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Occupation
  
Actress

Height
  
1.73 m

Role
  
Actress


Name
  
Kim Dickens

Years active
  
1995–present

Spouse
  
Ken Dixon

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Full Name
  
Kimberly Jan Dickens

Born
  
June 18, 1965 (age 58) (
1965-06-18
)
Huntsville, Alabama. U.S

Nominations
  
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series

Parents
  
Justin Dickens, Pam (Clark) Howell

Movies and TV shows
  
Fear the Walking Dead, Gone Girl, Deadwood, Treme, Hollow Man

Similar People
  
Cliff Curtis, Alycia Debnam Carey, Frank Dillane, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Carrie Coon

Profiles

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Kimberly Jan Dickens (born June 18, 1965) is an American actress whose film debut was a supporting role in the 1995 film comedy Palookaville. She later had lead roles in the movies Truth or Consequences, N.M. (1997), Zero Effect, and Mercury Rising (both 1998). Dickens has had several other supporting film roles, including in Hollow Man (2000), House of Sand and Fog (2003), The Blind Side (2009), and Gone Girl (2014).

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On television, Dickens had regular roles in the HBO dramas Deadwood (2004–06) and Treme (2010–13). She currently stars as Madison Clark in the AMC horror-drama series, Fear the Walking Dead (2015–present) and as Kate Baldwin in the Netflix political drama series, House of Cards (2015–17).

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Personal life

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Dickens was born in Huntsville, Alabama, the daughter of Pam (Clark) Howell and Justin Dickens, a country-western singer. She graduated from that city's Lee High School and attended Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in communication. Dickens soon moved to New York City, where she worked as a waitress, to continue her studies at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. In the late 1990s she moved to Los Angeles.

1990s

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Dickens made her stage debut in a student production of David Mamet's Sexual Perversity in Chicago, at Vanderbilt University. In 1995, she made her professional screen debut in the Alan Taylor's comedy film Palookaville, playing Vincent Gallo's character's girlfriend. She spent the following year playing supporting roles in the made-for-television films Voice from the Grave and Two Mothers for Zachary. In 1997, Dickens returned to film, playing female leading role opposite Vincent Gallo again in neo-noir thriller Truth or Consequences, N.M. directed by Kiefer Sutherland. Film received negative reviews from critics. In 1998, she appeared in Great Expectations, a film adaptation of the Charles Dickens's novel, and had the female leading roles in Zero Effect with Bill Pullman, Ben Stiller, and Ryan O'Neal, and Mercury Rising with Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin. In 1999, she starred alongside Antonio Banderas in the comedy film The White River Kid.

2000s

In 2000, Dickens had co-starring roles in films Committed opposite Heather Graham, Hollow Man with Elisabeth Shue and Kevin Bacon, and The Gift starring Cate Blanchett. The following year, she played the lead in the independent film, Things Behind the Sun. Dickens received critical acclaim for her performance, and Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead nomination. Later that year, she was regular cast member in the short-lived CBS police drama series, Big Apple. In 2003, she co-starred opposite Felicity Huffman and Eric Stoltz in the Showtime miniseries Out of Order.

In 2000s, Dickens mostly worked on television, playing Joanie Stubbs, the madam, in the HBO western Deadwood from 2004 to 2006. She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series in 2007 for this role. She was regular cast member in the unaired HBO comedy series, 12 Miles of Bad Road starring Lily Tomlin and Mary Kay Place. She had the recurring roles on Lost and Friday Night Lights. In film, Dickens co-starred in House of Sand and Fog (2003) with Jennifer Connelly and Ben Kingsley, Thank You for Smoking (2005), Wild Tigers I Have Known (2006), Red (2008) and The Blind Side (2009).

2010s

From 2010 to 2013, Dickens was a regular on the HBO ensemble drama series, Treme, as Janette Desautel. From 2013 to 2014, she had the recurring role as Colette Jane in the FX crime drama, Sons of Anarchy. In 2015, she had a recurring role in the Netflix political drama House of Cards. In film, she co-starred in Footloose (2011) and At Any Price (2012). In 2014, she had a major supporting role as Detective Rhonda Boney in the critically acclaimed psychological thriller film Gone Girl, directed by David Fincher, and in 2016, co-starred as the lead character's mother in Tim Burton's film Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children.

