Kimberlin Brown

Kimberlin Brown

(Episode #1294 – 2891; #3804 – 3918; 7604 – Present)

Kimberlin Brown portrays the scheming villainess “Sheila Carter”, former wife of “Eric Forrester” (portrayed by original cast member, John McCook), and nemesis to virtually every past character on the THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
The character of “Sheila Carter” originated on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL’s sister show, The Young and the Restless in 1990. In 1992, “Sheila” appeared on B&B and soon began wreaking havoc in Los Angeles within members of the Forrester family. The character of “Sheila” has crossed over to both shows several times throughout the past three decades.

A legendary character and actress in Daytime television, Brown was voted “Outstanding Villainess” at the 1992 and 1994 Soap Opera Digest Awards, and was nominated for the same category in 1993, 1995, and 1996. She also received a 1992 Emmy Award nomination for “Outstanding Supporting Actress” for this iconic role.

Born in Hayward, California, Brown was discovered by famed modeling agent Nina Blanchard. It took almost a year of soul searching for her to decide if she really wanted to give up her dream of being an architect, before she moved to Los Angeles. The modeling work came quickly, and Brown jetted off to model in Tokyo, Milan and Paris.

Upon her return to the United States, she decided to give acting a try. Brown guest starred in numerous television series including Matt Houston, T.J. Hooker, and Hawaiian Heat, all the while taking acting classes. She soon booked an appearance on the drama Capitol, which led to a series of roles on Daytime television including, Santa Barbara, Another World, Port Charles, General Hospital, One Life to Live, and All My Children in addition to The Young and the Restless and THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL. She has also appeared in guest starring roles on Six Feet Under, Dragnet, and Diagnosis Murder.

In addition, Brown has had featured roles in the films Who’s That Girl, Eye Of The Tiger and 18 Again.

Brown resides in Southern California with her husband and two children. In addition to being a celebrated actress, she owns her own interior design firm she and her husband own and operate a working avocado farm. She celebrates her birthday on June 29th.