Kim Hawthorne

Kim Hawthorne is a native of Newark, New Jersey. When she was just 12 years old she began studying opera and went on to earn a classical music scholarship to Birmingham-Southern College in Alabama. After graduating with honors and a Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre, she launched her professional theatre career at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia where she originated the role of "Minnie Dove Charles" in Pearl Cleage's Flyin' West under the direction of Kenny Leon. She moved to New York where she made her Broadway debut performing the lead role of "Queen" in Cy Coleman and Ira Gasman's musical The Life directed by Michael Blakemore.

Ms. Hawthorne has over 20 years experience on the big screen and television. She was nominated for Canada's prestigious Leo Award for her role in Da Vinci's Inquest.

When she is not acting Ms. Hawthorne enjoys designing jewelry and spending time with her sons, Julian and Tobias.

Known For


Cast Credits

Greenleaf (2016)
Starring as Kerissa Greenleaf (13 episodes)
Rosewood (2015)
Guest starring as Ronna Burke
Rake (2014)
Guest starring as Gloria Barzmann (10 episodes)
Switched at Birth (2011)
Guest starring as Gina (4 episodes)
Rizzoli & Isles (2010)
Guest starring as Vonda Morris
NCIS: Los Angeles (2009)
Guest starring as Dr. Diane Church
Southland (2009)
Guest starring as Yvette
  • Episode 5x03: Babel (Feb 27, 2013)
Castle (2009)
Guest starring as Angela Matthews
Lucky Louie (2006)
Starring as Ellen
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Guest starring as Susan
Andromeda (2000)
Guest starring as Lawyer
Guest starring as Tri-Camille
First Wave (1998)
Guest starring as Agent Simon
Da Vinci's Inquest (1998)
Starring as Det. Rose Williams (33 episodes)
Stargate SG-1 (1997)
Guest starring as Kegan
Millennium (1996)
Guest starring as Nurse