In 2015, Dickens began playing Madison Clark in The Walking Dead companion series, Fear the Walking Dead. The series premiered on AMC on August 23, 2015.

Filmography

Actress
2015
Fear the Walking Dead (TV Series) as
Madison Clark
- Blue Jay (2023) - Madison Clark
- Remember What They Took from You (2023) - Madison Clark
- Gone (2022) - Madison Clark
- No One's Gone (2018) - Madison Clark
- The Wrong Side of Where You Are Now (2018) - Madison Clark
- Just in Case (2018) - Madison Clark
- Laura (2018) - Madison Clark (credit only)
- Buried (2018) - Madison Clark
- Good Out Here (2018) - Madison Clark
- Another Day in the Diamond (2018) - Madison Clark
- What's Your Story? (2018) - Madison Clark (credit only)
- Sleigh Ride (2017) - Madison Clark
- Things Bad Begun (2017) - Madison Clark
- El Matadero (2017) - Madison Clark
- This Land Is Your Land (2017) - Madison Clark
- Brother's Keeper (2017) - Madison Clark (credit only)
- La Serpiente (2017) - Madison Clark
- The Diviner (2017) - Madison Clark
- Minotaur (2017) - Madison Clark
- Children of Wrath (2017) - Madison Clark
- The Unveiling (2017) - Madison Clark
- Red Dirt (2017) - Madison Clark
- Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame (2017) - Madison Clark
- 100 (2017) - Madison Clark (credit only)
- TEOTWAWKI (2017) - Madison Clark
- The New Frontier (2017) - Madison Clark
- Eye of the Beholder (2017) - Madison Clark
- Wrath (2016) - Madison Clark
- North (2016) - Madison Clark
- Date of Death (2016) - Madison Clark
- Pillar of Salt (2016) - Madison Clark
- Pablo & Jessica (2016) - Madison Clark
- Do Not Disturb (2016) - Madison Clark
- Los Muertos (2016) - Madison Clark
- Grotesque (2016) - Madison Clark
- Shiva (2016) - Madison Clark
- Sicut Cervus (2016) - Madison Clark
- Captive (2016) - Madison Clark
- Blood in the Streets (2016) - Madison Clark
- Ouroboros (2016) - Madison Clark
- We All Fall Down (2016) - Madison Clark
- Monster (2016) - Madison Clark
- The Good Man (2015) - Madison Clark
- Cobalt (2015) - Madison Clark
- Not Fade Away (2015) - Madison Clark
- The Dog (2015) - Madison Clark
- So Close, Yet So Far (2015) - Madison Clark
- Pilot (2015) - Madison Clark
2022
The Good Nurse as
Linda Garran
2022
The In Between as
Vickie
2021
Land as
Emma
2019
Briarpatch (TV Series) as
Eve Raytek
- Felicity (2020) - Eve Raytek
- Game Theory and Mescaline (2020) - Eve Raytek
- Most Likely to Succeed (2020) - Eve Raytek
- Butterscotch (2020) - Eve Raytek
- The Most Sinful Motherfucker Alive (2020) - Eve Raytek
- Behind God's Back (2020) - Eve Raytek
- Breadknife Weather (2020) - Eve Raytek
- Terrible, Shocking Things (2020) - Eve Raytek
- Snap, Crackle, Pop (2019) - Eve Raytek
2020
Half-Life: Alyx (Video Game) as
Scientist (voice)
2019
Deadwood: The Movie (TV Movie) as
Joanie Stubbs
2019
The Highwaymen as
Gladys Hamer
2018
Queen Fur (TV Series)
- Pilot (2018)
2018
Infected (TV Series) as
Madison Clark
- Warriors (2018) - Madison Clark
2018
Lizzie as
Emma Borden
2015
House of Cards (TV Series) as
Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 61 (2017) - Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 47 (2016) - Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 44 (2016) - Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 38 (2015) - Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 36 (2015) - Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 34 (2015) - Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 35 (2015) - Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 33 (2015) - Kate Baldwin
- Chapter 31 (2015) - Kate Baldwin
2016
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children as
Jake's Mom
2013
Sons of Anarchy (TV Series) as
Colette Jane
- Some Strange Eruption (2014) - Colette Jane
- Poor Little Lambs (2014) - Colette Jane
- Huang Wu (2013) - Colette Jane
- John 8:32 (2013) - Colette Jane
