Kim Shaw Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 13 May, 2021
Facts of Kim Shaw
Date of Birth: 1984 , May-20
Age: 37 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Kim Shaw
Birth Name Kim Shaw
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Like Father, Like Son, Distancing Socially, As Gouda as it Gets
Net Worth $1.5 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Face Color Fair
Famous for Saving Hope, I Just Want My Pants Back
Boyfriend Mike Giepert
Married No
Children No
Education Lake Brantley High School, American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies The Babysitters, Sex and the City, Animals, Christine
TV Show Saving Hope, Audrey, I Just Want My Pants Back Them: Covenant
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The Canadian-born- American actress Kim Shaw became professional in 1991, working in stage productions. Shaw made her TV debut in 2006 from Gamekillers (TV film) and in Law & Order (TV series), that followed her success with notable roles in The Good Wife (2009), I Just Want My Pants Back (2011), and Saving Hope (2014-15). Moreover, the American Academy of Dramatic Arts graduate has worked in a number of feature films; some of the critically acclaimed ones include Snake and Mongoose (2013), Animals (2014), and Christine (2016).

Early Life & Education

Kim Shaw was born on May 20, 1984, in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, and grew up in Miami and Longwood, Florida. As per IMDB, she became an American citizen in 1998 at the age of 14.

An attendant of Lake Brantley High School, Shaw was studying Criminal Psychologist before her move to New York, where she American Academy of Dramatic Arts & graduated in 2004.

How Old Is Kim Shaw In 2021?

As of May 2021The Good Wife actress is 36 years old and has a height of 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm).

Acting Debut and Breakthrough- Hallmark Movies

Following 2 years of graduation with a theatre degree & some stints in stage productions, Kim Shaw made her on-screen debut in 2006 at the age of 22 in the TV film Gamekillers and  TV series Law & Order. In 2007, she made her lead role debut as Jenny Chambers in the independent film Greetings from the Shore.

Thereafter, the American actress added an acting portfolio with her appearances in films: The Babysitters (2007), Sex and the City (2008) Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009) and She's Out of My League (2010).

CAPTION: American actress Kim Shaw got career breakthrough with I Just Want My Pants SOURCE: [email protected]

As for a fact, she portrayed a brief role of Valentine's Night Waitress in th romantic comedy Sex and the City, which is her highest-grossing film. The movie starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Kim Cattrall, Kristin Davis, and Candice Bergen collected $418.8 million at the box office.

Her most critically acclaimed films are Snake and Mongoose (2013), Animals (2014), and Christine (2016).

Notable Attention With 'I Just Want My Pants Back' and 'Saving Hope'

Having worked in a guest role in Cupid (2009) and White Collar (2009), Kim got TV attention through her recurring role as Amber Madison in The Good Wife (2009, 3 episodes). Then, it was her role as Tina in I Just Want My Pants Back (2011, 13 episodes) that got her career hype & key to doors of opportunities. 


After a brief appearance in How I Met Your Mother (2012), Audrey (2013, 6 episodes), Two and a Half Men (2013),  Anger Mangement (2013), and NCIS (2014), Shaw landed in another notable role as Dr. Cassie Williams in Saving Hope (2015- 2017). Reportedly, she worked in 33 episodes of Season 4 & 5 of the latter series alongside Erica Durance, Michael Shanks, and Daniel Gillies.

Then, I Just Want My Pants Back star worked in the TV series Blue Bloods (2018) and Them: Covenant (2020), while her TV film credits are Engaged to a Psycho (2018), Rent-an-Elf (2018), Christmas Scavenger Hunt (2019), and Abducted on Air (2020).

Career Update: What Is Shaw Currently Doing?

Kim Shaw appeared in the 2020 film Christmas on the Menu, released on December 18, 2020. In her upcoming project, she will appear as Amanda in Like Father, Like Son (short film) and as Rachel in Distancing Socially; both are currently under post-production.

Moreover, the IMDb reports that she is filming the TV movie As Gouda as it Gets starring Clayton James and Tara Joshi. Similarly, the actress via Instagram revealed that she is going to be part of the third season of Netflix hit You. 

Net Worth And Earnings In 2021

Online sources estimate Kim Shaw's net worth at $1.5 million in May 2021. Without a doubt, the Canadian-born American actress accumulated her fortune through the acting career of over a decade. She notably worked in the TV series The Good Wife, I Just Want My Pants Back, and Saving Hope and acclaimed films such as Animals and Christine.

An actor in the United States can sum up to $57,000 per year on average, which varies in accordance with the size of the project, acting experience & fame.

Relationship Status- Who Is Kim Shaw Dating?

An avid user of Instagram & Twitter, Kim Shaw seems not shy about revealing her relationship to the public. Reportedly, the American actress is dating her boyfriend named Mike Giepert. He is a creative director & has an Instagram account with the handle (@giepert).

Online sources estimate that Shaw and Giepert are dating since 2013 and often post adorable moments on her Instagram (@itsmekimshaw) with over 4K followers. The duo is yet to report on their engagement or has any plans to get married anytime soon.

CAPTION: Kim Shaw and her boyfriend SOURCE: Instagram @itsmekimshaw

Prior to Mike, she was allegedly in a one-year relationship with a man named Igor in 2011. Moreover, in 2010, Shaw made highlights with a dating story with actor Stephen Schneider after they were spotted together on Las Vegas red carpet.


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