Born in Malaysia to an Iban father and New Zealand Mother, K.K grew up in both of her cultures. Spending her early years in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and her formative years in Christchurch and later Auckland, New Zealand.
Off Broadway includes: Preparedness (Bushwick Starr) Eureka Day (Colt Coeur), Passage (Soho Rep), The Gravediggers Lullaby (The Actors Company) Daphne’s Dive (Signature Theater) Charles Francis Chan Jr’s Exotic Oriental Murder Mystery (NAATCO), One Night (Cherry Lane), The Golden Dragon (The Play Company), Bottom of the World (Atlantic Theater Company), Grace (MCC), Richard III (Classic Stage Company)
Regional: Mary Stuart (title role, Chicago Shakespeare Theater)
Film: Shackled, After Party, Home, Anna and the King, The Sleeping Dictionary
T.V includes: Gotham Knights (Upcoming) (CW), Inventing Anna (Netflix), Bull (CBS), God Friended Me (CBS) The Good Wife (CBS), Gossip Girl (CW), Mercy (NBC), White Collar
MFA Columbia University Acting Program.
K.K is also an adjunct professor in acting for camera, having taught at Columbia University, PACE University and Long Island University.
K.K considers herself third culture and 1st generation Asian American.