- The Mad King (2013) - Colette Jane
- Poenitentia (2013) - Colette Jane
- Straw (2013) - Colette Jane
2014
Gone Girl as
Detective Rhonda Boney
2013
Second Sight (TV Movie) as
Samantha Wilde
2010
Treme (TV Series) as
Janette Desautel
- - To Miss New Orleans (2013) - Janette Desautel
- Sunset on Louisianne (2013) - Janette Desautel
- Dippermouth Blues (2013) - Janette Desautel
- This City (2013) - Janette Desautel
- Yes We Can Can (2013) - Janette Desautel
- Tipitina (2012) - Janette Desautel
- Poor Man's Paradise (2012) - Janette Desautel
- Don't You Leave Me Here (2012) - Janette Desautel
- Promised Land (2012) - Janette Desautel
- Careless Love (2012) - Janette Desautel
- I Thought I Heard Buddy Bolden Say (2012) - Janette Desautel
- The Greatest Love (2012) - Janette Desautel
- Me Donkey Want Water (2012) - Janette Desautel
- Saints (2012) - Janette Desautel
- Knock with Me - Rock with Me (2012) - Janette Desautel
- Do Watcha Wanna (2011) - Janette Desautel
- That's What Lovers Do (2011) - Janette Desautel
- What is New Orleans? (2011) - Janette Desautel
- Can I Change My Mind? (2011) - Janette Desautel
- Carnival Time (2011) - Janette Desautel
- Feels Like Rain (2011) - Janette Desautel
- Slip Away (2011) - Janette Desautel
- Santa Claus, Do You Ever Get the Blues? (2011) - Janette Desautel
- On Your Way Down (2011) - Janette Desautel
- Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky (2011) - Janette Desautel
- Accentuate the Positive (2011) - Janette Desautel
- I'll Fly Away (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Wish Someone Would Care (2010) - Janette Desautel
- All on a Mardi Gras Day (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Smoke My Peace Pipe (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Shallow Water, Oh Mama (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Shame, Shame, Shame (2010) - Janette Desautel
- At the Foot of Canal Street (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Right Place, Wrong Time (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Meet De Boys on the Battlefront (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Treme: Beyond Bourbon Street (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Making Of (2010) - Janette Desautel
- Do You Know What It Means (2010) - Janette Desautel
2013
White Collar (TV Series) as
Jill
- Quantico Closure (2013) - Jill
2012
At Any Price as
Irene Whipple
2011
Footloose as
Lulu Warnicker
2010
Reviving Ophelia (TV Movie) as
Le Anne
2008
Friday Night Lights (TV Series) as
Shelby Saracen
- In the Bag (2009) - Shelby Saracen
- Stay (2009) - Shelby Saracen
- The Son (2009) - Shelby Saracen
- A Sort of Homecoming (2009) - Shelby Saracen
- Tomorrow Blues (2009) - Shelby Saracen
- Underdogs (2009) - Shelby Saracen
- A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall (2008) - Shelby Saracen
- Game of the Week (2008) - Shelby Saracen
- Every Rose Has Its Thorn (2008) - Shelby Saracen
- Hello, Goodbye (2008) - Shelby Saracen
- Tami Knows Best (2008) - Shelby Saracen
2009
The Blind Side as
Mrs. Boswell
2009
One Way to Valhalla as
Jenny
2009
Flashforward (TV Series) as
Kate Stark
- 137 Sekunden (2009) - Kate Stark
2006
Lost (TV Series) as
Cassidy Phillips
- Whatever Happened, Happened (2009) - Cassidy Phillips
- Left Behind (2007) - Cassidy Phillips
- Every Man for Himself (2006) - Cassidy Phillips
- The Long Con (2006) - Cassidy Phillips
2008
1% (TV Movie) as
Rhonda
2008
12 Miles of Bad Road (TV Series) as
Jonelle Shakespeare
- Texas Stadium (2008) - Jonelle Shakespeare
- Tremors (2008) - Jonelle Shakespeare
- Pilot (2008) - Jonelle Shakespeare
- The Dirty White Girl - Jonelle Shakespeare
- Moonshadow - Jonelle Shakespeare
- Collateral Verbiage - Jonelle Shakespeare
2008
Red as
Carrie
2007
Waiting (Short) as
John's Wife (voice)
2006
Numb3rs (TV Series) as
