Kim played the "Smart Doctor" in a Canadian commercial for Benalyn Cough Syrup in the early 90's, and made history as the first Canadian woman of African descent, to be the speaking lead in a national ad campaign.
Kim won a Harold Award for Theatre in 1996.
Her cousin is actor Richard Leacock.
Kim was born in Toronto, Canada. Her mother is from the creole Island of Dominica and her late father was from Jamaica.