Kim Sykes is a member of the Women’s Artist Workshop (WAW) and Plays In Progress (PIP). Guest starred on Showtime’s Homeland as Detective Sluser and has a recurring role on BULL in Seasons 1 and 3 for CBS as Judge Diana Foley. She has appeared on The Affair for Showtime, Bryan Cranston’s Sneaky Pete for Amazon Studios. and Louis CK’s “Louie” for FX. Film credits include the roles in the features, Pariah, and The Crow also the Independent films, Marcy and Coming Up Roses starring Bernadette Peters. Her numerous television appearances include, Person of Interest, The Unusuals, Law and Order; Law and Order: Criminal Intent; The West Wing and others.
On stage she was last seen as Billy Fink in Jeff Keilholtz’s Bad Fiction at The Actors Company Theater’s New TACTics New Play Festival and as the spunky park ranger in the play Melissa’s Choice”at the Lion.
As a writer, she has published several short stories for Akashic Books, one of which was selected for the Best African American Fiction of 2010. Her full length play, In A Roundabout Way, was part of Guild Hall’s JDTLab Staged Reading in East Hampton and the WAW lab at Dorset Theater Festival. Represented by Leading Artists Inc. SAG-AFTRA/Actors Equity.