Grace Lynn Kung | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Paula Wilson

Grace Lynn Kung

Toronto, Canada
Height: 5'4" (162cm)
Playing Age: 25 - 30 years
Eye Colour: Green
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Long
Voice Character: Earthy
Unions: Equity, ACTRA, CAEA
Role Types: Chinese, Mixed Race, Oriental

Credits

Grace Lynn Kung | Sainou Talent Agency London

2011- Nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Comedic Role at this year’s 26th Annual Gemini Awards

Film
THE DEATH (AND LIFE) OF CARL NAARDLINGER, directed by Katherine Schlemmer
Claire, BIRDLAND, Acqua Film, Peter Lynch
Eve, PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL MONOGAMIST, John Mitchell & Christina Zeidler
Diane, CUBICLE WARRIORS, Lumanity Pictures, Jeff Stephenson
Waiting, ONE WEEK, Mongrel Media/T_l_film Canada, Michael McGowan
Betty, AWAY FROM HER, Lionsgate/Le Fabrique de Films, Sarah Polley
Esther Yang, BLUE STATE, Eagle Vision/Paquin Films, Marshall Lewy
Elevator Gal, P2, Summit Entertainment/Tartan Films, Franck Khalfoun
Winnie, FUNNY BUSINESS, Canadian Film Centre, David Ostry
Gin-Rei, SUPER ZERO, Canadian Film Centre, Craig Wallace / Rory Kenny
Lauren, LOST AND DELERIOUS, Peccadillo Pictures/Lionsgate/PPR Films/Seville, Lea Pool
Sasha, HYPERCUBE, Lionsgate/Home Entertainment/Kinowelt/Trimark, Andrzej Sekula

Television
HEARTLAND, CBC, Dawn Wilkinson
Heather (Series Regular), HARD ROCK MEDICAL, Carte Blanche Films, Derek Diorio
Evil Teddy, ODD SQUAD, Fred Rogers Company for PBS, Timothy McKeon
Grace, THE STRAIN (Guillermo del Toro), Mirada for FX
Sara Bell (series), THE LOTTERY, Grady Twin Productions, Matt Earl Beesley
DEGRASSI, Nickelodeon, Mitch Ness
THE LISTENER, CTV, Charles Biname
JoJo Kwan, INSECURITY (Series 1 & 2 Lead Regular), CBC / Verit Films, Robert de Lint
Meeri, BEING ERICA (Series 1 & 2 Lead Regular), CBC, Various Directors
Jill, RETAIL, Showcase / Frantic Films, Shawn Alex Thompson
Allison, HOUSE PARTY (Series Lead Regular), The Comedy Network / Farpoint Films, John Barnard
Jill, RETAIL, Pilot for CBC, Shawn Alex Thompson
Lab Tech, THE BORDER, Kanal 2 / CBC / Veronica, Michael DeCarlo
The Bad Ass, BILLABLE HOURS, Showcase / Temple Street, Ron Murphy
Nurse Friendly, STIR OF ECHOES, Sony Pictures / Lionsgate, Ernie Barbarash
Emily Lu, SLINGS & ARROWS, Sundance / Mongrel Media / TMN / Rhombus, Peter Wellington
Belinda, G-SPOT, Universal / Serendipity / TMN, Shawn Alex Thompson
Donna, NIGHT OF TERROR, Marvista Entertainment / Lifetime, William Tannen
April, PLAGUE CITY, CTV / Telefilm Canada, David Wu
Lavender Blue, OPEN HOUSE, CBS, Arvin Brown

