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Kimiko Glenn

 
Birth Place:
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Bio:
Kimiko Glenn played Dawn Pinket in the original Broadway production of Waitress (2016). Other theatre credits include: Love's Labour's Lost (2013, Delacorte Theatre); Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots (La Jolla Playhouse, 2012); and Spring Awakening (National Tour, 2008-2010). Glenn is best known for ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: June 27, 1989 (33)

Birth Place: Phoenix, AZ, USA

Bio:
Kimiko Glenn played Dawn Pinket in the original Broadway production of Waitress (2016). Other theatre credits include: Love's Labour's Lost (2013, Delacorte Theatre); Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots (La Jolla Playhouse, 2012); and Spring Awakening (National Tour, 2008-2010). Glenn is best known for ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Dawn
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Emily
Strawberry (Understudy)
  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2008
Thea

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2016
Dawn

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2010
Emily

Strawberry (Understudy)

  [US Tour]
National Tour, 2008
Thea

Kimiko Glenn Biography

Kimiko Glenn played Dawn Pinket in the original Broadway production of Waitress (2016). Other theatre credits include: Love's Labour's Lost (2013, Delacorte Theatre); Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots (La Jolla Playhouse, 2012); and Spring Awakening (National Tour, 2008-2010). Glenn is best known for her work as Brook Soso in the award-winning Netflix series "Orange is The New Black," as well as her recurring role on FX’s "Married". She also made a cameo on Comedy Central’s “Broad City” as the evil hipster store clerk at Beacon’s Closet. Films include: Can You Keep a Secret? (2019); Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018); and Like Father (2018).




Kimiko Glenn News

VIDEO: HBO Max Releases CLOSE ENOUGH Season Three Trailer Photo VIDEO: HBO Max Releases CLOSE ENOUGH Season Three Trailer
by Michael Major - Mar 23, 2022

The cast includes JG Quintel, Gabrielle Walsh, Jason Mantzoukas, Kimiko Glenn, Danielle Brooks, Jessica DiCicco, and James Adomian. The guest cast includes Henry Winkler, Laraine Newman, John Early, Nikki Glaser, Debra Wilson,  and Monét X. Change.

Kimiko Glenn Narrates Audiobook of WHAT PRETTY GIRLS ARE MADE OF Photo Kimiko Glenn Narrates Audiobook of WHAT PRETTY GIRLS ARE MADE OF
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2021

Award-winning actress, Kimiko Glenn, narrates the audio edition of Lindsay Jill Roth’s novel, “WHAT PRETTY GIRLS ARE MADE OF.” Blackstone Audio released the audiobook today, November 17th, 2021 which was originally published by Simon & Schuster’s Pocket Star imprint.

YouTube Originals Debuts Season 3 of Hit Comedy LIZA ON DEMAND Photo YouTube Originals Debuts Season 3 of Hit Comedy LIZA ON DEMAND
by Michael Major - Oct 13, 2021

YouTube Originals has launched the third and final season of the hit comedy series “Liza on Demand,” starring Liza Koshy and former Waitress star Kimiko Glenn. Watch the first full episode for free now!

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Season 3 of the Hit YouTube Original Comedy LIZA ON DEMA Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Season 3 of the Hit YouTube Original Comedy LIZA ON DEMAND
by Michael Major - Sep 29, 2021

Liza on Demand follows the comedic misadventures of Liza (Liza Koshy) and her roommates-slash-best-friends, Harlow (Kimiko Glenn) and Oliver (Travis Coles), as they wade through the highs and lows of their 20s.

Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week - Kristin Chenoweth, Billy Po Photo Weekly Roundup: Our Top Ten Theater TikToks of the Week - Kristin Chenoweth, Billy Porter, COME FROM AWAY & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 24, 2021

Check out this week's top ten TikToks, featuring Kristin Chenoweth, Billy Porter, JJ Niemann, Come From Away, Moulin Rouge! & more.

Performers Across The Decades Hit The Stage For Valley Youth Theatre Fundraiser, Augu Photo Performers Across The Decades Hit The Stage For Valley Youth Theatre Fundraiser, August 21
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 11, 2021

More than 100 performers from Arizona and nationwide will hit the stage for Valley Youth Theatre's (VYT) VYTal Affair-athon, an eight-hour, Jerry Lewis-style virtual event to be streamed live.

BWW Interview: Kimiko Glenn & Megan Hilty Dish on CENTAURWORLD! Photo BWW Interview: Kimiko Glenn & Megan Hilty Dish on CENTAURWORLD!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 30, 2021

BroadwayWorld had the pleasure of catching up with Glenn and Hilty over Zoom. We talked about the new series, the joys of voice acting, and how working on Centaurworld surprised them in the best way. 

BWW Interview: Megan Nicole Dong Talks CENTAURWORLD! Photo BWW Interview: Megan Nicole Dong Talks CENTAURWORLD!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jul 29, 2021

Centaurworld follows a war horse who is transported from her embattled world to a strange land inhabited by silly, singing centaurs of all species, shapes, and sizes.

BWW Exclusive: Megan Hilty & Kimiko Glenn Sing 'Fragile Things' on CENTAURWORLD! Photo BWW Exclusive: Megan Hilty & Kimiko Glenn Sing 'Fragile Things' on CENTAURWORLD!
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2021

The Broadway star-studded cast also includes Kimiko Glenn (Horse), Megan Hilty (Wammawink), Parvesh Cheena (Zulius), Josh Radnor (Durpleton), series creator Megan Nicole Dong (Glendale), and Chris Diamantopoulos (Ched).

