Kim Hopkins is an actress, stand up comedian, model, improvisor ~ currently studying with the amazing Gary Austin, founder of The Groundlings.
Kim Hopkins is the daughter of comedian George Hopkins. Kim started modeling and acting at the age of 2 1/2 in New York working with the Marge McDermott Agency and photographer Bert Stern, she was on the cover of Mc Calls magazine at the age of 3 and an Ivory baby in the Ivory soap commercials. Kim was the top child model in New York until she moved to Los Angeles at the age of 12.
Kim continued modeling all over the world, 6 months in Tokyo, Japan, 2 1/2 years in Mexico and one year in Europe doing commercials, magazine covers and fashion as well as billboards, posters and album covers and even runway.
Back in the United States Kim continued modeling doing Oil of Olay ads, magazine covers, editorial fashion, more posters and over three hundred commercials to date.
Kim’s flair for sexy comedy landed her roles in the cult classics “Cheech & Chong’s Next Movie” and “The Hollywood Knights”, as well as recurring comedic sketches on The Tonight Show.
Then Kim had her son, Zack Hopkins, who went on to follow in her footsteps and do 10 national commercials his first year in the business and followed that up with a series regular role on the WB show Movie Stars. Kim took a few years off to raise Zack and coach him while he was working on Movie Stars. Now Kim is back to work, has done a few films, a few commercials and now you should keep your eye out for her on television and the big screen!
Websites: IMDB | Kim’s Drama reel | Kim’s first stand up | and Kim’s comedy reel is coming soon!