Kim Dickens Biography

Updated On Jun 25, 2019 Published On Nov 24, 2015
Facts of Kim Dickens
Date of Birth: 1965 , June-18
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Kim Dickens
Birth Name Kimberly Jan Dickens
Nick Name Kim
Father Justin Dickens
Mother Pam (Clark) Howell
Nationality Americanq
Birth Place/City Huntsville, Alabama, U.S.
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $2 million
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Weight in KG 59 KG
Married Yes
Married to Ken Dixon
Children 1
Education Vanderbilt University
Awards Not Yet
Movies Truth or Consequences, N.M., Zero Effect, Mercury Rising
TV Show Fear the Walking Dead, Deadwood
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Kim Dickens is an American actress popular for portraying in the movies like Truth or Consequences, N.M., Zero Effect, and Mercury Rising. She is also known for her role in the television series; Deadwood and Treme. The beautiful actress, with her unique talents and extraordinary skills, is worth around millions of dollars.

Kim Dickens’ Biography: Where is Kim Dickens from?

Born as Kimberly Jan Dickens on June 18, 1965, in Huntsville, Alabama, Kim Dickens is the daughter of father Justin Dickens and mother Pam (Clark) Howell. Regarding her nationality, she is an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

She attended Lee High School and following the graduation from high school, she went to the Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. She graduated from the university earning a bachelor of arts in communications.

After graduation, she moved to New York City, where she studied at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. She worked as a waitress to continue her studies and completed her graduation from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.

How old is Kim Dickens?

As of June 2019, Kim’s age is 54. An American native, she shares the birth sign, Gemini.

Kim Dickens’ Career Goals, Success Story

Keen in acting from the very early days, Kim debuted in a student production of David Mamet’s play, Sexual Perversity in Chicago, while at Vanderbilt University, making her professional debut in a 1995 movie, Palookaville.

That year, she was also seen in an episode of the television series, New York News. Similarly, Kim has appeared in over dozens of movies and television series like Talking Dead, House of Cards, Spin City, The Gift, Red, The Blindside, and more.

After decades of experience in the acting field, the beautiful actress received a nomination for the first time for Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Best Supporting Actress – Science Fiction, for her works in a 2000 film Hollow Man. In the movie, she starred alongside Elisabeth Shue, Kevin Bacon, and Josh Brolin, among others. Well, the project was a big hit grossing $190.2 million at the box office.

Not only in the film, but she has also been nominated for several major awards like Screen Actors Guild Awards and Independent Spirit Awards, for her works in an American Western TV series, Deadwood.

As of 2019, Kim has worked in the movie, The Highwaymen, portraying Gladys Hamer whereas her television works include the portrayal of Joanie Stubbs in a TV movie Deadwood: The Movie.

Here are the quick highlights of her career:




Box Office



The Gift

$44.6 million

Cate Blanchett, Giovanni Ribisi, Keanu Reeves


Thank You for Smoking

$39.3 million

Aaron Eckhart, Maria Bello, Cameron Bright


The Blind Side

$309.2 million

Sandra Bullock, Tim McGraw, Quinton Aaron


Gone Girl

$369.3 million

Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris


Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children

$296.5 million

Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Chris O’Dowd







2 episodes



4 episodes


Friday Night Lights

11 episodes


2018    Fear the Walking Dead

41 episodes;

Lead role (seasons 1–4)

Nominations — Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television (2016), Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television (2017)


Talking Dead

7 episodes

How Much is Kim Dickens Worth at Present?

Kim Dickens' net worth as of June 2019, is $2 million, according to Celebritynetworth. Beginning her professional career in 1995, she has already appeared in over dozens of movies and television series and has earned a level of respect for her acting skills.

Well, as an actress, her yearly average earning would have been around $40 thousand to $50 thousand and besides that, she would have earned from advertisements and endorsements deals.

Is Kim Dickens Married or Single?

Moving to Kim’s personal life, well, the American actress is a married woman and has a kid. She was wedded to an entrepreneur, Ken Dixon and together, the couple is reportedly living a happy life.

The pair shares a daughter born in October 2000, and the family of three are leading a happy life together and are supportive of each other.

A few years back, Dickens was rumored of having romantic affairs with singer and songwriter, Jill Sobule, which never proved to be true as they were never spotted together in public as well as never accepted their relationship.

Kim Dickens' Age, Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Age: As of 2019, Kim Dickens has reached the age of 54.

Height: She stands at a height of 168.9 cm or 5 feet 6 ½ inches

Weight: The actress has an average weight.

Body Measurements: Kim has maintained a perfect body size.

Hair Color: Her hair color is brown.

Eye Color: She has green eyes.

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Kim Dickens facts on timeline

Born in Huntsville, Alabama

June 18 , 1965

Kim Dickens was from the middle class family born as Kimberly Jan Dickens in Huntsville, Alabama, United States of America to Justin Dickens and Pam (Clark) Howell. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Graduated from Lee High School


She attended Lee High School since she was child and there she was one of the best students of the high school. She also received several honors and awards while she was in her senior year. She graduated from there in 1983. 

Played her first acting role in the Sexual Perversity in Chicago


Kim Dickens was influenced in acting since she was child. While she was pursuing her higher education, she appeared in the show, Sexual Perversity in Chicago. It was a student production of   David Mamet and that was held at Vanderbilt University.

Professional acting debut


Kim began her career as a waitress but that time she was also taking her acting classes at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film. So keen in acting, Kim played her debut acting role in 1995 in the movie, Palookaville. That year, she was also seen in the television series, New York News. 

Nominated in Independent Spirit Awards


Independent Spirit Awards is one of the prestigious awards in the acting world. She got her one and only nomination in these awards in 2002 and that was for Best Female Lead. However, she was not honored with this award. 

Nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards


In 2007, for her role in the television series, Deadwood, she got her first nomination in Screen Actors Guild Awards. She was nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series and that is also her only nomination in this award. 

Kim Dickens has maintained the net worth of $2 million


Kim Dickens' net worth as of June 2019, is $2 million, according to Celebritynetworth. Beginning her professional career in 1995, she has already appeared in over dozens of movies and television series and has earned a level of respect for her acting skills.