Crystal Hoyle
- Two Daughters (2006) - Crystal Hoyle
- Spree (2006) - Crystal Hoyle
2004
Deadwood (TV Series) as
Joanie Stubbs
- Tell Him Something Pretty (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- The Catbird Seat (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- A Constant Throb (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- Amateur Night (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- Leviathan Smiles (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- Unauthorized Cinnamon (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- A Rich Find (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- A Two-Headed Beast (2006) - Joanie Stubbs (credit only)
- Full Faith and Credit (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- True Colors (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- I Am Not the Fine Man You Take Me For (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- Tell Your God to Ready for Blood (2006) - Joanie Stubbs
- Boy-the-Earth-Talks-To (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- The Whores Can Come (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- Advances, None Miraculous (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- Amalgamation and Capital (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- Childish Things (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- E.B. Was Left Out (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- Something Very Expensive (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- Complications (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- Requiem for a Gleet (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- New Money (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- A Lie Agreed Upon: Part II (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- A Lie Agreed Upon: Part I (2005) - Joanie Stubbs
- Sold Under Sin (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- Jewel's Boot Is Made for Walking (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- Mister Wu (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- No Other Sons or Daughters (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- Suffer the Little Children (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- Bullock Returns to the Camp (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- Plague (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- The Trial of Jack McCall (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- Here Was a Man (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
- Reconnoitering the Rim (2004) - Joanie Stubbs
2006
Wild Tigers I Have Known as
The Counselor
2005
Thank You for Smoking as
Jill Naylor
2004
Goodnight, Joseph Parker as
Muriel
2003
House of Sand and Fog as
Carol Burdon
2003
Out of Order (TV Series) as
Danni
- Put Me in Order (2003) - Danni
- Follow the Rat (2003) - Danni
- Losing My Religion (2003) - Danni
- The Art of Loss (2003) - Danni
- Pilot: Part Two (2003) - Danni
- Pilot: Part One (2003) - Danni
2001
Big Apple (TV Series) as
Sarah Day
- Episode #1.8 (2001) - Sarah Day
- Episode #1.7 (2001) - Sarah Day
- Follow the Blender (2001) - Sarah Day
- A Ministering Angel (2001) - Sarah Day
- A Passport to the Universe (2001) - Sarah Day
- No Good Deed (2001) - Sarah Day
- Best Laid Plans (2001) - Sarah Day
- Pilot (2001) - Sarah Day
2001
Things Behind the Sun as
Sherry
2000
The Gift as
Linda
2000
Hollow Man as
Sarah Kennedy
2000
Committed as
Jenny
1999
The White River Kid as
Apple Lisa
1998
Mercury Rising as
Stacey
1998
Great Expectations as
Maggie
1998
Zero Effect as
Gloria Sullivan
1997
Heart Full of Rain (TV Movie) as
Susan Doyle
1997
Truth or Consequences, N.M. as
Addy Monroe
1997
Spin City (TV Series) as
Veronica
- Kiss Me, Stupid (1997) - Veronica
1996
Two Mothers for Zachary (TV Movie) as
Nancy
1996