Theatre
SEMINAR, Izzy, Royal MTC and Mirvish Productions
Lead, LA RONDE, Soulpepper, Alan Dilworth
Lead, KIM’S CONVENIENCE, Soulpepper, Albert Schultz
Lead, UNTITLED MADAME MAO PROJECT, Paul Thompson
Lydia/Channelle, UNTITLED WORK, Canadian Stage Company, Judith Thompson
Denise, PROBLEM CHILD, Canadian Repetory Theatre, Ken Gass
Irene, A NANKING WINTER, Nightwood Theatre/Factory Theatre, Ruth Madoc-Jones
8, PAPER SERIES, Fu-Gen Theatre, Nina Lee-Aquino
Heather Yu, HEAT LIGHTNING, Native Earth Performing Arts, David Ferry
Umma, KIM’S CONVENIENCE, Word On The Street, Jovanni Sy
Fan Ying, MADNESS IN THE SQUARE, Cahoots Theatre Company, Jovanni Sy
Margurite, MYTH, Propaganda and Disaster, Ken Gass
Binkie Wilson, THE THREE B’S, BMT, Shane Anderson
Gloria, BROKEN HEARTED, Nightwood Theatre, Yvette Nolan
Mimi, SINGKIL, Fu-Gen Theatre, Nina Lee-Aquino
Journeying, UNTITLED CHALMERS PROJECT, Rapier Wit, Richard Lee
Electra, ORESTES, Studio 139, Fluerette Fernando
Mildred Haviland, THE LADY IN THE LAKE, Studio 139, David Rotenberg
Betty, BETTY’S SUMMER VACATION, Theatre@York, Dawn Naser
Mrs Temptwell, THE GRACE OF MARY TRAVERSE, Theatre@York, Lynn Howard

Radio
Mai, THE HILL, CBC, Greg Sinclair

Skills

Accents & Dialects * = native

American-California, American-East Coast, American-Midwest, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, American-West Coast, American-Western States, Asian, Canadian, Chinese, Filipino, French, French Canadian, Japanese, Korean, London, RP, Thai

Languages * = mother tongue

English, Mandarin, Sign Language

Performance

ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Voice Over

Vehicle Licences

Car Driving Licence
Grace Lynn Kung | Sainou Talent Agency London (c) Paula Wilson

Grace Lynn Kung

Toronto, Canada


Overview

Canadian born Grace Lynn Kung is the star of InSecurity for which she received a Gemini Award nomination for Best Performance by a Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.

Other notable credits include Birdland, Hard Rock Medical, The Strain and lead/ regular Meeri in Being Erica; House Party, Slings and Arrows & P2.

Grace Lynn Kung | Sainou Talent Agency London

2011- Nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Comedic Role at this year’s 26th Annual Gemini Awards

Film
THE DEATH (AND LIFE) OF CARL NAARDLINGER, directed by Katherine Schlemmer
Claire, BIRDLAND, Acqua Film, Peter Lynch
Eve, PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL MONOGAMIST, John Mitchell & Christina Zeidler
Diane, CUBICLE WARRIORS, Lumanity Pictures, Jeff Stephenson
Waiting, ONE WEEK, Mongrel Media/T_l_film Canada, Michael McGowan
Betty, AWAY FROM HER, Lionsgate/Le Fabrique de Films, Sarah Polley
Esther Yang, BLUE STATE, Eagle Vision/Paquin Films, Marshall Lewy
Elevator Gal, P2, Summit Entertainment/Tartan Films, Franck Khalfoun
Winnie, FUNNY BUSINESS, Canadian Film Centre, David Ostry
Gin-Rei, SUPER ZERO, Canadian Film Centre, Craig Wallace / Rory Kenny
Lauren, LOST AND DELERIOUS, Peccadillo Pictures/Lionsgate/PPR Films/Seville, Lea Pool
Sasha, HYPERCUBE, Lionsgate/Home Entertainment/Kinowelt/Trimark, Andrzej Sekula