BWW Feature: CRITICS CHOICE - TOP THEATRES IN PHOENIX: 
A Guide To The 2021-2022 Sea Photo BWW Feature: CRITICS CHOICE - TOP THEATRES IN PHOENIX: A Guide To The 2021-2022 Season
by Herbert Paine - Jul 28, 2021

Live theatre is back! Here's a critics choice list of the top 20 venues in the area with information on upcoming productions for the 2021-2022 Season, how to buy tickets, and more!

Kimiko Glenn Videos

BWW Exclusive: Megan Hilty & Kimiko Glenn Sing 'Fragile Things' on CENTAURWORLD! VideoBWW Exclusive: Megan Hilty & Kimiko Glenn Sing 'Fragile Things' on CENTAURWORLD!
by Stage Tube - Jul 29, 2021

The Broadway star-studded cast also includes Kimiko Glenn (Horse), Megan Hilty (Wammawink), Parvesh Cheena (Zulius), Josh Radnor (Durpleton), series creator Megan Nicole Dong (Glendale), and Chris Diamantopoulos (Ched).

VIDEO: Jessie Mueller Sings 'Rider's Lullaby' on New Netflix Series CENTAURWORLD! VideoVIDEO: Jessie Mueller Sings 'Rider's Lullaby' on New Netflix Series CENTAURWORLD!
by Stage Tube - Jul 27, 2021

Centaurworld follows a war horse who is transported from her embattled world to a strange land inhabited by silly, singing centaurs of all species, shapes, and sizes.

VIDEO: Hear Jessie Mueller, Megan Hilty, Renée Elise Goldsberry & More in the Traile VideoVIDEO: Hear Jessie Mueller, Megan Hilty, Renée Elise Goldsberry & More in the Trailer for CENTAURWORLD!
by Stage Tube - Jun 14, 2021

You can hear the voice talent of Jessie Mueller, Megan Hilty, Kimiko Glenn, Lea Salonga, Renée Elise Goldsberry and Brian Stokes Mitchell in the trailer.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for OVER THE MOON, Starring Phillipa Soo, Ruthie Anne Miles, VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for OVER THE MOON, Starring Phillipa Soo, Ruthie Anne Miles, Kimiko Glenn, & More!
by Stage Tube - Sep 22, 2020

Fueled with determination and a passion for science, a bright young girl builds a rocket ship to the moon to prove the existence of a legendary Moon Goddess. There she ends up on an unexpected quest, and discovers a whimsical land of fantastical creatures.

VIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute VideoVIDEO: Watch Nick Cordero 'One of the Great Ones' Memorial Tribute
by Robert Diamond - Sep 6, 2020

In honor and celebration of Nick's memory, over 150 of his friends, colleagues, and family from all over the world came together to sing the song that will keep Nick in our hearts forever 'One of the Great Ones' from A Bronx Tale. The resulting video was featured during the streaming of the memorial.

Broadway Rewind: LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST Makes Music in Central Park VideoBroadway Rewind: LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST Makes Music in Central Park
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 28, 2020

Today we rewind to 2013, when Love's Labour's Lost arrived at Central Park's Delacorte Theatre. The Public Theater production opened on August 12.

#TBT: Look Back At WAITRESS's Opening Night On Broadway! Video#TBT: Look Back At WAITRESS's Opening Night On Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jan 2, 2020

Sugar, butter, Waitress! As Broadway's smash hit musical Waitress gets ready to close up shop at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre on Sunday January 5th, we're heading to the diner for a look back at the show's opening night! Check out the video to see the production's original stars Jessie Mueller, Drew Gehling, Keala Settle, and more celebrating the show's official first bow and giving us a taste of why Waitress is something special!

VIDEO: See Kimiko Glenn in the Season Two Trailer for LIZA ON DEMAND Starring Liza Ko VideoVIDEO: See Kimiko Glenn in the Season Two Trailer for LIZA ON DEMAND Starring Liza Koshy
by Stage Tube - Aug 27, 2019

Today YouTube Originals premiered the trailer for the highly anticipated second season of their original series LIZA ON DEMAND.  Following more than 38 million views of the season one pilot, LIZA ON DEMAND will return with an all new season on September 25, 2019.  Fans can get excited for the second season by binge watching the first season, which will be made available for free starting today only on YouTube. For season two, episodes will be available for free and release weekly every Wednesday. All episodes will be available to binge on launch day for YouTube Premium subscribers.

VIDEO: Alex Daddario, Tyler Hoechin, Sunita Mani and Laverne Cox Star in Trailer for  VideoVIDEO: Alex Daddario, Tyler Hoechin, Sunita Mani and Laverne Cox Star in Trailer for CAN YOU KEEP A SECRET?
by Stage Tube - Aug 16, 2019

Based on the best-selling novel by Sophie Kinsella, CAN YOU KEEP A SECRET? tells the story of New York City marketing manager Emma (Alexandra Daddario), who is stuck in a rut in her professional and romantic life. On her flight home from a botched client meeting, the plane hits turbulence and Emma confesses all of her secrets to the stranger sitting next to her…at least she thought he was a stranger, until she later meets Jack (Tyler Hoechlin), her company's handsome CEO, who now knows every humiliating detail about her. Suddenly, Emma's life is hilariously and embarrassingly turned upside down as she navigates whether telling the truth is the answer to finding love.

#TBT: WAITRESS Opens Up On Broadway! Video#TBT: WAITRESS Opens Up On Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 25, 2019

This week, the hit musical Waitress is celebrating three sweet years since opening up at Broadway's Brooks Atkinson Theatre! To celebrate, we're throwing it back to the show's opening night with its original stars Jessie Mueller, Drew Gehling, Keala Settle, and more. It only takes a taste to know that Waitress is special, so check out all the footage below to see why!


Kimiko Glenn Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kimiko Glenn been in?
Kimiko Glenn has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Kimiko Glenn been in?
Kimiko Glenn has not appeared in the West End