Voice from the Grave (TV Movie) as
Terry Deveroux
1996
Swift Justice (TV Series) as
Annie Peters
- Out on a Limb (1996) - Annie Peters
1995
New York News (TV Series)
- Cost of Living
1995
Palookaville as
Laurie, Russell's Girlfriend
Thanks
2013
Kuhani (Short) (special thanks)
Self
2015
Talking Dead (TV Series) as
Self / Self - Guest
- Gone (2022) - Self - Guest
- Padre/The Last Light (2021) - Self - Guest
- - I Lose Myself (2018) - Self
- No One's Gone (2018) - Self - Guest
- The Wrong Side of Where You Are Now (2018) - Self
- Just in Case (2018) - Self
- Buried (2018) - Self
- Good Out Here (2018) - Self
- Another Day in the Diamond (2018) - Self - Guest
- Wrath/What's Your Story? (2018) - Self
- Things Bad Begun/Sleigh Ride (2017) - Self - Guest
- El Matadero (2017) - Self
- This Land Is Your Land (2017) - Self
- La Serpiente (2017) - Self
- Minotaur/The Diviner (2017) - Self
- The Unveiling/Children of Wrath (2017) - Self - Guest
- Red Dirt (2017) - Self
- Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame (2017) - Self
- TEOTWAWKI (2017) - Self
- Eye of the Beholder/The New Frontier (2017) - Self
- Wrath/North (2016) - Self
- Date of Death (2016) - Self
- Pillar of Salt (2016) - Self
- Pablo & Jessica (2016) - Self
- Los Muertos (2016) - Self - Guest
- Grotesque (2016) - Self - Guest
- Shiva (2016) - Self
- Sicut Cervus (2016) - Self
- Ouroboros (2016) - Self
- We All Fall Down (2016) - Self - Guest
- Monster (2016) - Self
- Fear the Walking Dead (2015) - Self - Guest
2020
Bottomless Brunch at Colman's (Podcast Series) as
Self
- Alycia Debnam-Carey, Kim Dickens and Brett Gelman (2020) - Self
2015
Last Call with Carson Daly (TV Series) as
Self / Self - Guest
- Kim Dickens/HalfNoise/Harvey Guillen (2019) - Self
- Kim Dickens/Leslye Headland/The Jesus & Mary Chain (2015) - Self - Guest
2017
Ok! TV (TV Series) as
Self
- Episode #3.2 (2017) - Self
2016
IMDb at San Diego Comic-Con (TV Series) as
Self
- IMDb at San Diego Comic-Con 2017 (2017) - Self
- IMDb at San Diego Comic-Con 2016 (2016) - Self
2015
Good Morning America (TV Series) as
Self - Guest
- Episode dated 26 August 2016 (2016) - Self - Guest
- Episode dated 21 August 2015 (2015) - Self - Guest
2014
Today (TV Series) as
Self
- Episode dated 21 August 2015 (2015) - Self
- Episode dated 30 September 2014 (2014) - Self
2015
Extra (TV Series) as
Self
- Episode #21.249 (2015) - Self
2015
Entertainment Tonight (TV Series) as
Self
- Episode dated 12 August 2015 (2015) - Self
2015
Carpe Diem: The Final Season of Sons of Anarchy (Video documentary) as
Self
2014
IMDb: What to Watch (TV Series documentary) as
Self
- Gone Girl (2014) - Self
2014
Made in Hollywood (TV Series) as
Self
- Episode #10.3 (2014) - Self
2014
Special Look (TV Series) as
Self
- Gone Girl (2014) - Self
2012
Everybody Cut: The Stars of 'Footloose' (Video documentary short) as
Self
2007
13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) as
Self - Nominee
2002
Seitenblicke (TV Series documentary) as
Self
- Episode dated 17 April 2002 (2002) - Self
2002
The 2002 IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special documentary) as
Self - Nominee
2000
Fleshing Out the 'Hollow Man' (Video documentary short) as
Self
2000
Hollow Man: Anatomy of a Thriller (Video documentary short) as
Self
2000
2000 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards (TV Special documentary) as
Self
1999
Watch the Mercury Rising (Video documentary short) as
Self
Archive Footage
2022
Fear the Walking Dead (TV Series) as
Madison Clark
- Amina (2022) - Madison Clark (uncredited)
2009
Lost: A Journey in Time (TV Movie) as
Cassidy Phillips (uncredited)
2009
Lost: The Story of the Oceanic 6 (TV Movie) as
Cassidy Phillips (uncredited)
2009
Lost: Destiny Calls (TV Movie documentary) as
Cassidy Phillips (uncredited)

References

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