Television
HEARTLAND, CBC, Dawn Wilkinson
Heather (Series Regular), HARD ROCK MEDICAL, Carte Blanche Films, Derek Diorio
Evil Teddy, ODD SQUAD, Fred Rogers Company for PBS, Timothy McKeon
Grace, THE STRAIN (Guillermo del Toro), Mirada for FX
Sara Bell (series), THE LOTTERY, Grady Twin Productions, Matt Earl Beesley
DEGRASSI, Nickelodeon, Mitch Ness
THE LISTENER, CTV, Charles Biname
JoJo Kwan, INSECURITY (Series 1 & 2 Lead Regular), CBC / Verit Films, Robert de Lint
Meeri, BEING ERICA (Series 1 & 2 Lead Regular), CBC, Various Directors
Jill, RETAIL, Showcase / Frantic Films, Shawn Alex Thompson
Allison, HOUSE PARTY (Series Lead Regular), The Comedy Network / Farpoint Films, John Barnard
Jill, RETAIL, Pilot for CBC, Shawn Alex Thompson
Lab Tech, THE BORDER, Kanal 2 / CBC / Veronica, Michael DeCarlo
The Bad Ass, BILLABLE HOURS, Showcase / Temple Street, Ron Murphy
Nurse Friendly, STIR OF ECHOES, Sony Pictures / Lionsgate, Ernie Barbarash
Emily Lu, SLINGS & ARROWS, Sundance / Mongrel Media / TMN / Rhombus, Peter Wellington
Belinda, G-SPOT, Universal / Serendipity / TMN, Shawn Alex Thompson
Donna, NIGHT OF TERROR, Marvista Entertainment / Lifetime, William Tannen
April, PLAGUE CITY, CTV / Telefilm Canada, David Wu
Lavender Blue, OPEN HOUSE, CBS, Arvin Brown

Theatre
SEMINAR, Izzy, Royal MTC and Mirvish Productions
Lead, LA RONDE, Soulpepper, Alan Dilworth
Lead, KIM’S CONVENIENCE, Soulpepper, Albert Schultz
Lead, UNTITLED MADAME MAO PROJECT, Paul Thompson
Lydia/Channelle, UNTITLED WORK, Canadian Stage Company, Judith Thompson
Denise, PROBLEM CHILD, Canadian Repetory Theatre, Ken Gass
Irene, A NANKING WINTER, Nightwood Theatre/Factory Theatre, Ruth Madoc-Jones
8, PAPER SERIES, Fu-Gen Theatre, Nina Lee-Aquino
Heather Yu, HEAT LIGHTNING, Native Earth Performing Arts, David Ferry
Umma, KIM’S CONVENIENCE, Word On The Street, Jovanni Sy
Fan Ying, MADNESS IN THE SQUARE, Cahoots Theatre Company, Jovanni Sy
Margurite, MYTH, Propaganda and Disaster, Ken Gass
Binkie Wilson, THE THREE B’S, BMT, Shane Anderson
Gloria, BROKEN HEARTED, Nightwood Theatre, Yvette Nolan
Mimi, SINGKIL, Fu-Gen Theatre, Nina Lee-Aquino
Journeying, UNTITLED CHALMERS PROJECT, Rapier Wit, Richard Lee
Electra, ORESTES, Studio 139, Fluerette Fernando
Mildred Haviland, THE LADY IN THE LAKE, Studio 139, David Rotenberg
Betty, BETTY’S SUMMER VACATION, Theatre@York, Dawn Naser
Mrs Temptwell, THE GRACE OF MARY TRAVERSE, Theatre@York, Lynn Howard

Radio
Mai, THE HILL, CBC, Greg Sinclair

About

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Characteristics
Height: 5'4" (162cm)
Playing Age: 25 - 30 years
Eye Colour: Green
Hair Colour: Black
Hair Length: Long
Voice Character: Earthy
Unions: Equity, ACTRA, CAEA
Role Types: Chinese, Mixed Race, Oriental
Skills
Accents & Dialects
* = native
American-California, American-East Coast, American-Midwest, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, American-West Coast, American-Western States, Asian, Canadian, Chinese, Filipino, French, French Canadian, Japanese, Korean, London, RP, Thai
Languages
* = mother tongue
English, Mandarin, Sign Language
Performance ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Audio Drama, Voice Over
Vehicle Licences Car Driving Licence