (Advanced)
 

Licenses

CLASS C (Advanced), CLASS D (Advanced)
 

Miscellaneous

BARTENDER (Advanced), YOGA (Intermediate)
 

Performance

Circus Skills

HULA HOOP (Beginner), TRAPEZE (Beginner)
 

Dance

CLUB/FREESTYLE (Beginner), TAP (Beginner)
 

Instruments

GUITAR (Intermediate)
 

Singing

FOLK (Beginner), MUSICAL THEATER (Advanced)
 

Vocal Range

MEZZO-SOPRANO (Intermediate)
 

Possessions

Dark Blue with Racer Stripes Mini Cooper (Stick-Shift) 
iPhone (AT&T)